Early-Bird ticket prices end June 12!

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

Sunday – July 11, 2021

Compassion Fatigue (LEAP CE APPROVED)

by Julie Squires, BA, CCFS

7:00 – 8:40 am

Going Beyond Compassion Fatigue to Feel Better

9:00 – 10:40 am

Radical Self Care

10:50 – 11:40 am

How To Go From Judgmental to Compassionate in 3 Steps

Mindfulness

by Laura Smallwood, DVM, DACVIM (SAIM), RYT-200

7:00 – 8:40 am

Mindful Communication Methods

9:00 – 10:40 am

Mindful Communication Methods, Continued

10:50 – 11:40 am

Mindful Communication Methods, Continued

Nutrition

by Joe Bartges, DVM, PhD, DACVIM, DACVN

7:00 – 8:40 am

Part 1: Making Nutritional Assessment Part of Patient Care
Part 2: I Can Do It Myself – Homemade Diets

9:00 – 10:40 am

Part 1: Tales From the Crypts – Chronic Enteropathy
Part 2: When Kidneys Can’t – Chronic Kidney Disease

10:50 – 11:40 am

The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly of Small Animal Nutrition

Soft Tissue Surgery

by Kathleen M. Ham, DVM, MS, DACVS-SA

7:00 – 8:40 am

Wound Management & Challenging Wound Cases

9:00 – 10:40 am

Abdominal Surgery Tips & Tricks

10:50 – 11:40 am

Complications & Checklists

Wound Management

by Marije Risselada, DVM, PhD, DECVS, DACVS-SA

7:00 – 8:40 am

Part 1: Presentation & Diagnostics of Acute Perforating Wounds
Part 2: Surgical Management of Perforating Wounds in the Cervical Area

9:00 – 10:40 am

Part 1: Surgical Management of Perforating Wounds in the Thoracic Area
Part 2: Surgical Management of Perforating Wounds in the Pelvic & Perineal Area

10:50 – 11:40 am

Diagnosis & Surgical Management of Chronic Draining Wounds

Veterinary Technicians

by Tami Lind, BS, RVT, VTS (ECC)

7:00 – 8:40 am

Nursing Care of the Critical ICU Patient

9:00 – 10:40 am

Advanced Procedures for Critical Patients

10:50 – 11:40 am

Technician to Manager – A Difficult Transition