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ISU Student Experience

IVS Partner's in Progress CE Event 2019

On April 3, 2019 there were twenty-one speakers offering the second annual ISU – IVS Partners in Progress CE Event at the Des Moines Botanical Center. This CE Event was open to all Iowa veterinarians and their staff.  There were a total of 24 different lectures with three different rooms running concurrently for a total of 24 Continuing Education Credits.  Each attendee left this event with a total of 8 Hours of Free CE.  The event was orchestrated by Iowa Veterinary Specialties with the help of Specialists from Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine. The Lecture topics were very broad and  included the following: Toxicities, Corneal Ulcers, Herpesvirus, Updates in Medical Oncology, Hemangiosarcoma and immunotherapy updates, Alternative uses for Palladia, Cardiomyopathy associated with boutique exotic-ingredient and grain-free diet, FLTD review,  Triage of IVDD, Wound Toppings, Wound Closures, When to Cut and When to Radiate, Anesthetic considerations for TBI, Management of Sepsis, Pearls of wisdom on extracting dog and cat teeth, Practical approaches to common arrhythmias, Making Medical Math Fun and Easy, Internal Medicine, When abnormal is normal, Shock Treatment, FAST US and beyond, Esophageal and nasogastric feeding tube placement and care, Seizures and tremors, Seizures-those darn things just keep coming back.  Care Credit sponsored the breakfast and IDEXX sponsored the lunch with the added sponsorships of Boehringer Ingelheim, Elanco, Midwest Veterinary Supply, Virbac, Jurox, Hill’s, Nutramax, PRN Pharmacal, Purina Pro Plan Veterinary Diets, Royal Canin, Trupanion, 3M and Zoetis. Iowa Veterinary Specialties and Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine was able to bring this CE to the attendees free of charge.  I would like to thank all of the sponsors for their support of our profession and acknowledge my sincere appreciation for their partnership in this event.

The Speakers for this years event were: Dr. April Blong, Dr. Karl Bolser,  Dr. Shawna Greene, Dr. Karl Kraus, Dr. Margaret Musser, Dr. Jean-Sebastien Palerme, Dr. Rebecca Walton, Dr. Julie Riha, Dr. Leah Braas, Dr. Louise O’Leary, Dr. Katherine Dawson, Jessica Griffith, RVT, Lisa Foster, RVT, VTS, Dr. Melissa Tropf, Dr. Shane Murphy, Dr. Megan Mickelson, Dr. Morgan Murphy, Dr. Eric Zellner, Dr. Giovanna Coto, Dr. Erika Berger, and Dr. Brenda Mulherin  
If you signed in for attendance and need your CE Certificate please click the link below to download the certificate. Remember to look for a notice next January and come join us for our third annual ISU – IVS Partners in Progress CE Event in April of 2020.  We had wonderful ideas on our survey forms from those who attended and will try to implement a few, one being a technician tract next year. So please plan to join us.

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Hope to see you next year,
Julie Kelso Operations Manager Iowa Veterinary Specialties

Presentations

Dupont East Power Points

Dupont West Power Points

Walsh Room Power Points


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Published on April 5, 2019


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