Clinical Track 1 Clinical Track 2 Clinical Track 3 Nursing Track 4 Nursing Track 5 Management/Client Care Track 6
Room Salon A-C Salon F-H East 1-2 Junior 1-2 Junior 3-4 Salon D-E
8:15-9:00 Registration Registration Registration Registration Registration Registration
9:05-9:55

Seizures

Beryl Swanson, DVM Practice limited to Neurology

Novel Pain Management

Kris Kruse-Elliott, DVM, Ph.D., DACVAA

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation: Clinical Consensus Guidelines in Dogs & Cats

Terence Krentz, DVM

How to Take History

Kim Adams, RVT

Pursuing a VTS Certification

Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS (Small Animal Internal Medicine)

Finding the Path to Honoring Ourselves While Honoring the Veterinary Oath

Kim Pope-Robinson, DVM, CCFP

9:55-10:10 Break Break Break Break Break Break
10:10-11:00

CBD and Treatment of Neurological Conditions

Austin Kerns, DVM, MS, DACVIM (Neurology)

Thoracic Imaging: When Radio graphs are Not Enough

Trish Oura, DVM, DACVR

CPR Lab 1
(There will be a 15-minute break during this 2-hour lab)

Electrolytes: Their Function and Common Abnormalities

Kristin Freitas, RVT, VTS (Emergency and Critical Care)

Stabilizing and Triaging Trauma

Kim Adams, RVT

Recovering Perfectionist

Kim Pope-Robinson, DVM, CCFP

11:00-11:15 Break Break Break Break Break
11:15-12:05

Ureteral Calculi: Medical and Surgical Management

Katy Rivara, DVM, DACVIM Mark Dosch, DVM, DACVS

Wound Management and Appropriate Antibiotic Use to Avoid Resistance

Lissa Richardson, DVM, DACVS

CBC Slide Interpretation

Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS (Small Animal Internal Medicine)

Why Positioning Matters for Proper Interpretation

Trish Oura, DVM, DACVR

Managing Our Emotions in Difficult Conversations

Kim Pope-Robinson, DVM, CCFP

12:05-1:05 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
1:05-1:55

Leptospirosis

Ryan Garcia, DVM, DACVIM

Oncology in the Primary Care Practice

Mike Kiselow, DVM, DACVIM (Oncology)

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation: Clinical Consensus Guidelines in Dogs & Cats

Matt Blanchong, DVM, MS

Exotics

Louisa Asseo, DVM, DABVP

Anesthesia Monitoring

Nicole Dickerson, RVT, VTS (ER/CCU)

Emotional Intelligence

Tracey Hightower (SAGE People & Culture Team)

1:55-2:10 Break Break Break Break Break Break
2:10-3:00

Feline Diabetes

Heidi Fink, DVM, MS, DACVIM

Treatment of Mast Cell Tumors: Chemotherapy, Surgery & Radiation Therapy

Beki Regan, DVM, DACVIM (Oncology) and Sharon Ullman, MS, DVM, DACVS

CPR Lab 2
(There will be a 15-minute break during this 2-hour lab)

Anesthesia Monitoring

Nicole Dickerson, RVT, VTS (ER/CCU)

Patient Monitoring on Novel Anesthesia Protocols

Kris Kruse-Elliott, DVM, Ph.D., DACVAA

Hiring/Interviewing

Gina Gotsill (SAGE People & Culture Team)

3:00-3:15 Break Break Break Break Break
3:15-4:05

Canine Flu

Christine Wong, DVM, DACVECC

Early Diagnosis, Staging & Management of CKD

Gregory F. Grauer, DVM, MS, DACVIM

Radiographic Positioning

Celline Whitley, RVT

Anesthetic Mortality: How Do We Prepare for the Worst

Judy Kpa, RVT and Liza Morales, RVT

Performance Management/Team Development

Lisa Thompson (SAGE People and Culture Team)

4:05-4:20 Break/Yoga Stretch Break/Yoga Stretch Break/Yoga Stretch Break/Yoga Stretch Break/Yoga Stretch Break/Yoga Stretch
4:20-5:30

SDMA Bloodtest

Dr. Graham E.A. Bilbrough, MA, VetMB, CertVA, MRCVS

Acute Respiratory Distress

Jessica Beymer

Innovation In Veterinary Medicine

Denise Bevers, COO, KindredBio
Dr. Steven Fox, CEO, Fox Third Bearing
Christina Lopes, CEO, One Health Company
Dr. Helen Newman, CEO, Veterinary Transplant Services

Why Positioning Matters for Proper Interpretation

Trish Oura, DVM, DACVR

Nurse Panel and Case Presentations

Difficult Conversations with Employees

Sam Castle Scott (SAGE People & Culture Team)

5:30-7:00 Yappy Hour/Reception Yappy Hour/Reception Yappy Hour/Reception Yappy Hour/Reception Yappy Hour/Reception Yappy Hour/Reception

* The morning and afternoon CPR lectures and labs are the same content. Please choose either the morning or afternoon sessions.