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The CVM Teaching Academy invites various experts from within the university and outside to speak on areas that concern the academy.




Connie Remsberg & Brenda Bray

Dr. Connie Remsberg, PhD, 
Director of Advancement of Teaching and Learning Excellence,

Dr. Brenda Bray, MPH

Washington State University College of Pharmacy

Curriculum Revision, Delivery and AssessmentApril 5, 2017
Marilyn StainsDr. Marilyne Stains, PhD,
Associate Professor of Chemistry, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
SpeakerMarch 23, 2017
Dr. John CohenDr. John Cohen, MDCM, PhD, DSc
Professor of Immunology and Microbiology, and Medicine, University of Colorado Medical School,
SpeakerApril 28, 2016
Dr. Martin SmithDr. Martin Smith, EdD
Associate Cooperative Extension Specialist Department of Human Ecology at University of California, Davis - School of Veterinary Medicine & College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Educational Scholar
February 8-9, 2016
Dr. Robert & Dr. Elizabeth BjorkDr. Robert Bjork , PhD
Distinguished Research Professor - Primary Area: Cognitive Psychology at UCLA
Dr. Elizabeth Bjork, PhD
Professor - Primary Area: Cognitive Psychology at UCLA
September 10-11, 2015
Dr. Kimberly TannerDr. Kimberly Tanner, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Biology at San Francisco State University (SFSU)
Beyond Assessing Knowledge
November 3-4, 2014
Dr. Peter ConlonDr. Peter Conlon, BSc(Agr),MSc,DVM,PhD,MEd -
Professor & Associate Dean of Students; Director of the Hill's Pet Nutrition Primary Healthcare Centre; Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, Canada
A novel approach to training primary care veterinarians
September 18, 2014
Dr. Amy SiegersmundDr. Amy Siegesmund, PhD -
Associate Professor in the Department of Biology at Pacific Lutheran University, WA
Using Metacognition in the Classroom
January 16-17, 2014
Dr. Margaret KernsDr. Margaret Kerns, DVM, ACVIM -
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor at Mississippi State University
An Overview of the MSU DVM Curriculum
May 20, 2013
Dr. Jan IlkiwDr. Jan Ilkiw, BVSc, PhD, DEVVA -
Associate Dean-Academic Programs and Professor at University of California- Davis
The New DVM Curriculum at UC-Davis
October 22-23, 2012
Dr. Jeff KlausnerDr. Jeff Klausner, DVM, MS, DACVIM -
Chief Medical Officer at Banfield Pet Hospital
Emerging Economic Challenges in Small Animal Practice – Opportunities for a focus on Preventive Care and the Potential need for Changes in the Veterinary Medical Education.
April 13, 2012

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