Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists
Professor of Ophthalmology
DipECVN, PGCertVetEd FHEA, MRCVS
European and RCVS Specialist in Veterinary Neurology
Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Neurology & Neurosurgery
The Royal Veterinary College, University of London
|Monday, November 14, 2022||1:00 pm – 1:30 pm|
|Monday, November 14, 2022||6:30 pm – 7:30 pm|
Tuesday, November 15
Wednesday, November 16
7:15 am – 8:00 am
7:15 am – 8:00 am
Monday, November 14
1:30 pm – 6:30 pm
For this series of seminars the speakers (ophthalmology & neurology) will be focusing on how they actually manage common clinical problems that they see in their daily practice. This will be a fantastic seminar in a great location!
Top ten tips for the ophthalmic exam (which light source when? And from what angle?)
Anisocoria – When the problem is in the eye itself
Straightforward and complex dry eye cases
The golden rules of ulcer management
Feline conjunctivitis- Herpes or Chlamydia?
Lens disease: Nuclear sclerosis or cataract and when to refer
Ophthalmic emergencies – There’s a lot that can be done medically
Glaucoma or uveitis or both? (Prednisolone or Dorzolamide or both?)
What’s new in the ophtho pharmacy (one drop or two?)
A logical approach to sudden blindness in dogs and cats
The practical point of doing the neurological exam – We can learn more than we think
Anisocoria – When the problem is in the neurology system
The vestibular patient, When should I be worried?
Seizures versus movement disorders – How Can I recognise them?
The easy and difficulty of managing epileptic patients
Acute spinal cord lesions – From clinical signs to treatment
The light into the neuromuscular cases
Neurological cases – When referral is not an option, What can I do?
Clinical cases – What have I learned?
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
Submission of attendance to AAVSB RACEtrack program
Complete seminar notes
Approved for 16 CE hrs by the AAVSB Race program
This will be our 8th visit Fall visit at the Casa Marina Resort.
Opened on New Year’s Eve of 1920, Casa Marina, A Waldorf Astoria Resort, is a flawless merging of old Key West ambiance and contemporary luxury. Immerse yourself in a restful haven where emerald lawns meet a blue Atlantic – welcoming stunning sunrises each day. Come to the “house by the sea” enveloped in breezy elegance and shaded by graceful palms.
Enjoy a taste of tropical living at the legendary Casa Marina, A Waldorf Astoria Resort. Nestled along the southern edge of the island – spanning more than 1,100 feet of private beach, Casa Marina’s modern accommodations provide a luxurious hideaway for travelers. Listed in the National Register for Historic Places, this landmark resort has attracted business tycoons, artists, and dignitaries since the 1920’s because:
Revel in the island charm of Key West that has inspired artists and writers since the 1920s. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places , Casa Marina combines timeless service with modern comfort and style. Lose yourself in our Mediterranean-style accommodations. Delight in the 311 non-smoking guest rooms and suites at our beachfront hotel – where a historical sense of time is artfully combined with an intimate sense of place. Indulge in an exquisite selection of beachfront accommodations.
Standard room:$.00 dbl/night plus taxes
Ocean view with balcony: $.00 dbl/night plus taxes
Additional Charges (subject to change without notice):
You will be charged a deposit of one nights room and tax.
Cancellations: You must cancel your reservation at least 21 days prior to your scheduled arrival to receive a refund. If you cancel with 21 days of your scheduled arrival or are a no-show or depart early, you will be charged for the complete scheduled stay.
It’s the perfect time to visit everyone’s favorite tropical Island in Florida. The weather is wonderful (in the low 80’s ).
The colorful heritage of this laid back Island city has inspired writers and artists over the last century. Stroll along brick walkways, adjacent to the Custom House Historical Museum or enjoy a walk to the Truman Whitehouse, Mel Fisher’s Museum of sunken treasures and the infamous Hemingway House. Just one block from the resort is Duval Street offering art galleries, boutiques, cafes and legendary historic watering holes.
Tour the city on the conch-train, enjoy the conch and Caribbean food, biking, snorkeling, diving, relaxing on the beach, stroll along Dual Street, catch a sunset in Mallory Square, fishing, a sunset sail, shopping and slowing down for a few days.
Key West attractions and activities, learn more
Old Town has many cafes and restaurants offering food for all tastes. And the nightlife is legendary in Key West.
Don’t forget to catch sunset at Mallory Square- it’s a tradition and an experience!
Relax on the Resorts private beach.
Sailing, jet skiing, windsurfing, canoeing, snorkeling and diving.
Golf in the tropics at Key West Golf Club.
Explore the island on bicycles or mopeds.
Take a fast boat to the reefs and snorkel for several hours.
Spa Al Mare awaits your arrival.
Key West can be accessed by air with frequent flights into Key West Airport. In the terminal you can then contact the hotel from the phone to arrange for Resort transportation. Or grab a cab- pricing is the same for either transport group. Or you can rent a car from Miami and travel Hwy. 1 over the Keys to Key West. (About a 3 to 4 hour spectacular drive.)
Arriving at the Key West Airport- set outside and grab a cab to the Casa Marina. There is no hotel shuttle available.
Veterinary Technicians receive an $80 discount using promo code “techsaver”. Enter the code during checkout in the submit promotion code box.
16 CE hours
complete seminar notes
submission of attendance to AAVSB RACEtrack program
welcome reception on monday
breakfast and breaks tuesday & wednesday
Online registration is easy and fast.
But please confirm your hotel reservations prior to completing your registration or booking flights. Many Hotels are selling out many months ahead of our seminars. 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 or contact our office at 800-487-5650. Please note that hotel rooms are not confirmed until you receive confirmation from the hotel (if you booked online thru our group link) or from our office for hotels that do not offer the online link.
IVS is now required by AAVSB RACE to upload your completed attendance into their “RACEtrack” system. Your state of license and your license number are required for all seminars starting in January 2022. More information is available at https://www.aavsb.org/ce-
For regular seminars: firstname.lastname@example.org