UpcomingAnesthesia & pain management in practice- new dates: October 14-17, 2021

New Orleans

  |   October 14th - 17th, 2021

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Tamara Grubb D.V.M., Ph.D.

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Anesthesia & Analgesia
Associate Professor of Anesthesia & Pain Management
Washington State University

Sheila Robertson BVMS, (Hons), Ph.D.

DACVAA, DECVAA, DACAW, DECAWBM (WSEL), MRCVS.
Senior Medical Director, Lap of Love
Gainseville, FL

Julie Smith D.V.M.

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Anesthesia & Analgesia
Dept. of Anesthesiology
MedVet Mandeville, New Orleans

This all new seminar has been designed to provide you with practical information on the current thoughts on anesthesia along with acute and chronic pain management in your practice. The combination of two Anesthesiologist/pain management specialists will provide a unique approach to the patient management. Dr’s Grubb, Robertson & Smith will discuss their approach to management of patients requiring anesthesia along with their assessment and management of pain in practice today. 

Seminar Schedule:

Registration: Thursday Oct. 14, 2021 7:15 am – 8:00 am
Breakfast: Daily 7:15 am – 8:00 am
Lectures:

Thursday Oct. 14
Friday, Oct. 15
Saturday Oct. 16
Sunday Oct. 17

8:00 am – 1:00 pm
8:00 am – 1:00 pm
8:00 am – 1:00 pm
8:00 am – 1:00 pm

Seminar Topics:

 

  • Anesthesia for dentistry – to include geriatric, cardiac disease, diabetes. 

  • Respiratory compromise –overall considerations

  • Cannabis update – current literature and regulation review

  • Capnography – Now I have it ….what do I do with it?

  • Serotonin Syndrome

  • Perioperative care of Brachycephalic breeds

  • Assessing acute pain in cats

  • Assessing and managing osteoarthritis related pain in cats

  • Old and older, here they come; anesthesia for the geriatric patient

  • The role of ketamine in anesthesia and analgesia

  • The truth about anesthetic accidents – most can be prevented

  • Don’t Say ‘Bye-you’! Safe anesthesia and analgesia for emergency/critical care patients

  • Jazz it Up: New anesthesia-related drugs, techniques & equipment that you might need

  • Steady the Rhythm: Anesthesia & analgesia for patients with thyroid disease

  • It’s all about the Case: Step-by-step anesthetic & analgesic infusions and when to use them

  • Stop Pain!: You pick the block and I’ll give the talk (and show the video!) – audience choice

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Seminar Speakers

  • Tamara Grubb D.V.M., Ph.D. Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Anesthesia & Analgesia Associate Professor of Anesthesia & Pain Management Washington State University
  • Sheilah Robertson B.V.M.S, Ph.D. DACVAA, DECVAA, DACAW, DECAWBM (WSEL), MRCVS. Senior Medical Director, Lap of Love Gainseville, FL
  • Julie Smith D.V.M. Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Anesthesia & Analgesia Dept. of Anesthesiology MedVet Medical & Cancer Centers for Pets Worthington, OH

CE Hours

This seminar is approved for 20 CE hrs.  

This program has been submitted for 20 hours of continuing education credit in jurisdictions, which recognize AAVSB’s RACE approval; however, participants should be aware that some boards have limitations on the number of hours accepted in certain categories and /or restrictions on certain methods of delivery of continuing education. Call IVS at 800-487-5650 for further information.

IVS complies with the following guidelines:

  • Speakers are recognized specialists
  • Mandatory recorded attendance
  • Certificate of attendance
  • Complete seminar notes
  • Approved for 20 CE hrs by the AAVSB RACE program

Accommodations

Renaissance Arts Hotel- New Orleans

Renaissance Arts Hotel- New Orleans

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From the flowing, asymmetrical Dale Chihuly chandeliers that greet you in the lobby to the visually stunning John Scott paintings and sculptures placed throughout the hotel, you will find your senses are both satisfied and stimulated.  The Renaissance New Orleans Arts Hotel is an exceptional New Orleans boutique hotel with artistic flair and is located in a historic warehouse, circa 1910.

New Orleans, LA

Situated in the heart of the Arts District near the French Quarter, this New Orleans arts hotel is conveniently located near attractions such as Harrah’s Casino, Audubon Aquarium and numerous museums. Guests looking for a unique dining experience have an array of options nearby, including our on-site Rene Bistrot. This boutique NOLA hotel restaurant serves quality French bistro-style cuisine prepared by celebrated Master Chef Rene Bajeux. For entertainment enthusiasts, it is within close proximity to well-known music and sporting venues, including the Louisiana Superdome. Or enjoy a refreshing swim in their rooftop pool.

New Orleans, LA

Price

Group room rate: 

Our group rate: $279.00 per night plus tax & fees

This rate is based on single or double occupancy.  

**There is a 3 night minimum stay as this is over Jazz Fest**

Taxes & Fees:

  • The above rate is subject to state and local taxes, currently 13.45%,  a New Orleans Convention & Visitors’ Bureau assessment of 1.75%, and a City Occupancy fee $1.00 per night.  All taxes and fees are subject to change without notice.
  • Parking is Valet only and is discounted for our group at a daily rate of $15.00 plus tax for up to 8 hours and $39.00 plus tax for overnight.(Subject to change)
  • As a special concession for our group, wireless internet will be complimentary (usually a $12.95 daily fee).

Terms

Cancellations:

A valid credit card is required to guarantee your room. You have up to 21 days prior to cancel without penalty.  You will be charged for your complete scheduled stay if you cancel within 21 days of your scheduled arrival, or are a no-show, or depart early.

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Area Attractions

Area Attractions

Visit the nearby National WWII Museum or dive into New Orleans’ famous Audubon Aquarium of the Americas and explore the exhibits. Discover the New Orleans Museum of Art, the city’s oldest fine arts institution. 
Other attractions include:
 
And much more! Learn more here and here.

New Orleans Jazz Fest

We will be visiting New Orelans during the second weekend of the Jazz Fest- always a fun time at the fairgrounds!

Visit the official website for updates on the festival.

Swamp and plantation tours

Cajun Encounters uses smaller boats that accommodate up to 24 passengers to allow for a more quiet and up-close experience. With vast knowledge of the swamp and the wildlife, we can weave you through the back bayous for a real Cajun experience. Cajun encounters

Dining

Onsite, you’ll find Legacy Kitchen.

Or, if you’re looking for something offsite, click here.

Getting There

Renaissance New Orleans Arts Warehouse District Hotel

700 Tchoupitoulas Street

New Orleans, Louisiana

504-613-2330

Driving directions

Take I-10 East to Poydras Street, exit 234B. Follow Poydras to Tchoupitoulas Street. Turn right on Tchoupitoulas Street and the hotel is 2 blocks down on the left. Valet parking only, is available at the hotel.

Registration Fees:

Early Bird:  $995.00

Register by:  August 27, 2021

Advanced:  $1015.00

Register by:  Sept. 24, 2021

Regular:  $1035.00

Register after:  Sept. 24, 2021

Special Pricing:

Veterinary Technicians receive an $80 discount using promo code “techsaver”. Enter the code during checkout in the  submit promotion code box.

Registration Includes:

  • 20 CE hours
  • complete seminar notes
  • breakfast and breaks daily
  • certificate of attendance

Seminar Registration:

Details Price Qty
Early Bird $995.00 (USD)  
Advanced $1,015.00 (USD)   Goes On Sale
August 27, 2021
Regular $1,035.00 (USD)   Goes On Sale
September 24, 2021

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  • New Orleans
    October 14, 2021 - October 17, 2021
    8:00 am - 1:00 pm

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Online registrations is easy and fast.

For our online courses: After registering: your SEMINAR REGISTRATION or PAYMENT NOTIFICATION E-MAIL will contain a link for you to pre-register for the webinar.  You need to do this prior to the webinar, so that you get a personalized link to the actual webinar.  

For our regular seminars, after completing your registration, if you need to book a hotel room, click the link to the online hotel registration page.  If none is available for your selected seminar, please fill out our hotel request form.

Questions?  For online courses:  ivsceonline@gmail.com

For regular seminars: ivseminars@yahoo.com

Passport Information

For International Travel

Passport requirements for international travel

Please note that all passengers traveling by air to or from the United States will be required to hold a valid passport. This requirement applies to all passengers, including U.S. citizens, traveling to and from Canada, Mexico, Bermuda, and the Caribbean.

When planning international travel, please be sure that you are in possession of all required documents for both outbound and return flights. Remember to allow ample time for acquiring official travel documents.

For complete information on the U.S. Department of State’s New Travel Initiative Requirements, please visit travel.state.gov.

Accommodation Registration

Please note:

  • For New Orleans, the easiest way to reserve your hotel room is to go online 

  • Hotel Booking Link:   Click here

  • or by calling:   Reservations Toll Free: 1-877-622-3056
    Reservations Local Phone: 1-877-622-3056  and mention our group: IVS CE seminar

Please only use the hotel request form below, if you are having problems with reserving your room thru the online hotel registration link. Please call our office at 800-487-5650.   This form is sent to our office and it will take up to 1 week for our office to receive confirmation from the hotel and then send out a confirmation to you.

Hotel Request Form:* Required Fields

Please note: At this time, we are not able to accept credit card details online. As all hotels require a valid credit card to guarantee your room, after submitting the hotel request form, please call our office at 1 (800) 487-5650 to provide the card number.

Questions?

Please call the IVS travel group at 1 (800) 487-5650 for assistance.

Passport Information

For International Travel

Passport requirements for international travel

Please note that all passengers traveling by air to or from the United States will be required to hold a valid passport. This requirement applies to all passengers, including U.S. citizens, traveling to and from Canada, Mexico, Bermuda, and the Caribbean.

When planning international travel, please be sure that you are in possession of all required documents for both outbound and return flights. Remember to allow ample time for acquiring official travel documents.

For complete information on the U.S. Department of State’s New Travel Initiative Requirements, please visit travel.state.gov.