Event Schedule

Time
Technician Track
Clinical Track
Doctor Track 1
Doctor Track 2
Well-Being Track
RECOVER CPR Lab
Limited Enrollment Sessions
7:30-8:30
Registration
8:30-8:35
Welcome
8:35-9:25
Hard to Swallow: Conditions and Disease of the Esophagus - Samantha Broman, RVT
Pre and Peri-Operative Care of the Emergent Patient - Andrea Pace, CVT, VTS(ECC)
T/T/T: Toothbrushing, treats, and toys. Dentistry questions answered - GG Comet Riggs, DVM, DAVDC
Ouch! Assessing Pain and Analgesic Options - Odette O, BSc, DVM, DACVAA
Low Stress=High Satisfaction: How Low Stress Veterinary Care Improves Staff Personal Wellbeing, Job Satisfaction, & Practice Performance - Sally Foote, DVM, CABC-IAABC, LSHC-S
RECOVER CPR Rescuer Certification Lab - BLS & ALS - RECOVER Certified Instructors: Kristin Freitas, BS, RVT, VTS (ECC) Kim Adams, BS, RVT
9:25-9:40
Break
9:40-10:25
Introduction to Veterinary Neurology for the Veterinary Technician - Christine Weaver, LVT, VTS (IM-Neurology)
Complete Patient Care: More Than Checking Off Boxes - Danielle Provost, CVT, VTS(ECC)
Dental Instruments: Tips and Tricks That Will be Music to Your Ears GG Comet Riggs, DVM, DAVDC
What's Up Doc? Update on New Anesthesia/Analgesia Products - Odette O, BSc, DVM, DACVAA
Anxious in America - NOMV Board Member Taylor Miller, DVM, Professional Counselor Associate
The Art of Connection: How to Connect with Yourself and Others to Promote Overall Wellbeing - Melissa Walter, MA, AMFT, ATR-BC
10:25-11:00
Expo Break
11:00-11:50
Dental Radiography: Keeping it Simple - Stefanie Perry, CVT, VTS (Dentistry)
A Technician's Guide to Managing the Diabetic Ketoacidosis Patient - Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS (SAIM)
Low Stress Handling in Emergency and Specialty Care - Sally Foote, DVM, CABC-IAABC, LSHC-S
Canine Lymphoma - Mike Kiselow, DVM, DACVIM (Oncology)
Fatigue and All It's Flavors - NOMV Board Member Taylor Miller, DVM, Professional Counselor Associate
11:50-12:50
Lunch
12:50-1:40
COHAT and How Streamline It - Stefanie Perry, CVT, VTS (Dentistry)
Neurologic Manifestations of Metabolic Disease - Christine Weaver, LVT, VTS (IM-Neurology)
No Pain -No Maim: Fast Acting Relief Strategies for Low Stress Veterinary Care - Sally Foote, DVM, CABC-IAABC, LSHC-S
Avoiding Common Errors in a Cancer Work Up - Rebecca Regan, DVM, DACVIM (Oncology)
Empowered Boundary-Setting in Veterinary Medicine - Rachel Wright, MSW, LICSW
RECOVER CPR Rescuer Certification Lab - BLS & ALS - RECOVER Certified Instructors: Kristin Freitas, BS, RVT, VTS (ECC) Kim Adams, BS, RVT
1:40-1:55
Break
1:55-2:45
STAT! The Art of Triaging the Emergent Patient - Danielle Provost, CVT, VTS(ECC)
I Cu: What to Do When You Spy Copper Associated Hepatopathy - Samantha Broman, RVT
Hacks for Better Outcomes in Soft Tissue Surgery - Lissa Richardson, DVM, DACVS
Introducing “Liquid Biopsy”: The Blood Test that can Detect 30 Different Types of Cancer - Andrea Flory, DVM, DACVIM (Oncology)
Sustainable Self-Care Strategies in Veterinary Medicine - Rachel Wright, MSW, LICSW
2:45-3:20
Expo Break
3:20-4:10
Top 5 Feline Low Stress Handling Techniques - Sally Foote, DVM, CABC-IAABC, LSHC-S
CPR for Support Staff - Andrea Pace, CVT, VTS(ECC)
Money changes Everything: Access to Care and Anesthesia Without Compromise - Robin Post, RVT, Supervisor Animal Fix Clinic
Ophthalmology Emergencies: Part 1 - Gwen Lynch, DVM, DACVO Katie Freeman, MEM, DVM, DACVO Louise O'Leary, DVM, DACVO
Wellbeing Roundtable: A Panel of Your Peers Talk Wellbeing in Veterinary Medicine Today - Moderator: Chelsey Nisbet, MSW
4:10-4:25
Break
4:25-5:15
Top 5 Canine Low Stress Handling Techniques - Sally Foote, DVM, CABC-IAABC, LSHC-S
Technician Roundtable and Case Discussion - Moderator: Yvonne Brandenburg, RVT, VTS(SAIM)
Wound Management: Tips and Tricks, Flaps and Grafts - Celia Valverde, DVM, DACVS
Ophthalmology Emergencies: Part 2 - Gwen Lynch, DVM, DACVO Katie Freeman, MEM, DVM, DACVO Louise O'Leary, DVM, DACVO
When You're In It for the Long Haul: Constructive Wellbeing Practices & Antidotes for the Overwhelm - Chelsey Nisbet, MSW
5:15-7:00
Yappy Hour