GVMA 2013 Fall Convention Schedule


7 CE hours per day

 

Friday, November 8

 
7:30 - 8:30 am Registration  
8:30 - 9:20 am

Opening Session - (l hr.)  Partners for Healthy Pets, Brenda Andresen, PHP Director of Marketing

 
  Behavior
Lynne Seibert, BS, DVM, MS, PhD, DACVB
Surgery
Anita Stampley, DVM, DACVS
Urban Farming
 
 
9:20 - 10:10 am Environmental enrichment for indoor cats It’s not the end- surgery of the perineum and anus Backyard poultry – general flock health
Karen Grogan, DVM, MS, DACVP
 
10:20 am - Noon

Medication strategies for behavior patients

Trauma in the feline patient

Backyard poultry – general disease overview & biosecurity
Karen Grogan, DVM, MS, DACVP

 

Small Ruminants
Lisa Williamson, DVM, MS, DACVIM

 
Noon - 1 pm LUNCH    
 1 - 1:50 pm

Respiratory
Lesley King, MVB, DACVECC, DACVIM

Managing bacterial pneumonia in dogs and puppies: making rational antibiotic choices

Pediatric orthopedic problems – update on nutrition, sterilization Horses, burros, donkeys and friends
Michael Lowder, DVM, MS
 
 1:50 - 2:40 pm Bacterial pneumonia: treatment options in addition to antibiotics “Broken Toys” – the new ortho patient Beef and dairy cattle
Lee Jones, DVM, MS
 
 2:50 - 3:40 pm Tough bacterial pneumonia cases The art of surgery – tips for staying out of trouble Public health/safety – food borne diseases, zoonotics  
 3:45 - 5:15 pm  RECEPTION IN EXHIBIT HALL    

 

 

 
Saturday, November 9

 
  Respiratory
Lesley King, MVB, DACVECC, DACVIM
Vector Borne Diseases
Leah Cohn, DVM, PhD, DACVIM
Typical or Terrorism?  What’s a veterinarian to do before, during and after?  
8 - 9:40 am Pulmonary edema symptoms: why does it occur, and how best to treat it The increasingly complicated story of ehrlichiosis Veterinary basic disaster life support for biological events – Ed Rollor  
10:20 am - noon Managing pleural space disease: a case-based approach Cytauxzoonosis urinary track infection BioWatch: A bio-surveillance system for Georgia – Paul Williams, DVM  
Noon - 1:30 pm LUNCH IN EXHIBIT HALL 

1:30 - 3:10 pm

Behavior
Lynne Seibert, BS, DVM, MS, PhD, DACVB

Successful behavior modification techniques

Other vector transmitted infections of regional relevance Emergency and critical care in disaster events -
Tim Crowe, DVM DACVS, DACVECC
 
3:20- 4:10 pm Case discussions of anxiety conditions Pathogens of CIRDC:  more than bordetalla Nuclear and radiological incidents: if Georgia has a fukushima – Cham Dallas, PhD  
4:15 - 5 pm  GVMA Annual Meeting  
   

 
Sunday, November 10  

 
  Dentistry
William Gengler, DVM, DAVDC
Practice Management - Websites and Social Media
Michael Warren, DVM
LEAP CE - GVMA members may register for 1 LEAP session free. The non member rate is $149. If you wish to attend more than one LEAP session a one-day registration is required.  
 8 - 9:40 am Intra-oral radiography Online marketing: craft the message!
Effective veterinary websites:  showcase the message
Pharmacy and controlled substance regulation
Beckey Malphus, DVM and Heather Lindell, PharmD, BS, RPh, FSVHP, DICVP
 
10:20 - noon Extractions and oral surgery Veterinary search engine marketing:  position the message
Social media 101:  share the message
Creating the client experience: before, during and after the exam
Wendy Myers
 
Noon - 1:30 pm LUNCH IN EXHIBIT HALL  
1:30 - 3:10 pm Regional oral anesthesia and oral trauma Online reputation management: protect the message
Online marketing essentials workshop
Calming angry and upset clients
Wendy Myers
 
3:20 -
4:10 pm
Diagnosis and treatment of common malocclusions Online marketing essentials workshop continued

Explaining finances with confidence
Wendy Myers

 

 

 

UPCOMING EVENTS