Early-Bird ticket prices until JULY 24

All continuing education sessions will be held in the Baytowne Conference Center adjacent the Grand Sandestin Hotel.

Schedule for Thursday, August 20

Keynote Presentation

Azalea Ballroom

The Veterinarian’s Guide to Happiness

by Laura Smallwood, DVM, DACVIM-SA

7 – 7:50 am

Behavior

LOCATION TBD

From Acepromazine to Zolazepam: choosing the right psychoactive therapy for specific triggers

Stranger Things: canine aggression to social targets outside of the home

by Julia Albright, MA, DVM, DACVB

9:20 – 11 am (2 hrs.)

Anger management: helping clients manage their pet’s anxiety and aggression

Easy as one, two, pee: updates on feline house soiling

11:20 am – 1 pm (2 hrs.)

Emergency Med/Critical Care

LOCATION TBD

Updates on CPR

Controversies in fluid therapy

by Kendon Kuo, DVM, MS, DACVECC

9:20 – 11 am (2 hrs.)

Antifibrinolytics review

Head Trauma

11:20 am – 1 pm (2 hrs.)

Endocrinology

LOCATION TBD

How to Deal with Problem Diabetics

by Jon M. Fletcher, DVM, DACVIM

9:20 – 11 am (2 hrs.)

Cats are Not Small Dogs: Things to Consider When Treating Feline Diabetes

Do we need the ACTH stimulation test? Update on Diagnosing and Monitoring Adrenal Gland Dysfunction

11:20 am – 1 pm (2 hrs.)

Oncology

LOCATION TBD

Interventional Oncology

Mast Cell Tumors

by Brad Matz, DVM, MS, DACVS-SA, ACVS Fellow, Surgical Oncology

9:20 – 11 am (2 hrs.)

Soft Tissue Sarcoma

Oral/head & Neck

Tumors/staging

11:20 am – 1 pm (2 hrs.)

Theriogenology

LOCATION TBD

Collection and evaluation of canine semen with diagnosis and treatment protocols

Timing the breeding, planning the breeding, diagnosing the breeding and what happens if she did not take

by William E. Schultz, DVM

9:20 am – 11:00 am (2 hrs.)

C-section timing and how not to have a c-section wreck your day

Urogenital laser surgery – some of the difficult ones made easy

11:20 am – 1:00 pm (2 hrs.)

USDA Accreditation

LOCATION TBD

Module 5 – Vesicular Disease

Module 9 – Interstate and International Health Certificates for Category 1 Animals

by Mel Stephens, DVM

9:20 am – 11:00 am (2 hrs.)

Module 21 – Animals’ Fitness to Travel

Module 29 – Veterinary Feed Directive

11:20 am – 1:00 pm (2 hrs.)

Poultry

LOCATION TBD

Poultry Schedule TBA