Next Continuing CE Lecure

Ocular Pharmacology

In this hour, we will focus on the practical aspects of selection and application of ophthalmic solutions and ointments. We will review the many classes of ophthalmic medications and their clinical indications. We will discuss guidelines on dosage and frequency of application of these medications.

1 hour of CE credit for veterinarians

Speaker: Gia Klauss, DVM, DACVO

Date: Thursday, May 30, 2019

Time: 6:30PM Complimentary appetizers
7:00PM Presentation begins

Venue: Ben’s Bottle Shop
8052 East Mill Plain Blvd., Vancouver, WA 98664

RSVP: By Thursday, May 23, 2019 to Lynda Nielsen at
360-694-3007 or

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About Dr. Klauss

Dr. Gia Klauss graduated from the University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine and completed a one-year Internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery at the Animal Medical Center in NYC. She returned to the University of Wisconsin for a Fellowship in Ocular Pathology and then completed a Residency in Comparative Ophthalmology at the University of Missouri. She received Diplomate status at the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists in 2005.

She was an Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine from 2005-2010, where she was head of the Ophthalmology service in the teaching hospital, and course coordinator of didactic and clinical teaching in Comparative Ophthalmology. Dr. Klauss has received an award for excellence in clinical teaching at the University of Minnesota. She has lectured extensively in the academic setting and at national meetings. Dr. Klauss has scientific publications in Veterinary Ophthalmology, Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, American Journal of Veterinary Research, Veterinary Pathology, and Veterinary Clinics of North America – Small Animal Practice.

Upcoming CE Lectures

Jun 27th – Thursday

  • Speaker: Daniel Krull, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)
  • Topic: Neurolocalization
  • Sponsor: Hallmarq
  • Venue: Heathen Brewing Feral Public House, Crypt Room (1109 Washington St., Vancouver, WA 98660)

Aug 29th – Thursday

  • Speaker: Ashley Bourgeois, DVM, DACVD
  • Topic: Otitis and Allergies
  • Sponsor: Royal Canin – Dechra
  • Venue: Ben’s Bottle Shop (8052 E. Mill Plain Blvd. Vancouver, WA 98664)

Sep 26th – Thursday

  • Speaker: Andreas Bachelez, DVM, DACVS, DECVS
  • Topic: TBD
  • Sponsor: Aratana
  • Venue: Ben’s Bottle Shop (8052 E. Mill Plain Blvd. Vancouver, WA 98664)

October 13th – Sunday Fall Harvest

  • Speakers: Kristin Schafgans (Internal Medicine), Dan Krull (Neurology), Ally Darrow (Ophthalmology), Catherine Milley (Dermatology), Elizabeth Martinez (Anesthesia), Megan Nyboer (CVRC – Emergency)
  • Topics: TBD
  • Venue: Embassy Suites – Tigard

October 16th – Wednesday

  • Speaker: Elizabeth Martinez
  • Topic: Advancements in Anesthesia
  • Sponsor: Jurox
  • Venue: Ben’s Bottle Shop (8052 E. Mill Plain Blvd. Vancouver, WA 98664)

Nov 19th – Tuesday

  • Speakers: TBD
  • Topics: TBD
  • Sponsor: Wedgewood Pharmacy (Angel Campeau)
  • Venue: Ben’s Bottle Shop (8052 E. Mill Plain Blvd. Vancouver, WA 98664)

Dec 10th – Tuesday

  • Speakers: Lisa Thompson, DVM, DACVECC & Tammy McCarty, LVT, VTS (ECC)
  • Topic: CPR & First Aid
  • Sponsor: Covetrus
  • Venue: Longview, WA