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2nd Annual RDVM Appreciation Event

Sat, February 04, 2017

REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED.  Thank you for your interest!

 

 

8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
4 hours of free CE credits available with the potential for 2 LEAP credits

As a thank you to our referring veterinarians, the University of Georgia Veterinary Teaching Hospital is hosting an appreciation event on Feb. 4 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The event will include 4 hours of free continuing education credits, giveaways, lunch and an optional tour of our facility. Also, depending on which talks you choose to attend, there is the potential for 2 of your 4 hours to qualify for LEAP credit.

All veterinarians within a referring practice are invited to attend this event. Registration is open until Jan. 31 and is required to attend.

Event Agenda

REGISTRATION AND CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
8:30 – 9:00

SMALL ANIMAL MORNING TRACK
  • 9:00 – 9:55
    "Heat Stroke in Dogs"
    Selena Lane, DVM, DACVECC
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Emergency and Critical Care

  • 10:00 – 10:30
    "Update on selected autoimmune skin diseases in dogs"
    Fran Banovic, DVM, PhD, DECVD
    Assistant Professor of Dermatology

  • 10:30 – 10:45
    Break

  • 10:45 – 11:40
    "An introduction to veterinary interventional radiology and minimally invasive procedures" 
    Tracy Hill, DVM, DACVIM, PhD, MRCVS, DECVIM-CA
    Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine

  • 11:45 – 12:15
    Sponsored by Hill's Pet Nutrition
    “Cracking the code on feline elimination problems”
    Leticia Dantas, DVM, MS, PhD, DACVB
    Veterinary Educational Specialist

LARGE ANIMAL MORNING TRACK
  • 9:00 – 9:55
    "Case In Point: Things I’ve Learned from Foals"
    Clare Ryan, DVM, PhD, DACVIM
    Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine

  • 10:00 – 10:30
    “Anesthesia of small ruminants”
    Rachel Reed, DVM, DACVAA
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Anesthesia

  • 10:30 – 10:45
    Break

  • 10:45 – 11:40
    (Approved for 1 hour of LEAP credit)
    "Veterinary feed directives - Requirements for veterinarians"
    Brent Credille, DVM, PhD, DACVIM
    Assistant Professor, Beef Production Medicine

  • 11:45 – 12:15
    "Ophthalmic disease of the equine neonate: normal findings and common disease"
    Sarah Czerwinski, DVM, DACVO
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology

     

 

LUNCH
12:15 – 1:30

JOINT AFTERNOON SESSION - Approved for 1 hour of LEAP credit
1:30 – 2:30
"The impact of cognitive biases on medical decision-making"
Jo Smith, VMB, MA, PhD, DACVIM
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine

OPTIONAL TOUR
2:30 - 3:30

 

Thank you to our generous event sponsors:
        

Event Sponsors

Contact Information

Contact: Cindy Rice
Email: cindyh@uga.edu
Phone: 706.542.3079

Driving Directions

The event will take place in the Veterinary Education Center, located next to the Hospital at 2200 College Station Road in Athens, Ga. Please park in the faculty/staff parking lot (number 8 on the below map).

Event Parking

Registration is Closed.

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