Office of Continuing Education and Events

College of
Veterinary Medicine
Trotter 2-A
Manhattan, KS 66506

 

785-532-4528
vmce@vet.k-state.edu

Veterinary Technician Conference - Vets and Pets Need Techs

UPDATED Schedule of Events - Saturday, March 2, 2013

7:30 am Registration Opens -Frick Auditorium, Mosier Hall
8:30 am General Session - Early Bird Session - Doctoring Your Online Presence with Socail Media - Jodi Oleen and Kelly Rivard (Frick Auditorium) 
9:45 am REFRESHMENT BREAK                                                                                            
Morning Breakout Sessions
10:00 am                                                                        

 

A Technicians Role
to Minimizing Hospital-Acquired Infections in Private Practice
Dr. Kate KuKanich
(Trotter 201)  

Treating a Down Cow
Dr. Matt Miesner
(N202)                                                                        
Diagnostic Sampling
(Wet Lab)
Meet in the Lobby of Frick Auditorium                              

Radiographic Quality Control: The Good, the Bad, and the Oblique
Meet in the Lobby of Frick Auditorium

(Wet Lab)                                         

10:50 am                            Refreshment Break (Frick Lobby) (Sessions Change)
11:00 am 

Oncology
Dr. Mary Lynn Higginbotham
(E107) 

Feline Hyperthyroidism: A View from the Urinary Tract
Dr. Heather  Patterson  
(Trotter 201)                                                  

Beef Quality Assurance
Dr. Dan Frese
(N202)          

Diagnostic Sampling
(Wet Lab)
Continued
Limited Registration

Radiology 
(Wet Lab)
Continued                                        
 

 
Noon Lunch - Animal Welfare Updates - DJ Rezac (Frick Auditorium)
Afternoon Breakout Sessions
1:15 pm                                                   

Dentistry 
Dr. Jennifer Akers
(E107) 

Equine Lameness 
Case Studies 
Dr. Jim Lillich
(Trotter 201) 
                                                              
Value of Preg Checking 
Dr. Brad White
(N202)              

Behind the Scenes
@ Sunset Zoo
(Wet Lab)
Meet in the Lobby of Frick Auditorium
Limited Registration 

    

 
2:15 pm Refreshment Break (Frick Lobby) (Sessions Change)
2:30 pm

Pain Management
Dr. Melina Zimmerman
(E107) 

Equine Neurological Disease
Dr. Beth Davis      
(Trotter 201) 

 

Treating Calf Scours
Dr. Gretchen Grissett
(N202)

                                                             

   

Behind the Scenes
@ Sunset Zoo
(Wet Lab)
Continued
Limited Registration 

   
3:30 pm Ocular Emergencies
Dr. Jessica Slack
(E107) 

Equine Respiratory Disease 
Dr. Beth Davis  
(Trotter 201)  

Parasitology in Small Ruminants and Camelids
Dr. Jessica Monday
(N202)

         

Behind the Scenes
@ Sunset Zoo
(Wet Lab)
Continued
Limited Registration 

      
4:45 pm

Questions & Answers

5:00 pm

Adjourn

 

Registration Information

For more registration information please visit the Registration page, here.