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NCVC 2019 – Friday, November 1 (Morning)

TRACKSmall Animal ISmall Animal IISmall Animal IIIEquineWelfareRuminantPublic Practice
ROOM301 A+B302 A+B302 C304305 A306 A306 B
THEMEOphthalmologyFive things you should knowDentistryAnimal WelfareSmall Ruminant
8:00A-8:50ADiagnostic Examination
5 things you should know about managing adverse effects of chemotherapyProfessional dental cleaning - More than a simple tooth cleaning
How to Treat Female Reproductive Emergencies in the Field
Behavioral Impact of Puppy Mill and Hoarding Environments
Antimicrobial Stewardship in Small Ruminant Medicine
NC Veterinary Response Corps Training Workshop - Biosecurity and PPE - Donning and Doffing
David WilkieMichael MastromauroLenin Villamizar MartinezMaria SchnobrichSara BennettPaul PlummerBruce Akers
Anna Allen
8:50A-9:10ABREAK
9:10A-10:00AEyelid and Adnexal Surgery - Part I
Top 5 things you need to know, oncologyTooth fracture - when to refer a case?
How to Treat Male
Reproductive Emergencies in the Field
Top Tips to Help a Newly Adopted Dog Settle into a Permanent Home

Farm level approaches to managing Coxiella in Livestock
NCDA&CS/State Veterinarian's Update
David WilkiePaul HessLenin Villamizar MartinezMaria SchnobrichSara BennettPaul PlummerDoug Meckes
10:00A-10:30ABREAK
10:30A-11:20AEyelid and Adnexal Surgery - Part II
Top 5 things to know about otitis externaMy cat cannot close/open the mouth - Clinical assessment of the temporomandibular joint
How to Manage Twins in the Mare

Veterinary Management of Live Evidence
Small Ruminant Welfare issues and approaches
USDA Accreditation Updates, Current Events, Continuing Education Module 30: The Role of Veterinarians in Honey Bee Health - Part 1
David WilkieMarcy MurphyLenin Villamizar MartinezMaria SchnobrichPatricia NorrisPaul PlummerMarla Friend
Barry Meade
Jeffrey Denton
Ross Free
11:20A-11:40ABREAK
11:40A-12:30PThe Red, Cloudy and Painful Stuff  (Uveitis, Glaucoma, Lens) - Part ITop 5 things to know about treating skin infectionsWhat is your diagnosis - Interesting dental/oral cases
How to Salvage Equine Gametes in the FieldCommon Medical Conditions Seen in Animal Crime CasesManaging lameness in small ruminant production systems
USDA Accreditation Updates, Current Events, Continuing Education Module 30: The Role of Veterinarians in Honey Bee Health - Part 2
David WilkieMarcy MurphyLenin Villamizar MartinezMaria SchnobrichPatricia Norris
Paul PlummerMarla Friend
Barry Meade
Jeffrey Denton
Ross Free
12:30P-1:30PLUNCH

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NCVC 2019– Friday, November 1 (Afternoon)

TRACKSmall Animal ISmall Animal IISmall Animal IIIEquineWelfareRuminantPublic PracticeVeterinary TechniciansVeterinary Technicians
ROOM301 A+B302 A+B302 C304305 A306 A306 B305 B306 C
THEMEOphthalmologyFive things you need to knowAnesthesiaWellnessTechnician ITechnician II
1:30P-2:20PThe Red, Cloudy and Painful Stuff (Uveitis, Glaucoma, Lens) - Part II5 things you need to know about radiographic diagnosis of gastrointestinal obstructions
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The scientific basis of medical acupuncture and related techniques (photomedicine and medical massage)
How to Treat Septic Joints in the Field Burnout & Stress in Veterinary Medicine

Integrated coccidia management strategies
Updates from USDA APHIS Veterinary ServicesLepto and Parvo and Brucellosis, oh my! Review of selected infectious diseases - Part 1Set Yourself Up for Success
David WilkieNathan NelsonNarda RobinsonMegan BurkeNoga Zerubavel
Raven Cuellar
Paul PlummerJennifer StilesFrankie EasleyKelly Cronin
2:20P-2:40PBREAK
2:40P-3:30PFeline Ophthalmology - They are not small dogs5 things you need to know about performing full abdominal ultrasounds
The scientific basis of the top 10 botanical medicines for pain and inflammation
How to Prepare Fractures in the Field for ReferralRecognizing and Assessing Your Risk and Resilience Factors

Practical approaches to managing abortions in small ruminants
NCSU CVM Global Health Program
Lepto and Parvo and Brucellosis, oh my! Review of selected infectious diseases - Part 2Creating and implementing a training program
David WilkieNathan NelsonNarda RobinsonMegan BurkeNoga Zerubavel
Raven Cuellar
Paul PlummerSid ThakurFrankie EasleyKelly Cronin
3:30P-3:50PBREAK
3:50P-4:40PTreating corneal ulcers: one size does not fit all
5 things you need to know about feline hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
The scientific integrative medical and rehabilitation approach to cruciate disease
How to Diagnose and Manage Equine Back Pain

Strategies and Tools to Enhance Individual Wellness

Euthanasia approach and methods for small ruminants

Current Topics in Veterinary Zoonotic DiseaseClean or not: Sterility in the OR and the nurses role in it
Kitties vs. Kidneys
Hans WestermeyerSandra TouNarda RobinsonCaitlin O’SheaNoga Zerubavel
Raven Cuellar
Paul PlummerCarl WilliamsMindi JamesErica Mattox
4:40P-5:00PBREAK
5:00P-5:50PCanine dry eye
5 things you need to know about canine degenerative mitral valve disease
The scientific integrative medical and rehabilitation approach to intervertebral disk disease and back / neck painNon Traditional and biologic therapies for osteoarthritis: looking beyond corticosteroids
Strategies and Tools to Promote Organizational Wellness

Navigating VFDs for small ruminants

NC Veterinary Public Health - Rabies Update and Q&A
Pathways to Progress in Veterinary Neurology
The art of patient care
Hans WestermeyerSandra TouNarda RobinsonCaitlin O’SheaNoga Zerubavel
Raven Cuellar
Paul PlummerErica BerlJulie NettifeeErica Mattox

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NCVC 2019 – Saturday, November 2 (Morning)

TRACKSmall Animal ISmall Animal IISmall Animal IIIEquineRuminantPractice ManagementVeterinary TechniciansVeterinary TechniciansDiversity
ROOM301 A+B302 A+B302 C304306 A303305 A+B306 B+C402
THEMESurgeryFeline Anesthesia & AnalgesiaNutritionTechnician ITechnician II
8:00A-8:50AGDV: an UpdateFeline Sedation: What's New?
Battling Inappetence - tips, appetite stimulants, and moreEquine News Hour
Panel (Recent Research)
Johne’s disease diagnostics: which test do I need?
Industry Overview – The State (and Future) of Companion Animal PracticeManagement of Feline Lower Urinary Tract DiseaseNursing care for the Neonatal patient
Gary EllisonKate BaileyLindsey BullenSara Lyle
Timo Prange
Sara Jacob
Keith PoulsenDoug Aspros
Lindsay Kennedy
Alyxandra ReinhardtAmber Czock
8:50A-9:10ABREAK
9:10A-10:00AIntestinal anastomosis: Why did it leak?Feline Anesthesia; Cats are Not Small DogsNutrition in Practice: making nutrition work for you!
How to Diagnose and Treat Allergic Skin Diseases
How important is Q Fever?Managing Your Practice’s Financial Health – Part 1
Overview of Alternative and Holistic TherapiesIsolation/Quarantine: Helpful or Harmful?
Gary EllisonKate BaileyLindsey BullenMichelle WoodwardKeith PoulsenDoug Aspros
Lindsay Kennedy
Michael KatoChristopher Biegala
10:00A-10:30ABREAK
10:30A-11:20AIntestinal surgery in cats: how does it differ?Monoclonal antibodies for feline long-term painIt’s Not a Diet, It’s a Lifestyle Change - weight loss basicsHow to Diagnose and Treat Neoplastic Lesions
Listeriosis in ruminants and on the farm
Managing Your Practice’s Financial Health – Part 2
Expecting the unexpected - Common EmergenciesUnderstanding the signs and symptoms of Pulmonary Hypertension
Gary EllisonDuncan LascellesLindsey BullenMichelle WoodwardKeith PoulsenDoug Aspros
Lindsay Kennedy
Erica MattoxLynne Babineau
11:20A-11:40ABREAK
11:40A-12:30PVideos of practical abdominal surgical proceduresNSAIDs, CKD, DJD and catsAn Inconvenient Truth - a review of common nutrition mythsHow to Approach Fungal Skin DiseaseCalf scours diagnosticsThe Best Investment – rethinking your approach to your peopleSurviving triageStuck in the middle with you: Central line placement techniques for the difficult vein
Gary EllisonDuncan LascellesLindsey BullenMichelle WoodwardKeith PoulsenDoug Aspros
Lindsay Kennedy
Erica MattoxStefanie LaJuett
12:30P-1:30PLUNCH

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NCVC 2019 – Saturday, November 2 (Afternoon)

TRACKSmall Animal ISmall Animal IISmall Animal IIIEquineRuminantPractice ManagementVeterinary TechniciansVeterinary TechniciansDiversity
ROOM301 A+B302 A+B302 C304306 A303305 A+B306 B+C402
THEMESurgeryFelineTechnician ITechnician II
1:30P-2:20PPerineal urethrostomy and other surgical emergencies of the catUpdate on Feline Endocrinology
Heartworm Disease in Dogs 2019: What is New, Different, and ImportantHow to Treat Wounds and Fistulas on the Head and Neck 
Bovine salmonellosis – should I use antibiotics? Putting Your Practice Marketing Under the Microscope – Part 1Reducing Stress in Hospitalized PatientsTick Borne Disease Testing: Who? When? Where? Why?
Gary EllisonKatharine LunnClarke AtkinsTimo PrangeKeith PoulsenDoug Aspros
Lindsay Kennedy
Kristy Rose
Adam Birkenheuer
2:20P-2:40PBREAK
2:40P-3:30POtitis externa: medical or surgicalFeline Lower Urinary Tract DiseaseHeartworm Disease in Dogs 2019: What is New, Different, and Important
How to Treat Guttural Pouch DiseasesReverse zoonosis – what can I do to prevent a bovine tuberculosis quarantine?
Putting Your Practice Marketing Under the Microscope – Part 2Dermatology - lesions & sampling techniquesLearn to lead in your clinic
Gary EllisonKaren TefftClarke AtkinsTimo Prange
Sara Jacob
Keith PoulsenDoug Aspros
Lindsay Kennedy
Christine Casavant
Kelly Cronin
3:30P-3:50PBREAK
3:50P-4:40P Canine appendicular osteosarcoma: Can we save the limb?Where are we with feline vector-borne infections? - Part 1Observation & Palpation – Clues from your orthopaedic patientDiagnose and Manage Equine Endocrine Diseases:  A Practical Approach to PPID and EMSTips and tricks to get the most from your diagnostic lab submissionsValuing Veterinary Practices in a Corporate WorldTips for TraumaSocial media with style
Marine TraversonAdam BirkenheuerSimon RoeRosemary BaylessMegan JacobDoug Aspros
Lindsay Kennedy
Alex LynchKelly Cronin
4:40P-5:00PBREAK
5:00P-5:50P Mast Cell Tumors: They can look like anything. How can we avoid mistakes?Where are we with feline vector-borne infections? - Part 2 Another arthritis “cure”? The role of unproven therapies
Panel DiscussionAdvanced Diagnostic Techniques in Cattle How to effectively market, recruit and hire the next generation of DVMsThe flat cat: looking after sick and collapsed catsMaximizing the mentorship role of the veterinary technician
Marine TraversonAdam BirkenheuerSimon RoeRosemary Bayless
Timo Prange
Michelle Woodward
Derek FosterAmanda BatesAlex LynchKelli Ferris

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NCVC 2019 – Sunday, November 3

TRACKSmall Animal ISmall Animal IISmall Animal IIIEquine
ROOM301 A+B302 A+B302 C304
THEME Orthopedic SurgeryNeurology
8:00A-8:50ACompounding drugs: What you need to know in 2019The Hip - A Ball and Socket and its Challenges in the Canine PatientThe Gait Examination: Underutilized but Critically Important
Nutrition For the Horse With Endocrine Disease
Mark Papich
Emily Sorah
Daniel DuffyChris MarianiSarah Jacob
8:50A-9:10ABREAK
9:10A-10:00AAntibiotic Stewardship in your practice - making the right choices The Shelbow: Shoulder vs. Elbow: The Challenge of Thoracic Limb LamenessFull Tilt! Diagnosing and Managing Vestibular Dysfunction in Dogs and CatsAmbulatory emergencies - interactive cases
Mark Papich
Daniel DuffyChris MarianiMike Cissell
Kate Hepworth
10:00A-10:20ABREAK
10:20A-11:10ABe Compliant! New hazardous drug handling standards are starting nowThe Stifle - Two Joints, Many Different ProblemsSearch & Seizure: Looking for new Anticonvulsant Options?Colic in the Field – How to Prepare the Client for a Referral Experience
Emily SorahDaniel DuffyChris MarianiMegan Burke
11:10A-11:30ABREAK
11:30A-12:20PBeyond Opioids: where do we go from here with analgesiaFracture Repair - Management of Canine Long Bone FracturesCats are not Small Dogs! Feline Neurology in a Nutshell
Colic Cases Panel Discussion
Mark Papich
Kristen Messenger
Daniel DuffyChris MarianiKate Hepworth
Megan Burke