OAVT Ottawa Symposium 2019

Saturday, September 21, 2019 - Ottawa Conference & Events Centre

Join the OAVT for our second OAVT Symposium in Ottawa! RVTs will receive 6 CE credits for attending the full event. In the morning, a main general session will showcase Dr. Allison Wara who will speak on the topic of nutrition. In the afternoon, attendees will be able to choose to attend either the Cardiology focused track or the Cytology focused track.

Event Pricing

   Early Bird*
Regular Rate
 OAVT Member
$70  $90
 Non-Member $80 $80


*Early Bird pricing available until September 1, 2019.



Inquiries: conference@oavt.org

Event Terms & Conditions.


Event Schedule

Time Event
8:30am - 9:00am
Registration & Breakfast
9:00am - 12:00pm

Nutrition General Session

Sponsored by:


Dr. Allison Wara from Royal Canin will host a morning focused on nutrition. Dr. Wara will cover common nutrition-related cases that RVTs are most likely to encounter in clinic. By the end of the morning, all attendees will be able to leave with key learnings regarding the importance of nutrition plans as well as how to create and implement these plans with clients.
12:00pm - 1:00pm
 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Cytology Focus Cardiology Focus
This track will cover a range of topics related to cytology in the clinic. RVTs will received troubleshooting techniques for slide prep, as well as tips and tricks for identifying sample structures under the microscope. Corene Murphy, RVT VTS (Cardiology) will present a series of interactive sessions about reading ECGs accurately, assessing heart and lung sounds, and reviewing some of the more common heart diseases that affect cats and dogs.

Content and speakers are subject to change.


Is there a topic you are desperate to learn about? Let us know!

Are you interested in sponsoring the event? Contact Catrina Watson for more information.

OAVT Platinum Sponsors