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2018 MVMA Winter Continuing Education Conference
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When: Sunday, January 28, 2018
9:00 AM
Where: Doubletree Westborough Hotel
5400 Computer Drive
Westborough, Massachusetts  01581
United States
Contact: MVMA Office

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2018 MVMA Winter Continuing Education Conference


Sunday, January 28, 2018
DoubleTree Westborough Hotel, Westborough, MA

9:00am - 5:00pm

6 CE Credits


Small Animal Ophthalmology (6 CE) - SOLD OUT
Shelby Reinstein, DVM, MS, DACVO
Topics will include:
  • Dry Eye in Dogs: Give Them Something to Cry About
  • Scratching the Surface: Diagnosis and Management of Corneal Ulcers
  • The Squinting Cat: Herpes Until Proven Otherwise
  • Under Pressure: Canine and Feline Glaucoma


Chronic Pain - Companion Animals (6 CE)
Sheilah Robertson, BVMS, DACVAA, DACAW, PhD
Topics will include:
  • Sedation and anesthesia for golden oldies
    • The physiology of ageing
    • Drugs, techniques and tips for success
  • Chronic Pain
    • How do we know they hurt? Assessing chronic pain in dogs and cats
    • Now what? Treatment options for chronic pain
  • Pain Management for hospice patients 101
  • Looking beyond the horizon - the future of companion animal pain management

Avian Medicine (6 CE)
Elisabeth Simone-Freilicher, DVM, DABVP


Topics will include:

  • Approach to the Sick and Emergent Pet Bird
  • The Dyspneic Pet Bird: Take a Breath!
  • Better Out Then In: GI Diseases in Pet Birds
  • TMI: Reproductive Diseases and Problems in Pet Bird


Equine Colic, Wounds & Skin Tumors/Oncology/Soft Tissue Surgery (6 CE)

Callie Fogle, DVM, DACVS


Equine Colic:

  • Colic Prevention: Incorporating it Into Your Practice
  • Field Ultrasound for Colic: The Quick and Dirty
  • New Thoughts on Signs of Pain in the Horse


Equine Wounds:

  • Management of Chronic Wounds: Case Discussions


Equine Oncology:

  • Skin Tumors: Case Discussions


Equine Respiratory:

  • Unilateral Nasal Discharge
  • Upper Respiratory Diseases Impacting Performance



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30 days prior to conference -  75% refund

14 days prior to conference - 50% refund

 No refunds issued within 14 days of conference

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