2016 Tentative Schedule


            Thursday, June 23, 2016
8:00 am - 5:00 pm   Registration
10:00 am - 10:50 am Dr. Melissa Bourgeois
Sponsored by Merck Animal Health
Leptospirosis: Considerations in Disease Etiology, Diagnosis, and Prevention
11:00 am - 11:50 am Dr. Melissa Bourgeois
Sponsored by Merck Animal Health
Flea and Tick-Borne Metazoonoses and How to Achieve Effective Flea and Tick Control with a New Ectoparasiticide
11:50 am - 1:00 pm Lunch in Exhibit Hall-Sponsored by Elanco Animal Health
1:00 pm - 1:50 pm Dr. David Twedt
Sponsored by Nestle Purina PetCare & Nutramax Laboratories
Is it Vomiting or Regurgitation?
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm NCVMA Membership Meeting
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm Break in Exhibit Hall
3:00 pm - 3:50 pm Dr. David Twedt
Sponsored by Nestle Purina PetCare & Nutramax Laboratories
Those Troublesome Chronic Diarrhea Cases
4:00 pm - 4:50 pm Dr. David Twedt
Sponsored by Nestle Purina PetCare & Nutramax Laboratories
Update on Acute Pancreatitis
4:50 pm - 6:30 pm Welcome Reception in Exhibit Hall Sponsored by NCSU-CVM

            Friday, June 24, 2016
7:30 am - 5:00 pm   Registration
7:30 am - 3:50 pm   Exhibit Hall Open
7:30 am - 8:00 am Continental Breakfast in Exhibit Hall
8:00 am - 8:50 am Dr. David Twedt
Sponsored by Nestle Purina PetCare & Nutramax Laboratories
Abnormal Liver Enzymes: A Clinical Approach
9:00 am - 9:50 am Dr. David Twedt
Sponsored by Nestle Purina PetCare & Nutramax Laboratories
Common Liver Diseases in the Dog
9:50 am - 10:20 am Break in Exhibit Hall
10:20 am - 11:10 am Dr. David Twedt
Sponsored by Nestle Purina PetCare & Nutramax Laboratories
Chronic Hepatitis: Latest Update in the Dog
11:20 am - 12:10 pm Dr. David Twedt
Sponsored by Nestle Purina PetCare & Nutramax Laboratories
Emerging Newer Liver Diseases
12:10 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch In Exhibit Hall-Sponsored by First Citizens Bank
1:30 pm - 2:20 pm Dr. Jennifer Myers
Sponsored by Zoetis
ECG Interpretation and Arrhythmia Management
2:30 pm - 3:20 pm Dr. Jennifer Myers
Management of Canine Chronic Mitral Valve Degeneration
3:20 pm - 3:50 pm Break in Exhibit Hall
3:50 pm - 4:40 pm Dr. Jennifer Myers
Sponsored by Zoetis
Cardiac Radiology and Interpretation
6:00 pm Officer Installation & Awards Presentation-Sponsored by Live Oak Bank

            Saturday, June 25, 2016
7:30 am - 11:50 pm   Registration
7:30 am - 8:00 am Continental Breakfast
8:00 am - 8:50 am Dr. Mike Grafinger
Sponsored by Zoetis
Wound Management in Dogs & Cats
9:00 am - 9:50 am Dr. Mike Grafinger
Sponsored by Zoetis
Hepatobiliary Surgery in Dogs & Cats
10:00 am - 10:50 am Dr. Mike Grafinger
Sponsored by Zoetis
Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease: Emergency and Surgical Management
11:00 am - 11:50 am Dr. Mike Grafinger
Sponsored by Zoetis
Surgical Considerations for Complicated Gastrointestinal Disease

            Sunday, June 26, 2016
7:30 am - 11:50 pm   Registration
7:30 am - 8:00 am Continental Breakfast
8:00 am - 8:50 am Dr. Tracy LaDue
Maddening Mast Cell Disease
9:00 am - 9:50 am Dr. Tracy LaDue
Veterinary Radiation Therapy: Theory and Practice
10:00 am - 10:50 am Dr. Tracy LaDue
Headline News: Here is the First Paragraph Quick Summary on Four of the Most Common Tumors You Will See in Your Practice
11:00 am - 11:50 am Dr. Tracy LaDue
Beyond the Prescription: Caring for the Parents of the Cancer Patient
11:50 am Adjourn

Registration Available Onsite



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Raleigh, NC 27606-3376
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