Program – AAVSB RACE Approved

Friday, November 5, 2021

TRACKSmall Animal ISmall Animal IISmall Animal IIIEquineWelfareRuminantPublic Practice
ROOM301 A+B302 A+B302 C304305 A306 A306 B
THEMEUrinary/Renal
Infectious Disease & Shelter Medicine
ExoticsRespiratoryAnimal WelfareLarge Ruminant
8:00A-8:50AUrinary incontinence – Diagnosis and treatment of refractory cases
Infectious Disease & Shelter Medicine
Building Fish Medicine into Your Small Animal Practice, Part IWolfpack News HourEthical and welfare issues associated with dog sourcing and breeding Update on breeding soundness exams: What’s New?
NC Veterinary Response Corps Training Workshop Part 1 - Introduction to Disaster Response and Animal Sheltering
Larry Adams
Mike LappinGreg LewbartAmy Stewart
Jose Len
Callie Fogle
Candace CroneyChance ArmstrongBruce Akers
Anna Allen
8:50A-9:10ABREAK
9:10A-10:00ATreatment of UTI – Guidelines for sporadic and recurrent UTIInfectious Disease & Shelter Medicine
Building Fish Medicine into Your Small Animal Practice, Part IIKey Concepts In Respiratory Tract Immunology and PhysiologyDevelopment of a certification program to ensure care and welfare of breeding dogs in the USUnderstanding Common Morphologic Abnormalities
NC Veterinary Response Corps Training Workshop Part 2 - Biosecurity and PPE Donning and Doffing
Larry Adams
Mike LappinGreg LewbartKatie Sheats
Candace CroneyChance ArmstrongBruce Akers
Anna Allen
10:00A-10:30ABREAK
10:30A-11:20AUpdates in management of Acute kidney injury (AKI) – IV fluids can cause harm
Infectious Disease & Shelter Medicine
Building Fish Medicine into Your Small Animal Practice, Part IIICauses and Diagnosis of Equine AsthmaAssessment of canine welfare in US commercial breeding kennelsApproach to Bovine Dystocia in the FieldNCDA&CS/State Veterinarian's Update
Larry Adams
Mike LappinGreg LewbartLaurent Couëtil Candace CroneyChance Armstrong
Doug Meckes
11:20A-11:40ABREAK
11:40A-12:30PHemodialysis for AKI and Intoxications – What is new for the practitioner?
Infectious Disease & Shelter MedicineTherapeutics for Exotics – Practical Tips for the Small Animal PractitionerInfectious Diseases of the Lower Respiratory TractCommunicating effectively on animal welfareManagement of Common Urogenital Problems in CattleCOVID-19 Effects on Animal Industry OR African Swine Fever Preparedness
Larry Adams
Mike LappinOlivia PetritzKate HepworthCandace CroneyChance ArmstrongMike Neault
12:30P-1:30PLUNCH
TRACKSmall Animal ISmall Animal IISmall Animal IIIEquineAnimal WelfareRuminantPublic PracticeVeterinary TechniciansVeterinary Technicians
ROOM301 A+B302 A+B302 C304305 A306 A306 B305 B306 C
THEMEUrinaryInfectious Disease & Shelter Medicine ExoticsRespiratoryLarge RuminantsTechnician ITechnician II
1:30P-2:20PManagement of uroliths in the lower urinary tract – Alternatives to cystotomy
Infectious Disease & Shelter MedicineManagement of Avian Emergencies in Small Animal Practice Endoscopy and Ultrasonography of the Lower Respiratory TracHow to Improve Welfare in an Animal ShelterInfectious causes of infertility in cattle
NC Veterinary Public Health - Current Topics in Zoonotic Disease
Thinking Critically in the ICUThe ethics of chemotherapy in companion animals
Larry AdamsMike LappinOlivia PetritzLaurent CouëtilJennifer Federico

Chance Armstrong

Carl WilliamsStefanie LaJuett
Joanne Intile
2:20P-2:40PBREAK
2:40P-3:30PManagement of uroliths in the upper urinary tract
Infectious Disease & Shelter MedicineThe Basics of Reptile Medicine: Getting Started with Exotics in your Small Animal PracticeSampling of Lower AirwaysAnimal Welfare and Assesment Tools
Practical bovine estrus synchronization protocols
NC Veterinary Public Health - Rabies Update and Q&A
TBDMonitoring cancer treatment: important considerations in veterinary cancer patients
Larry AdamsMike LappinSarah OzawaLaurent CouëtilSandra Strong
Chance Armstrong
Erica Berl
Amber CzockAlexandra Gareau
3:30P-4:00PBREAK
4:00P-4:50PTop 5 things you need to know: Uroliths
Infectious Disease & Shelter MedicinePrimer on Small Mammal Medicine for the Small Animal PractitionerEndoscopy of the Upper Respiratory Tract
Animal WelfareApproaches to treatment of metritis in cattle
USDA Accreditation CE Module 29: Veterinary Feed Directive - Part 1
TBDoncology
Allison KendallMike LappinSarah OzawaSafia BarakzaiMichael Khan
Thiago Vilar SilvaBarry Meade
Jennifer Stiles
Marla Friend
Kristy Rose
Michelle Thompson
4:50P-5:10PBREAK
5:10P-6:00PTop 5 things you need to know: ProteinuriaInfectious Disease & Shelter MedicineEssentials of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine for the Small Animal PractitionerMy Approach to Field Exam of Noise During ExerciseAnimal WelfareUpdate on current research in bovine reproduction
USDA CE Module 29: Veterinary Feed Directive - Part 2TBDNursing the Oncology Patient

Allison KendallMike LappinTara HarrisonSafia BarakzaiSara BennettThiago Vilar SilvaBarry Meade
Jennifer Stiles
Marla Friend
Christopher Beigala
Lara Jackson

Saturday, November 6, 2021

TRACKSmall Animal ISmall Animal IISmall Animal IIIEquineRuminantPractice ManagementVeterinary TechniciansVeterinary Technicians
ROOM301 A+B302 A+B302 C304306 A303305 A+B306 B+C
THEMECytology / RadiologySurgeryNeurology
Small RuminantsTechnician ITechnician II
8:00A-8:50AMaking the most of in-house cytology, part 1
Diagnostic and Treatment Options in the Management of Portosystemic ShuntsHands off neurology: Gait and posture hold the keys
Ancillary Respiratory Tests
Parasite control in Small Ruminants
Why would they think that is okay? [Management Tools that Make it Work]
Techy TidBits: Helpful Hints for Patient CareOphthalmic Exam and Emergencies
Erika Gruber
Bill CulpSarah Moore
Laurent Couëtil
Kelly Still-Brooks
Debbie HillAmber Hart
Liz Crabtree

8:50A-9:10ABreak
9:10A-10:00AMaking the most of in-house cytology, part 2
Gastric Surgery and Treatment of Gastric Dilatation and VolvulusMake new friends but keep the old: A case-based review of anticonvulsant therapies
How to Best Manage and Treat Equine Asthma
Updates on Kid Disbudding
Avoiding the Lemons – Recruiting and Hiring
Too Much of a Good Thing: Toxic Medications
Optimizing Anesthesia
Erika Gruber
Bill CulpSarah Moore
Laurent Couëtil
Kelly Still-Brooks
Debbie HillAmber Hart
Samantha Moyer
10:00A-10:30ABreak
10:30A-11:20ARadiology: A review of pulmonary patterns
Principles of and Techniques for Performing Abdominal Organ BiopsiesManaging the difficulty epileptic: Tips and tricks
Lower Respiratory Tract Case Discussions
Mastitis and Milk Quality in Small Ruminants
So, You’re the New Girl – Effective Onboarding
Gastric Dilatation Volvulus: Getting Straight About the TwistApproach to the traumatic brain injury patient
Lynn Griffin
Bill CulpSarah Moore
Laurent Couëtil
Katie Sheats
Kate Hepworth
Kelly Still-Brooks
Debbie HillAmber Hart
Kayla Perry
11:20A-11:40ABreak
11:40A-12:30PRadiology: Have a heart: cardiothoracic radiographs
Updates on Soft Tissue Sarcomas and Mast Cell TumorsNeurologic episodes: When it’s not a seizure
Recurrent Laryngeal Neuropathy, What’s New?
Coxiella on the FarmTroubled Employees – What Can We Do?
Five O’Clock Shadow: End of Day Emergencies“I think this dog needs blood” – From Start to Finish of Canine Blood Transfusions
Lynn Griffin
Bill CulpSarah Moore
Safia Barakzai
Kelly Still-Brooks
Debbie HillAmber Hart
Alyxandra Tracy
12:30P-1:30PLunch
TRACKSmall Animal ISmall Animal IISmall Animal IIIEquineRuminantPractice ManagementVeterinary TechniciansVeterinary Technicians
ROOM301 A+B302 A+B302 C304306 A303305 A+B306 B+C
THEMERadiologySurgery / Rehabilitation
Neurology
Respiratory Small RuminantsTechnician ITechnician II
1:30P-2:20PRadiology: Interpreting difficult thoracic radiographs
Urogenital and Mammary Neoplasia: Disease Overview and Treatment Strategies
Stop, drop, and roll: What to do when the vestibular patient hits your doorstep
Sinus Anatomy and Pathophysiology
Understanding Therapeutics, VFDs and Antimicrobial resistance in Small Ruminants
Aligning HR Strategy to YOUR practice needs
Triage to Discharge: A Nursing Care Journey"When does it end?" ER Triage.
Lynn Griffin
William Culp

Sarah Moore
Safia Barakzai
Kelly Still-Brooks

Debbie HillRyan Fitzsimmons


Zenen Morales

2:20P-2:30PBREAK
2:30P-3:20PRadiology: Aggressive vs. non-aggressive bone disease
Laparoscopic surgery: Minimally Invasive Surgical Techniques and Early Outcomes
The “back dog”: When to worry it’s not a disc

Treatment of Sinusitis (Field vs Referral)
Tips and tricks for small ruminant dystocia and C-sections
Strategic Planning for Veterinary Practices
Equine
"Count on me" Medical math for techs
Lynn Griffin
William Culp
Sarah Moore
Safia Barakzai
Kelly Still-Brooks
Debbie HillKimberly Young
Zenen Morales
3:20P-3:30PBREAK
3:30P-4:20PRadiology: The vomiting dog: to cut or not to cut
Getting into Rehabilitation and Getting Rehabilitation into Your Practice
Once seen, never forgotten: Interesting cases in medical neurology part 1Upper Respiratory Tract Case Discussions
Interesting Clinical Cases – Small Ruminants Part 1
Hot Human Resource Topics 2021
Equine Veterinary Drugs: Review of the most commonly selected pharmaceuticals in equine practice"Up your nose with a rubber hose and other places" Hospital tubes.
Lynn Griffin
Marc Hirshenson
Sarah Moore
Safia Barakzai
Callie Fogle
Timo Prange
Kelly Still-Brooks
Debbie HillErin Elder
Zenen Morales
4:20P-4:30PBREAK
4:30P-5:20PRadiology: The vomiting dog: the use of ultrasound
NSAIDs and Beyond: Managing Osteoarthritis in Dogs and Cats
Once seen, never forgotten: Interesting cases in medical neurology part 2
Exercise Intolerance In Performance Horses Case DiscussionsInteresting Clinical Cases – Small Ruminants Part 2
Mastering the Art of Herding Cats
[Getting it all done]
Ruminant Medicine: Diseases, Medications, and Regulations--oh my!
Basic nursing skills of the ICU tech
Lynn Griffin
Marc Hirshenson
Sarah Moore
Safia Barakzai
Caitlyn Horne
Kate Hepworth
Kelly Still-Brooks
Debbie HillBlanca Camacho
Zenen Morales

Sunday, November 7, 2021

TRACKSmall Animal ISmall Animal IISmall Animal IIIEquine
ROOM301 A+B302 A+B302 C304
THEMEOphthalmologyNutrition
8:00A-8:50AOphthalmologyCardiology: Diagnosis and management of common arrhythmias in dogs and cats
Nutrition – Update on Nutritional DCM
NC State Equine Research: Impacting Practice in NC
TBDKursten Pierce
Lindsey Bullen

Lauren Schnabel

8:50A-9:00ABREAK
9:00A-9:50AOphthalmologyCardiology: Diagnosing and managing heart disease without an echocardiogram
Nutrition – What’s in a Label?
Radiography of the Equine Respiratory Tract
TBDKursten Pierce
Lindsey Bullen
Linda Dillenbeck
9:50A-10:00ABREAK
10:00A-10:50AOphthalmologyInnovations in Oncology – Cutting Edge Therapies for Canine Lymphoma
Nutrition Communication
My Approach to Imaging Guided Sacroiliac Injections
TBDMichael Mastromauro
Lindsey Bullen
Caitlyn Horne
10:50A-11:00ABREAK
11:00A-11:50POphthalmologyInnovations in Oncology – Novel and Minimally Invasive Approaches to Early Diagnosis of Cancer
Navigating Nutrition Trends
Considering Investing in a Cell-Based Therapy for Joint Disease? Here’s What You Need to Know!
TBDMichael Mastromauro
Lindsey Bullen
Carrie Jacobs