Virtual Workshop: Veterinary Ophthalmology
October 03, 2020 | 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM ET
What’s it like to treat an animal with cataracts? Find out by joining our virtual Ophthalmology Workshop, hosted by Aluma Dr. Candace Auten! Dr. Auten specializes in veterinary ophthalmology, helping treat vision and eye problems for a variety of species; some of her more common cases include tear film abnormalities, corneal disease, surgical cataract removal, and more.
This is your opportunity to:
- Familiarize yourself with the basics of performing a routine eye exam on an animal
- Discover how to identify the signs of cataracts
- Learn about the process of surgical cataract removal
- Experience a day in the life of a veterinary ophthalmologist
There will be plenty of time during this event for a live Q&A to answer any additional questions you may have. Save your seat by registering below!
About Our Host
Dr. Candace Auten earned both her Bachelor of Science in Biology (1998) and Master of Science in Biology (2000) degrees from Purdue University. She graduated from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2006 after completing a clinical year at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. After graduation, Dr. Auten worked as a mixed animal veterinarian for several years in the Chicagoland area. From 2009 to 2015, she practiced small animal medicine exclusively.
Dr. Auten began her three-year residency program with Eye Care for Animals in Scottsdale, AZ in 2015 and completed her residency in 2018. She became a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists in 2019. She is currently a clinical ophthalmologist with Eye Care for Animals in Albuquerque, NM.