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CVC delivers inspiring and highly educational sessions led by the most highly regarded speakers in the veterinary profession. In a single day at CVC Kansas City, you can earn up to 10 hours of veterinary continuing education credit.*
Here’s how your day might look on Sunday, August 28:
Breakfast: Start your day with a breakfast symposium
6:45 – 8:00 AM • CE offered: 1 hour
A Fresh Look at Clinical Management of Canine Seizure Disorder – sponsored by PRN Pharmacal and presented by Simon Platt, BVM&S, MRCVS, DACVIM, DECVN; Fred Wininger, VMD, MS, DACVIM; and Bob Rogers, DVM
Choose from a wide variety of clinical, practice management, and technician sessions, including these:
- 8:00 – 9:00 AM How not to break bad news – Sue Ettinger, DVM, DACVIM and Andy Roark, DVM, MS
- 9:30 – 10:30 AM Introverts unite…separately: 10 tips to survive and thrive in an extroverted profession – Sarah Wooten, DVM
- 10:30 – 11:00 AM Enjoy a special Exhibit Hall coffee break and engage with exhibitors – many of whom are veterinarians and technicians themselves. They’re here to answer your questions!
- 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM ‘UTI: Top 10 questions’ – Gregory Grauer, DVM, MS, DACVIM
– Or –
Breathing is fundamental: Keep an eagle eye on CO2 to make life in surgery easier – Andrew Claude, DVM, DACVAA and Jennifer Wardlaw, DVM, MS, DACVS
Lunch: Choose from one of 3 lunch-and-learn programs
12:00 – 1:30 PM • CE offered: 1 hour each
- A New Benchmark for Prescription Management – sponsored by Vets First Choice, presented by Denise Tumblin, CPA and Tara Adams, CVPM
- GI bleeding and Newer Technology – sponsored by ALICAM, presented by Mike Willard, DVM, MS, DACVIM
- Laser Therapy Simplified: A Complete Review of What You Really Need to Know – sponsored by K-Laser, presented by David Bradley, DVM
Afternoon schedule: Consider these exceptional clinical and practice management sessions, and take another loop around the Exhibit Hall during your afternoon break
- 1:30 – 2:30 PM 2016‘s hottest tools to grow your practice – Bash Halow, LVT, CVPM
- 3:15 – 4:15 PM Parasite prevalence in off-leash dog parks – Emilio DeBess, DVM, MPH
- 4:00 – 5:00 PM Enjoy a complimentary snack break while finishing up your rounds in the Exhibit Hall
- 5:00 – 6:00 PM “Putting the ‘evidence’ in evidence-based medicine: The Veterinary Medical Database and what it can do for you” – L. Wayde Shipman, DVM, MS
End the day with one of two high-value, CVC @ Night sessions
7:00 – 9:00 PM • CE offered: 2 hours
- Anesthetic Emergencies, Crises, and High-Risk Cases – Ralph Harvey, DVM, MS, DACVAA or
- A Practical Guide for Talking to Clients About Autoimmune Skin Diseases – Darin Dell, DVM, DACVD
All this included with your CVC registration! With flexible registration options designed to work with busy schedules, we hope you’ll be able to join us for 1, 2, or 3 days of CE if the full 4-day registration is more time away than you can spare.
*The 2016 CVC Kansas City program was reviewed and approved by the AAVSB’s RACE program for continuing education. The program is approved for a maximum of 42 hours of credit for veterinarians in full attendance and 32 hours of credit for technicians over four days in jurisdictions that recognize AAVSB’s RACE approval. General four-day attendance earns veterinarians 29 hours of CE and technicians 29 hours of CE without purchasing any Clinical Techniques Courses or Ask the Expert Luncheons.