2018 Tentative Schedule


            Thursday, June 28, 2018
8:00 am - 5:00 pm   Registration
10:00 am - 10:50 am Dr. Jenna Gettings A Changing World: Are New Pathogens Moving Into Your Backyard? How CAPC Prevalence Maps Can Help. Part I: Heartworm and Lyme Disease - Sponsored by Zoetis Animal Health
11:00 am - 11:50 am Dr. Jenna Gettings A Changing World: Are New Pathogens Moving Into Your Backyard? How CAPC Prevalence Maps Can Help. Part II: Ehrlichiosis and Anaplasmosis - Sponsored by Zoetis Animal Health
11:50 am - 1:00 pm Lunch in Exhibit Hall - Sponsored by IDEXX
1:00 pm - 1:50 pm Dr. Mary Gardner Where Are All the Grey Muzzles? Managing Before It’s Too Late - Sponsored by Southern Bank
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm NCVMA Membership Meeting
2:30 pm - 2:45 pm Break in Exhibit Hall - Sponsored by Triangle Veterinary Referral Hospital
2:45 pm - 3:35 pm Dr. Mary Gardner The Caregivers Dilemma: Assessing Quality of Life - Sponsored by Southern Bank
3:45 pm - 4:35 pm Dr. Mary Gardner Mapping the Euthanasia Experience - Sponsored by Southern Bank
4:35 pm - 6:00 pm Welcome Reception in Exhibit Hall - Sponsored by NCSU-CVM

            Friday, June 29, 2018
7:30 am - 5:00 pm   Registration
7:30 am - 1:30 pm   Exhibit Hall Open
7:30 am - 8:00 am Continental Breakfast in Exhibit Hall - Sponsored by PNC Bank
8:00 am - 8:50 am Dr. Peggy Sayer Tips & Secrets for Coughing Dogs - Sponsored by CARE
9:00 am - 9:50 am Dr. Peggy Sayer A Practical Guide to Using Pimobendan - Sponsored by CARE
9:50 am - 10:20 am Break in Exhibit Hall - Sponsored by Simmons & Associates
10:20 am - 11:10 am Dr. Josh Broadwater Ocular Manifestations of Systemic Disease, Part 1 - Sponsored by CARE
11:20 am - 12:10 pm Dr. Josh Broadwater Ocular Manifestations of Systemic Disease, Part 2 - Sponsored by CARE
12:10 pm - 1:15 pm Lunch In Exhibit Hall - Sponsored by Elanco Animal Health
1:15 pm - 2:05 pm Dr. Amy Fauber Pain in the Neck: Differentials Beyond IVDD, Part 1 - Sponsored by CARE
2:15 pm - 3:05 pm Dr. Amy Fauber Pain in the Neck: Differentials Beyond IVDD, Part 2 - Sponsored by CARE
3:15 pm - 4:05 pm Dr. Amy Fauber Seizures: Managing the Refractory Epileptic - Sponsored by CARE
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm   Officer Installation & Awards Presentation

            Saturday, June 30, 2018
7:30 am - 11:50 pm   Registration
7:30 am - 8:00 am Continental Breakfast
8:00 am - 8:50 am Dr. Gary Norsworthy Feline Weight Loss Symposium: Case Presentation - Diagnostic Approaches, Diagnosis of Hyperthyroidism - Sponsored by Nestle Purina
9:00 am - 9:50 am Dr. Gary Norsworthy Feline Weight Loss Symposium: Treatment Options for Hyperthyroidism - Introduction to Chronic Renal Disease - Sponsored by Nestle Purina
10:00 am - 10:50 am Dr. Gary Norsworthy Feline Weight Loss Symposium: Treatment of Chronic Renal Disease - ACE-I, Calcitriol, Diet - Sponsored by Nestle Purina
11:00 am - 11:50 am Dr. Gary Norsworthy Feline Weight Loss Symposium: Treatment of Chronic Renal Disease - Hypertension, Erythropoietin, Appetite Stimulation, Central Venous Catheters, Client Motivation - Sponsored by Nestle Purina

            Sunday, July 1, 2018
7:30 am - 11:50 pm   Registration
7:30 am - 8:00 am Continental Breakfast
8:00 am - 8:50 am Dr. Gary Norsworthy Feline Weight Loss Symposium: Chronic Small Bowel Disease - Incidence, Diagnosis Using Clinical Signs, Ultrasound, and Biopsies - Sponsored by Nestle Purina
9:00 am - 9:50 am Dr. Gary Norsworthy Feline Weight Loss Symposium: Chronic Small Bowel Disease - Hairballs, Treatment of IBD and Lymphoma, Practice Impact of CSBD - Sponsored by Nestle Purina
10:00 am - 10:50 am Dr. Gary Norsworthy Feline Weight Loss Symposium: Diabetes - Goals of Therapy, Tight Control, Traditional Control, Loose Control - Sponsored by Nestle Purina
11:00 am - 11:50 am Dr. Gary Norsworthy Feline Weight Loss Symposium: Diabetes - Remission, Hyperglycemia and Hypoglycemia, the Glucose Curve, Insulin Options - Sponsored by Nestle Purina
11:50 am Adjourn

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