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NCVC 2020 – Friday, November 6 (Morning)

TRACKSmall Animal ISmall Animal IISmall Animal IIIEquineWelfareRuminantPublic Practice
ROOM301 A+B302 A+B302 C304305 A306 A306 B
THEMEDentistryClinical PathologyOncologyAnimal WelfareGenomics and Reproduction for Ruminants
8:00A-8:50ACanine Oral Pathology
The Hemogram, the Dot Plot and the Patient (Session 1)
Recent advancements in Oncology
Wolfpack NewsHour
Animal Welfare Genetics and Genomics 101
NC Veterinary Response Corps Training Workshop Part 1 - Introduction to Disaster Response and Animal Sheltering
Brook NiemiecRick AllemanCraig CliffordCallie FogleCandace CroneyFernando Di Croce
Bruce Akers
Anna Allen
8:50A-9:10ABREAK
9:10A-10:00AFeline Oral Pathology
The Hemogram the Dot Plot and the Patient (Session 2)
Controversies in Oncology: Mast cell tumors
Update on Equine Cancer TherapyAnimal Welfare

Beef Genetic Evaluation (traits/indexes/validations)
NC Veterinary Response Corps Training Workshop Part 2 - Biosecurity and PPE Donning and Doffing
Brook NiemiecRick AllemanCraig CliffordCallie Fogle
Timo Prange
Candace CroneyFernando Di CroceBruce Akers
Anna Allen
10:00A-10:30ABREAK
10:30A-11:20ACurrent Concepts of Periodontal disease
The Complete Urinalysis: Reading Images from an Automated AnalyzerCanine soft tissue sarcoma: Are they really a dime a dozen?
Time for Plan B – Orthopedic cases

Animal Welfare
Dairy Genetic Evaluation (traits/indexes/validations)NCDA&CS/State Veterinarian's Update

Brook NiemiecRick AllemanCraig CliffordRaphael LabensCandace CroneyFernando Di CroceDoug Meckes
11:20A-11:40ABREAK
11:40A-12:30PPeriodontal Disease for the General Practitioner
The Cytological Evaluation of Lymph nodes in the Dog and the CatWhat’s new in canine and feline lymphoma
Time for Plan B – Soft tissue surgery cases
Animal WelfareLogistics: Sample Submission, Processing, and Reporting
Emergency and Disaster Preparedness in the Managed Wildlife Community
Brook NiemiecRick AllemanCraig CliffordRaphael LabensCandace CroneyFernando Di CroceYvonne Nadler
12:30P-1:30PLUNCH

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NCVC 2020– Friday, November 6 (Afternoon)

TRACKSmall Animal ISmall Animal IISmall Animal IIIEquineAnimal WelfareRuminantPublic PracticeVeterinary TechniciansVeterinary Technicians
ROOM301 A+B302 A+B302 C304305 A306 A306 B305 B306 C
THEMEDentistryFive things you need to knowOncologyGenomics and Reproduction for RuminantsTechnician ITechnician II
1:30P-2:20PDental Radiology and Basic interpretation
Top 5 things you need to know: UrolithsCanine transitional cell carcinoma: what you need to know!
Time to Refresh – Applied anatomy for everyday problems
Welfare needs of dogs in the veterinary clinic


Key Genetic/Genomics Strategies and Economic Impact

NC Veterinary Public Health - Current Topics in Zoonotic Disease
TBD
Advancements in equine field anesthesia, sedation and analgesia
Brook NiemiecAllison Kendall
Craig CliffordRaphael LabensAna Clara Munoz
Fernando Di Croce
Carl WilliamsAmber Czock
Kelley Marie Varner
2:20P-2:40PBREAK
2:40P-3:30PDental Extractions made easier Top 5 things you need to know: Proteinuria
Palliative care in veterinary Oncology
What’s your diagnosis and treatment?Welfare needs of cats in the veterinary clinic


Role of Practitioners in the Genomic Era
NC Veterinary Public Health - Rabies Update and Q&A
1. Don’t Sugarcoat it: the truth about Diabetes in Dogs and Cats Large animal
Brook NiemiecAllison KendallCraig CliffordRaphael LabensAna Clara MunozFernando Di CroceErica Berl
Lynne BabineauKelley Marie Varner
3:30P-4:00PBREAK
4:00P-4:50PSurgical extractions and complicationsTop 5 things you need to know: Thyroid Cancer in Dogs
Measuring feline orofacial cancer pain
What I Worry About Down Under. Bush fires, infectious diseases

Welfare in the trenches: in a busy gp setting, how to champion animal welfare

Uterine Infectious Diseases and Mechanisms of Disruption of Fertility in Dairy Cattle
"USDA Accreditation Updates and Current Events
Continuing Education Module 29: Veterinary Feed Directive - Part 1
Middazzle do.. Middazzle don’t: Guide to Picking a Sedation Protocol
Large animal
Brook NiemiecValery ScharfMichael NolanRaphael LabensShanna RayburnThiago Vilar SilvaBarry Meade
Jennifer Stiles
Marla Friend
Heather Sidari
Kelley Marie Varner
4:50P-5:00PBREAK
5:00P-5:50PIntermediate dental rad interpretationTop 5 things you need to know: Spontaneous PneumothoraxNasal tumors and neuro-oncology in cats
What I Worry About Down Under. Race Horse Welfare, Professional Ethics
How/ when to use behavior drugs in gp. When is a procedure Essential vs Not essential, what, how and when to give them

Implementation of Biotechnologies as a Commercial Strategy in Dairy and Beef Herds

"USDA Accreditation Updates and Current Events

Continuing Education Module 29: Veterinary Feed Directive - Part 2
Capnography…It’s Breathtakingly AmazingLarge animal
Brook NiemiecValery ScharfMichael NolanRaphael LabensSara BennettThiago Vilar SilvaBarry Meade
Jennifer Stiles
Marla Friend
Heather SidariKelley Marie Varner

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NCVC 2020 – Saturday, November 7 (Morning)

Sunrise Session – 7:00AM – Recognizing Substance Abuse in Your Workforce

TRACKSmall Animal ISmall Animal IISmall Animal IIIEquineRuminantPractice ManagementVeterinary TechniciansVeterinary TechniciansControlled Substances
ROOM301 A+B302 A+B302 C304306 A303305 A+B306 B+C402
THEMEBehaviorEmergency & Critical CareAnesthesia & Analgesia
Flock and Herd Health for Small RuminantsTechnician ITechnician IIOpioid CE satisfies requirement for license in NC
8:00A-8:50AIncorporating behavior strategies into patient care: Practical solutions for daily situations
The first hour: Preparation, Triage and initial evaluation
Analgesia
Panel: My reality of equine sports medicine
Control of Chronic Wasting Diseases of Sheep and Goats
Hot topics within Human Resources for the veterinary hospital
The Bare Bones: Basic OrthopedicsNot so Cute: Acute Anaphylaxis
Chris PachelElizabeth Rozanski Craig MosleyCallie Fogle
Timo Prange
Raphael Labens
Paula MenziesDebbie HillCathy MannLiz Hughston
8:50A-9:10ABREAK
9:10A-10:00ADo You See What I See: Medical Conditions Masquerading as Aggression Problems
Feline respiratory distress
Analgesia
Panel: Communication, where and when things go wrong
Developing a Flock Health Program for Your Sheep Clients
Aligning HR Management/Hiring to what the practice needs
Rehabilitate Your Protocols: Rehab Tips for the General Practice
The ABCs of ECGs
Chris PachelElizabeth Rozanski Craig MosleyCallie Fogle
Timo Prange
Raphael Labens
Paula MenziesDebbie HillHeather Hopkinson
Liz Hughston
10:00A-10:30ABREAK
10:30A-11:20APrescribing for separation anxiety
Brachycephalic diseases: more than just a short nose
Analgesia
Lameness exam: when things get complicated
Control of GI Nematodes in Small Ruminants—A Sustainable Integrated Approach, Part I
Team Dynamics; Are you Top Down or Bottom Up!
More Than Just A Belly Ache: Equine Colic
Leaping Lizards It’s Lepto!
Chris PachelElizabeth Rozanski Craig Mosley
Elizabeth DavidsonPaula MenziesRita HanelHeather HopkinsonLiz Hughston
11:20A-11:40ABREAK
11:40A-12:30PRoom for One More: Introducing a New Dog or Cat to the Household
ECC procedures you can do
Analgesia
Stifle pain: maximizing diagnostic options

Control of GI Nematodes in Small Ruminants—A Sustainable Integrated Approach, Part IIMotivating Your Team; Beyond Coffee and Bagels!Bearded Dragons: Beard Envy
Play Nice! Drug Interactions Every Veterinary Technician Should Know
Controlled Substances: Best Practices for Prescribing
Chris PachelElizabeth Rozanski Craig Mosley
Elizabeth DavidsonPaula MenziesRita HanelBobbie Aldridge
Liz HughstonNatalie Young
12:30P-1:30PLUNCH

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NCVC 2020 – Saturday, November 7 (Afternoon)

TRACKSmall Animal ISmall Animal IISmall Animal IIIEquineRuminantPractice ManagementVeterinary TechniciansVeterinary TechniciansControlled Substances
ROOM301 A+B302 A+B302 C304306 A303305 A+B306 B+C402
THEMEBehaviorEmergency & Critical CareAnesthesia & Analgesia
Flock and Herd Health for Small RuminantsTechnician ITechnician IIOpioid CE satisfies requirement for license in NC
1:30P-2:20PPitfalls in Socialization: When good intentions miss the markThe acute abdomen
Analgesia
Kissing spines: fact or fiction
Control of Abortion in Small Ruminants—What Every Practitioner Should Know, Part I
Employee Manual polices / training / tools / overview
Fluid Therapy Made Easy for Technicians_
What’s bugging your patients? Sometimes it’s more than skin deep.
The Latest on Inappropriate Trends in Diversion
Chris PachelElizabeth Rozanski
Cornelia MosleyElizabeth Davidson
Paula Menzies
Debbie HillDave Cowan

Christine Casavant
Det. Sheila Valdez
2:20P-2:30PBREAK
2:30P-3:20P Chill out – Incorporating conditioned relaxation techniques into behavioral therapy
Geriatric pets in the ER
Analgesia
Back pain : diagnostic and treatment options
Control of Abortion in Small Ruminants—What Every Practitioner Should Know, Part II
FSLA and Surviving HR changes
Endocrine Disorders: Don’t Stress out About Them
The Road Less Traveled: Alternate Career Paths for Veterinary Technicians
Chris PachelElizabeth Rozanski Cornelia MosleyElizabeth DavidsonPaula MenziesDebbie HillDave Cowan
Laura Ruterbories
3:20P-3:30PBREAK
3:30P-4:20P More than just a naughty cat: Understanding feline nuisance behaviors
Anemia: Cause or Effect
Analgesia
Ridden gait assessment
Udder Health for Dairy Small Ruminants
The Troubled Employee
Hands-free imaging
Research
Chris PachelElizabeth Rozanski Cornelia MosleyElizabeth DavidsonPaula MenziesDebbie HillJulie WhitePhillip Sullivan
4:20P-4:30PBREAK
4:30P-5:20P Multi-cat Households: Identifying and Addressing Problems Before the Fur Starts Flying
High quality ER on a budget
Analgesia
Sports medicine: what’s new
How Can We Improve the Survival of Lambs and Kids
Are you kidding me?  Why would they think that is okay?
TBDGettin' Sleepy... for Science! Anesthesia and Analgesia of Laboratory Animals
Chris PachelElizabeth Rozanski Cornelia MosleyElizabeth DavidsonPaula MenziesDebbie HillChristopher Biegala
Laura Ruterbories
Phillip Sullivan

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NCVC 2020 – Sunday, November 8

Sunrise Session – 7:00AM – Drug Intervention in the Workpace:  What to Do?

TRACKSmall Animal ISmall Animal IISmall Animal IIIEquine
ROOM301 A+B302 A+B302 C304
THEME Radiology Top 5 things you need to knowManaging the Geriatric Pet
8:00A-8:50ADiagnostic Sheep in Wolves’ Clothing and Vice Versa
5 things you need to know: Nuances of the canine orthopedic examination
Managing Inappetence
Diagnostic Testing for Equine Infectious Disease- a case based approach
Eli Cohen
Daniel DuffyAlex Lynch
Amy Polkes
8:50A-9:00ABREAK
9:00A-9:50AExotic Animal Radiology Furred Edition: From G-pigs to Rabbits, Diagnoses that Gnaw at You 5 things you need to know: Management strategies for canine elbow disease
Sedation & Anesthesia in the Geriatric Pet
Diagnostic testing for Equine Endocrine Disease- a case based approach
Eli Cohen
Daniel DuffyKristen Messenger
Amy Polkes
9:50A-10:00ABREAK
10:00A-10:50AExotic Animal Radiology Feathered Edition: Diagnoses to Wet Your Beak
Top 5 things you need to know: Intervertebral Disk Disease
3. Management and assessment of the geriatric pet
Highlights from the ACVIM meeting
Eli CohenNatasha Olby
Daniel DuffyAmy Polkes
10:50A-11:00ABREAK
11:00A-11:50PExotic Animal Radiology Scaled Edition: Tips from a Cold-Blooded Radiologist
Top 5 things you need to know: Epilepsy
Cognitive Decline in the Geriatric Pet
What do we know about equine thyroid disease
Eli CohenKaren Munana
Margaret Gruen
Natasha Olby
Betta Breuhaus