Sunday, Feb. 24
space 8:30 - 9:30 a.m. 9:45 — 10:45 a.m. 11 a.m. — 12 p.m. 1:30 — 2:30 p.m. 2:45 — 3:45 p.m. 4 — 5 p.m.
PET ANIMAL
Avian

500
Avian Viral Diseases: What's New?
Orosz

Description

501
How to Handle Birds
in the Exam Room
Orosz

Description

502
Putting Avian Nutrition into Practice
Orosz

Description

 

 

 

PET ANIMAL
Dermatology

P&G Pet Care

503
Atopy in Dogs: What’s New?
Jeromin

Description

504
Cyclosporine in Veterinary Dermatology
Jeromin

Description

505
Atopy in Cats
Jeromin

Description

506
Demodicosis in Dogs
Jeromin

Description

507
Alopecia in Dogs: Differential Diagnoses
Jeromin

Description

508
Contagious and Non–Contagious Mites in Veterinary Medicine
Jeromin

Description

PET ANIMAL
Endocrinology

Dechra Veterinary Products

509
Testing for Canine and Feline Hypothyroidism: Pitfalls in the Diagnosis
Peterson

Description

510
Feline Hyperthyroid Update: Some Things Old But Everything New
Peterson

Description

511
Insulin Choices for the Diabetic: Which Preparations Work Best?
Peterson

Description

512
Management of the Problem Diabetic: Causes of Insulin Resistance
Peterson

Description

513
Diagnostic Testing for Canine Hyperadrenocorticism: Confusion or Clarity?
Peterson

Description

514
What is the Best Treatment for Cushing’s Disease? Trilostane vs. Mitotane
Peterson

Description

PET ANIMAL
Nutrition

P&G Pet Care

515
Cats and Carbohydrates: Is There Really a Problem?
Sanderson

Description

516
Canine Obesity and Mobility Issues
Sanderson

Description

517
Diarrhea, Constipation, Aggravation: How Can Diet Help?
Sanderson

Description

518
Prebiotics and Probiotics: What Are They, and What Do They Do?
Sanderson

Description

519
Nutritional and Medical Management of Canine Urolithiasis, Part I
Sanderson

Description

520
Nutritional and Medical Management of Canine Urolithiasis, Part II
Sanderson

Description

PET ANIMAL
Radiation Oncology
     

521
Considering Radiation Therapy for Your Patients, Part I
Prescott & Lasher

Description

522
Considering Radiation Therapy for Your Patients, Part II
Prescott & Lasher

Description

523
Total Body Irradiation and Bone Marrow Transplantation for Lymphoma Patients
Prescott & Lasher

Description

ANIMAL BEHAVIOR

524
Effects of Stress on Health and Health on Behavior
Landesberg

Description

525
Spin, Stare and Pets with No Hair: Is It Medical or Behavioral?
Landesberg

Description

526
Natural Therapeutics in Veterinary Behavior: Show Me the Evidence
Landesberg

Description

527
Walking the Dog: Aggression When Meeting People and Other Dogs
Landesberg

Description

528
Brain Aging in Dogs and Cats: Diagnosis, Prevention and Treatment
Landesberg

Description

529
Taking the Bite out
of Fighting Cats
Landesberg

Description

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SHELTER ANIMAL

OAHF & Kenneth Scott Charitable Trust

530
Management of Disease Outbreaks in Shelters, Part I
Crawford

Description

531
Management of Disease Outbreaks in Shelters,
Part II
Crawford

Description

532
Guidelines for Standards of Care in Animal Shelters: The What, Why and How of Implementation, Part I
Hurley

Description

533
Guidelines for Standards of Care in Animal Shelters: The What, Why and How of Implementation, Part II
Hurley

Description

534
Bang for Your Shelter Buck: Optimizing Length of Stay for Every Animal
Hurley

Description

535
Novel Approaches to Community Cat Management
Hurley

Description

EQUINE

536
Emerging Equine Infectious Diseases
Burns

Description

537
The Critically Ill Equine Neonate: Emergency Field Care and Tips for Referral
Burns

Description

538
Equine Hyperlipidemia and Hyperlipemia
Burns

Description

     
FOOD ANIMAL

539
Multimodal Restraint and Pain Management
Miesner

Description

540
Colic Evaluation in Cattle
Miesner

Description

541
Referral-Worthy Case Discussions
Miesner

Description

     
HOLISTIC & INTEGRATIVE MEDICINE

542
Why Would You Want a Nutrition Practice?
Frick

Description

543
Nutrition is More Than What’s in the Bowl
Frick

Description

544
Creating a Nutrition Work-Up, Part I
Frick

Description

545
Creating a Nutrition Work-Up, Part II
Frick

Description

546
Injuries and Behavior are Connected to Nutrition
Frick

Description

547
Improving Organ Function with Specific Vitamins, Minerals and Herbs
Frick

Description

TECHNICIAN

548
Walking in Their Paws: The Emotion Behind Common Training Styles
Shaw

Description

549
My Dog is Stubborn
Shaw

Description

550
Puppies Gone Wrong
Shaw

Description

551
Puppies Gone Right Again
Shaw

Description

552
Macintosh: The Story of a High–Risk Puppy and the Intervention That Saved His Life
Shaw

Description

553
Triaging and Assessing: The Behavior Problem Intake Assessment
Shaw

Description

PRACTICE MANAGEMENT I

554
On-Boarding New Employees
Foss

Description

555
Employee Retention
Foss

Description

556
Harnessing Employee Motivation
Foss

Description

557
Conflict Management and Resolution
Foss

Description

558
Successful Staff Performance Reviews
Foss

Description

559
Strategic Human Resource Management
Foss

Description

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PRACTICE MANAGEMENT II

560
Rules for Operating the Veterinary Hospital Pharmacy, Part I
Seibert

Description

561
Rules for Operating the Veterinary Hospital Pharmacy, Part II
Seibert

Description

562
Rules for Operating the Veterinary Hospital Pharmacy, Part III
Seibert

Description

     
NATIONAL VETERINARY ACCREDITATION PROGRAM

   

563
Role of Agencies (State, Federal and International) and Health Certificates (NVAP Module 2)
Hans & Skorupski

Description

564
Preventing Disease Introduction and Spread (NVAP Module 4)
Hans & Skorupski

Description

565
Vesicular Diseases in Livestock (NVAP Module 5)
Hans & Skorupski

Description

HANDS-ON LABS  

G
Challenges in Fracture Repair
Barnhart

Description