Early-Bird ticket prices until May 31

Schedule for Saturday, June 29

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

Anesthe-
siology

Magnolia D

Anesthesia:  As Easy As 10…9…8…

by Bonnie Gatson, DVM, DACVAA

7 – 8:40 am (2 hrs.)

Myths and Misconceptions in Small Animal Anesthesia

by Bonnie Gatson, DVM, DACVAA

10:10 – 11:50 am (2 hrs.)

CPR Update 2019:  What’s the Evidence?

by Bonnie Gatson, DVM, DACVAA

12:10 – 1 pm (1 hr.)

Hematology/
Hemostatis

Azalea I

Immune-Mediated Hemolytic Anemia:  Pathophysiology and Diagnosis

Immunosuppressive Therapy:  Better Use of Established Drugs

by Andrew Mackin, BVMS, MVS, DVSC, FANZCVSc, DACVIM

7 – 8:40 am (2 hrs.)

Immunosuppressive Therapy:  What’s New Practical Blood

Practical Blood Transfusions in the Dog

by Andrew Mackin, BVMS, MVS, DVSC, FANZCVSc, DACVIM

10:10 – 11:50 am (2 hrs.)

Practical Blood Transfusions in the Cat

by Andrew Mackin, BVMS, MVS, DVSC, FANZCVSc, DACVIM

12:10 – 1 pm (1 hr.)

Internal Medicine

Magnolia C

Flea and Tick Borne Diseases

by Melissa Bourgeois, DVM, PhD, DACVM

7 – 8:40 am (2 hrs.)

Leptospirosis:  Why Awareness and Diagnosis is Crucial to Health of Practice

by Natalie Marks, DVM
presented by Melissa Bourgeois, DVM, PhD, DACVM

10:10 – 11:50 am (2 hrs.)

CIRDC in Small Animal Practice

by Natalie Marks, DVM
presented by Melissa Bourgeois, DVM, PhD, DACVM

12:10 – 1 pm (1 hr.)

Practice Management

Azalea II

Sponsored by Simmons Education Fund

Is Your Practice Financially Healthy?

Does Your Practice Have Value?

by David McCormick, MS, CVA Veterinary Appraiser, Consultant & Broker

7 – 8:40 am (2 hrs.)

Diagnosing & Treating Practice Financial Diseases

by David McCormick, MS, CVA Veterinary Appraiser, Consultant & Broker

10:10 – 11:50 am (2 hrs.)

Ownership Exit Planning-What You Need to Know

by David McCormick, MS, CVA, Veterinary Appraiser, Consultant & Broker

12:10 – 1 pm (1 hr.)

Veterinary
Technicians

Camellia I

Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome/Acute Lung Injury

The Cat and the Kidney

by Amy Newfield, CVT, VTS (ECC)

7 – 8:40 am (2 hrs.)

The Dog and the Kidney

Diabetic Emergencies

by Amy Newfield, CVT, VTS (ECC)

10:10 – 11:50 am (2 hrs.)

Understanding the Blue Patient

by Amy Newfield, CVT, VTS (ECC)

12:10 – 1 pm (1 hr.)

CANCELLED – Professional Development/ Leadership

Camellia II

Deconstructing Compassion Fatigue: Finding the Space to Heal Part 1

by Laura Smallwood, DVM, DACVIM-SAIM

7 – 8:40 am

 

Deconstructing Compassion Fatigue: Finding the Space to Heal Part 2

by Laura Smallwood, DVM, DACVIM-SAIM

10:10 – 11:50 am

 

Deconstructing Compassion Fatigue: Finding the Space to Heal Part 3

by Laura Smallwood, DVM, DACVIM-SAIM

12:10 – 1:00 pm

Pharmacy/ LEAP CE

Jasmine

Legalities and Standards of Veterinary Compounding

by Heather Lindell Tally, PharmD, BS, RPh, FSVHP, DICVP

7 – 8:40 am

 

Utilizing USP 795 Compounding and USP 797 Sterile Compounding in Your Practice

by Heather Lindell Tally, PharmD, BS, RPh, FSVHP, DICVP

10:10 – 11:50 am

 

Utilizing USP 800 Handling Hazardous Drugs in Your Practice

by Heather Lindell Tally, PharmD, BS, RPh, FSVHP, DICVP

12:10 – 1:00 pm

Backyard
Poultry

Azalea III

Biosecurity – Keep Diseases Out!

by Eric Shepherd, DVM

NPIP – Participation for Backyard Flocks

by Elena Behnke, DVM

Nematode Parasites of Poultry in Backyard Operations: What do Practitioners Need to Know?

by Ray Kaplan, DVM, PhD, DEVPC, DACVM (Parasitology)

7 – 8:40 am

 Diagnostic Work Ups for Poultry Diseases

by Tami Kelly, DVM

Selected Cases from Backyard Flocks at GA Poultry Laboratory

by Jim Davis, DVM

Therapeutics – What is Allowed in Poultry?

by Karen Grogan, DVM, MAM, ACPV

10:10 – 11:50 am

Case Management from Exotics Practice Perspective

by UGA CVM Speaker TBD

12:10 – 1:00 pm