Early-Bird ticket prices end May 2!

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

Friday – June 3, 2022

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Immunology

7:00 – 8:40 am

Part I: A review and update on canine parvovirus
Part II: Leptospirosis at Large: A Contemporary Take on a Prevalent Disease

10:10 – 11:50 pm

Ticks: Know Your Enemy

12:10 – 1:00 pm

Vaccine Preventable Feline Infectious Diseases

Infectious Diseases

7:00 – 8:40 am

Everything I Can Tell You About Heartworm in Dogs & Cats, Part I

10:10 – 11:50 pm

Everything I Can Tell You About Heartworm in Dogs & Cats, Part II

12:10 – 1:00 pm

Everything I Can Tell You About Heartworm in Dogs & Cats, Part III

Dr. Carmen Colitz
Dr. Terri McCalla

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Ophthalmology

by Carmen Maria Helena Colitz, DVM, PhD, MBA, DACVO & CLOVE (hon)  &  Terri L. McCalla, DVM, MS, DACVO

7:00 – 8:40 am

Part I: Antioxidants and Ocular Health: An Overview
Part II: The Aging Eye: Nuclear Sclerosis, Cataract, & Lens Luxation

by Carmen Maria Helena Colitz, DVM, PhD, MBA, DACVO & CLOVE (hon)

10:10 – 11:50 pm

Part I: The Squinting Cat: Feline Herpetic Ocular Disease
Part II: The Aging Eye: What to do about Ancient Shih Tzus & Pugs

by Terri L. McCalla, DVM, MS, DACVO

12:10 – 1:00 pm

The Aging Eye: Degenerative Retinal Diseases: Inherited, Age-related & Acquired

by Carmen Maria Helena Colitz, DVM, PhD, MBA, DACVO & CLOVE (hon)  &  Terri L. McCalla, DVM, MS, DACVO

Orthopedic Surgery

7:00 – 8:40 am

Complications of TPLO, TTA and extracapsular suture surgery

10:10 – 11:50 pm

Basic Fracture Management

12:10 – 1:00 pm

Managing Bone Tumors

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Pulmonology

7:00 – 8:40 am

Canine Chronic Bronchitis & Broachomalacia

10:10 – 11:50 pm

Canine Infectious Respiratory Disease Complex

12:10 – 1:00 pm

Pathology of Feline Chronic Rhinitis

Poultry

8:00 – 8:15 am

Blackhead: The Solution That’s Been Hiding in Plain Sight

by Dr. Victoria Pratt, Consulting Poultry Veterinarian

8:15 – 8:30 am

What in the World Is Castellaniella?

by Dr. Eric Shepherd, Clinical Assistant Professor, PDRC, UGA

8:30 – 8:45 am

A Picture Is Worth a Thousand Words: A Collection of Poultry Diseases

by Dr. Silvia Carnacinni, Assistant Professor, PDRC, UGA

8:45 – 9:00 am

Evaluating Variables That Have the Most Significant Impact on IBV Vaccination

by Dr. Isabella Hannay, MAM Candidate, PDRC, UGA 

9:30 – 10:00 am

Nutrition

by Dr. Mike Kidd, Department Head, University of Arkansas, Poultry Science

10:00 – 10:15 am

Protection Efficacy of Recombinant HVT-ND-ILT and TCO Vaccination Strategy Against Infectious Laryngotracheitis Virus (ILTV) Challenge in SPF Layer Hens

by Dr. Roel Becerra, MAM Candidate, PDRC, UGA

10:15 – 10:35 am

Everything Bad Happens on a Friday Afternoon…HPAI 2022

by Dr. Steve McCarter, Senior Veterinarian, Tyson Foods

10:35 – 11:00 am

Avian Influenza Response Spring 2022 – Georgia Update

by Dr. Emily Pittman, Veterinary Director, SE GA, GPLN

11:00 – 11:15 am

Georgia Laboratory Cases of Interest

by Dr. Jim Davis, Veterinary Director, GPLN

11:15 – 11:30 am

Characterization of Emerging Enterococcus Cecorum Associated With Systemic Infections of Broiler Chickens in a Southern Integrator

by Dr. Gunnar Dunnam, Poultry Resident, PRDL, Mississippi State University

11:30 am – 11:45 am

Alabama Cases of Interest

by Dr. Hailey Quercia, Avian Pathology Clinical Fellow, Auburn University

11:45 am – 12:00 pm

US Poultry and Egg Research Update

by Dr. Denise Heard, Director of Research Programs, US Poultry and Egg

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