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Equine Encore

Hosted by: Office of Continuing Education

This conference will be offered virtually and offer 12 hours of continuing education credit, which includes 2 hours of LEAP. These hours will be offered live and will be recorded for those unable to attend the live sessions.

 

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Event Information

Veterinarian Registration Fee : $250
Veterinary Technician Fee : $100

Organizer

Office of Continuing Education
Phone Number: (706) 542-1451
Email: cheryls@uga.edu

Event Agenda

09/09/2020

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John Madigan, DVM, MS Diplomate ACVIM, ACAW

Neonatal maladjustment syndrome- (1 hr)

Transition of consciousness at birth- (30 min)

Use of a novel loops system for rescue – (30 min)

09/16/2020

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Equine Microbiome
Canaan Whitfield-Cargile, DVM, PhD, DACVS-LA, DACVSMR
Telemedicine in equine practice
Cristobal Navas de Solis, DVM, DCVIM (Large Animal)

09/23/2020

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Legalities of Compounding and Drug Use in Performance Horses (LEAP GBVM-2403)
Heather Lindell, PharmD, DICVP BS, RPh, FSVHP

At the conclusion of this activity the participant should be able to:

Identify the need for compounding.

Discuss Georgia specific compounding laws and regulations.

Examine considerations of drug use in performance horses.

Legalities and Security of Controlled Substances for Your Ambulatory Practice (LEAP GBVM-2403)
Heather Lindell, PharmD, DICVP BS, RPh, FSVHP

At the conclusion of this activity the participant should be able to:

Utilize resources and references for controlled substances.

Implement security protocols for your ambulatory practice.

Maintain controlled substance records and documentation.

09/30/2020

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Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation
Valerie Moorman, DVM, DACVS-LA & Katie Ellis, DVM

10/07/2020

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Literature Year in Review
Michelle Barton DVM, PhD, DACVIM-LA & Kira Epstein DVM, DACVS-LA, DACVECC

10/14/2020

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5:00 pm 7:00 pm
Sinonasal Disease
Padraic Dixon, DVM, PhD, Diploma of European College of Veterinary Dentistry (Equine) , Dip EVDC (Equine)2016Fellow Royal College of Veterinaruy Surgeons, FRCVS

Please note this live session will be held from 5:00 pm to approximately 7:00 pm.

Speakers

  • Padraic Dixon, DVM, PhD, Diploma of European College of Veterinary Dentistry (Equine) , Dip EVDC (Equine)2016Fellow Royal College of Veterinaruy Surgeons, FRCVS
  • Kira Epstein, DVM, DACVS-LA, DACVECC

    Dr. Kira Epstein received her DVM from University of California Davis.  She completed a large animal medicine and surgery internship at Texas A&M University.  Her large animal surgery residency was at University of Pennsylvania and her large animal emergency and critical care fellowship was at University of Georgia.  She is a professor of large animal emergency medicine and surgery at the University of Georgia where she spends most of her time on clinic duty managing emergency cases and teaching students, interns, and residents on clinical cases.  Her research interests are clinically applicable studies in gastrointestinal disease, coagulation, and pharmacokinetics/pharmacodynamics.

  • Heather Lindell, PharmD, DICVP BS, RPh, FSVHP
  • Valerie Moorman, DVM, PhD, DACVS-LA
  • Michelle Barton, DVM, PhD, DACVIM
  • Katie Ellis,

    Dr. Katie Ellis graduated from the University of Georgia in 2009. She stayed at UGA to complete a Large Animal rotating internship in 2010. Dr. Ellis then worked as a general equine ambulatory practitioner for Jacksonville Equine Associates for approximately 4.5 years. During this time, she became certified in Equine Chiropractic and Acupuncture. She then completed a specialty internship in Equine Surgery and Sports Medicine at the University of Florida from 2015 to 2016. Dr. Ellis recently completed a combined Equine Diagnostic Imaging internship and Equine Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation residency at Colorado State University in July 2020. Dr. Ellis has a strong interest in equine rehabilitation as well as musculoskeletal imaging.

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Additional Information

The live sessions will be held on Wednesday evenings from 6 to 8 pm, beginning on September 9th.

Early registration closes September 3rd – access to live and recorded lectures.

Late registration will open September 30 and close October 15th – access to recorded lectures only.

Access to all sessions will close on November 30th.