North CarolinaAcademy of Small Animal Medicine

N.C.'s First Online Academy of Small Animal Medicine

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Our Next Event: April 3, 2019

REHABILITATION AND PAIN MANAGEMENT

ROBERT L. GILLETTE, DVM, MSE, DACVSMR, IS REPLACING Dr. Sarah Love as our April 3, 2019 Speaker. Unfortunately Dr. Love broke her ankle this week and needs to have surgery. Dr. Gillette is Director of Clinical Research at Nutramax Laboratories Veterinary Sciences. He is the author of one textbook, authored three chapters in two textbooks, 28 scientific papers and various publications and presentations. He has managed SportsVet.com since 2002. Please check the Educator for the Speaker of the Month for a more complete bio. He will use most of the same topics that Dr. Love had listed. We wish Dr. Love a speedy recovery and appreciate Dr. Gillette stepping in on short notice. TOPICS: Supplements for Canine Athletes: From the Elites to the Weekend Warrior; Veterinary Physical Rehabilitation: Beyond the Water Treadmill; Improving Mobility, Fitness and Longevity in Geriatric Patients; Effects of Exercise on the Immune System; Introduction and Review of Canine Regenerative Medicine; Non-pharmacologic Analgesic techniques. NANCY LOES, DVM, MBA - Topic: "Immunomodulation : Naturally", Meeting starts at 8:30 am and ends at 4 pm. Free to Members, Non member veterinarians - $175, Non member technicians and support staff - $80. Dennis Wicker Civic Center, Sanford, NC. MEETING SPONSORED BY NUTRAMAX LABORATORIES VETERINARY SCIENCE

Welcome to the NCASAM website! This association of veterinarians, formed in 1970, is a non-profit organization whose purpose and objectives includes the advancement of the individual's skills and knowledge of small animal medicine and surgery through post-graduate study; the promotion of the highest standards of veterinary medicine and services; and the promotion of fellowship opportunities for veterinarians with similar interests.

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Upcoming Events

May 1, 2019

EMERGENCY AND CRITICAL CARE

LENORE BACEK, DVM, MS, DACVECC, Clinical Associate Professor, Auburn University. TOPICS: Bleeding Disorders in the ER; Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation; Triage of the Trauma Patient; Nutrition of the Critically-Ill; Immune-Mediated Hemolytic Anemia; Endocrine Emergencies; Respiratory Emergencies. Meeting starts at 8:30 am and ends at 4 pm. Free to Members, Non member veterinarians - $175, Non member technicians and support staff - $80. Dennis Wicker Civic Center, Sanford, NC.

September 4, 2019

OPHTHALMOLOGY

TERAH WEBB, DVM, DACVO, - MedVet, Columbus, Ohio Meeting starts at 8:30 am and ends at 4 pm. Free to Members, Non member veterinarians - $175, Non member technicians and support staff - $80. Dennis Wicker Civic Center, Sanford, NC.

October 2, 2019

SURGERY

MIKE GRAFINGER, DVM, DACVS, Chief of Surgery, Triangle Veterinary Referral Hospitals. TOPICS; Wound Management; Cruciate Repair; Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease. Meeting starts at 8:30 am and ends at 4 pm. Free to Members, Non member veterinarians - $175, Non member technicians and support staff - $80. Dennis Wicker Civic Center, Sanford, NC. MEETING SPONSORED BY TRIANGLE VETERINARY REFERRAL HOSPITALS.

November 6, 2019

ANESTHESIA, ANALGESIA AND EMERGENCY CARE

BILL MUIR, DVM, PhD, MS, DACVEC, DACVA, Professor of Physiology and Anesthesiology. LMU College of Veterinary Medicine. Meeting starts at 8:30 am and ends at 4 pm. Free to Members, Non member veterinarians - $175, Non member technicians and support staff - $80. Dennis Wicker Civic Center, Sanford, NC. SPONSORED BY ELANCO.

December 4, 2019

PHARMACOLOGY and CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE ABUSE

PHARMACOLOGY - 5 hours: RANDY LYNN, DVM, BS, DACVP. CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE ABUSE - 2 hours; JOSEPH JORDAN, PHD, CEO North Carolina Physicians Health Program, North Carolina Veterinary Health Program. Meeting starts at 8:30 am and ends at 4 pm. Free to Members, Non member veterinarians - $175, Non member technicians and support staff - $80. Dennis Wicker Civic Center, Sanford, NC. SPONSORED BY MERCK ANIMAL HEALTH.

Please be advised that, despite the fact that the Academy has already posted notes for the speakers for this upcoming meeting, speakers are infrequently subject to change due to emergencies or other circumstances beyond the Academy's control. While last-minute speaker changes are rare, the Academy does not guarantee in any way that any particular speaker will actually speak at the upcoming meeting.