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Small Animal Surgery Lectures – Feline Focus

Hosted by: Office of Continuing Education

This continuing education experience will focus on common surgical problems encountered in feline veterinary medicine. This event will provide 8 hours of continuing education credit and be offered virtually via ZOOM.

Recordings will be available for 1-week post conference. 

 

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Event Information

Saturday Registration Fee : $125
Sunday Registration Fee : $125
Full Conference Registration Fee : $225

Venue

Virtual

Organizer

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

Event Agenda

08/14/2021

Start Time
End Time
Event
1:00 pm 1:50 pm
Principles of gastrointestinal surgery: basic concepts, biopsy, enterotomy, resection and anastamosis
Chad Schmiedt
2:00 pm 2:50 pm
Megacolon and subtotal colectomy
Chad Schmiedt
3:00 pm 3:50 pm
Enteral nutrition & feeding tubes
Mandy Wallace
4:00 pm 4:50 pm
Mammary cancer in cats. Radical mastectomy
Janet Grimes

08/15/2021

Start Time
End Time
Event
8:00 am 8:50 am
Indications & principles of bladder surgery
Janet Grimes
9:00 am 9:50 am
FLUTD – Emergency medical and surgical management, perineal urethrostomy
Janet Grimes
10:00 am 10:50 am
Ovariectomy/Hysterectomy
Mandy Wallace
11:00 am 11:50 am
CKD/Renal transplant updates
Chad Schmiedt

Speakers

  • Chad Schmiedt, DVM, DACVS

    Dr. Chad Schmiedt received his DVM from the University of Georgia, College of Veterinary Medicine in 2000, followed by a one-year internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery at the University of Tennessee, and then a one-year surgical internship at the Dallas Veterinary Surgical Center.  Following his internships, Dr. Schmiedt completed a three-year surgical residency at the University of Wisconsin in Madison.   Dr. Schmiedt was a Clinical Instructor at the University of Wisconsin for two years following his residency.

    In the summer of 2007, Dr. Schmiedt returned to UGA to join the faculty at the College of Veterinary Medicine as a soft tissue surgeon.  Dr. Schmiedt is board-certified by the American College of Veterinary Surgeons.

  • Mandy Wallace, DVM, MS, DACVS-SA

    Dr. Wallace is an Assistant Professor of Surgery at the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine. She completed her rotating internship in small animal medicine and surgery at Colorado State University. She was the PennHip research fellow at the University of Pennsylvania prior to her residency in Small Animal Surgery at the University of Florida. She joined UGA in August 2016 after completion of her residency.

  • Janet Grimes, DVM, MS, DACVS-SA

    Janet Grimes, DVM, MS, DACVS-SA is an Assistant Professor of Small Animal Surgery at the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine. She is a graduate of the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine. She completed a rotating internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery at the Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. She then completed a residency in Small Animal Surgery at the Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine, where she also received a Master’s degree in Biomedical Sciences. She then was an Assistant Professor of Companion Animal Surgery at the Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine prior to joining the University of Georgia in 2016. Dr. Grimes’ research interests include surgical oncology, specifically hemangiosarcoma, and sentinel lymph node evaluation, and surgical respiratory and gastrointestinal diseases.

Additional Information

Full refunds are available for cancellations made by 5:00 p.m., five days prior to beginning of your event. No refunds will be issued thereafter.

 

Per Rule 700-7-.03. Continuing Veterinary Education, this conference is considered an interactive computer generated course. Per the state of Georgia, you are allowed 15 hours of interactive computer generated courses.