Early-Bird ticket prices end June 12!

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

Thursday – July 8, 2021


7:00 – 7:50 am

Jedi Mind Tricks

by Andy Roark, DVM

Feline Medicine

by Deb Zoran, DVM, PhD, DACVIM

9:20 – 11:00 am

Part 1: Feline Vomiting (Case-based Review of Chronic Vomiting in Cats)
Part 2: Kitten Diarrhea – Diagnosis & Management (W/ focus on Role of Nutrition)

11:20 am – 1:00 pm

Part 1: Feline Pancreatic Disease – Review of Diagnosis & Treatment of Acute and Chronic Diseases of the Feline Pancreas
Part 2: Understanding the Feline Colon – Prevention & Treatment of the Constipated Cat


by Michelle Evason, DVM, BSc, DACVIM

9:20 – 11:00 am

Doggie Diarrhea: the Microbiome, Pre- and Probiotics and What This Means for K9 Gut Health in 2021

11:20 am – 1:00 pm

Part 1: Canine Parvovirus – Updates on Evidence-based Spectrum of Care Therapy Considerations
Part 2: Clinical Nutrition – Risks, Rewards and Pet-owner Decision Making for Alternative Diets (Raw and Homemade)


by Kathryn Diehl, DVM, MS, DACVO

9:20 – 11:00 am

The Corneal Colors

11:20 am – 1:00 pm

Part 1: The Lens & Cataracts
Part 2: Get to Know the Nictitating Membrane


by Chris Adolph, DVM, MS, DACVM (Parasitology)

9:20 – 11:00 am

Heartworm Disease Update – Where Are We in 2021?

11:20 am – 1:00 pm

Fleas, Ticks, and Vector-borne Disease, Oh My!


by Erica Behling-Kelly, DVM, PhD, DACVP

9:20 – 11:00 am

Pairing CBC data with bone marrow evaluation, a case-based approach

11:20 am – 1:00 pm

Part 1: Evaluation of body cavity fluids
Part 2: Cytological review of common skin lesions and lymph node aspirates


by Mel Stephens, DVM

9:20 – 11:00 am

Module 5: Vesicular Diseases
Module 9: Interstate & International Health Certificates for Category I Animals

11:20 am – 1:00 pm

Module 21: Animals’ Fitness to Travel
Module 29: Veterinary Feed Directive


8:00 – 8:45 am

The John A. Smith Clinical Poultry Medicine Lecture

by David French, DVM

8:45 – 9:15 am

Troubleshooting Feed Milling Errors

by Adam Fahrenholz, MS, PhD

9:45 – 10:00 am

Evaluation of Mycotoxins & Their Metabolites in Broiler Feed and Blood Throughout Production

by Rachel Thiemann, DVM, MS

10:00 – 10:15 am

NPIP Updates

by Elena Behnke, DVM, MAHM

10:15 – 10:30 am

No Guts, No Glory – A Story of Poor Enteric Management

by Katie Burchfield, DVM

10:30 – 11:00 am

Summary of IBDV and Reovirus Isolations in the Southeastern U.S.

by Holly Sellers, MS, PhD

11:00 – 11:15 am

Alabama Laboratory Cases of Interest

by Brigetta Allen Hughes, DVM, MAM

11:15 – 11:30 am

Avian Pathogenic E. Coli (APEC): An Old Enemy, Full of New Tricks

by Nicolle Barbieri, MS, PhD

11:30 – 11:45 am

Friends on the Other Side

by Alix Nelson, DVM, MAM Candidate

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