Lectures are open to all conference registrants.
CE Information: Registrants will earn 1.0 CE credit for each lecture attended.
Saturday, March 24th 2018
|Time||Small Mammal||Avian & Reptile||Technician Track|
|8:00||Registration and Breakfast|
|8:30||Nutrition of Small Herbivores (Orosz)||Avian Diagnostic Testing –Beyond the CBC and Chemistry Panel (Heatley)||Restraint and Diagnostic Sample Collection in Exotic Pets (Kolb)|
|9:30||Managing Rabbit GI Disorders (Parkinson)||The Geriatric Avian Patient (Orosz)||Small Mammal ERs: Keeping them Alive! (Martel)|
|10:30||Urinary Tract Disorders in Small Mammals (Martel)||Avian Borna Virus & PDD (Heatley)||Diagnostic Imaging Techniques in Exotic Species (Kolb)|
|11:30||Ocular Disorders in Rabbits & Rodents (Snyder)||Avian Respiratory Diseases (Orosz)||Dealing with uncommon “exotic pets” in private practice (Kottwitz)|
|1:30||The Neurological Exam of Small Mammals (Orosz)||Bearded Dragon Husbandry & Clinical Managment (Doss)||Approach to Fish Patients (Kottwitz)|
|2:30||Cardiac Disorders in Small Mammals (Heatley)||Infectious Diseases in Reptiles (Yaw)||Pet Bird Nutrition (Kolb)|
|3:30||Managing Infections of the Ears and Nose in Rabbits (Mans)||Introduction to Invertebrate Medicine (Kottwitz)||Backyard Poultry 101 (Kolb)|
|4:30||Oncology in Small Mammals (Heatley)||Drug Therapy: Applying research findings into in Exotic Animal Practice (Kottwitz)||Optimizing Reptile Husbandry (McVeigh)|
|5:30||Reception for all attendees|
Veterinary technicians are welcome but not required to attend exclusively Technician Track lectures.