Emerald Coast Veterinary Conference

June 28  -  July 2, 2017

 
 

As Veterinary Conferences go, we're pretty unique.

 
 

ECVC 2017 Continuing Education


Saturday, July 1
5 CE hours per track

Nutrition Martha Cline, DVM, DACVN
7:00 – 8:40 am (2 hrs.)
Evidence Based Nutrition for Chronic Kidney Disease in Companion Animals

10:10 – 11:50 am (2 hrs.)
Obesity Management in Small Animal Practice: Initial Communication to Follow Through

12:10 – 1:00pm (1 hr.)
Obesity and Co-Morbites

 

Ophthalmology Wendy Townsend, DVM, MS
7:00 – 8:40 am (2 hrs.)
Canine Corneal Disease with an Emphasis on KCS and Corneal Ulcers

10:10 – 11:50 am (2 hrs.)
Glaucoma: The Pressure is On

12:10 – 1:00pm (1 hr.)
Ophthalmic Drugs: What’s Hot and What’s Not

 

Orthopedics Brian Beale, DVM, DACVS
7:00 – 8:40 am (2 hrs.)
Cruciate Disease in Dogs and Cats—The Essentials for Success

10:10 – 11:50 am (2 hrs.)
Hip Problems in the Growing and Adult Dog and Cat

12:10 – 1:00pm (1 hr.)
Forelimb Lameness—Is It the Elbow or the Shoulder?

 

Reproduction Robyn Wilborn, DVM, MS, DACT
7:00 – 8:40 am (2 hrs.)
Gondadectomy: Pros and Cons, What is Known, and Does Age Really Matter

10:10 – 11:50 am (2 hrs.)
FAQs in Small Animal Reproduction: Pearls of Wisdom in Private Practice

12:10 – 1:00pm (1 hr.)
Safer Cesarean Sections

 

Toxicology Tim Evans, DVM, MS, PhD, DACT, DABVT
7:00 – 8:40 am (2 hrs.)
My “neighbor” poisoned my pet syndrome
What small animal practitioners thought they would never need to know about mycotoxins

10:10 – 11:50 am (2 hrs.)
What small animal practitioners thought they would never need to know about plant toxins
Babies Onboard – when pregnancy and/or lactation impact the possible adverse effects of medication and toxicants

12:10 – 1:00pm (1 hr.)
Pick your poison – is it toxic? How toxic is it

 

Mindful Veterinary Practice Laura Smallwood, DVM, DACVIM-SAIM, Stevan Novakovich (2 CE Hours)
1:30 pm-3:30 pm (2 hrs.)
How Mindfulness and Meditation Can Help You Combat Personal and Professional Stress
Living a More Fulfilling, Engaging and Wholehearted Life

Poultry - Moderator: Dr. John Glisson
8:00 – 8:45 am
The evolution of our understanding of the ArkDPI Infectious Bronchitis Virus - Dr. Brian Jordan

8:45 – 9:15  am
Results of removing Arkansas from broiler vaccination programs - Dr. Steve McCarter, Dr. Elizabeth Dale,
Dr. Jeff Courtney

9:45 – 10:15 am
Evaluation of on-farm euthanasia techniques - Dr. Ben Schlegel

10:15 – 10:30 am
Reduction of microbial loads on hatching eggs in storage - Dr. Eric Shepherd

10:30-10:45 am
Not your garden-variety Galli: The many faces of Gallibacterium anatis infection in recent poultry cases - Dr. Natalie Armour

10:45-11:00 am
Consumer driven marketing programs – what’s our role? - Dr. Eric Willinghan

11:00 – 11:15 am
NPIP Update  - Dr. Denise Brinson

11:15 – 11:30 am
Regulatory Issues and AI Response Plan Discussion - GA and AL State Veterinarians, AVICs

11:30 – 11:45 am
Diagnostic case reports from Georgia - Dr. Jim Davis

11:45 am – 12:00 pm
Diagnostic case reports from Alabama - Dr. Tami Kelly

Veterinary Technicians (info to come)