Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine
Professor of Medicine
Colorado State University
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons
Professor of Surgery
Colorado State University
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Radiology
North America Vice-President, VetCT
Howie, Dave & Matt are going to discuss management of the most common problems that they have encountered in practice. This course will present a practical approach to the diagnosis and management of these common problems using a combination of didactic and case-based teaching. This combination of a Surgeon an Internist and a Radiologist is sure to provide you with some very practical tips on a broad range of topics.
|Seminar registration||Friday May 5, 2023||7:15am – 8:00am|
Friday May 5
8:00am – 1:30pm
|Breakfast||Daily||7:15am – 8:00am|
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.
Surgical management of GDV: the 10 minute gastropexy
Managing GI foreign bodies in dogs
Bleeding splenic hemangiosarcoma; let’s get that spleen out with 4 ligations!
Colopexy for the treatment of recurrent rectal prolapse
Surgically managing gall bladder mucocele; from early presentation to rupture!
Surgical management of canine and feline calculi
This seminar is RACE 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:
Step into the DeSoto Savannah and experience the new definition of Southern style, service and hospitality. Surrounded by beautiful landscaped gardens, magnificent homes, and architectural gems, our contemporary hotel in the Savannah Historic District offers a mix of warm Southern charm and modern style in the heart of Georgia’s First City. Whether you’re traveling for pleasure or business, your rendezvous with history is filled with 21st century comfort and the light of Southern hospitality. Experience an inviting hotel retreat and get into the spirit of this alluring coastal city. A historic Savannah hotel with a contemporary Southern elegance
Our Location – Standing 15 stories in Savannah’s Historic District, overlooking Madison Square, historic mansions, and oaks draped in Spanish moss, The Desoto Savannah is a timeless sparkle on the Savannah skyline. Our downtown hotel is steps from Savannah’s treasured landmarks, museums, theaters, parks, and incredible dining and shopping. Walk to exciting attractions like River Street, City Market, Forsyth Park, Historic Savannah Theater, Savannah Civic Center and Savannah College of Art & Design.
Enjoy spacious rooms with beautiful views of historic Savannah and modern amenities to ensure a comfortable stay. These stylish rooms feature a chair and ottoman for relaxing, large desk space, high-speed wireless internet, 32-inch flat screen LCD, and Alarm Clock Radio with iPod connection. Get a great rest on either a king or two double sized Serenity Bed collection with a Super Topper mattress pad, down-filled comforters, Touch of Down pillows, and 250 thread-count sheets. Enjoy the Peter Thomas Roth bath amenities and plush towels.
Savannah Lodging Amenities:
Group Room rate:
Thursday May 4 – $249.00 dbl/night plus taxes
Friday & Saturday May 5 & 6 – $289.00 dbl/night plus taxes
Check-In: 4:00pm; Check-Out: 11:00am
Cancellations: A two night cancellation charge will be made to your credit card if you cancel within 7 days of your scheduled arrival. You will be charged for the complete scheduled stay if you cancel within 3 days of your scheduled arrival or are a no-show or depart early.
Welcome to Savannah, the Hostess City of the South. Named by Conde’ Nast Traveler as one of the top 10 U.S. cities to visit, Savannah offers an enchanting stroll back in time and an invitation to uncover its hidden charms. Bits and pieces of Savannah’s rich, colorful history adorn virtually every corner of the downtown area. The stately mansions, moss-draped oaks, and massive churches give the city a unique flavor found nowhere else in the world. Savannah’s Historic District is a 2.5-mile walking district full of bistros, quaint shops, green squares and grand architecture. Savannah boasts one of the largest National Landmark Historic Districts in the United States, featuring historically significant buildings, including examples of Federal, Italianate and Victorian architecture.Savannah’s 22 squares form the heart and soul of the historic district and are considered to be the city’s precious jewels. General James Oglethorpe, Savannah’s founding father, vision of southern hospitality and a genteel way of life is still alive in the faces of those who call Savannah home.
TripAdvisor’s Things to do in Savannah
Savannah GA airport is approx a 20 minute drive from downtown Savannah.
From Interstate I-95 north or south bound: exit at 99A (I-16 east), follow to the end where it feeds into Montgomery Street. At the first stop light turn right onto Liberty Street. Follow for 5 blocks to the Desoto which will be on your right hand side. Ample valet parking is available. Commercial parking is also available around the Desoto.
Please contact our office at 800-487-5650 for travel arrangements or questions.
Veterinary Technicians receive an $80 discount using promo code “techsaver”. Enter the code during checkout in the submit promotion code box.
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
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