Emerald Coast Veterinary Conference

June 28  -  July 2, 2017


As Veterinary Conferences go, we're pretty unique.


ECVC 2017 Continuing Education

Thursday, June 29
5 CE hours per track

Backyard Poultry - moderator: Karen Burns Grogan, DVM, MAM, DACPV

9:20 – 9:50 am
Common Diseases and Diagnostics - Tami Kelly, DVM

9:50 – 10:40 am
Interesting Case Reports - Tami Kelly, DVM

10:40 – 11:00 am
Coccidiosus - Greg Mathis, PhD.

11:20 – 11:50 am
Therapeutics—What is Allowed in Poultry? - Steve Roney, DVM, MAM, DACPV

11:50 am – 12:20 pm
Quail, Pheasants and Other Avian Species - Doug Anderson, DVM

Critical Care Medicine — Greg Lisciandro, DVM, DAVBP, DACVECC
9:20 – 11:00 am (2 hrs.)
Case-based Abdominal FAST (AFAST) and its Fluid Scoring System for Trauma, Non-Trauma and Tracking Applications: Part I and Part II

11:20 am – 1:00 pm (2 hrs.)
The Gallbladder Halo Sign: Update on Diagnosis and Complications of Canine Anaphylaxis
Case-based Thoracic FAST (TFAST) for Trauma, Non-Trauma and Tracking Applications: Part I


Endocrine/Renal  Deborah Greco, DVM, PhD, DACVIM
9:20 am – 11:00am (2 hrs.)
Diet and Feline Diabetes Mellitus: Diet, Insulin and Oral Hypoglycemics: Good, Bad, Ugly

11:20 am – 1:00 pm (2 hrs.)
Feline Thyroid Disorders
Feline Adrenal Disease


Infectious Disease Katherine Stenske KuKanich, DVM, PhD, DACVIM (SAIM)
9:20 – 11:00 am (2 hrs.)
Infection Control: Practical Strategies for Vets in the Trenches!
Emergency Preparedness for Today’s Veterinarians

11:20 am – 1:00 pm (2 hrs.)
Vets and Zoonoses: How Safe are We in Our Day-to-Day Practice?
Salmonellosis: Protecting Our Patients, Kids, and Communities


Pediatrics Bess Pierce, DVM, MZS, DABVP, DACVIM, DACVSMR
9:20 – 11:00 am (2 hrs.)
Small Animal Pediatrics: What’s Normal in the First Year of Life?
Small Animal Pediatrics: Clinical Techniques in Pediatric Patients

11:20 am – 1:00 pm (2 hrs.)
Small Animal Pediatrics: Spaying and Neutering — It’s Not So Simple Anymore!
Small Animal Pediatrics: Canine Heroes — The Journey from Puppy to Working Dog


Orthopedics Labs (Additional fee applies) Caleb Hudson, DVM, DACVS
8 a.m.- noon
Isometric CrCL repair - plastic bone
MPL disease – etiology & treatment options

1 p.m.-5 p.m.
MPL Repair (TTT, wedge recession, and patellar sling suture) - plastic bone