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The Veterinary Bioscience Institute (VBI) is an approved continuing education provider American Association of Veterinary State Boards. VBI's courses, webinars and workshops also meet the requirements for Continuing Education Units of ASR, CALAS and AALAS. VBI's training also meets the following standards: ISO9000, cGLP, the 2010 Guide and Council of Europe's Directive 86/609 (ETS 123).

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Academy of Surgical Research


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ASR Certifications


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Academy of Surgical Research
Interested in Furthering your Career with a Professional Designation?
Academy of Surgical Research : Advancing Medicine Through Information Exchange

Founded in 1982, the Academy of Surgical Research promotes the advancement of professional and academic standards, education and research in the arts and sciences of experimental surgery.

The Academy interfaces with medical and scientific organizations, and governmental agencies in establishing and reviewing ethics, theories, practices and research pertaining to surgery and promotion of the results for clinical application.

 

Academy of Surgical Research provides three types of certification:

 

Surgical Research Anesthetist (SRA)
The SRA certification is intended for the technician who works as an anesthetist who also has responsibilities as part of the surgical team that include aseptic preparation and peri-operative care of surgical patients. The SRA candidate must have documented experience with at least two species as reflected in an anesthetic case log.

Surgical Research Technician (SRT)
The SRT certification is intended for technicians who perform minor surgical procedures, such as peripheral vessel cannulation, indwelling pump implantation, subcutaneous implantation, etc. A minimum of two different procedures need to be documented in a surgical case log.

Surgical Research Specialist (SRS)
The SRS certification is intended for the surgeon who performs major surgical procedures, such as those which penetrate a body cavity, or orthopedic manipulations, vessel and/or nerve anastomosis, etc. A minimum of two different major procedures in two species need to be documented in a surgical case log. If the majority of work is performed in rodents, then 4 different procedures need to be performed.

 

If you are interested in furthering your career development by earning a respected, widely recognized professional certification you can submit an application. If you have any questions concerning the process, e-mail the Certification Committee

 

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Eden Prairie, Minnesota 55344
 



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The Veterinary Bioscience Institute (VBI)  is an approved continuing education provider by

 


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VBI’s training meets the following standards:

 

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VBI’s courses and workshops also meet the requirements for
Continuing Education Units of 

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