GVMA Fall Convention - Friday, November 6, 2015


7:30 - 8:30 am — registration

8:30 - 9:20 am — Opening Session - GVMA advocacy update

Small Animal

Michael D. Willard, DVM, MS

Andy Moorhead, DVM, MS, PhD

Sponsored by Elanco

Marco Coutinho da Silva, DVM, MS, PhD. DACT

9:30 - 10:20 am Regurgitation—much, much more
to deal with than just megaesophagus
The parasites you want to forget but should not Reproductive anatomy and physiology of the bitch
10:20 - 10:30 am BREAK
10:30 am - 12:10 pm Chronic diarrhea:  IBD is NOT the most common or most important problem Heartworm treatment and preventatives: a brave new world Canine breeding management and artificial insemination
12:10 - 1:10 LUNCH
1:10 - 2 pm Protein-losing enteropahthies:
hypoalbuminemia is not always as bad
as you thought
Feline heartworm: difficult on a good day Pharmacological control of reproduction in dogs
2 - 2:50 pm Congenital portosystemic shunts:
if you believe the textbooks, you’ll
miss a lot of them
Cats get worms too! Elective C-section: when to do it
2:50 - 3 pm BREAK
3-3:50 pm Canine pancreatitis:  no such thing as a “typical” case Flea and tick preventatives: a new one every week Current topics in canine theriogenology
3:50 - 5:15 pm Reception in exhibit hall