Our mission is to provide opportunities to raise the level of knowledge in the numerous disciplines of medical lasers. By expanding knowledge, we will ultimately enhance the usage of medical lasers and improve their application.
The American Institute of Medical Laser Applications (AIMLA) is recognized as a national leader in laser education and ethics. AIMLA prides itself in the adherence to outcome-based laser medicine and provides certifications for technology demonstrating reproducible evidence-based outcomes via laser technology.
A Change in the Veterinary Practice Paradigm (Chicago)
June 7, 2014
8:30 AM to 6:15 PM CT
Earn 7.0 AAVSB RACE Approved CE Hours
NEW Online Course - RACE Appproved!
Veterinary Medical Laser Safety Officer Training
RACE CE Hours: 2 credit hours
The Veterinary Medical Laser Safety Officer (VMLSO) is an integral member of your team to ensure the safe use of therapy lasers in a clinical environment. This course covers the fundamental principles and science behind laser therapy. Participants will learn guidelines for using lasers safely and how to minimize risks to staff and patients. Learn More
AIMLA is proud to announce that we are now offering the following online courses powered by Northeast Seminars from The University of Tennessee: The Certificate Program in Canine Rehabilitation:
Companion Animal Pain Management Certificate Program – 25 CE Hours
This course is designed to help veterinarians and vet techs identify the pathologies that will benefit from effective pain management practices. It provides an in-depth discussion of the neurobiology of acute and chronic pain.
Osteoarthritis Case Manager Certificate Program – 20 CE Hours
The purpose of the University of Tennessee Arthritis Case Manager Course is to improve the care and quality of life of dogs with osteoarthritis by having a designated case manager to help guide treatment and communicate with the owner. Osteoarthritis is a common and significant condition; approximately 20% of all adult dogs are afflicted. This course is designed to help identify dogs with this debilitating disease earlier to allow treatment designed to improve clinical function and extend quality of life. This program embraces the multimodal treatment of arthritis and provides an evidence-based approach to treatment options. Further, this course embraces the team approach to osteoarthritis, recognizing the valuable roles of the veterinarian, veterinary technician, and owner in managing each case.
Canine 1: Introduction to Canine Rehabilitation (C.C.R.P.) – 12 CE Hours
Canine I reviews the regulatory issues involved in this field of practice from the perspective of physical therapists and veterinarians. The response of tissues to disuse and re-mobilization will be covered and clinically applied to the science of veterinary rehabilitation. An overview of basic comparative anatomy will be reviewed, as well as commonly seen orthopedic and neurological conditions and commonly used therapeutic interventions. Collaboration between the veterinary and physical therapy professions will be emphasized to enhance the learning experience. How to get started in the field and protocol development will be reviewed.