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Adapting to Change: Legal Requirements related to the future of practicing of Veterinary Medicine

July 28 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT

  • This course has been approved by the State Board for Veterinarians AND Veterinary Technicians

  • 2 hour LEAP presentation will cover four main areas for practitioners:

    • Current VCPR and Telemedicine requirements, and recent changes in other jurisdictions which may influence the future of our own practice act in Georgia.
    • Requirements for usage of AI: current requirements under the practice act related to AI as well as restrictions in other professions that are being implemented.
    • Supervision and abilities of Veterinary Technicians and the concept of “mid-level practitioners”
    • Record Keeping requirements and the Spectrum of care: compliance with new Georgia Veterinary State Board Rules and documenting options and consent.
  • Presenter: Donald Riddick

    • licensed attorney for over 30 years
    • Chief Legal Officer for multi-national AI company
    • Former Licensed Veterinary Technician in Georgia
    • Former Officer of Animal Law Section, GVMA Counsel, GVMA Wellness and Legislative committees, GVMA LEAP speaker and Counsel
    • Author of hundreds of blog posts, articles, and contributions to related Veterinary Law
    • Co-owner of Coverland Farms in West Point, GA
    • Former Co-owner and Practice Manager of Vet Hospital in Columbus GA for 12 years
  • Live via ZOOM

    • no recordings for this presentation
  • Course Fee: $125 for all registrants – there is only one registration option – it is for both veterinarians and vet techs

  • Registration closes July 22, 2024 at 11:59 p.m.

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July 28
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT
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