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Zoobiquity

April 25, 2015 @7:30 am-6:00 pm

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CVME CREDITS: 7
CME CREDITS: 4

 

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PROGRAM

7:00 A.M.        Registration / Continental Breakfast

                        DeBlois Auditorium, Sackler Building 1st floor, Tufts University School of Medicine, 145 Harrison Avenue, Boston, MA 02111

    

7:50                 Welcome Remarks

                     Barbara Natterson-Horowitz, MD

                        Professor of Medicine

                        David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

 

8:00               Keynote: Personalizing Cancer Care for Pets and People

 

                     Bruce Chabner, MD

                        Professor, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

                        Director of Clinical Research, MGH Cancer Center

                        Massachusetts General Hospital

 

Note: The cases for the selected diseases below are only samples. Actual cases to be determined.

 

Obesity

 

8:30                 Severe Obesity in a 2-Year Old Ragdoll Cat and a 13-Year Old Girl

                        Lisa Freeman, DVM, PhD, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University

Caroline Apovian, MD, Boston University School of Medicine

 

9:00                Questions and Answers

 

Sports Medicine

9:20                 Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury in a 3-Year Old Labrador Retriever and a 21-Year Old Competitive Skier

Randy Boudrieau, DVM, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University

Paul Weitzel, MD, New England Baptist Hospital, Tufts University School of Medicine

                       

9:50                 Questions and Answers

 

10:10               BREAK

 

Autism

 

10:30               Obsessive-Compulsive Disease in a 2-Year-Old Bull Terrier and Compulsions in a 10-Year Old Autistic Boy

Nicholas Dodman, BVMS, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University

Jean Frazier, MD, University of Massachusetts Worcester School of Medicine

 

11:00               Questions and Answers

           

Lymphoma                                              

11:20               Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma in a 10-Year-Old Golden Retriever and a 68-Year-Old Literature Professor

Kristine Burgess, DVM, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University

Andrew Evens, DO, MSc, Director, Tufts Cancer Center and Lymphoma Program, Tufts University School of Medicine

 

11:50               Questions and Answers

12:20               BOARD BUSES AND DEPART FOR CUMMINGS SCHOOL OF VETERINARY MEDICINE at TUFTS UNIVERSITY (boxed lunch provided)

 

Clinical Case Rounds and Tour

 

Afternoon: Tour and clinical case rounds at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, North Grafton, MA. Case rounds will be followed by a cocktail reception, then bus transportation back to Boston.

 

1:30 – 3:30     Clinical Case Rounds

  

  • Traumatic Brain Injury in a Young Red-Tailed Hawk
  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy in a 7-Year Old Maine Coon Cat
  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome in a 5-Year Old Shih-Tzu
  • Insulin Dependent Diabetes Mellitus in a 10-Year Old Toy Poodle
  • Seizure Disorder in a 10-Year Old Boxer
  • Sports Medicine – the Equine Athlete
  • Metabolic Syndrome in a 34-Year Old Horse

 

Attend Clinical Rounds at the Cummings School’s Foster Hospital for Small Animals, Hospital for Large Animals, and Wildlife Clinic.

 

3:30                Closing Remarks

Deborah Kochevar, DVM, PhD

Dean, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University

                                   

Barbara Natterson-Horowitz, MD

                        David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

 

4:00                 Cocktail Reception

 

5:00                 Board Buses and Return to Boston

 

Venue

Tufts Medical School and Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts
Boston and North Grafton, MA United States

Continuing Education for Veterinary Professionals

Cummings School faculty provide the latest in surgical and medical education (CE) to the veterinary professionals and staff throughout New England. Leaders in research and teaching, they provide seminars, lectures, hands on labs, and online learning experiences that improve the care and treatment of all species.