December 1

8:00 a.m.

Cytology of the Lymph Node
Michael Rosser

Treating Skin and Ear Infections in the Age of Antimicrobial Resistance
Clarissa Souza
Sponsored by Zoetis

9:00 a.m.

Introduction to Dilated Cardiomyopathy
Saki Kadotani

Managing Ear Disease in Cats
Clarissa Souza

Zoonotic Disease Risk But Who Cares? Improving Messaging and Biosecurity
William Sander

Urine Luck: Getting the Most from Urine Sediment
Anne Barger

10:00 a.m.

Diagnosis of Dilated Cardiomyopathy
Jon Stack

Status Check – Are Antimicrobials Soon to Be a Tool of the Past? An AMR Update
William Sander

Part I: Getting the Most From Clinical Chemistry
Anne Barger

11:00 a.m.

Management of Dilated Cardiomyopathy
Leah Kruckman

Primary Care for Working Dogs
Marcella Ridgway

Part II: Getting the Most From Clinical Chemistry
Anne Barger

12:00 p.m.

Diet-Associated Dilated Cardiomyopathy
Ryan Fries

Corticosteroid Usage in the ER: When Is the Right Time?
Caroline Tonozzi

COVID-19: Policies and Biosecurity in Practice
William Sander

What is a Hostile Environment?: Strategies for Sexual Harassment Intervention and Response
Jaya Kolisetty

1:00 p.m.

KEYNOTE: The Time is Now… Creating Inclusive Spaces Inside and Beyond the Clinic
Isabel Molina-Guzmán

2:45 p.m.

SARS-CoV-2 Infections in Animals: What we Know, What we Don’t Know
Karen Terio

BAL vs. TTW: How Do I Decide Which Technique is Appropriate?
Scott Austin

Ticks and Tick-Borne Disease in Small Animal Practice
Rebecca Smith

3:45 p.m.

Dilated Cardiomyopathy: Live Q&A Session
Ryan Fries, Saki Kadotani, Leah Kruckman, Gabrielle Wallace

COVID-19 Response as an ASPPH Public Health Fellow
Katharyn Kryda

Free Fecal Water Syndrome
Scott Austin

4:45 p.m.

Clinical Microbiology Laboratory Q&A: Sample Preparation and Choosing the Appropriate Tests
Chien-Che Hung

COVID’s Impact on the Food Supply Chain: What Really Happened?
James Lowe

Rehabilitation Modalities and Alternative Therapies in Equine Practice
Lori Madsen

5:45-7:00 p.m.

Live Exhibit Hours

December 2

8:00 a.m.

The Uremic Foal
Pam Wilkins

Feline Oncology: Cats Are Not Small Dogs
Laura Garrett

High-Throughput Sequencing and Applications in Clinical Viral Cases
Leyi Wang

Development of a Critical Mass of Animal Agriculture Stakeholders Ready for Emergency Response Deployment
Gay Miller

9:00 a.m.

Illinois Equine Research Update
Annette McCoy

Diagnosis and Management of Feline and Canine Diabetes Mellitus
Arnon Gal

10:00 a.m.

Shake, Rattle, and Roll: What’s Going on With My Patient?
Kari Foss

Diarrhea Hacks
Marcella Ridgway

Compounding the Issue: How to Make Compounded Medications Work for Your Practice
Lauren Forsythe

11:00 a.m.

Stop, Collaborate, and Listen: What Maintenance Medications Should I Use?
Devon Hague

Opioid Compliance: Federal Laws and Regulations
Lauren Forsythe

Recent Advances in Equine Osteoarthritis
Annette McCoy

12:00 p.m.

Under Pressure: How to Handle Seizure Emergencies
Devon Hague

Mechanical Ventilation of the Anesthetized Patient
Tamas Ambrisko

Service, Grief, and Loss in Veterinary Medicine–How to Serve When We are Grieving
Caroline Tonozzi

1:00 p.m.

KEYNOTE: Sharpening Your Point: Making Your Communication Stick
Brad Kolar

2:45 p.m.

I Can Fix This! Recognizing & Treating Common Anesthetic Complications
Ashley Mitek

Canine Lymphoma: A Review and What’s New
Alycen Lundberg

Small Animal Dentistry Instruments, Techniques, & Details They Glossed Over in Vet School
Amy Somrak

COVID19 Strikes Solomon Valley Veterinary Hospital
Charles Luke

3:45 p.m.

You Can’t Touch This: What Can and Can’t I Recommend for Non-Drug Seizure Management?
Devon Hague

The Use of Canine C-Reactive Protein as a Diagnostic Tool: What We Know from the Literature
Sara Connolly

Common Cutaneous Cat Tumors
Laura Garrett

4:45 p.m.

Who You Gonna Call? Review of Epilepsy Cases and Q&A Session
Devon Hague & Kari Foss

Navigating the Muddy Waters of Pharmacy: Improving Communication and Reducing Errors
Lauren Forsythe

Feline Mediastinal Masses: Diagnosis and Treatment
Laura Garrett

5:45-7:00 p.m.

Live Exhibit Hours