Past Events and CE


Past Events – 2020

Kristina Gronkiewicz, DVM, MS, DACVO

Canine Ocular Neoplasia

Kristina Gronkiewicz, DVM, MS, DACVO
Wednesday, December 16th, 2020

Annie Chih, DVM, DACVECC

CPR: How to Recover

Annie Chih, DVM, DACVECC
Wednesday, November 11th, 2020

Brittany Evans, DVM, MS

Feline Alimentary/Gastrointestinal Lymphoma

Brittany Evans, DVM, MS (Practice Limited to Oncology)
Wednesday, October 28th, 2020

Shane Turner, DVM

Managing Respiratory Distress – WSVMA Webinar

Shane Turner, DVM
Tuesday, October 20th, 2020

How to quickly and safely obtain a diagnosis and initiate treatment for a variety of respiratory diseases.

Heather Edginton, DVM, DACVD

A Tale of Two Allergies – An Analysis of Allergies in a Feline and Canine Patient

Heather Edginton, DVM, DACVD
Monday, September 28th, 2020

We are proud sponsors of the Nine Lives Gala

September 13th to 19th, 2020

We are excited to be a sponsor for the Seattle Area Feline Rescue’s (SAFe) Nine Lives Gala! From Sunday, September 13th to Saturday, September 19th, SAFe is hosting a series of celebrations that will bring together different parts of our cat-loving community, ending with their Virtual Gala on Saturday, September 19th at 7PM.

We are proud sponsors for PAWSwalk 2020 – Exercise your Heart for Animals

August 9th to 29th, 2020

PAWSwalk 2020 is a 21-day wellness challenge for you to complete from the safety and comfort of home. Together, we will exercise our hearts for animals and raise funds so cats, dogs and wild animals can get the critical care they need to go home and thrive.

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Annual Fur Wheel Drive

Sunday, August 16th, 2020

It’s time again for the Animal Medical Center of Seattle’s annual Fur Wheel Drive, where we fill our car with donations to benefit the Seattle Animal Shelter Foundation’s Furry 5k event. The good news is that this year, the Furry 5k will be going virtual on Sunday, August 16th, which means you can join the 5k wherever you feel safe! 

Donations for the Fur Wheel Drive can be dropped off until Saturday, August 15th at the below pet stores:

Crown Hill Pet Supply
9053 Holman Rd NW, Seattle, WA 98117

Pet Adventure
22803 44th Ave W, Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043

If you’re attending the Furry 5k event, you can also drop off wish list* donations when you pick up your packets at the below locations on the specified day and time:
Thursday: 8/13 – 4-7pm – at Just Food for Dogs (513 Westlake Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109)
Friday: 8/14 – 3-7pm – at MudBay Greenwood (8532 1st Ave NW, Seattle, WA 98117)
Saturday: 8/15 – 10-3pm – at Seattle Animal Shelter (2061 15th Ave W, Seattle, WA 98119)

Austin Kerns, DVM, MS, DACVIM

Feline Spinal Cord Diseases

Austin Kerns, DVM, MS, DACVIM (Neurology)

Diane Carle, DVM, DAVDC

Understanding and Treating Periodontal Disease for the General Practitioner

Diane Carle, DVM, DAVDC

Tanya Donovan, DVM, DACVIM

Urinary Tract Nutraceuticals Webinar

Tanya Donovan, DVM, DACVIM

Diet and Supplements for Managing Chronic Renal Disease

Kristina Gronkiewicz, DVM, MS, DACVO

Webinar on Feline Corneal Disease: Herpes, Sequestrums and More…

Kristina Gronkiewicz, DVM, MS, DACVO
Tuesday, May 12th, 2020

This is a one hour presentation on corneal disease in cats. Although Feline Herpes Virus-1 will be a primary focus, the diagnosis and treatment of other conditions such as corneal sequestrum, eosinophilic keratoconjunctivitis and acute bullous keratopathy will be discussed.

A Merry Mishmash of Medicine – Webinar Edition

Four of our specialists will be doing online CE lectures through the Washington State Veterinary Medical Association (WSVMA) on select Wednesdays throughout April!

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Neurolocalization: Tips and Tricks

by Austin Kerns, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology) – CBD and Neurological Disease

Overview of neurolocalization, with emphasis on common neurologic presentations and helpful tips.

FREE for Members | $15 for Non-Members

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Canine Corneal Ulcers and Glaucoma: The Bread and Butter of Ophthalmic Emergencies

by Kristina Gronkiewicz, DVM, MS, DACVO

Which ulcers should be derided? What are differences in the management of primary versus secondary glaucoma? This lecture will answer these questions and more, covering current diagnostic and treatment plans for canine corneal ulcers and glaucoma.

FREE for Members | $15 for Non-Members

Wednesday, April 22, 2020


by Beryl Swanson, DVM, MS, DACVIM (Neurology)

Join Dr. Swanson for a discussion about causes and treatment of seizures.

FREE for Members | $15 for Non-Members

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Dental Radiograph Interpretation

by Diane Carle, DVM, DAVDC

Join Dr. Carle for an interactive session on interpreting intraoral radiographs. We will start with a brief overview of what is essential for taking diagnostic dental radiographs as well as a review of radiographic dental anatomy. Dr. Carle will present radiographs of common and uncommon dental conditions and we will discuss our findings and diagnoses. We will also discuss how to distinguish between radiographic artifacts and true pathology. Audience participation will be encouraged.

FREE for Members | $15 for Non-Members

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Coats for Homeless Dogs

We are excited to be partnering with the Doney Coe Pet Clinic again to help the pets of the homeless stay warm by providing them with new or gently used sweaters and jackets. We have a donation bin located inside of our hospital at 17518 15th Ave NE, Shoreline, WA 98155 and, because we’re always open, you can drop off your donation anytime!

April Panpipat, LVT

Dealing with Emotionally Difficult Clients

April Panpipat, LVT, Hospital Manager at Animal Medical Center of Seattle
Friday, January 31st, 2020

Provides 2 hours approved CE for both DVM and LVT

Date: Friday, January 31st

Time: Dinner and Social at 6:30 pm
Lecture at 7- 9 pm

Location: Harrison Medical Center
Conference Room- take elevator to ground floor
1800 NW Myhre Road
Silverdale, WA 98383

Cost: DVM: Free for current PVMA members with paid annual membership fee ($75) or $30.00 per doctor for this event alone.

LVT/Staff: $10.00

Payment is accepted at the door in the form of cash or check only.

RSVP: Must be received by Jan 16th to guarantee a meal but will be accepted for attendance through Jan 30th pending available seats

Contact: Kathy Hickey

Email: [email protected]