74th Annual Conference for Veterinarians - Breakout Sessions

Full Conference Schedule

Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday

MONDAY, June 4th
  Small Animal Large Animal Equine
1:00 pm                   

Clinical Approach to Liver Disease
Dr. David Twedt

Cattle Transportation:
Stress and Disease Risk
Brad White

A Case-Based Approach to
Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing
Dr. Brian Lubbers
2:00 pm Refreshment Break - Tradeshow Floor, K-State Student Union  
2:30 pm

Common Liver Diseases
Dr. David Twedt

Residue Risk Avoidance on
Dairy Operations
Dr. Richard Wallace
Updates on Equine Dentistry
Dr. Chris Belvins
3:30 pm Refreshment Break - Tradeshow Floor, K-State Student Union  
4:00 pm

Chronic Hepatitis Diagnosis and Therapy
Dr. David Twedt

Improving the Value of Cull Dairy Cows
Dr. Richard Wallace
Hospital Colic
Dr. Jose Bras
TUESDAY, June 5th
  Small Animal Large Animal Equine
8:00 am

Emerging Newer Liver Diseases
Dr. David Twedt

Addressing the Changing
SCC Landscape in 2012 and Beyond  
Dr. Richard Wallace
Genetics of Breed Colors and
Diseases Associated with Coat Colors
Dr. Laurie Beard
9:00 am

Update on Feline Liver Disease
Dr. David Twedt

A Novel Synchronization Program
to Improve Reproductive Efficiency
on Dairies
Dr. Richard Wallace
Equine Respiratory Disease
Dr. Beth Davis
10:00 am Refreshment Break - Tradeshow Floor, K-State Student Union  
10:30 am

Acute Canine Pancreatitis
Dr. David Twedt

Reproductive Ultrasound
Dr. Shelie Laflin

Equine Skin Tumors
Dr. Kelly Farnsworth
11:30 am Lunch - KVMA Tradeshow Open  
1:00 pm Cataracts: Implications and Treatment
Dr. Jane Ashley Stuckey

Small Ruminant Reproductive Procedures
Dr. Matt Miesner

Therapeutic Options in Equine Oncology
Dr. Kelly Farnsworth
2:00 pm Cytological Evaluation of Inflammatory
and Neoplastic Diseases in Dogs and Cats
Dr. Aradhana Gupta

Down Cow Management
Dr. Matt Miesner

Practical Equine Casts
Dr. Kelly Farnsworth
3:00 pm

Refreshment Break - Tradeshow Floor, K-State Student Union  

3:30 pm

Cytologic Diagnosis of Cutaneous, Subcutaneous and Mucosal Neoplasms
Dr. Lisa Pohlman

The KSU Commercial Cow-Calf Unit:
A Case Study in Low -Input Management
Dr. KC Olson

Iatrogenic Emergencies
Dr. Kelly Farnsworth

4:30 pm

Advanced Urinary Diagnostics
and Treatments
Dr. Nicole Smee

Detecting Respiratory Disease in Calves
Dr. David Amrine

Breaking the Silence: Medical Errors 
Dr. Kelly Farnsworth

WEDNESDAY, June 6th
  Small Animal Large Animal Practice/People Management
8:00 am Feline Arterial Thromboembolism I: Pathogenesis, Thrombotic Risk and Diagnosis
Dr. Daniel Hogan

Keys to Preconditioning Success for the Cow-calf Producer
Dr. Mark Hilton

Cross Generational Communications:You Have
to Know "Y"
Dr. Larry Firkins
9:00 am Feline Arterial Thromboembolism II:
Emergency Treatment and Prevention
Dr. Daniel Hogan
Castration of Beef Calves: What Does the Science Say About Timing and Technique?
Dr. Mark Hilton
Cross Generational Communications (cont.)
Dr. Larry Firkins
10:00 am Refreshment Break - 2nd Floor Foyer, K-State Student Union  
10:15 am How Do I Treat Mitral Valve
Disease in Dogs?
Dr. Daniel Hogan
Adding Nutritional Consultation to Your Practice's Toolbox
Dr. Mark Hilton
Developing Human Capital
Dr. Larry Firkins
11:15 am LUNCH  
12:30 pm Advances in Interventional Cardiology:
What Should I Know and Why?
Dr. Daniel Hogan
Practice Tips: Bovine Obstetrics and Cancer Eye Surgery
Dr. Mark Hilton
Changing Results Through Changing Behaviors
Dr. Larry Firkins
1:30 pm Refreshment Break - 2nd Floor Foyer, K-State Student Union  
1:45 pm Concurrent Management of
Renal Insufficiency and Congestive
Heart Failure
Dr. Daniel Hogan
Achieving Reproductive Efficiency in Beef Herds
Dr. Mark Hilton
The Art of Persuasion:
Getting People to Say Yes
Dr. Larry Firkins
2:45 pm Case Studies: Clinical Management
of Cardiac Disease
Dr. Daniel Hogan
Herd Reproductive Problem: Can You Solve It?
Dr. Mark Hilton
Creating Synergies:
We're All in This Together
Dr. Larry Firkins
4:00 pm Adjourn