6 CE hours of credit
A Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care (DACVECC), Dr. Gladden has a strong interest in exotic animal emergency and critical care medicine. In addition, he is interested in molecular and cellular mechanisms of critical illness with a focus on immune system dysfunction. Dr. Gladden earned his DVM from North Carolina State University: College of Veterinary Medicine and completed his ECC residency program at Blue Pearl Veterinary Partners in Tampa, FL.
1 hour – Small Mammal Respiratory Emergencies
1 hour – Small Mammal Gastrointestinal Emergencies
Dr. Klaphake has spent 12 years in exotic/small animal practice, split up by a three-year residency at the University of Tennessee in Avian and Zoological Medicine and Surgery. During those 12 years he also provided veterinary relief at several zoos and is currently one of the associate veterinarians at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo in Colorado Springs, CO. Dr. Klaphake is board-certified by the ABVP in Avian Practice and Reptile/Amphibian Practice, and by the ACZM. He is a Past President of the Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians, a past-ABVP Reptile/Amphibian regent, and a past-Reptile Session Chair for NAVC. He has enjoyed studying wolverines, American martens, lesser scaup (ducks), sagebrush songbirds, sage grouse, pika, various reptiles/amphibians, green iguanas, and Cape vultures in the wild.
1 hour – Reptile Respiratory Emergencies
1 hour – Reptile Gastrointestinal Emergencies
Dr. Graham has been board-certified by the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (ABVP) in Avian Medicine since 2002 and has been a Diplomate of the American College of Zoological Medicine (ACZM) since 2008. She was on the organizing committee for the ABVP-Exotic Companion Mammal practice category and became certified in it in 2009. She also served as the ABVP Residency Chair from 2009-2013 and holds positions on several veterinary committees. Dr. Graham is a member of multiple professional organizations including the Association of Avian Veterinarians (AAV), American Association of Zoo Veterinarians (AAZV), Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians (ARAV), and the Association of Exotic Mammal Veterinarians (AEMV). Her professional interests include NSAIDs/inflammation, oncology in exotic animal species, assessment of gastrointestinal motility in rabbits, and stem cell technology.
1 hour – Avian Emergencies
1 hour – Avian Gastrointestinal Emergencies