Intro Seminar Overview
Clinical Application to TCVM and Integrative Medicine is an introductory seminar which covers the Fundamental Principles of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine (TCVM) and the two major branches of TCVM: Veterinary Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine. These seminars take place throughout the year in multiple locations. This seminar is presented for Small Animal and Equine practitioners, with two track options for a total of up to 14 RACE-approved CE hours.
These seminars are not only valuable for veterinarians new to integrative veterinary medicine modalities, but can be a refresher course for those who may have studied it years ago. With these seminars participants will be able to:
- Learn clinical tips and applications for veterinary acupuncture.
- Evaluate the fundamental principles of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine (TCVM) including Yin-Yang and Five Elements.
- Understand how to use Veterinary Acupuncture for pain management.
Clinical Application to TCVM and Integrative Medicine
Taught in English
For veterinarians & veterinary students only
up to 14 RACE approved CE hours
Small Animal Practice
Intro to Acupuncture
What are Acupuncture Points & Meridians?
Five Elements & Clinical Applications
Acupuncture for Pain Management and Osteoarthritis
Using Chinese Herbal Medicine in Small Animal Practice
How to Start an Acupuncture Practice
Intro to Acupuncture and Medical Manipulation
Introduction to Veterinary Medical Spinal Manipulation (VMM)
Veterinary Medical Manipulation (VMM) in Equine Practice
Top 10 Chinese Herbal Medicines for Horses
An Introduction to Equine Acupuncture
Acupuncture Cookbook for Equine Conditions
Acupuncture for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Equine Lameness
DVM, MS, DACVSMR, CVA, CCRP, CVMMP, CVCH, CVFT
Dr. Ronald Koh received his veterinary degree in Taiwan in 2006 and later completed a specialty internship followed by a master’s program in acupuncture at the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine. Prior to joining UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine in 2020, he spent 6.5 years on the faculty of the Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine, where he served as an assistant professor (2015-2020) and a service chief of Integrative Medicine and Rehabilitation Service. He is certified in acupuncture, rehabilitation, herbal therapy, and medical manipulation. He completed his residency in Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation in 2019. His research and clinical focus have been on integrative and rehabilitative medicine therapies for pain management, orthopedic impairments, neurological deficits, geriatric conditions, and palliative/hospice care. His focus within TCVM is using traditional, scalp, and topographic acupuncture, along with herbal medicine for neurological conditions. He lectures on TCVM, integrative medicine, and rehabilitation for veterinary schools, conferences, and general public events. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with family, hiking, and traveling.
Schedule & Tuition
Small Animal Intro Class
On-site in Redding, CA
Nov 5, 2022
The McConnell Foundation
800 Shasta View Drive
Redding, CA 96003
9:00AM - 10:30AM
10:30AM - 11:00AM
11:00AM - 12:30PM
12:30PM - 1:30PM
1:30PM - 3:30PM
3:30PM - 4:00PM
4:00PM - 5:30PM
Equine Intro Class
Nov 5, 2022 - Jan 15, 2023
Payment is due upon enrollment of the course
Register for Both Intro Seminars