Friday, November 2, 2012
Track
Small Animal I CARDIOLOGY
Small Animal II
EMERGENCY MEDICINE/ FELINE VIRAL DISEASE
Small Animal III
PATHOLOGY
Equine
DISASTER MEDICINE
Ruminant
GOAT MEDICINE
Animal Welfare
305A
Public Practice
306 B
Room
301 A+B
302 A+B
302C
304
307
8:00
-
8:50am

Top 10 Practice Tips for Diagnosis & Management of Heart Disease in Dogs & Cats
Part I

Mark Oyama

Practical emergency & critical care techniques.

Steve Marks

Biologic Behavior of Canine Lymphoma Subtypes

Luke Borst

The role of the Veterinarian in disaster response I

Rebecca McConnico

Colostrum Management and FPT

Paul Plummer

Legislative Updates

Jon Carr

NC Veterinary Response Corps: An Introduction to Assisting Animals in Disaster - Join Today!

Mandy Tolson
8:50
-
9:00am
BREAK
9:00
-
9:50am

Top 10 Practice Tips for Diagnosis & Management of Heart Disease in Dogs & Cats
Part II

Mark Oyama

Diagnosis and management of respiratory trauma

Steve Marks

Cutaneous Lymphoma

Keith Linder

Core Competencies of Veterinarians for a Functional Animal Emergency Response 

Rebecca McConnico

Update on CAE

Paul Plummer

What Your Pharmacist Doesn't Know About Filling Prescriptions for Animals

Gigi Davidson

Rabies:  Case Studies and Q&A Session

Carl Wiliams

9:50
- 10:20am
BREAK
10:20
- 11:10am

Top 10 Practice Tips for Diagnosis & Management of Heart Disease in Dogs & Cats
Part III

Mark Oyama

Update on Felv and FIV

Rich Ford

Cytology 101: Principles, practices & common diagnoses of cytology in small animal medicine.
Part I

Jaime Tarigo, Jennifer Neel

Organizing a Community Equine Emergency Response Team

Rebecca McConnico

Vaccine Protocols for Goat Herds

Paul Plummer

Animal Welfare--Science, Values, Moral Duty and the Veterinarian
Part I 

Gail Golab

Horse Slaughter and Equine Welfare: A Look Back and Thoughts on the Future

Harry Wilson
11:10
- 11:20am
BREAK
11:20
- 12:10pm
How to Think About and Use
Blood Tests in Dogs and Cats
with Heart Disease

Mark Oyama

FIP: More Complex than We Thought

Rich Ford

Cytology 101: Principles, practices & common diagnoses of cytology in small animal medicine.
Part II

Jaime Tarigo, Jennifer Neel

Equine Sheltering & Biosecurity

Rebecca McConnico

SOPs for Goat Herds

Paul Plummer

Animal Welfare--Science, Values, Moral Duty and the Veterinarian
Part II 

Gail Golab

Livestock at the Fair:  Promoting Agriculture and Public Health 

Karen Beck
12:10
-
1:10pm
LUNCH
Track
Small Animal I
CARDIOLOGY
Small Animal II
DENTISTRY
Small Animal III
PHARMACOLGY
Equine
EMERGENCY MEDICINE
Ruminant
GOAT MEDICINE
Animal Welfare
305A
Public Practice
306B
Veterinary Technicians
Room
301 A+B
302 A+B
302C
304
307
Small Animal
305B
Large Animal
306C
1:10pm
-
2:00pm

Use of Cardiac Drugs in Dogs with Mitral Valve Disease: Navigating the Timing & Choice of Treatments

Mark Oyama

Canine and Feline Dental Radiology

Sandra Manfra

 Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria and considerations for Diagnosis and Control

Megan Jacob

Cases in Equine Emergency Response I

Jim Hamilton /
Becky McConnico

Abortions in goats

Paul Plummer

The AVMA's Evolution--Providing Practical Leadership for Animal Welfare

Gail Golab

Helping your NC Colleagues Caught in the Storm:Vets Helping Vets

Jimmy Tickel / Claire Holley

Bone Marrow Transplant at NCSU

Buffy Walsh

“What to Expect when your Mare is expecting”  

Jori Vasgaardi

2:00
-
2:10pm
BREAK
2:10
-
3:00pm

Silent but deadly!  Diagnosis & management of pulmonary  hypertension in dogs with heart & respiratory disease

Mark Oyama

Decision Making & Extraction Techniques in Dogs & Cats

Sandra Manfra

Minimizing the Spread of Resistant and Zoonotic Microorganisms
in Your Practice

 Megan Jacob

Cases in Equine Emergency Response II

Jim Hamilton / Becky McConnic
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Abortions in goats

Paul Plummer

Animal Welfare Assurance in the United States--The Roles of Laws and Market

Gail Golab

Biosecurity for Animal Response and the Use of PPE (Personal Protective Equipment):  Audience Participation Workshop

Mandy Tolson / Bruce Akers

Turtle Rescue
Greg Lewbart

Pot Belly Pigs

Kristie Mozzachio

3:00
-
3:30pm
BREAK
3:30
-
4:20pm

Genetic Testing for Cardiomyopathies

Kathryn Meurs

An Update on Periodontal Disease

Sandra Manfra

Compounding  Pearls and Perils: 2012
Update

Gigi Davidson

Table exercises/ discussions in emergency response I

Jim Hamilton
Becky McConnico

Managing Udder Health in Goats

Paul Plumme
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Cutting Through the Obfuscation-Animal Welfare, Animal Rights & the Role of the Veterinary Profession

Gail Golab

Veterinary Accreditation Renewal Process and Regulation Updates

Marla Friend/
Jeffery Denton

Toxic Plants for Small Animals

David Dorman

Camelids

Allen Cannedy

4:20pm
-
4:30pm
BREAK
4:30pm
-
5:20pm

Clinical Genetics for the Small Animal Practitioner

Kathryn Meurs

Feline Dentistry

Sandra Manfra

Right Bug, Right Drug: Maximizing Safety and Efficacy of Antibiotic Administration

 Gigi Davidson

Table exercises / discussions in emergency response II

Jim Hamilton
Becky McConnico

Managing Internal Parasites

Paul Plummer

 

Mixing Oil and Water--the UEP-HSUS Agreement

Gail Golab

Health Certificates Requirements & International Regulations


Barry Meade,
Leslie Kent

Enrichment for all Creatures Great & Small

 Sarah Wall


Diagnostic and Therapeutic Local Analgesia in the Equine Patient 



Jessica Partlow

 

Saturday, November 3, 2012

Track
Small Animal I
GASTROINTESTINAL
Small Animal II
DENTISTRY
Small Animal III
PHARMACOLOGY / CLINICAL TRIALS
Equine
PERFORMANCE MEDICINE
Ruminant
Practice Management
Veterinary Technicians
Room
301 A+B
302 A+B
302C
304
307
303
Small Animal
305A+B
Large Animal
306C
8:00
-
8:50am

Regurgitation – much more than just megaesophagus
(Part 1)

Mike Willard

Management of Traumatic lesions
in Dogs & Cats

Sandra Manfra

Treating Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus (MRSP)

Mark Papich

Lameness: Assessment of Gait

John Marshal
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Food Animal Pharmacology Review

Hans Coetzee

Choosing the Right Person - How to Use Behavior Based
Interviews to Hire exceptional Employees Every Time

Debbie Boone

Pre-Anesthetic Fasting - Is it Just Monkey Business?

Amanda Ardente

Anesthesia

Cheryl Kata / Nigel Campbell

8:50
-
9:00am
BREAK
9:00
-
9:50am

Regurgitation – much more than just megaesophagus
(Part II)

Mike Willard

Surgical Management of Oral Tumors and Palatal Defects in
Dogs & Cats

Sandra Manfra

Antibiotic Selection for Other Drug-resistant Bacteria (E. coli, Pseudomonas, Enterococci)

Mark Papich

Diagnostic Analgesia: Distal Limb

John Marshall

Mastitis therapy

Hans Coetzee

Samples of the Right Questions to Ask & What to Look for In the Responses.

Debbie Boone

Managing Pet Obesity

Amanda Ardente

Anesthesia

Cheryl Kata / Nigel Campbell

9:50
-
10:20am
BREAK
10:20
-
11:10am

Canine pancreatitis – even more difficult than we thought

Mike Willard

Interactive Session: Dental & Oral Surgery Cases Part I

Sandra Manfra

What's new? Clinical Trials and Novel Services at the CVM.
(Part 1)

 Kim Chapell

Diagnostic Analgesia: Proximal Limb

John Marshall

Treatment & Prevention of Calf Scours

Hans Coetzee

Creating Practical Workable Training Programs

Debbie Boone

Urolithiasis & Nutritional Management

Amanda Ardente

Blood Transfusions

Mary Katherine Sheats

11:10
-
11:20am
BREAK
11:20am
-
12:10pm

GI bleeding / Hematemesis –
not as easy as it sounds

Mike Willard

Interactive Session: Dental & Oral Surgery Cases Part II

Sandra Manfra

What's new? Clinical Trials and Novel Services at the CVM.
(Part 2)
 
Kim Chapell

 

Diagnostic Imaging: Techniques in Practice

John Marshal
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Respiratory Disease Therapy

Hans Coetzee

Using Personality Profiles to Enhance Employee
Performance

Debbie Boone

Fish Nutrition

Amanda Ardente

Strangles

Malcolm Roberts

12:10
-
1:10pm
LUNCH
Track
Small Animal I
GASTROINTESTINAL
Small Animal II
NEUROLOGY
Small Animal III
DERMATOLOGY
Equine
PERFORMANCE MEDICINE
Ruminant
Practice Management
Veterinary Technicians
Room
301 A+B
302 A+B
302C
304
307
303
Small Animal
305A+B
Large Animal
306C
1:10
-
2:00pm

Protein-losing enteropathies – common and often cureable

Mike Willard

Diagnostic approach to brain disorders

Karen Munana

Another Itchy Dog: A Practical Approach

Craig Griffin

Diagnostic Imaging: Advanced Techniques

John Marshall

Ancillary Therapy

Hans Coetzee


What is the Story of your Practice? How to Create a Mission and Vision for your Hospital

Debbie Boone

Incorporate Behavior into Private Practice and Reap Benefits

Sherrie Yuschak

Breed Specific Genetic Disorders

Heather Hopkinson

2:00
-
2:10pm
BREAK
2:10
-
3:00pm

Chronic diarrhea – IBD is not the most common cause

Mike Willard

Vestibular Disease

Karen Munana

Diagnosing Canine Atopic Dermatitis

Craig Griffin

Treatment of the Performance Horse: How can we treat the pain?

John Marshall

Pain assessment in cattle

Hans Coetzee

Engaging Your Tribe in Your Mission

Debbie Boone


Environmental Enrichment to Maximize Patient Care

Sherrie Yuschak

Neonatal Isoerythrolysis

Heather Hopkinson

3:00
-
3:30pm
BREAK
3:30
-
4:20pm

PSS – the textbooks are wrong

Mike Willard

Seizures: Etiologies and developing a diagnostic plan

Chris Mariani


Developing a Treatment Plan for Atopic Dermatitis: An Overview

Craig Griffin


Treatment of the Performance Horse: Can we encourage healing?

John Marshall

Pain management in cattle

Hans Coetzee

Creating a Wow Service Experience

Debbie Boone


Animal Welfare in the World of Laboratory Animal Medicine

Coralie Zegre-Cannon

Stallion Behavior

Jori Vasgaard

4:20
-
4:30pm
BREAK
4:30
-
5:20pm

Hepatobiliary problems

Mike Willard

Seize the Day!  Treatment plans for the routine and difficult to control epileptic

Chris Mariani

How I Do Diet Trials

Craig Griffin

Treatment of the Performance Horse: Rehabilitation and Re-assessment

John Marshall

Bovine Anaplasmosis

Hans Coetzee


Leadership 101: How to Be the Leader That Inspires Your Staff to Greatness

Debbie Boone

Being a Research Technician

Claude Arnett

Advanced Reproductive Techniques

Jori Vasgaard

Sunday, November 4, 2012

Track
Small Animal I
VACCINATION UPDATES
Small Animal II
NEUROLOGY
Small Animal III
DERMATOLOGY
Equine
RESPIRATORY SURGERY
Room
301 A+B
302 A+B
302C
304
8:00
-
8:50am

2012 Vaccines and Vaccinations
Protocols, Products and Problems (Part I)

Rich Ford

Diagnostic approach
to spinal disorders 

Pete Early


Otitis: The Basics

 Craig Griffin

 

What's new for diagnosis
and treatment of
left laryngeal hemiplegia

Callie Fogle

8:50
-
9:00am
BREAK
9:00
-
9:50am


2012 Vaccines and Vaccinations
Protocols, Products and Problems (Part II)

Rich Ford

Gait analysis

Pete Early

Otitis: Key Points and Tips

Craig Griffin

 Endoscopic anatomy of the
equine upper airway

Callie Fogle

9:50
- 10:00am
BREAK
10:00
-
10:50am

Update on Infectious
Diseases and Vaccination

Rich Ford

Disk Disease: The Old,
the New and the Future

Natasha Olby

Approach to the Therapy if Immune-mediated Diseases
(Part I)

Craig Griffin


Distinguishing Between Dorsal Displacement of the Soft Palate & Entrapment of the Epiglottis,
& Options for Treatment

Jock Tate

10:50
- 11:00am
BREAK
11:00
- 11:50am

Feline Viral Upper Respiratory Infection: Why It Persists

Rich Ford

Once seen never forgotten!

Natasha Olby


Approach to the Therapy if Immune-mediated Diseases
(Part II)

Craig Griffin


Surgical Lesions & Options
for Surgical Approaches
to the Sinuses of the Horse

Jock Tate