Technician Workshop Schedule

Thursday, October 17th

TIME SESSION/PRESENTERTOPIC
8:00 am - 12:00 pm Morning Workshop for TechniciansDiagnositic Cytology for Technicians
1:00 pm - 2:15 pm Conference Welcome
Keynote Address
2:30 pm - 5:00 pm Afternoon Workshop for TechniciansIntegration of Cannabis into Cancer Therapy:
A new tool for better outcomes
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm Welcome Reception


Friday, October 18th

TIMESESSION/PRESENTERTOPIC
6:45 am - 7:55 am Breakfast Presentation
8:00 am - 10:00 amHazardous Drug Handling
10:00 am - 10:30 am Morning Break
10:30 am - 11:25 amCytology and Histopath Testing
11:30 am - 12:25 pmAdvanced Testing
12:30 pm - 2:00 pmVTCS Lunch & Business Meeting
2:05 pm - 3:00 pmElectrochemotherapy
3:00 pm - 3:30 pmPM BREAK
3:30 pm - 4:25 pm Osteosarcoma management and limb salvage procedures
4:30 pm - 5:25 pmImaging interpretation


Saturday, October 19th

TIMESESSION/PRESENTERTOPIC
6:45 am - 7:45 amBreakfast presentation
8:00 am - 9:00 amKeynote Presentation
9:05 am - 9:20 am Case Report 1
9:20 am - 9:35 am Case Report 2
9:35 am - 9:50 am Case Report 3
Beginning Track: Most appropriate for technicians with limited oncology experience.
Advanced Track: Most appropriate for technicians with advanced oncology experience.
9:55 am - 10:45 am Beginning Track: Medical Oncology: An Introduction
9:55 am - 10:45 amAdvanced Track: Immunotherapy
10:45 am - 11:05 amAM BREAK
11:05 am - 12:00 pmBeginning Track: Radiation Oncology: An Introduction
11:05 am - 12:00 pmAdvanced Track: Advanced Radiation Concepts
12:00 pm - 2:00 pmVCS Membership Lunch
2:10 pm - 3:00 pmBeginning Track: Chemotherapy basics
2:10 pm - 3:00 pm Advanced Track: PALLADIA: How it works and its many uses in dogs and cats
3:00 pm - 3:30 pmPM BREAK
3:30 pm - 5:00 pmCompassion/Grief/Burnout: Clients Role Play