UpcomingManaging common abdominal problems in practice -rescheduled to April 22-24, 2022

Kiawah Island

  |   April 23rd - 25th, 2021

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David Twedt D.V.M.

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine
Professor of Medicine
Colorado State University

Howard Seim III D.V.M.

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons
Professor of Surgery
Colorado State University

Seminar Schedule:

Registration:

Breakfast

Friday April 23, 2021

Daily

7:15 am – 8:00 am

7:15am – 8:00am

Lectures:

Friday April 23

Saturday April 24

Sunday April 25

8:00 am – 1:30 pm

8:00 am – 1:30 pm

8:00 am – 1:00 pm

Seminar Topics:

  • The patient has abnormal liver enzymes- Now what?
  • How to treat chronic hepatitis.
  • Four new liver conditions you did not learn about in vet school
  • What is feline triaditis and how should I treat it?
  • Those frustrating chronic diarrhea cases – What do I do now?
  • A fecal transplant? you’ve got to be kidding.
  • Update on pancreatitis – the tests, best treatments, and nutrition.
  • The best ways to control vomiting.
  • The most common esophageal disease you probably don’t diagnose.
  • GDV: techniques for derotation & the 15-minute gastropexy
  • Intestinal surgery; make it leak proof every time
  • Visceral organ biopsies; no more ‘non-diagnostic’ samples!
  • Let’s do some GI surgery cases: foreign bodies, tumors, linear foreign bodies
  • Surgical management of uroabdomen
  • Splenic hemangiosarcoma – the 4-ligature splenectomy
  • Esophagostomy tube placement
  • Feline PU; a novel approach
  • Canine cystic and urethral calculi
  • Anal sacculectomy; a novel approach
  • Surgical management of penetrating abdominal trauma
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Seminar Speakers

  • David Twedt D.V.M. Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine Professor of Medicine Colorado State University
  • Howard Seim III D.V.M. Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons Professor of Surgery Colorado State University

CE Hours

This program has been submitted for AAVSB RACE 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. However, participants are responsible for ascertaining each board’s CE requirements. RACE does not “accredit” or “endorse” or “certify” any program or person, nor does RACE approval validate the content of the program.”  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

Registration Fees:

Early Bird:  $915.00

Register by:  March 5, 2021

Advanced:  $935.00

Register by:  April 2, 2021

Regular:  $955.00

Register after:  April 2, 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:

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

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  • Kiawah Island
    April 23, 2021 - April 25, 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

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.

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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.