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ACVSMR Lecture Tracks at VMX (formerly NAVC)
February 6-7, 2018
Orlando, Florida

ACVSMR is pleased to present canine and equine lecture tracks on February 6-7, 2018, at VMX (formerly NAVC) in Orlando, Florida. We hope to see you there!

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - Canine Lecture Track

8:00 am
Cons and Pros of the FHO
Nina Kieves, DVM, DACVS-SA, DACVSMR, CCRT, and Marti Drum, DVM, PhD, DACVSMR, CCRP

9:55 am
Surgical Management of Hip Dysplasia for All Life Stages
Nina Kieves, DVM, DACVS-SA, DACVSMR, CCRT


10:55 am
Rehabilitation Therapies for Hip Dysplasia for All Life Stages
Marti Drum, DVM, PhD, DACVSMR, CCRP


1:45 pm
Biomechanical Considerations to Address Patellar Luxation
Nina Kieves, DVM, DACVS-SA, DACVSMR, CCRT


2:45 pm
Conservative Management of Patellar Luxation - Does It Work?
Marti Drum, DVM, PhD, DACVSMR, CCRP


3:55 pm
Joint Injections in the Hind Limbs
Nina Kieves, DVM, DACVS-SA, DACVSMR, CCRT


4:15 pm
Iliopsoas Injury - From Diagnosis to Treatment
Marti Drum, DVM, PhD, DACVSMR, CCRP


4:35 pm
Feline Rehabilitation
Marti Drum, DVM, PhD, DACVSMR, CCRP

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 - Equine Lecture Track

8:00 am
A Practical Approach to Lameness
Alison Morton, DVM, MSpVM, DACVS-LA, DACVSMR, and Mindy Story, DVM, DACVS-LA, DACVSMR, cVMA, CIVCA

9:55 am
The Axial Skeleton - Evaluation, Diagnostics and Treatment Part 1: Cervical
Mindy Story, DVM, DACVS-LA, DACVSMR, cVMA, CIVCA

10:55 am
The Axial Skeleton - Evaluation, Diagnostics and Treatment Part 2: Thoracic-Lumbar and Pelvis
Mindy Story, DVM, DACVS-LA, DACVSMR, cVMA, CIVCA


1:45 pm
Impact of GI Disease on Performance Horses
Alison Morton, DVM, MSpVM, DACVS-LA, DACVSMR


2:45 pm
Rehabilitation Techniques - What Do We Know and When Should We Use Them
Mindy Story, DVM, DACVS-LA, DACVSMR, cVMA, CIVCA

3:55 pm
Implementing Integrative Care into Private Practice
Mindy Story, DVM, DACVS-LA, DACVSMR, cVMA, CIVCA


4:15 pm
Use of Complementary Modalities for Diagnosing Equine Lameness
Alison Morton, DVM, MSpVM, DACVS-LA, DACVSMR


4:35 pm
Bisphosphonates - What Is the Evidence
Alison Morton, DVM, MSpVM, DACVS-LA, DACVSMR

 

ACVSMR Pre-Summit Laboratories and Lecture Track at the World Veterinary Rehabilitation Summit
July 30-31, 2018
Knoxville, Tennessee

ACVSMR is pleased to present pre-summit laboratories and a lecture track on July 30 and 31, 2018, at the World Veterinary Rehabilitation Summit at the Knoxville Convention Center in Knoxville, Tennessee. The World Veterinary Rehabilitation Summit is hosted with the International Association of Veterinary Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy and also features a lecture track by the American Association of Rehabilitation Veterinarians.

Mark your calendar for July 30 and 31, and plan to join us! For more information, please visit the IAVRPT/World Veterinary Rehabilitation Summit website. Online registration is now available! To register online, please click here.

Monday, July 30, 2018 - ACVSMR Pre-Summit Laboratories

8:00 am-
5:00 pm

Canine Sports Medicine & Regenerative Medicine Workshop
Sherman Canapp, DVM, DACVS-SA, DACVSMR, CCRT
Debra Canapp, DVM, DACVSMR, CCRP, CVA

1:00-
4:00 pm
Rehabilitation of the Neurologic Horse
Steve Adair, DVM, MS, DACVS, DACVSMR, CERP


Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - ACVSMR Lecture Track

7:00 am
Continental Breakfast

  Scientific Abstract Sponsor:
SpectraVet logo
8:00 am
Scientific Abstract #1 - Canine

8:25 am
Scientific Abstract #1 - Equine

8:50 am
Scientific Abstract #2 - Canine

9:15 am
Break

9:45 am
Scientific Abstract #2 - Equine

10:10 am
Scientific Abstract #3 - Canine

10:35 am
Scientific Abstract #3 - Equine

11:00 am
Break

11:15 am
Keynote: Solving the Challenges of Locomotion: Does Quadrupedalism Simplify or Complicate the Equation?
Hilary Clayton, BVMS, PhD, DACVSMR, MRCVS 

12:15 am
Lunch

 
ACVSMR Canine Track Sponsored by:
PiezoWave Vet logo
ACVSMR Equine Track Sponsored by:
Indiba Animal Health logo
1:30 pm
Connecting the Dots: Considering the Myofascial Network
Bess Pierce, DVM, DAVBP, DACVIM, DACVSMR
Sport Horse Biomechanics - The Leading Edge of Horses on the Move
Hilary Clayton, BVMS, PhD, DACVSMR, MRCVS

2:30 pm
Muscle Physiology - Scientific Application in the Conditioning and Treatment of Canine Athletes
Dana Whitlock, DVM, MS, MPT, CCRP, CVA, DACVSMR
Saddle, Bridle & Bit Fit - Injuries, Behavioral Responses & Lameness)
Jane Manfredi, DVM, MS, PhD, DACVS-LA, DACVSMR

3:30 pm
Break


4:00 pm
Fit but Cross Canines: Avoiding Injuries During Training
Bess Pierce, DVM, DAVBP, DACVIM, DACVSMR
Rehabilitation Modalities: An Evidence-Based Assessment
Jane Manfredi, DVM, MS, PhD, DACVS-LA, DACVSMR

5:00 pm
Healing the Wounded Warrior. Can We Learn from the Treatment of the Elite Athlete?
Dana Whitlock, DVM, MS, MPT, CCRP, CVA, DACVSMR
Equine Core Physiotherapy, Who, What, Where, When, and Why?
Jane Manfredi, DVM, MS, PhD, DACVS-LA, DACVSMR

 

Advancing knowledge of canine and equine sports medicine and rehabilitation
Learn More
  A Reference Guide to Canine Sports
Authored by Chris Zink, DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACVP, Diplomate American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation

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