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2020 SCAAEP Equine Health Symposium

February 22, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 3:30 pm

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$165

The annual Equine Health Symposium, sponsored by the NC State Student Chapter of the American Association of Equine Practitioners (SCAAEP), provides equine focused veterinary professionals with practical, up-to-date information on topics useful in everyday practice.

The topics presented at this year’s symposium will be Ophthalmology (Saturday) and Foal Management in the Field (Sunday). Sunday will also feature a program for horse owners / enthusiasts. One-day registrations are available.

All proceeds will support the North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine Equine Health Program and the Student Chapter of the American Association of Equine Practitioners at North Carolina State University (SCAAEP).

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Please note that the schedule is subject to change.

Saturday, February 22, 2020

Time Topic Speakers
6:45AM-7:30AM Check-In / Registration & Breakfast (provided)
7:30AM-7:40AM Welcome & Introduction of Speakers and Sponsors
7:40AM-8:40AM Geriatric Nutrition Carey Williams, PhD - Rutgers University
8:40AM-9:40AM Geriatric Dental Considerations Tracy Tinsley, DVM - Elite Equine Mobile Dentistry
9:40AM-10:10AM BREAK
10:10AM-11:00AM Metabolic Disorders of the Older Horse Katarzyna Dembek, DVM, DACVIM - NC State Veterinary Medicine
11:00AM-11:50AM Geriatric Podiatry Richard A. Mansmann, VMD, PhD, hon. DACVIM-LA - Equine Podiatry & Rehabilitation Consult Practice
11:50AM-12:40PM Geriatric Rehabilitation Techniques Lauren Schnabel, DVM, PhD, DACVS, DACVSMR - NC State Veterinary Medicine
12:40PM-1:15PM Lunch (provided)
1:15PM-1:30PM Welcome & Introduction of Speakers and Sponsors
1:30PM-2:30PM Advanced Respiratory Disease and Respiratory Hospice Care Katie Sheats, DVM, PhD, DACVIM - NC Veterinary Medicine
2:30PM-3:30PM DSLD and Laminitis Hospice Care Richard A. Mansmann, VMD, PhD, hon. DACVIM-LA - Equine Podiatry & Rehabilitation Consult Practice
3:30PM-4:30PM How to Approach These Difficult Conversations Rebecca Maher, MSW, LCSW - NC State Veterinary Medicine
Natasha Olby, Vet MB, PhD, MRCVS, DACVIM (Neurology) - NC State Veterinary Medicine

Sunday, February 23, 2020 - Professional Program

Time Topic Speaker
7:15AM-8:00AM Check-In & Breakfast (provided)
8:00AM-8:10AM Welcome & Introduction of Speakers and Sponsors
8:10AM-9:10AM Parvovirus Joy Tomlinson, DVM, PhD, DACVIM - Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
9:10AM-10:10AM Hepacivirus Joy Tomlinson, DVM, PhD, DACVIM - Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
10:10AM-10:30AM BREAK
10:30AM-11:00AM EHV-2 & EHV-5 Katie Sheats, DVM, PhD, DACVIM - NC Veterinary Medicine
11:00AM-11:30AM Leptospirosis Kimberly Hallowell, DVM - NC State Veterinary Medicine
11:30AM-12:00PM Anaplasmosis Caroline McKinney-Aguirre, DVM, MPH, DACVIM (LA) - NC State Veterinary Medicine
12:00PM-12:30PM PHF Breanna Sheahan DVM, MS, PhD, DACVIM-LA - NC State Veterinary Medicine
12:30PM-1:00PM Lawsonia Katarzyna Dembek, DVM, DACVIM - NC State Veterinary Medicine
1:00PM-1:45PM Lunch (provided)
1:45PM-4:00PM The Future of Equine Medicine in North Carolina Roundtable Discussion

Sunday, February 23, 2020 - Owner Program

Time Topic Speaker
8:00AM-8:10AM Welcome and Introduction of Speakers
8:10AM-9:10AM Nutrition for the Older Horse Carey Williams, PhD - Rutgers University
9:10AM-10:10AM Dentistry for Horses and Older Horses Tracy Tinsley, DVM - Elite Equine Mobile Dentistry
10:10AM-10:20AM BREAK
10:20AM-11:20AM Behavioral Signs and What Do They Actually Mean? Sara Bennett, DVM, MS, DACVB, Fear Free Certified - NC State Veterinary Medicine
11:20AM-12:20PM How to Be Nice to Your Veterinarian and How to Communicate With Them April Kedrowicz, PhD, MS - NC State Veterinary Medicine
12:20PM-12:30PM Thank You to Sponsors & Virtual Tour of Equine Hospital
12:30PM-1:30PM Q+A with Speakers

Professional Program:

Richard J. McMullen, Jr., DVM, Diplomate ACVO, ECVOCAQ Equine Ophthalmology (Germany) – Associate Professor, Equine Ophthalmology – Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine

Tiffany Hall, DVM, Diplomate ACVIM, Diplomate ACVECC – Equine Medical Center of Ocala

Owners Program:

Brian Gilger, DVM, MS, Dipl. ACVO, Dipl. ABT – Professor, Ophthalmology – NC State College of Veterinary Medicine

Lauren Schnabel, DVM, PhD, Dip. ACVS, Dip. ACVSMR– Associate Professor, Equine Orthopedic Surgery

Kate Hepworth, DVM, DACVIM– Assistant Clinical Professor, Equine Medicine

REGISTER HERE

Registration fees are as follows:

  • Veterinarians & Vet Techs – $165 for two-day registration; $95 for one-day registration
  • Students – $20
  • Horse Owner Program (Sunday only) – $35

The registration fee includes breakfast, lunch, and up to 12 hours of NCVMB approved CE credits for veterinarians and veterinary technicians. If you register prior to the conference, you will receive a t-shirt at registration. If you did not pre-register, we cannot guarantee a t-shirt for you.


Details

Date:
February 22, 2020
Time:

8:00 am - 3:30 pm
Cost:
$165
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Venue

NC State College of Veterinary Medicine

1060 William Moore Dr.

Raleigh,

NC

27607

United States

Organizer

Office of Continuing Education & Outreach
Phone:
919.513.6259
Email:
ceregistration@ncsu.edu
Website:
https://cvm.ncsu.edu/education/continuing-education/