FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2017

2

HOURS

ADVANCEMENTS IN ANESTHESIA

Speaker: Karen Kerr, BA BVSc(Hons)

Location: O'Fallon Brewery

Location:

O'Fallon Brewery
45 Progress Pkwy
Maryland Heights, MO 63043
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Please Note:

The September CE Event is at O'Fallon Brewery in Westport / Maryland Heights (not in O'Fallon)

Topic:

Advancements in Anesthesia

Speaker:

Dr. Karen Kerr

Date:

Friday, September 22, 2017

Time:

6:30 - 9:00pm

CE Hours:

2

Presentation Notes (Login Required)

Objectives:

  1. Discuss the goals and risks of anesthesia
  2. Review various pre-medicants and the role they play in the anesthesia process
  3. Introduce alfaxalone, a new class in induction agents and review current induction protocols
  4. Discuss monitoring and recovery as it relates to the anesthesia process

Biography:

Dr. Karen Kerr

Karen completed her veterinary studies at the University of Queensland, in her native Australia, following completion of a Bachelor of Arts. She proceeded to work in a variety of veterinary practices including equine and mixed practices in Australia, New Zealand and the United States. During this time Karen developed an appreciation for the variety of approaches to veterinary medicine in different regions and with different species.

In early 2015, Karen accepted the position of Companion Animal Technical Services Veterinarian at Jurox in Australia. In this position she offered support and training to veterinarians and technicians throughout Australia and New Zealand in the use of Alfaxan and anesthesia generally.

In May 2017, Karen took up a role as Technical Services Veterinarian for Jurox in the USA, where she continues to offer her knowledge and experience to enhance the practice of anesthesia by veterinarians and technicians.

Karen’s interests in veterinary medicine include small animal and equine anesthesia, pharmacology, internal medicine, clinical pathology and reproduction.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2017

6

HOURS

ONCOLOGY

Speaker: Dr. Kim Johnson

Location: Sheraton Clayton Hotel

Location:

Sheraton Clayton Plaza Hotel St. Louis
7730 Bonhomme Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63105
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FREE PARKING in garage!

Topic:

Oncology

Speaker:

Dr. Kim Johnson

Date:

Sunday, October 1, 2017

Time:

8:30am - 4pm

CE Hours:

6

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2017

2

HOURS

SOCIAL MEDIA

Speaker: Dr. Caitlin DeWilde

Location: The Lodge - Des Peres

Location:

The Lodge - Des Peres
1050 Des Peres Road
Des Peres, MO 63131
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Topic:

Social Media

Speaker:

Dr. Caitlin DeWilde

Date:

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Time:

6:30 - 9:00pm

CE Hours:

2

Supercharge Your Social Media & Client Engagement

Already rocking your clinic’s online presence? Take it to the next level with these new and innovative ideas to help your online activity run more efficiently, more effectively, and build your business! We’ll touch on new opportunities including new post and video ideas, using Facebook Live, a brief look at targeted advertising, and ways to improve your search engine ranking.

Ten Tools to Make Social Media Rock

We’ll go through a top ten list of apps and online tools to help make your clinic’s social media presence stand out and save you time. From photo branding to content creation, reputation management to scheduling tools, we’ll go over the latest technology to make your social media rock! Bring your smartphone and/or laptop to follow along!

Biography:

Dr. Caitlin DeWilde

Dr. Caitlin DeWilde is a practicing veterinarian and founder of The Social DVM, a small consulting firm devoted to helping veterinary practices manage and grow their social media and online reputation. She has partnered with small and large animal veterinary practices, national industry groups, non-profit organizations, and individual veterinarians to create practical yet creative strategies to succeed online and in practice.

She is a graduate of the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine, where she was the president of the Veterinary Business Management Association. Dr. DeWilde is also an alum of the AVMA's Future Leaders Project, as one of ten members of the 2014-2015 class. She has also taken an active role in organized veterinary medicine, having served as the President of the Greater St. Louis Veterinary Medical Association. In her free time, she enjoys travel, photography, and of course, the many hilarious corgi and cat-related videos on social media.

FRIDAY, JANUARY 26, 2018

2

HOURS

Updates in Preventative Medicine

Speaker: Dr. Richard Meadows

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2018

2

HOURS

DERMATOLOGY

Speaker: Dr. David Senter

Location: The Lodge - Des Peres

SUNDAY, MARCH 25, 2018

6

HOURS

MENTAL WELLNESS AND BALANCE

Speaker: Dr. Andy Roark

Location: Sheraton Clayton Hotel