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Ken Yagi


Saturday, September 24

  • Where Team Health, Retention, and Revenue Intersect: How Well Do You Utilize Technicians?

  • Triage – Sharpen Your Hands, Eyes, Ears, and Mind

  • The Bloody Truths: Myths and Facts of Transfusion Medicine

  • B-Harmony: Are You the Right Type for Me?

  • Evidence-based CPR: The RECOVER guidelines


Katherine Gerken


Sunday, September 25

  • Breathing Easier: What to do in Respiratory Emergencies

  • Math Matters: CRIs and Drug Calculations

  • Line by Line: Can these drugs mix in IVs?

  • Perfusion Matters: Clarifying Patient Stability

Dr. Katherine Gerken received her DVM from Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2014, followed by a one-year rotating internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery at Mississippi State University. She completed a residency in Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care as well as a Master’s degree at The Ohio State University in 2018. Dr. Gerken is board-certified by the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care.

She is currently an Assistant Clinical Professor of the Auburn University Emergency and Critical Care service with the Department of Clinical Sciences. Dr. Gerken has completed additional training with the Hemodialysis Academy and the Institute of Healthcare Communications for Veterinary Professionals. In 2022, she was awarded the Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine Clinician of the Year by her peers and students.