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 Sunday, August 23

Acupuncture

LOCATION TBD

Introduction to Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine

by Karen Lanz, DVM, CVA, CVMMP, CVTP

7 – 8:40 am (2 hrs.)

Acupuncture Case Presentations – Beyond Pain Management

9 – 10:40 am (2 hrs.)

Introducing Integrative Medicine into Your Practice

10:50 – 11:40 am (1 hr)

Infectious Disease

LOCATION TBD

Infectious Causes of Pancytopenia in the dog and cat: Making the Diagnosis

by Saralyn Smith-Carr, BS, DVM, MS, PhD

7 – 8:40 am (2 hrs.)

Infectious Causes Diarrhea in the dog and cat: Are these just the usual suspects

9 – 10:40 am (2 hrs.)

Infectious Causes of Nasal Discharge in the dog and cat: What to consider

10:50 – 11:40 am (1 hr.)

Laser Therapy

LOCATION TBD

Laser Bootcamp: What are Lasers Anyway and What do all of Those Things Mean that Are on the Buttons?

by Darryl Millis, DVM, MS, DACVS, CCRP, DACVSMR

7 – 8:40 am (2 hrs.)

What are Lasers Good For? – Current Applications for Lasers and How they might Affect Patient Treatment

9 – 10:40 am (2 hrs.)

How Can I Use my Laser to the Best Advantage? – Clinical Application of Laser Treatment and How to Get the Best Results

10:50 – 11:40 am (1 hr.)

LEAP CE

LOCATION TBD

Legalities and Standards of Compounding

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

7 – 8:40 am (2 hrs.)

Addressing the Opioid Epidemic and Controlling Diversion

9 – 10:40 am (2 hrs.)

Radiology

LOCATION TBD

Fundamentals of Thoracic Radiographic Interpretation with Emphasis on Cardiopulmonary Structures and
Relationship to Tachydyspnea

by Peter Noël, DVM, DACVR

7 – 8:40 am (2 hrs.)

Acute Abdomen with Emphasis on G.I. Tract Mechanical Ileus – Common Causes of Acute Abdomen with Case-based Learning

9 – 10:40 am (2 hrs.)

Mediastinum – Review Anatomy and Common Diseases: Masses, Esophageal, Hiatal Hernia, Pulmonary vs. Mediastinal

10:50 – 11:40 am (1 hr.)

Soft Tissue Surgery

LOCATION TBD

Updates on Managing Laryngeal Paralysis

by Kristy Broaddus, DVM, MS, DACVS

7 – 8:40 am (2 hrs.)

Dog Bite Wounds: Why are They so Hard to Manage?

9 – 10:40 am (2 hrs.)

Recent Advances in Elongated Soft Palate Surgery: Folded Flap Palatoplasty (FPP)

10:50 – 11:40 am (1 hr.)

Veterinary
Technician

LOCATION TBD

Rehabilitate Your Protocols: Rehab Tips for the General Practice

Over the Hill We Go: Therapeutic Land Exercises

by Heather Hopkinson, RVT, VTS-EVN, CCRP

7 – 8:40 am (2 hrs.)

Dust ’em off! Putting Rehab Tools to Practice

9 – 10:40 am (2 hrs.)

Rehab Case Studies: How would You Manage?

10:50 – 11:40 am (1 hr.)