2019 Cardiology & Neurology Symposium
Have questions about the event? Contact Denise Kessler at denise.kessler@cvcavets.com or Stacy Walls at stacy.walls@bvns.net.
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SCHEDULE 

DOCTOR TRACK 1

7:30 - 8:15​

Registration

​8:15 - 9:15

W*I*N - What's Important Now? How to recognize and treat cardiac emergencies day or night

Bonnie Lefbom, DVM, DACVIM (Cardiology) - CVCA Cardiac Care for Pets

9:20 - 10:20

Cerebrovascular Diseases in Dogs and Cats - What Do We Know?

Dr. Sandy Chen, Neurology Resident - Bush Veterinary Neurology Service

10:20- 10:35

Break

10:35-11:35

Test Your Cardiac Knowledge If You Dare...

Jennifer Sidley, DVM, DACVIM (Cardiology) - CVCA Cardiac Care for Pets

11:35 - 12:40 

Lunch

11:50 - 12:40

Knowledge is Our First Ingredient

Michael T. Robbins, DVM -Hill's Pet Nutrition, Inc.

12:40 - 1:40

Understanding the Hemp Landscape Part I

Joli Jarboe, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology), Neurosurgery Certificate of Training - Bush Veterinary Neurology Service

1:45 - 2:45

Understanding the Hemp Landscape Part II

Joli Jarboe, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology), Neurosurgery Certificate of Training - Bush Veterinary Neurology Service

2:45 - 3:00

Break

3:00 - 4:00
Dilated Cardiomyopathy with a Focus on Nutritional Cardiomyopathy (Grain Free)

Tim Cain, DVM, DACVIM (Cardiology) - CVCA Cardiac Care for Pets

DOCTOR TRACK 2

7:30 - 8:15​

Registration

​8:15 - 9:15

Wound Management

Anna Dunlap, DVM Diplomate ACVS-SA - Veterinary Surgical Centers

9:20 - 10:20

Dental Radiograph Interpretation

Matt Raleigh, DVM, Practice Limited to Dentistry & Oral Surgery - Animal Dentistry and Oral Surgery

10:20- 10:35

Break

10:35-11:35

The Fundamentals of Radiation Oncology and the Advantages of Advanced Radiation Therapy

Pamela White, DVM, DACVR-RO | Radiation Oncology - The Oncology Service

11:35 - 12:40 

Lunch

11:50 - 12:40

Knowledge is Our First Ingredient

Michael T. Robbins, DVM -Hill's Pet Nutrition, Inc.

12:40 - 1:40

Urologic Surgery

Dr. Justin Ganjei, DVM, Diplomate, ACVS-SA - Veterinary Surgical Centers

1:45 - 2:45

Staying Cool Under Pressure: Recognition and Management of Pulmonary Hypertension in Veterinary Patients

Sarah Lehman Holdt, VMD, DACVIM (Cardiology) - CVCA Cardiac Care for Pets

2:45 - 3:00

Break

3:00 - 4:00

Lymphoma: FAQs for the general practitioner

Kathleen Tidd, DVM, DACVIM ( Medical Oncology) - The Oncology Service

TECHNICIANS

7:30 - 8:15​

Registration

​8:15 - 9:15

Vestibular Disease - A Tipsy Turvy Topic

Brittany Peeler, LVT  - Bush Veterinary Neurology Service

9:20 - 10:20

Neurologic Rehabilitation

Kirsty Oliver, VN, DipAVN (Surgical), CVT, CCRP, CVPP, VTS (Physical Rehabilitation)  - VSCR

10:20- 10:35

Break

10:35-11:35

A Practical Approach to Arrhythmias

Brett Boorstin, Resident in Cardiology - CVCA Cardiac Care for Pets

11:35 - 12:40 

Lunch

11:50 - 12:40

Knowledge is Our First Ingredient

Michael T. Robbins, DVM -Hill's Pet Nutrition, Inc.

12:40 - 1:40

Is That Normal?? Recognition of What is Normal vs. Abnormal in the Oral Cavity

Jenn Bozic, LVT - Animal Dentistry and Oral Surgery

1:45 - 2:45

What Just Happened? Anesthesia Complications and How to Handle Them

Connie Warren, LVT, VTS (Anesthesia) - Veterinary Surgical Centers

2:45 - 3:00

Break

3:00 - 4:00

"Clinical Radiation Oncology, the latest buzz"

Ira Gordon, DVM, DACVR, Radiation Oncology - The Oncology Service

PRACTICE MANAGERS

7:30 - 8:15​

Registration

​8:15 - 9:15

Conflict between Operations and HR: How Both Worlds Can Work Together.

Shannon Fairbanks, CVPM, Practice Manager and Mila Comer, LVT, SHRM-CP - CVCA Cardiac Care for Pets

9:20 - 10:20

Marketing in a Digital World

Stacy Walls, Sr. Marketing Manager - Bush Veterinary Neurology Service

10:20- 10:35

Break

10:35-11:35

Career Development

Katie Newbold, LVT, CVPM, CEO - CVCA Cardiac Care for Pets

11:35 - 12:40 

Lunch

11:50 - 12:40

Knowledge is Our First Ingredient

Michael T. Robbins, DVM -Hill's Pet Nutrition, Inc.

12:40 - 1:40

Talent Acquisition: Finding the Right Person for Your Practice

Jessica May, PHP - Bush Veterinary Neurology Service

1:40 - 2:40

Managing Your Online Business Reputation.  

Denise Kessler, Marketing Director - CVCA Cardiac Care for Pets

2:45 - 3:00

Break

3:00 - 4:00

Time Management: How to Get It Done, Reduce Stress, and Move Toward Work-Life Harmony

Katie Newbold, LVT, CVPM, CEO CVCA