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VetPD: Equine Internal Medicine Challenges for Advanced Practitioners

March 7, 2019 - March 8, 2019

VetPD Internal Medicine NZ 2019

 

This practical workshop has been designed for equine practitioners with a good working knowledge of internal medicine. Challenging conditions in equine internal medicine, and new developments will be covered in lectures and hands-on sessions over 2 days.

Topics Covered Include:

  • Equine Abdominal Ultrasound: Valuable Tips & Tricks
  • Point of Care Testing: How to use in the field (iSTAT, Lactate meters, Glucometers, iPhone ECG, Coagulation Testing)
  • Making Sense of Lower Airway Test Results & Therapeutic Strategies
  • Hepatic Diseases (incl. laboratory & biopsy interpretation) 
  • An Update on Equine Gastric Ulcer Syndrome
  • Investigation of the Thin Horse
  • Urinary Tract Disorders in Adults & Foals
  • Pleural & Pericardial Diseases of the horse

Practical Sessions:

  • Equine Abdominal Ultrasound
  • How to perform Liver and Renal Biopsies
  • Clinical Pathology (incl. Point of Care Testing)
  • Respiratory Endoscopy – focus on TTW, BAL, Guttural Pouch Lavage
  • Endoscopy of the Urinary Tract
  • Advanced Gastroscopic Techniques
  • Equine Thoracic (including Cardiac) Ultrasound

Course Speakers:

TOM DIVERS DVM, DACVIM, DACVECC (Cornell University, NY, USA)

FRANK ANDREWS BS, DVM, MS, DACVIM, LALVMA (Louisiana State University, LA, USA)

JENNY SONIS DVM, MS, DACVIM (Veterinary Associates Equine & Farm, Karaka, NZ)

Venues:

BCF Client Offer

BCF Ultrasound are offering 4 discounted spaces on a first-come-first-served basis to our loyal customers. Use the voucher code below during registration on the VetPD Website. 

VetPD Int Med Discount NZ

 

Venue

Veterinary Associates Equine & Farm
12 Sim Road
Karaka, Auckland 2580 New Zealand
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Website:
https://www.vetassociates.co.nz/