24 Jan GASTROENTEROLOGY SEMINAR @ BRASSTOWN VALLEY
+ LEAP CE with Betsy Choder, ESQ.!
Provides 5 General CE Credits + 2 LEAP CE Credits
Saturday, March 21, 2020 POSTPONED TO JULY 25
7:30 am – 3:30 pm
BRING THE FAMILY AND HAVE SOME FUN!
Brasstown Valley Resort & Spa
6321 Highway 76, Young Harris, GA 30582
1-800-201-3205 (Hotel Reservations)
Registrants receive our special rate of $149.00!
All hotel reservations must be made on or before June 30, 2020.
MEET YOUR INSTRUCTOR
Deborah S. Greco, DVM, PhD, DACVIM
Senior Research Scientist, Global Nutrition & Scientific Communication
After receiving her DVM from the University of California, Davis and a PhD in Veterinary Pharmacology from Texas A&M University, Dr. Greco joined the faculty of Colorado State University where she taught veterinary internal medicine for twelve years; in 2002, she was promoted to full professor. Dr. Greco then moved to NYC and practiced at the Animal Medical Center for several years before joining Nestlé PURINA in the Global Nutrition and Scientific Communications team.
She provides scientific support to global markets and has expertise in the communication of veterinary internal medicine and nutritional information to technical audiences such as veterinarians, breeders and veterinary technicians. She has been the Editor-In-Chief of a veterinary journal for more than fifteen years and has authored over 200 scientific articles and book chapters. Dr. Greco is considered an authority in the area of small animal endocrinology and feline medicine; in fact, she was awarded the 1996 Pfizer award for research excellence and the 1998 American Association of Feline Practitioners research award for her work on dietary treatment of feline diabetes mellitus. Dr. Greco has served as President of the Society for Comparative Endocrinology, as Program Chairman for ACVIM (1995-1997),Board member of the Western Veterinary Conference (2013-2016) and Editor in Chief of Topics in Companion Animal Medicine (2000-2018).
7:00am – 7:30am: Registration & Continental Breakfast
7:30am – 9:10am: Part 1
- Hyperadrenocorticism – It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Cushing’s
- Therapy for Endocrine Disorders/Case Studies
9:10am – 9:30am: Break
9:30am – 11:10am: Part 2
- An Internist’s Approach to Liver Enzyme Elevations in Dogs and Cats
- Food Allergy/IBD
11:10am – 12:20pm: Break
12:20pm – 1:10pm: Part 3
- Dietary and Drug Therapy for Gastrointestinal Disease/GI Case Studies
1:10pm – 1:30pm: Break
1:30pm – 3:30pm: LEAP CE
- Legal & Ethical Considerations of CBD Oil in Veterinary Medicine with Betsy Choder, Esq.
(On or Before 7-10/After 7-10)
|Hospital Member||Individual Member||Non-Member|
|LEAP CE Only||$0||$0||$250|