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 Friday, August 21

Dentistry

LOCATION TBD

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Oral Tumors in the Dog and Cat…It’s Not Necessarily a Death Sentence

Flaps and Flops How to Perform the Right Surgical Flap for Your Oral Procedure

by Barden Greenfield, DVM, DAVDC

7 – 8:40 am (2 hrs.)

Review and Discussion of Uncommon Radiographic Pathology

Crown Amputate or Extract That Tooth Resorption (TR)? … You Need to Know This!

10:10 – 11:50 am (2 hrs.)

Choose Your Dental Weapons… A Review of the Variety of Dental Burs Needed in Practice

12:10 – 1 pm (1 hr.)

Pathology

LOCATION TBD

Clinical Enzymology: Review of Major Markers with Spliced-in Case Examples

Liver Function Testing: What Tests Should You Use and When?

by Pete W. Christopherson, DVM, PhD, DACVP

7 – 8:40 am (2 hrs.)

Case-based Learning Session Focused on Liver Disease

Body Cavity Fluid Interpretation: What Clinically-relevant Information Can be Obtained In-House?

10:10 – 11:50 am (2 hrs.)

Congenital Macrothrombocytopenia: A Condition That Needs to be Considered in Canine Patients with Asymptomatic Thrombocytopenias

12:10 – 1 pm (1 hr.)

Practice Management

LOCATION TBD

How to Safeguard Your Hospital Against Theft

Why Budgeting Can Prevent Problems and Relieve Stress

by Beth Scott, CPA

7 – 8:40 am (2 hrs.)

All About Fees: What to Charge and How to Keep It

Profit Enhancement Workshop: Finding the Root Cause

10:10 – 11:50 am (2 hrs.)

Trends at the Most-Profitable Vet Hospital

12:10 – 1 pm (1 hr.)

Professional Development/ Leadership

LOCATION TBD

Emotional Intelligence: It’s Not What You Think, Part I

by Laura Smallwood, DVM, DACVIM-SAIM

7 – 8:40 am (2 hrs.)

Emotional Intelligence: It’s Not What You Think, Part II

10:10 – 11:50 am (2 hrs.)

Emotional Intelligence: It’s Not What You Think, Part III

12:10 – 1 pm (1 hr.)

Pulmonology

LOCATION TBD

Localization of Respiratory Distress

Upper Airway Diseases in Dogs and Cats

by Elizabeth Rozanski, DVM, DACVIM, DACVECC

7:00 am – 8:40 am (2 hrs.)

Lower Airway and Parenchymal Disease in Dogs and Cats

Pleural Space Disease

10:10 – 11:50 am (2 hrs.)

Thoracic Trauma

12:10 – 1 pm (1 hr.)

Urology

LOCATION TBD

Kidney Disease Myths… Recognizing the Problems and Avoiding Common Mistakes

Beyond Azotemia… What You Need to Know about Proteinuria in Dogs and Cats

by Andrew Specht, DVM, DACVIM

7 – 8:40 am (2 hrs.)

Snippets on Stones: What to Do with The Really Challenging Urolith Cases?

Bothersome Bugs… How to Deal with Persistent or Recurrent UTIs

10:10 – 11:50 am (2 hrs.)

What’s New in Nephrology: Quick Hits and Hot Takes on a Variety of Topics

12:10 – 1  pm (1 hr.)

Poultry

LOCATION TBD

Poultry Schedule TBA