Palisade, Colorado | 12 CE hours | Registration opens December 2023!

Welcome to your wine country CE getaway.

CVMA West brings education to the western slope of Colorado with an expanded weekend of high-level CE. This unique education opportunity is designed for all types of practitioners, set in an accessible location for attendees from western Colorado and surrounding states. The program delivers 12 hours of CE in a stunningly beautiful destination location.


Kari Bevevino, DVM, DACVIM (LAIM)

Kari Bevevino, DVM, DACVIM (LAIM) grew up in Allentown, Pennsylvania and earned a bachelor’s in equine sciences from Colorado State University in 2008. After graduating from CSU, Dr. Bevevino worked as a breeding manager of the 6666 Ranch in Guthrie, Texas for three years. She then went on to earn her DVM at Texas A&M University in 2015 followed by a two year internship at Brock Veterinary Clinic in Lamesa, Texas. She then completed a residency at Texas A&M University in large animal internal medicine in 2020 becoming board-certified in large animal internal medicine. Following residency, Dr. Bevevino completed a one-year fellowship in equine ultrasonography and cardiology at the University of Pennsylvania New Bolton Center and Texas A&M University. She  joined Roaring Fork Equine Medical Center in August 2021.


Mei Lun Mui, DVM, DACVIM (SAIM) is an assistant professor in small animal internal medicine at Colorado State University. Dr. Mui received her DVM from Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University in 2017. She completed a small animal medicine and surgery rotating internship as well as an internal medicine residency at the University of Pennsylvania in 2018 and 2021, respectively. After her residency she spent time as an internist in Washington D.C. prior to joining faculty in 2023. Her areas of interest are endocrinology and feline medicine.


Wine Country Inn
777 Grande River Dr.
Palisade, Colorado 81526

Located in the heart of Colorado’s wine country and sitting amidst 21 acres of vineyards, the Wine Country Inn offers guests an approachable, authentic wine country experience. Coupled with adjacent Grande River Vineyards, the Wine Country Inn is Colorado’s premier wine destination.

Endocrinology for Equine and Small Animal Patients

12 CE hours

Friday, May 31

4-5:30 p.m.

Reception & Registration

Saturday, June 1

7-8 a.m.

Breakfast & Registration

8 a.m.-Noon


  • The Perils of Hypothyroidism Diagnosis and Management in Dogs and Cats (1 hour)
  • Hyperadrenocorticism: What to Do in Not-So-Straightforward Diagnosis and Updates on Monitoring for Dogs and Cats (1 hour)
  • Updates on Diabetes Mellitus Management in Dogs (1 hour)
  • Updates on Diabetes Mellitus Management in Cats (1 hour)

Noon-1 p.m.


1-5 p.m.


  • Pars Pituitary Intermedia Dysfunction in Horses: Ensuring Appropriate Diagnosis and Management (1.5 hours)
  • Equine Metabolic Syndrome: Reining in a Challenging Disorder (1.5 hours)
  • Diagnosis and Management of Thyroid Disease in Horses (1 hour)

5-6:30 p.m.

Wine Event

Sunday, June 2

7-8 a.m.


8 a.m.-Noon


  • Case Examples: Pars Pituitary Intermedia Dysfunction (1 hour)
  • Case Examples: Equine Metabolic Syndrome (1 hour)
  • Endocrine Emergency: Diabetic Ketoacidosis in Dogs and Cats (1 hour)
  • Addison’s Disease: What to Do in a Crisis and Long-Term Management (1 hour)

Pricing & Registration

Registration for this event will open December 2023!

Cancellation Policy: A full refund within 90 days of purchase will be allowed on registrations if received in writing to [email protected] by May 1, 2024. Any cancellations after May 1, 2024 will not be refunded.

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