Tuition and Dates
 Conventional Small Animal Portion
 Conventional Equine Portion
 Both Conventional Portions
 TCVM Ophthalmology
 Registering both TCVM and either Conventional Portion  -$200
 Online Course Dates
2019 Online CE Course Dates May 17 - Aug. 17, 2019


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
 1-3  Eye Exam in Small Animals
 Orbit and Conjunctiva, Eyelids and Lacrimal System
12-15  Uvea, Glaucoma
 16-21  Lens, Retina, Ocular Manifestations of Systemic Diseases
22-25  Exotics, Feline Ophthalmology

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

 ERU, Other Uveal Problems

 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