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Tuition and Dates
 Conventional Small Animal Portion
 $750
 Conventional Equine Portion
 $750
 Both Conventional Portions
 $1300
 TCVM Ophthalmology
 $550
 Registering both TCVM and either Conventional Portion  -$200
 Online Course Dates
2017 Online CE Course Dates  March 17 - July 17, 2018
2017 Online MS Course Dates May 1 - August 21, 2017
2018 Online CE Course Dates March 17 - July 17, 2018

 

A one-time non-refundable $100 application fee is required of all new students of the Chi Institute. Registration will not be processed without payment of the application fee.

Conventional Course Syllabus

This course will be available online. Students may choose to take the Small Animal portion, Equine portion or both.

Small Animal 23 CE Hours
Lecture 
Topic 
 1-3  Eye Exam in Small Animals
 4-7
 Orbit and Conjunctiva, Eyelids and Lacrimal System
 8-11
 Cornea
12-15  Uvea, Glaucoma
 16-21  Lens, Retina, Ocular Manifestations of Systemic Diseases
22-25  Exotics, Feline Ophthalmology

Large Animal 22 CE Hours
Lecture
Topic 
1-3  Examination of the Horse Eye, Foal Eye Problems
4-7
 Eyelids, Orbit, Lacrimal, Conjunctiva, Nictitans
8-11  Corneal Ulcers in Horses: Superficial, Deep, Melting, Fungal
12-15
 Nonulcerative Keratopathies, EK, SCC, FB, Stromal Abscesses
 16-18

 ERU, Other Uveal Problems

19-22
 Glaucoma, Lens, Retina and Optic Nerve, Ocular Manifestations of Systemic Diseases
TCVM Ophthalmology Syllabus

This course will be available online. 

16 Hours
Lecture Topic  Speaker
1  Introduction to TCVM Ophthalmology Dr. Shen Xie
2-4 TCVM for Corneal Disease in Horses
5-6 TCVM for Equine Recurrent Uveitis and Conjunctivitis/Blepharitis
7 TCVM for Glaucoma, Cataracts and Others in Horses
8-9 TCVM for KCS (Dry Eye) in Small Animals
10 TCVM for  Corneal ulcers and Uveitis in Small Animals
11  TCVM for Glaucoma and Cataracts in Small Animals
12 TCVM for Pinkeye, Herpesvirus, Pannus and Others in Small Animals
13-16 Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine for the Treatment of Eye Disorders in Small Animals Dr. Han-wen Cheng