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Colic Surgery for the Colic Surgeon

08 Jul 2024 09:00 - 17:00

Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies,
EH25 9RG

We're just putting the finishing touches to this course, to be the first to find out when more information is available, please complete our register interest form.

Register interest

Please be aware as we are still finalising this course the date is subject to change.

course type
In Person
CPD hours
course level

About the course

This is an advanced course suitable for surgeons and surgical residents who perform colic surgery.

Although the emphasis is on small intestinal resection and anastomosis, topics will include typhlotomy, and revision of jejunocaecostomy, deep ileal resection or inversion, large colon resection and anastomosis, small colon resection and anastomosis, correction of caecocolic intussusception, jejunocolostomy, gastrotomy, small intestinal enterotomy, epiploic foramen enlargement, epiploic foramen closure with mesh, repeat celiotomy, complications of colic surgery, complicated abdominal access, aftercare, and ultrasonographic examination.

Course leaders


Padraig Kelly MVB DipECVS MRCVS, University of Edinburgh

The other speakers for this course will be confirmed shortly.

Course prices

The prices for this course will be confirmed shortly.

Terms and conditions

  • If you book a place on a BEVA CPD course and are unable to attend due to any Covid-19 related issue you will receive a credit for the amount you paid. This credit can be used for any BEVA CPD and will be valid for a year from the date of issue. Please contact us as soon as possible if you are unable to attend a course.
  • If BEVA are required to cancel or postpone a course for any reason, you can opt to receive a full refund or receive a credit for a future BEVA CPD course (valid for a year from the date of issue).
  • A full refund will be made, less a 10% administration charge, if cancellation is more than 6 weeks before the start of the course
  • A refund cannot be guaranteed if cancellation is less than 6 weeks before the start of the course. A refund will be made if BEVA can resell the place, less a 20% administration charge. 
  • Booked places can be transferred to another person free of charge. If the transferee is not a BEVA member they will be liable for the difference between the member and non-member rate.
  • All delegates must have appropriate liability and professional indemnity insurance. 
  • Delegates must bring appropriate safety wear (coveralls, hard hats, boots etc) to courses involving practical sessions.
  • BEVA may pass contact details of delegates to the organisers or sponsors of the course unless the delegate has specified otherwise.
  • All delegates self-certify that they are a qualified veterinary surgeon or veterinary nurse and qualified to undertake the procedures being taught. Where the delegate is in training for such a qualification BEVA must be made aware of their training status at the time of booking.

By registering for this event, you accept the above terms and conditions.