2015 Tentative Schedule


            Thursday, June 25, 2015
8:00 am - 5:00 pm   Registration
10:00 am - 10:50 am Dr. Lisa Miller
Sponsored by Companion Laser Therapy, LiteCure
Light Years Ahead: Laser Therapy and its Role in Pain Management
11:00 am - 11:50 am Dr. Lisa Miller
Sponsored by Companion Laser Therapy, LiteCure
How to Integrate the Laser Technology
11:50 am - 1:00 pm Lunch in Exhibit Hall
1:00 pm - 1:50 pm Dr. Larry Tilley Essential Diagnostics in the Exam Room for Cardiology
2:00 pm - 2:50 pm NCVMA Membership Meeting
2:50 pm - 3:20 pm Break in Exhibit Hall
3:20 pm - 4:10 pm Dr. Larry Tilley Practical Use of the ECG in Practice
4:20 pm - 5:10 pm Dr. Larry Tilley Hypertension in 2015: Diagnosis and Treatment
5:10 pm - 6:30 pm Sponsored by NCSU College of Veterinary Medicine Welcome Reception in Exhibit Hall

            Friday, June 26, 2015
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. Larry Tilley Standards in 2015 for Diagnosing Heart Failure in the Dog and Cat
9:00 am - 9:50 am Dr. Larry Tilley The Coughing Dog or Cat: Respiratory or Cardiac Disease?
9:50 am - 10:20 am Break in Exhibit Hall
10:20 am - 11:10 am Dr. Larry Tilley New Standards in 2015 for Treating Heart Failure in the Dog and Cat
11:20 am - 12:10 pm Dr. Larry Tilley A Cardiopulmonary Drug Formulary for Every Practice in 2015
12:10 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch In Exhibit Hall
1:30 pm - 2:20 pm Dr. Rob Presley & Dr. Ingar Krebs
Sponsored by Upstate Veterinary Specialists & Zoetis
Minimally-Invasive Surgery and Interventional Radiology: Case-Based Discussion on How These Tools are Changing the World of Veterinary Therapy
2:30 pm - 3:20 pm Dr. Rob Presley & Dr. Ingar Krebs
Sponsored by Upstate Veterinary Specialists & Zoetis
Case-Based Discussion (cont'd.)
3:20 pm - 3:50 pm Break in Exhibit Hall
3:50 pm - 4:40 pm Dr. Rob Presley & Dr. Ingar Krebs
Sponsored by Upstate Veterinary Specialists & Zoetis
Case-Based Discussion (cont'd.)
6:00 pm Officer Installation & Awards Presentation

            Saturday, June 27, 2015
7:30 am - 12:00 pm   Registration
7:30 am - 8:00 am Continental Breakfast
8:00 am - 8:50 am Dr. Heather Duncan
Sponsored by Upstate Veterinary Specialists & Zoetis
Getting to the Root of the Problem: The Latest in Diagnostic and Treatment Options for the Dental Diseases We Encounter Daily
9:00 am - 9:50 am Dr. Heather Duncan
Sponsored by Upstate Veterinary Specialists & Zoetis
Dental Case Presentations
10:00 am - 10:50 am Dr. Heather Duncan
Sponsored by Upstate Veterinary Specialists & Zoetis
Dental Case Presentations
11:00 am - 11:50 pm Dr. Heather Duncan
Sponsored by Upstate Veterinary Specialists & Zoetis
Surgical Dental Extractions: Making the Difficult Ones Easy

            Sunday, June 28, 2015
7:30 am - 12:00 pm   Registration
7:30 am - 8:00 am Continental Breakfast
8:00 am - 8:50 am Dr. Fred Metzger
Sponsored by IDEXX
The Anemic Patient Case Challenge
9:00 am - 9:50 am Dr. Fred Metzger
Sponsored by IDEXX
Difficult Feline Cases
10:00 am - 10:50 am Dr. Fred Metzger
Sponsored by IDEXX
The Confusing Endocrine Case Challenge
11:00 am - 11:50 am Dr. Fred Metzger
Sponsored by IDEXX
The ADR Patient Challenge
11:50 am Adjourn

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