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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.





Dr. Andrew WestDr. Andrew West, PhD
Director of the Academy for Teaching and Learning, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at Colorado State University
Improving Our TeachingApril 11, 2018
Laurie FonkenDr. Laurie Fonken, LPC, PhD
licensed psychotherapist, is a coordinator of DVM Counseling and Wellness Programs, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at Colorado State University
Healer's ArtApril 2-3, 2018
Julie StantonDr. Julie Stanton, PhD,
Assistant Professor, University of Georgia
SpeakerSeptember 22-23, 2017
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
TannerDr. 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 ScholarFebruary 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 KnowledgeNovember 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 veterinariansSeptember 18, 2014
Dr. Amy SiegersmundDr. Amy Siegesmund, PhD -
Associate Professor in the Department of Biology at Pacific Lutheran University, WA
Using Metacognition in the ClassroomJanuary 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 CurriculumMay 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-DavisOctober 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
Washington State University