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Third Annual RDVM Appreciation Event

Sat, January 27, 2018

8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
4 hours of free CE credits available

Register by Jan. 23 to attend!

As a thank you to our referring veterinarians, the University of Georgia Veterinary Teaching Hospital is hosting an appreciation event on Jan. 27, 2018 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The event will include 4 hours of free continuing education credits, lunch, and an optional tour of our facility.

All veterinarians within a referring practice are invited to attend this event. Registration is open until Jan. 23 and is required to attend.

Event Agenda

REGISTRATION AND CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
8:30 – 9:00

WELCOME BY DEAN LISA NOLAN
9:00 – 9:10

SMALL ANIMAL MORNING TRACK
  • 9:10 – 10:00
    "To be or not to be... IVDD is the question:
    When to think your down dog doesn't have IVDD"
    By Marc Kent, DVM, DACVIM
    Professor of Neurology

     

    BREAK

  • 10:10 – 11:00
    "Shock: Types and treatment"
    By Jennifer Good, DVM, DACVECC
    Clinical Assistant Professor of ECC

    BREAK

  • 11:10 – 12:00
    "Gastrointestinal Surgery: Tips and Tricks"
    By Mandy Wallace, DVM, MS, DACVS
    Assistant Professor of Soft Tissue Surgery

     

LARGE ANIMAL MORNING TRACK
  • 9:10 – 10:00
    "Lameness and osteochondrosis: Clinical vs radiographic diagnosis"
    By John F. Peroni, DVM, MS, DACVS
    Associate Professor of Soft Tissue Surgery and Lameness

    BREAK

  • 10:10 – 11:00
    "Vaccinations for the cow-calf herd"
    By Brent Credille, DVM, PhD, DACVIM
    Assistant Professor of Beef Production Medicine

    BREAK

  • 11:10 – 12:00
    “An update on clinical research at UGA: What we’ve learned from the colic cases you referred”
    By Erin M. Beasley, DVM, PhD, DACVIM
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine

     

 

LUNCH
12:00 – 1:00

JOINT AFTERNOON SESSION
1:10 - 2:00
"Don’t let the bad bugs bite: Infection control for practitioners"
By Brandy Burgess, DVM, MSc, PhD, DACVIM, DACVPM
Assistant Professor of Epidemiology

OPTIONAL TOUR
2:00 - 3:00


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

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