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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
ExoticsRespiratoryAnimal WelfareLarge Ruminant
8:00A-8:50ATop 5 things you need to know: UrolithsUpdate on flea associated illness in cats.
Building Fish Medicine into Your Small Animal Practice, Part IWolfpack News HourSpeaker unable to participateUpdate on breeding soundness exams: What’s New?
NC Veterinary Response Corps Training Workshop Part 1 - Introduction to Disaster Response and Animal Sheltering
Allison Kendall
Mike LappinGreg LewbartAmy Stewart
Jose Len
Callie Fogle
Chance ArmstrongBruce Akers
Anna Allen
8:50A-9:10ABREAK
9:10A-10:00ATop 5 Things You Need to Know: IncontinenceUpdate on tick associated illness in cats.
Building Fish Medicine into Your Small Animal Practice, Part IIKey Concepts In Respiratory Tract Immunology and PhysiologySpeaker unable to participateUnderstanding Common Morphologic Abnormalities
NC Veterinary Response Corps Training Workshop Part 2 - Biosecurity and PPE Donning and Doffing
Allison KendallMike LappinGreg LewbartKatie Sheats
Chance ArmstrongBruce Akers
Anna Allen
10:00A-10:30ABREAK
10:30A-11:20AUrinary incontinence – Diagnosis and treatment of refractory cases
Infectious causes of diarrhea in cats (Part 1)
Building Fish Medicine into Your Small Animal Practice, Part IIICauses and Diagnosis of Equine AsthmaSpeaker unable to participateApproach to Bovine Dystocia in the FieldNCDA&CS/State Veterinarian's Update
Larry Adams
Mike LappinGreg LewbartLaurent Couëtil Chance Armstrong
Michael Martin
11:20A-11:40ABREAK
11:40A-12:30PTreatment of UTI – Guidelines for sporadic and recurrent UTI
Infectious causes of diarrhea in cats (Part 2)Essentials of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine for the Small Animal PractitionerInfectious Diseases of the Lower Respiratory TractSpeaker unable to participateManagement of Common Urogenital Problems in CattleCOVID-19 Effects on Animal Industry OR African Swine Fever Preparedness
Larry Adams
Mike LappinTara HarrisonKate HepworthChance 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 ExoticsRespiratoryLarge RuminantsTechnician ITechnician II
1:30P-2:20PUpdates in management of Acute kidney injury (AKI) – IV fluids can cause harmManagement of acute upper respiratory infections in cats (Part 1)Therapeutics for Exotics – Practical Tips for the Small Animal PractitionerEndoscopy and Ultrasonography of the Lower Respiratory TracHow to Improve Welfare in an Animal Shelter: This Ain’t Your Grandma’s 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-3:30PHemodialysis for AKI and Intoxications – What is new for the practitioner?Management of acute upper respiratory infections in cats (Part 2)Management of Avian Emergencies in Small Animal Practice Sampling of Lower AirwaysAnimal Hoarding- A Community Problem
Practical bovine estrus synchronization protocols
NC Veterinary Public Health - Rabies Update and Q&A
From the Ceiling, to the Floor! Drops and Dips and More” A Blood Pressure LectureMonitoring cancer treatment: important considerations in veterinary cancer patients
Larry AdamsMike LappinOlivia PetritzLaurent CouëtilSandra Strong
Chance Armstrong
Erica Berl
Amber BuckwalterAlexandra Gareau
3:30P-4:00PBREAK
4:00P-4:50PManagement of uroliths in the lower urinary tract – Alternatives to cystotomy

Clinical uses of probiotics in dogs and cats (Part 1)The Basics of Reptile Medicine: Getting Started with Exotics in your Small Animal PracticeEndoscopy of the Upper Respiratory Tract
Welfare Concerns with Cognitive DeclineApproaches to treatment of metritis in cattle
USDA Accreditation CE Module 29: Veterinary Feed Directive - Part 1
The art of triageChemotherapy Safety
Larry AdamsMike LappinSarah OzawaSafia BarakzaiMichael Khan
Thiago Vilar SilvaBarry Meade
Jennifer Stiles
Marla Friend
Karen Hart

Kristy Rose
Michelle Thompson
4:50P-5:10PBREAK
5:10P-6:00PManagement of uroliths in the upper urinary tractClinical uses of probiotics in dogs and cats (Part 2)Primer on Small Mammal Medicine for the Small Animal PractitionerMy Approach to Field Exam of Noise During ExerciseAnimal Welfare Assessments- An introduction to the American College of Animal WelfareUpdate on current research in bovine reproduction
USDA CE Module 29: Veterinary Feed Directive - Part 2Transfusion Therapy 101.
Blood typing vs. crossmatching, component therapy vs. whole blood transfusions, monitoring for transfusion reactions and more
Nursing the Oncology Patient

Larry AdamsMike LappinSarah OzawaSafia BarakzaiSandra StrongThiago Vilar SilvaBarry Meade
Jennifer Stiles
Marla Friend
Karen Hart
Christopher BiegalaLara 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
#EmbraceThePotential: Top Social Media Impact TipsTechy TidBits: Helpful Hints for Patient CareOphthalmic Exam and Emergencies
Erika Gruber
Bill CulpSarah Moore
Laurent Couëtil
Kelly Still-Brooks
Caitlin DeWildeAmber 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
Staking Your Claim: Ensuring Your Practice is Online Where Your Clients are Looking
Too Much of a Good Thing: Toxic Medications
Optimizing Anesthesia
Erika Gruber
Bill CulpSarah Moore
Laurent Couëtil
Kelly Still-Brooks
Caitlin DeWildeAmber 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
Slow Their Scroll: Social Media Content Your Clients Will ValueGastric 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
Caitlin DeWildeAmber 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 FarmCrafting a Content CalendarFive 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
Caitlin DeWildeAmber 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
Comprehensive Veterinary Marketing Plans: Beyond Just Social
Triage to Discharge: A Nursing Care JourneyTBD
Lynn Griffin
William Culp

Sarah Moore
Safia Barakzai
Kelly Still-Brooks

Caitlin DeWildeRyan Fitzsimmons


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
Veterinary Instagram: A New FocusEquine
TBD
Lynn Griffin
William Culp
Sarah Moore
Safia Barakzai
Kelly Still-Brooks
Caitlin DeWildeKimberly Young
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
Google My Business: Manage Your Listing, Photos, Reviews and More
Equine Veterinary Drugs: Review of the most commonly selected pharmaceuticals in equine practiceTBD
Lynn Griffin
Marc Hirshenson
Sarah Moore
Safia Barakzai
Callie Fogle
Timo Prange
Kelly Still-Brooks
Caitlin DeWildeErin Elder
Randolph Green
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
Yelp!: Managing Your Profile, Maximizing Your Visibility and Responding to Those Reviews

Ruminant Medicine: Diseases, Medications, and Regulations--oh my!
TBD
Lynn Griffin
Marc Hirshenson
Sarah Moore
Safia Barakzai
Caitlyn Horne
Kate Hepworth
Kelly Still-Brooks
Caitlin DeWildeBlanca Camacho
Randolph Green

Sunday, November 7, 2021

TRACKSmall Animal ISmall Animal IISmall Animal IIIEquine
ROOM301 A+B302 A+B302 C304
THEMEPainNutrition
8:00A-8:50ADetecting, Diagnosing, & Monitoring Feline OA Pain: A Practical ApproachCardiology: Diagnosis and management of common arrhythmias in dogs and cats
Nutrition – Update on Nutritional DCM
NC State Equine Research: Impacting Practice in NC
Duncan LascellesKursten Pierce
Lindsey Bullen

Lauren Schnabel

8:50A-9:00ABREAK
9:00A-9:50ANSAIDs for Chronic Pain Control in Cats: An UpdateCardiology: Diagnosing and managing heart disease without an echocardiogram
Nutrition – What’s in a Label?
Radiography of the Equine Respiratory Tract
Duncan LascellesKursten Pierce
Lindsey Bullen
Linda Dillenbeck
9:50A-10:00ABREAK
10:00A-10:50APractical use of local anesthetic for surgical patientsInnovations in Oncology – Cutting Edge Therapies for Canine Lymphoma
Nutrition Communication
My Approach to Imaging Guided Sacroiliac Injections
Duncan LascellesMichael Mastromauro
Lindsey Bullen
Caitlyn Horne
10:50A-11:00ABREAK
11:00A-11:50AFuture drug therapies for OA pain: anti-NGF mAbsInnovations 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!
Duncan LascellesMichael Mastromauro
Lindsey Bullen
Carrie Jacobs