Webinars for the whole veterinary team

Finding the Cat Within the Fat: The RVT’s Role in Weight Management Programs

Free Webinar brought to you by Hill’s Pet Nutrition, Canada

Shoshana Verton-Shaw

Who is it for?
Ideal for Veterinary Nurses/Technicians. Veterinarians are welcome to attend.

Start Date
June 4, 2020


This webinar will explore how veterinary technicians can become team leaders for weight loss in their practice. We will address the growing, urgent need for obesity awareness, education and intervention on the front lines, your practice! We will explore setting up a weight loss program in your practice, troubleshooting and celebrating success!

When is it?

Note: This webinar is being recorded. If you are unable to attend the live lecture, a link to the recording will be shared with you a few days following the lecture.


Shoshana Verton-Shaw

RVT, VTS (Nutrition), Veterinary Nutrition Specialty Technician, Ontario Veterinary College

Shoshana has always possessed a passion for veterinary nutrition and client communication. Her passion is in wellness nutrition in a variety of species to help promote optimal health in the majority of patients. A second passion is in canine and feline weight loss, as obesity is the leading cause of malnutrition in practice. Shoshana graduated from the University of Guelph, Ridgetown Campus with honors and achieved the award for proficiancy in canine and feline nutrition. She has workd in all areas of veterinary technology: small animal, exotics , research, farm animal production, practice management, education and industry. A common thread has always been nutrition. Shoshana successfully completed her requirements to obtain her VTS in Nutrition. Shoshana is now sharing her passion for veterinary nutrition at the Ontario Veterinary College in the Clinical Nutrition department.

Watch the Recording of this lecture and get your CE certificate here