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Conference Schedule

Equine

Friday, September 24

8:00 – 9:00 am

Equine – Updates on Liver Disease

by William Gilsenan, VMD, DACVIM (LAIM)

9:15 – 10:15 am

Equine – Update on Muscle Disorders

by William Gilsenan, VMD, DACVIM (LAIM)

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Panel

by Boehringer Ingelheim

1:30 – 2:30 pm

What’s New Regarding Diagnostics & Treatments of Tendon Injuries

by Cole Sandow, DVM, MS, DACVS

3:00 – 4:00 pm

What’s New Regarding Diagnostics & Treatments of Joint Disease

by Cole Sandow, DVM, MS, DACVS

4:30 – 5:30 pm

Podiatry – Update on Laminitis

by Craig Lesser, DVM, CF

Saturday, September 25

8:00 – 9:00 am

Feeding the Young Horse

by Stephen G. Jackson, Ph.D

9:15 – 10:15 am

Feeding the Athletic Horse

by Stephen G. Jackson, Ph.D

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Addressing Health Problems With a Nutrition Component

by Stephen G. Jackson, Ph.D

1:30 – 2:30 pm

Equine Peri-Ocular Disease

by Catharine Nunnery, DVM, DACVO

3:00 – 4:00 pm

Equine Corneal Disease

by Catharine Nunnery, DVM, DACVO

4:30 – 5:30 pm

Equine Uveitis

by Catharine Nunnery, DVM, DACVO

Small Animal A

Friday, September 24

8:00 – 9:00 am

Management of Osteoarthritis

by Michael Jaffe, DVM, MS, CCRP, DACVS

9:15 – 10:15 am

Canine Osteoarthritis

by Michael Jaffe, DVM, MS, CCRP, DACVS

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Muscle Injuries

by Michael Jaffe, DVM, MS, CCRP, DACVS

1:30 – 2:30 pm

Basic GI Surgery

by Michael Jaffe, DVM, MS, CCRP, DACVS

3:00 – 4:00 pm

Urinary Surgery

by Michael Jaffe, DVM, MS, CCRP, DACVS

4:30 – 5:30 pm

Perianal/Perineal Disease

by Michael Jaffe, DVM, MS, CCRP, DACVS

Saturday, September 25

8:00 – 9:00 am

Insulin Treatment of Diabetes Mellitus: An Update on Monitoring in Dogs and Cats

by J. Catharine R. Scott-Moncrieff MA Vet MB MS DACVIM DSAM

9:15 – 10:15 am

Insulin Treatment of Diabetes Mellitus: An Update on Monitoring in Dogs and Cats

by J. Catharine R. Scott-Moncrieff MA Vet MB MS DACVIM DSAM

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Pancreatitis CKD and the Hyperthyroid Cat

by J. Catharine R. Scott-Moncrieff MA Vet MB MS DACVIM DSAM

1:30 – 2:30 pm

Kentucky Veterinarian Tick Submission Program: Surveillance, Speciation, & Diagnostics

by Anna Pasternak, PhD

3:00 – 4:00 pm

Tick-borne Pathogens of Dogs & Cats + Tick Distribution

by Kathryn E. Reif, MSPH, PhD

4:30 – 5:30 pm

Lyme Disease: A Disease of Veterinary & Public Health Importance + Tick Prevention & Control

by Kathryn E. Reif, MSPH, PhD

Sunday, September 26

8:00 – 9:00 am

Cytology: An Algorithmic Approach – Lecture

by Nathan Helgert VMD, DACVP

9:00 – 10:00 am

Cytology Wet Lab For Veterinarians- Limit of 20 Persons

by Nathan Helgert VMD, DACVP

10:00 am – 11:00 am

Cytology Wet Lab For Veterinarians

by Nathan Helgert VMD, DACVP

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Cytology Wet Lab For Veterinarians

by Nathan Helgert VMD, DACVP

Small Animal B

Friday, September 24

8:00 – 9:00 am

An Update Mast- Cell Tumors

by Pamela D. Jones, DVM, Diplomate, ACVIM (Oncology), Diplomate, ACVR (Radiation Oncology)

9:15 – 10:15 am

Tigilanol Tiglate: A New Option for Treatment of Canine Mast Cell Tumors

by Pamela D. Jones , DVM, Diplomate, ACVIM (Oncology), Diplomate, ACVR (Radiation Oncology)

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Clinical Interpretation of Selected Laboratory Finding: Part 1

by Andrew S. Loar, DVM, DACVIM (Internal Medicine & Oncology)

1:30 – 2:30 pm

Clinical Interpretation of Selected Laboratory Finding: Part 2

by Andrew S. Loar, DVM, DACVIM (Internal Medicine & Oncology)

3:00 – 4:00 pm

Diagnostic & Treatment Challenges in Canine Hypothyroidism

by J. Catharine R. Scott-Moncrieff MA Vet MB MS DACVIM DSAM

4:30 – 5:30 pm

Unraveling CKD and the Hyperthyroid Cat

by J. Catharine R. Scott-Moncrieff MA Vet MB MS DACVIM DSAM

Saturday, September 25

8:00 – 9:00 am

What the “Tele”: An Introduction to Telehealth

by Shawna Garner, DVM

9:15 – 10:15 am

Telehealth & Telemedicine: Implementation in the Clinic (Case Examples)

by Shawna Gardner, DVM

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Advanced Canine Repro – Pregant bitch – C-Section Staging, Research in Anesthesia, Mismating

by Karen Von Dollen, DVM, MS, DACT

1:30 – 2:30 pm

Advanced Canine Repro – Pyometra & Breeding Management

by Karen Von Dollen, DVM, MS, DACT

3:00 – 4:00 pm

Dermatology Diagnostics: Simple Tests for Maximal Yield

by Dr. Dana A. Liska, DVM, DACVD

4:30 – 5:30 pm

What Generation is Your Dermatology Practice? Current Evidence-Based Treatment

by Dr. Dana A. Liska, DVM, DACVD

Sunday, September 26

8:00 – 9:00 am

Dental Extraction Techniques – Lecture

by Patrick Odenweller, DVM

9:00 – 10:00 am

Dental Extraction Techniques – Wet Lab – Limit of 20 Persons

by Patrick Odenweller, DVM

10:00 – 11:00 am

Dental Extraction Techniques – Wet Lab – Limit of 20 Persons

by Patrick Odenweller, DVM

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Dental Extraction Techniques – Wet Lab – Limit of 20 Persons

by Patrick Odenweller, DVM

Small Animal C

Sunday, September 26

8:00 – 9:00 am

Necropsy Overview – Accession Form, History, Packaging of Specimens – Lecture

by Lynne Cassone, DVM, Dipl ACVP

9:00 – 10:00 am

Necropsy Wet Lab – Limit of 20 Persons

by Lynne Cassone, DVM, Dipl ACVP

10:00 – 11:00 am

Necropsy Wet Lab – Limit of 20 Persons

by Lynne Cassone, DVM, Dipl ACVP

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Necropsy Wet lab – Cont’d

by Lynne Cassone, DVM, Dipl ACVP

Practice Management

Friday, September 24

8:00 – 9:00 am

Financials & opportunities to Improve Your Clinic

by Mr. Ethan Dawe – Innovative Financial Solutions, LLC

9:15 – 10:15 am

Financial Strategies & Estate Planning for Professionals

by Mr. Ethan Dawe – Innovative Financial Solutions, LLC

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Fifteen Things You Can Do Today To Increase Revenue

by J.A. Keith, DVM, MBA, MEcon, CVJ

1:30 – 2:30 pm

It’s Hard To Understand What You Do Not Measure
– 5 Things To Evaluate And Grow Your Practice-

by J.A. Keith, DVM, MBA, MEcon, CVJ

3:00 – 4:00 pm

Financial Statements: A DVM’s Guide to Reviewing & Interpreting the Numbers

by Terry O”Neal, CPA, CVA

4:30 – 5:30 pm

Veterinary Hospital Financial Benchmarks: National Trends That Lead to Profitability

by Terry O’Neal, CPA, CVA

Sunday, September 26

8:00 – 9:00 am

How to Handle Online Haters, Bullies, and More, Part One

by Eric Garcia, IT & Digital Strategist

9:00 – 10:00 am

How to Handle Online Haters, Bullies, and More, Part Two

by Eric Garcia, IT & Digital Strategist

10:00 – 11:00 am

Help! My Practice Isn’t Growing: Marketing Success Stories

by Eric Garcia, IT & Digital Strategist

One Health & Regulatory

Friday, September 24

9:15 – 10:15 am

What… We have Rabid Dogs in Kentucky?

by Kelly Giesbrecht, DVM, MPH, State Public Health Veterinarian

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Regulatory & Compliance Updates From KBVE, the Kentucky Licensing Board

by Joe Bilby, JD & Chairman Steven J. Wills, DVM

1:30 – 2:30 pm

 Updates from the KY Fish and Wildlife Veterinarian

by Christine Casey, DVM, MPH, MS – State Wildlife Veterinarian

3:00 – 4:00 pm

Introduction to the Office of State Veterinarian & Regulatory Medicine

by Katharine Flynn, B.V.M.S.

Sunday, September 26

8:00 – 9:00 am

Module 1: Overview of the NVAP

by Christopher Craig, DVM

9:00 – 10:00 am

Module 12: Animal Disease Traceability

by Christopher Craig, DVM

10:00 – 11:00 am

Module 34: Veterinary Export Health Certification System (VEHCS)

by Christopher Craig, DVM

Technician

Saturday, September 25

8:00 – 9:00 am

Cytology: Slide Preparation and Interpretation

by Nathan Helgert, VMD, DACVP

9:15 – 10:15 am

Cytology: Slide Preparation and Interpretation

by Nathan Helgert, VMD, DACVP

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Kentucky Veterinary Technician Association Annual Business Meeting

by SpeakerName

1:30 – 3:30 pm

Cytology Wet Lab A: for Technicians – Limit 20 Persons

by Nathan Helgert VMD, DACVP

3:30 – 5:30 pm

Cytology Wet Lab B: for Technicians – Limit 20 Persons

by Nathan Helgert VMD, DACVP

Sunday, September 26

8:00 – 9:00 am

Dealings With the Lows of Blood Pressure

by Jordan Danielle Williams, RVT, VTS (Anesthesia/Analgesia)

9:00 – 10:00 am

Flat-Faced Anesthesia: Management of Brachycephalic Patients

by Jordan Danielle Williams, RVT, VTS (Anesthesia/Analgesia)

10:00 – 11:00 am

Finding the Equilibrium of Unstable Patients

Jordan Danielle Williams, RVT, VTS (Anesthesia/Analgesia)

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Pain or Dysphoria?

by Jordan Danielle Williams, RVT, VTS (Anesthesia/Analgesia)

Wellness

Saturday, September 25

8:00 – 9:00 am

Going Beyond Compassion Fatigue

by Julie Squires- Rekindle LLC

9:15 – 10:15 am

How to Feel Better: The Power of Your Mindset

by Julie Squires- Rekindle LLC.

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Radical Self-Care

by Julie Squires- Rekindle LLC.

1:30 – 2:30 pm

Standout in an Ever-Saturated Market Place- Part One

by Eric Garcia, IT & Digital Strategist

3:00 – 4:00 pm

Standout in an Ever-Saturated Market Place- Part Two

by Eric Garcia, IT & Digital Strategist

4:30 – 5:30 pm

“Have you Scheduled Your Next Appointment?” Exploring Client Retention Strategies

by Eric Garcia, IT & Digital Strategist

Food Animal

Saturday, September 25

8:00 – 9:00 am

Understanding Common Morphologic Abnormalities in the Bull

by Chance Armstrong, DVM, MS, DACT

9:15 – 10:15 am

Infectious Infertility in Cattle: Update on Trichomoniasis

by Chance Armstrong, DVM, MS, DACT

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Management of Hernias in Food Animals

by Chance Armstrong, DVM, MS, DACT

1:30 – 2:30 pm

Ruminant Nutrition

by DG Pugh DVM, MS, MAG<DIPL ACT, ACVN, ACVM

3:00 – 4:00 pm

Small Ruminant Nutrition

by DG Pugh DVM, MS, MAG<DIPL ACT, ACVN, ACVM

4:30 – 5:30 pm

Ruminant Parasitology

by DG Pugh DVM, MS, MAG<DIPL ACT, ACVN, ACVM

Sunday, September 26

8:00 – 9:00 am

Field Anesthesia & Surgical Techniques in Small Ruminant

by Aubrey N (Nickie) Baird, DVM, MS, DACVS

9:00 – 10:00 am

General Surgery of Small Ruminants for the Mixed Practitioners

by Aubrey N (Nickie) Baird, DVM, MS, DACVS

10:00 – 11:00 am

Field Surgery of Cattle

by Aubrey N (Nickie) Baird, DVM, MS, DACVS

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Ruminant Procedures: How Things Have Changed Over 5 Decades

by Aubrey N (Nickie) Baird, DVM, MS, DACVS

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