Oregon Veterinary Conference
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- Proceedings (2013)
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- 2013 Oregon Veterinary Conference Registration Form: DVMs & CVM Students
- 2013 Oregon Veterinary Conference Registration Form: Healthcare Team
Nephrology & Urology ~ Dr. David Polzin
Dermatology ~ Dr. Ken Kwochka Sponsored by Bayer Health Care Animal Health (formerly Teva Animal Health)
Complementary Therapies ~ Dr. Gregory Todd
Surgery ~ Dr. Jennifer Warnock
Wound Management ~ Dr. Gary Baxter
Evaluation of Acute Phase Proteins to Predict Clinical Outcome for Inflammatory Diseases ~ Dr. Keith Poulsen
Update on Equine OCD ~ Dr. Stacy Semevolos
Neonatal Care ~ Dr. Nathan Slovis
Non-Traditional Routes of Administration for Tiludronate in Horses: Are They Safe? ~ Dr. Katja Zellmer
Update on Residue Management, Vaccination Recommendations for Dairy Herds~ Mark Kirkpatrick, DVM, MS Sponsored by Zoetis (formely Pfizer)
Status Update: Animal Health Division ~ Brad LeaMaster, PhD, DVM
Why Vaccine Associated Reactions Occur, Emerging Cattle Pathogens ~ Rich Linhart, MS, DVM, DACVT Sponsored by Zoetis (formely Pfizer)
Pinkeye & Pinkeye Prevention, Current Issues in “Organic” Production Animals and Selenium Issues ~ John Maas, DVM, MS, DACVIM Sponsored by Merial
Long-Acting Parasite Control in the Bovine ~ Tony Moravec, DVM Sponsored by Merial
Ruminant Nutrition 701, Promoting & Defending Conventional Agriculture in a Facebook Culture ~ Gary Sides, PhD Sponsored by Zoetis (formely Pfizer)
Marine Mammals ~ Dr. Bruce Mate, Hatfield Marine Science Center Sponsored by the Oregon Animal Health Foundation
Technicians & Assistants
Pathology ~ Janell Bishop-Stewart
Exotics ~ Dr. Mark Burgess
Keeping the Veterinary Team Safe (Zoonoses) ~ Dr. Emilio DeBess
Coagulopathies & Toxicosis ~ Dr. Heidi Houchen
Cardiac Monitoring ~ Dr. Holly MacLea
Behavior ~ Dr. Christopher Pachel
Hematology Lecture & Lab ~ Dr. Sandy Willis Sponsored by Phoenix Central Lab
Anesthesia & Pain Management ~ Dr. Heidi Shafford
Practice Management & Team Development
Affordable Care Act ~ Tim Berry
Preventive Pet Care ~ Dr. Nan Boss
Controlled Substances ~ Claire Brennan (DEA)
Communications ~ Louise Dunn Sponsored by Care Credit
Licensing Board Update ~ Lori Makinen & Dr. Mark McConnell
APHIS Accreditation Renewal
Training Modules Needed for Accreditation Renewal (SA/LA) ~ Dr. Brianna Wilson Schur
Lanyards Animal Welfare Track Food Animal ~ Dr. Mark Kirkpatrick
Dr. Rich Linhart
Food Animal ~ Dr. John Maas Hematology Lecture & Lab Dermatology ~ Dr. Ken Kwochka
Dr. Tony Moravec, Dr. Gary Sides ~Dr. Sandy Wills
Food Animal Practitioners' Breakfast
Communication ~ Louise Dunn Accreditation ~ Dr. Brianna Schur
Visit the Exhibit Marketplace to check out the allied industry display of equipment, products, and services. Congratulations to Jamie Harrison of Ocean Blvd. Veterinary Clinic who was the winner of the iPad!
Have fun with your friends and colleagues at Friday night's reception from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm in the Exhibit Marketplace.
Silent Auction to Benefit Oregon Animal Health Foundation
Bid on great prizes in the silent auction to benefit the Oregon Animal Health Foundation. Donations of silent auction items gratefully accepted. Want to contribute something to the auction but not sure what to donate? We have gift basket and donation ideas! Contact us for more information or to let us know you will be bringing an item for the auction.
Food & Mixed Animal Practitioners’ Breakfast
Saturday, 7:00 am - 8:00 am. Sponsored by Pfizer. Sign up on the registration form.
SCAVMA Benefit Dinner
The OSU SCAVMA will be holding its fourth annual dinner to encourage interaction between veterinary students and veterinarians. The dinner is open not only to veterinarians attending the OVC, but also to CVM alumni, faculty, and area practitioners. This is a come-as-you-are event to be held in the Giustina Art Gallery of LaSells Stewart Center. The event will begin at 6:00 pm on Saturday, and veterinarians are encouraged to bring friends and family. Entertainment will be provided, and there will also be a no-host bar. Please come and join us for what is sure to be a fun event! Please purchase tickets in advance with your registration and consider sponsoring a veterinary student’s attendance as well. Tickets are $30 each.
OVMA Business Forum
Sunday morning is your opportunity to learn more about the status of your association, legislative activities, and how the OVMA is involved with the current issues facing the veterinary profession.
2012 inductee, Service/Professional
The Oregon Animal Hall of Fame™ awards (sponsored by the Oregon Animal Health Foundation) and the OVMA Awards of Excellence will be presented at a luncheon ceremony held Saturday, March 9, 2013 during the Oregon Veterinary Conference.
OVMA members may nominate a worthy colleague or animal for any of these awards. The forms below are fillable. Save the file to your computer, fill it out and e-mail it back to us with any additional documentation and/or photos as required, or print the form out and return it to us by mail or fax.
Nominations are due by January 22, 2013.
We provide the opportunity for veterinarians to interview senior students for prospective employment. If you are a veterinarian who is interested in participating in this opportunity, please return the form below to the OVMA office by February 15, 2013.
For a list of childcare providers in the Corvallis area, please contact the Corvallis Tourism Board at (800) 334-8188.
The Oregon Veterinary Conference is a cooperative effort of the Oregon Veterinary Medical Association and the College of Veterinary Medicine at Oregon State University with the goal of providing meaningful continuing education to Northwest veterinarians, practice managers, and paraprofessionals.