UpcomingDermatology in practice today.

Vancouver, BC

  |   June 26th - 27th, 2020

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Karin Beale D.V.M.

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Dermatology
Gulf Coast Veterinary Dermatology and Allergy
Houston, TX

Catherine Outerbridge D.V.M.

Diplomate American College of Veterinary Dermatology
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine
Professor of Clinical Medicine
U.C. Davis

 

Terri Bonenberger D.V.M.

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Dermatology
Southeast Veterinary Dermatology & Ear Clinic
Charleston, SC

There are constant advancements in veterinary dermatology, resulting in the need for the speakers to present clinical updates. For this new seminar, I have asked the dermatologists to discuss the topics that are of clinical importance to the general practitioner today. This combination of practicing dermatologists is sure to present you with valuable information that you can utilize on a daily basis.

Seminar Schedule:

Registration: Friday June 21, 2020 7:30 am – 8:00 am
Includes breakfast
Lectures: Friday June 21, 2020
Saturday June 22, 2020
8:00 am – 5:00 pm
8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Lunch: Daily
(included in registration)
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Seminar Topics:

 

  • “Perhaps I wasn’t clear” A discussion of the importance of client communication in Dermatology 

  • “I Won’t do that again: When to rethink management of your dermatology cases” A discussion with case examples of when to recognize it is time to stop the current treatment plan and change management

  • “Differentiating canine allergic skin disease” A discussion of canine allergic dermatoses and some facts and tidbits that may help differentiate one type of allergy from another.

  • “Treating pyoderma: it’s just not what it used to be” A discussion of how treating pyoderma has changed in the last decade, and the new challenges we face with resistant infections

  • ” One of these things is not like the other” A case based discussion of patients with similar clinical presentations, but different diseases.

  • “the itchy/overgrooming cat” my own nightmare on elm street! How to evaluate and formulate a differential diagnosis and diagnostic plan for the itchy/overgrooming cat.

  • “Why is my dog going bald” A discussion of alopecia in the dog, how to evaluate the patient and work it up for a definitive diagnosis

  • “The persistent ear infection: a recurring nightmare” We all deal with the ear infection that seems to go away, only to come right back. What does this mean? And how do we deal with the patient and the owner?

Dermatology on the spot…..or “stump” the dermatologist. The dermatologists will present unknown cases to each other, and they will “work them up” live with audience participation.

Our favorite things. The panel of dermatologists will discuss some of their favorite topical products and favorite systemic medications and how they use them.

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Seminar Speakers

  • Karin Beale D.V.M. Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Dermatology Gulf Coast Veterinary Dermatology and Allergy Houston, TX
  • Catherine Outerbridge D.V.M. Diplomate American College of Veterinary Dermatology Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine Professor of Clinical Medicine U.C. Davis
  • Terri Bonenberger D.V.M. Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Dermatology Southeast Veterinary Dermatology & Ear Clinic Charleston, SC

CE Hours

This seminar is approved for 16 CE hrs.

This program has been submitted for 16 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 16 CE hrs by the AAVSB Race program

Accommodations

Vancouver Hyatt

Vancouver Hyatt

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Cosmopolitan. Urbane. Stylish. From the moment you arrive at the Four Diamond Hyatt Regency Vancouver, you will see there’s more here than meets the eye. Be treated to plush amenities and uncompromising service along with some of the largest guestrooms of any hotel in Vancouver, BC. Get inspired or celebrate in our impressive meeting and event spaces and romantic wedding venues with professional catering.When you stay at our vibrant hotel in Vancouver, BC, you can easily explore everything this dynamic city offers. Freshly updated to reflect the excitement and vibrancy of Vancouver, our hotel is surrounded by the bustling business centre and close to the unique shops of Robson Street, the greenery of Stanley Park, Vancouver Convention Centre, and Rogers Arena, home of the NHL’s Vancouver Canucks.

Price

Group room rate: CAN $359.00 dbl/night plus taxes

  • Extra person in room: CAN $35.00 per person/night plus taxes
  • View Room Additional CAN $30.00 per room per night plus taxes
    Balcony Room Additional CAN $30.00 per room per night plus taxes
    Balcony View Room Additional CAN $50.00 per room per night plus taxes
  • Taxes:  These are currently five percent (5%) Goods and Services Tax (GST), eight percent (8%) Provincial Sales Tax (PST), three percent (3%) Municipal Regional District Tax (MRDT) and one and a half percent (1.5%) Destination Marketing Fee (DMF)

Terms

Check-In: 4:00pm | Check-Out: 12:00pm (noon)

Deposit: There will be a one night room and tax charge made on your credit card prior to your arrival.

Cancellations: Your deposit is refundable as long as you cancel at least 7 days prior to your scheduled arrival. You will be charged for your complete stay if you cancel within 7 days of your scheduled arrival, are a no-show, or depart early. 

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Area Attractions

When you’re a guest at our downtown hotel, you’ll enjoy an abundance of things to do in Vancouver, Canada. Stroll through Stanley Park, explore the colorful streets of Chinatown or shop on fashionable Robson Street. Catch a game at Rogers Arena or BC Place, explore museums, take a ferry boat to Granville Island or attend one of the many theater arts performances all over the city.

After a day of meetings or sightseeing, get refreshed and energized in our heated outdoor pool, oversized hot tub, 24-hour StayFitTM Gym and the Life Luxe Spa. Be sure to stop by Mosaic Grille to recharge with delicious regional cuisine and refreshing cocktails. No matter what captures your imagination, you will discover the most exciting Vancouver, BC attractions just outside our door.

Stanley Park is 1,000 acres of lush greenery, crystal lakes, majestic woods and beautiful seawall gently transport you into a fairytale setting within the city. Located in the West End of downtown Vancouver, whether you are walking, biking, or taking a horse drawn carriage through the park, it has definitely gained its title of “The Jewel of Vancouver”. It is a place of spiritual regeneration, restoration and renewal: a place to take exercise before a stressful day, or to unwind at its end.

The Vancouver Aquarium boasts of over 60,000 animals including beluga whales, sea lions, dolphins, seals and more. Located in picturesque Stanley Park this venue is sure to please adults and children alike. Learn more

A short and scenic ride on the Aqua Bus will take you directly to one of the most colorful places in Vancouver. Granville Island is known for its dedication to local art, diverse street performers, and amazing public market. Open seven days a week the public market boasts fresh produce, delicious baked goods, local and foreign art, and an amazing international food court. There is also a lovely outdoor seating area to enjoy your purchases, if you don’t mind sharing space with a few Seagulls.

Getting There

Airport

Vancouver International Airport (YVR) 

Local Transportation Information

Getting to the Hyatt Regency Hotel

Travel Tips

Parking is available at the Hyatt Regency or in nearby commercial parking sites.

Registration Fees:

Please note that these are US$

Early Bird:  US$855.00

Register by:  May 8, 2020

Advanced:  US$875.00

Register by:  June 10, 2020

Regular:  US$895.00

Register after:  June 10, 2020
 
Veterinary Technicians receive an $80 discount using promo code “techsaver”. Enter the code during checkout in the  submit promotion code box.

Registration Includes:

  • 16 CE hours
  • Complete seminar notes
  • Breakfast, lunch and breaks each day
  • Certificate of completion

Seminar Registration:

Details Price Qty
Earlybird $855.00 (USD)  
Advanced $875.00 (USD)   Goes On Sale
May 8, 2020
Regular $895.00 (USD)   Goes On Sale
June 10, 2020

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    June 26, 2020 - June 27, 2020
    7:00 am - 4:00 pm

Register online

Online registrations is easy and fast.  After completing your registration, if you need to book a hotel room please complete the online hotel request form.  If you have any difficulties please call our office at  1 (800) 487-5650 .

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

Reserving Rooms

We reserve rooms starting the day prior to the seminar and ending on the last seminar day.  However, if you need additional days, we will work with the hotel to accommodate your request based on availability.

Getting Confirmation

After you submit this hotel request form, you will receive an e-mail confirmation of your request for the hotel accommodations.  Please note that this does not confirm your hotel accommodations.

After processing the request, our office will e-mail you an actual hotel confirmation letter which will confirm your stay with the hotel.   You are not confirmed until you receive this hotel confirmation. Please check the details when you receive this confirmation.

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 Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm (pacific) to provide the card number.  Your Hotel Confirmation will be emailed to you after your room is guaranteed.

For Amelia Island, Duck on the outer banks,  St. George (Zion), Grand Cayman, Curacao and New Orleans: after submitting the hotel request form, you do not need to contact us with the credit card information. We will be sending you an individual hotel credit card authorization form.

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.