THE 2014 SOUTHERN VETERINARY CONFERENCE

AUG 7-10, 2014

Don’t miss attending with over 1000 of you colleagues!

This year we have a great list of speakers well known in their respective fields.

Still a great value for over 100 CE hours offered.

20 CE credits applied for Small Animal

 

Classes begin at 9:00 AM on Thursday, August 7th.

 

Make your plans to attend!

SPEAKERS FOR 2014

 

Ray Baas

DVM Consultants, New Orleans, LA

Sponsored by DVM Consultants and Capital Source Bank

 

Karin Beale, DVM, DACVD

Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists, Houston, TX

Sponsored by Virbac

 

Dawn Boothe, DVM, MS, PhD, DACVIM, DACVCP

Director of the Clinical Pharmacology Laboratory, Auburn University, College of Veterinary Medicine,

Auburn, AL

Sponsored by Nutramax

 

Vicki Byard, CVT, VTS (Dentistry)

President, PetED Veterinary Education and Training Resources, Willow Grove, PA

Sponsored by Zoetis

 

Dennis Chew, DVM, DACVIM

Professor-Emeritus, College of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University

Sponsored by Royal Canin

 

Teresa DeFrancesco, DVM, DACVIM, DACVECC

Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, North Carolina University

Sponsored by Boehringer-Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc.

 

Katherine Dobbs, RVT, CVPM, PHR

InterFace Veterinary HR Systems, Appleton, WI

Sponsored by Hill’s Pet Nutrition

 

Mark Epstein, DVM, DABVP (C/F), DAAPM, CVPP

Senior Partner and Medical Director of TotalBond Veterinary Hospitals and

Carolinas Animal Pain Management.  Charlotte, NC

Sponsored by Novartis

 

Valerie Fadok, DVM, PhD, DACVD

Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists, Houston, TX

Sponsored by Zoetis

 

Bert Gaddis, DVM, DACVD

Owner, Indian Springs Animal Clinic, Birmingham, AL

Sponsored by Patterson Veterinary

 

Joel Griffies, DVM, DACVD  

Senior Dermatologist at Animal Dermatology Clinic, Marietta, GA

Sponsored by Dechra

 

Peter Kintzer, DVM, DACVIM

Medical Affairs Marketing Manager, IDEXX, MA

Sponsored by IDEXX

 

Amber Labelle, DVM, MS, DACVO

Assistant Professor, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL

Sponsored by Akorn Pharmaceuticals

 

Justine Lee, DVM, DACVECC, DABT

CEO and Founder of VetGirl, a subscription-based podcast service. Speaker of the year at NAVC(2011)

Sponsored by Veterinary Pet Insurance

 

Tasha McNerney, BS, CVT

O.R./Anesthesia Technician, Rau Animal Hospital, Glenside, PA

Sponsored by Zoetis

 

Mark Opperman, CVPM

Practice Management,

VMC-Inc., Evergreen, CO

Sponsored by Vetstreet, Inc.

 

Alan Rebar, DVM, PhD, DACVP

Purdue University Senior Associate Vice President for Research, Executive Director of Discovery Park at Purdue and Professor of Veterinary Clinical Pathology in the School of Veterinary Medicine, Purdue University

Sponsored by IDEXX Laboratories

 

Lisa Radosta, DVM, DACVB

Owner, Florida Veterinary Behavior Service, Stuart, West Palm Beach and Coral Springs, FL

Sponsored by Vetoquinol’

 

Elizabeth Rozanski, DVM, ACVIM, ACVECC

Associate Professor, Emergency and Critical Care, Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine,

North Grafton, MA

Sponsored by Trudell Medical

 

Michael Schaer , DVM, DACVIM, DACVECC

Emeritus Professor, Adjunct Professor, Emergency and Critical Care Medicine,  University of Florida, College of Veterinary Medicine, Gainesville, FL

Sponsored by Antech

 

Andrea Schultz, CVT

University of Florida, School of Veterinary Medicine, Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care Department, Gainesville, FL

 

Larry Tilley, DVM, DACVIM

Founder of VetMed Consultants; Author, Manual of Canine and Feline Cardiology, Sante Fe, NM

Sponsored by 3M

 

Michael Tillson, DVM, MS, DACVS

Associate Professor, Small Animal Surgery, Auburn University School of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn, AL

Sponsored by Covidien

 

David Twedt, DVM, DACVIM 

 Professor of Clinical Sciences, Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, CO

Sponsored by Nestle’ Purina

 

Cynthia Ward, VMD, PhD, DACVIM

Professor of Small Animal Internal Medicine, Chief of Small Animal

Inpatient Medicine, Univ. of Georgia, College of Veterinary Medicine

Sponsored by Boehringer-Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc.

 

Heidi Ward, DVM, ACVIM

Gulfcoast Veterinary Oncology/Internal Medicine, Sarasota, FL

Sponsored by Abaxis

 

Mary Ann Vande Linde, DVM

Vande Linde and Associates, LLC

Sponsored by Care Credit

 

Robbie Van Mullem

Social Media and Online Marketing Consultant, Amite, LA

Sponsored by 3 Sided Media

 

Deb Zoran, DVM, MS, PhD, DACVIM

Associate Professor, Texas A&M, College Station, TX

Sponsored by P&G Pet Care

 

Equine Speakers

 

Esco Buff, PhD, APF, CF

Owner, Esco Buff’s Professional Farrier Service, LLC

Sponsored by Karwell, USA

 

Marian Little, DVM

Equine Professional Services, Boehringer- Ingelheim  Vetmedica, Inc.

Sponsored by Boehringer-Ingelheim Vetmedica, LLC

 

Allison Stewart, DVM, BVSc(hons), MS, DAVVECC

 Professor Equine Internal Medicine, Auburn University

Sponsored by Boehringer-Ingelheim Vetmedica, LLC