ActiveUpdate on Select Infectious Respiratory Diseases in Dogs and Cats- prerecorded

Online course #1- prerecorded.

  |   April 4th, 2020

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Michael Lappin D.V.M.
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine
Professor of Medicine
Colorado State University

 

Dr. Michael Lappin is an ACVIM diplomate (Internal Medicine) that chaired the International Society for Companion Animal Infectious Diseases (ISCAID) Guidelines for the treatment of respiratory infections in dogs and cats.  He has also studied vaccine side effects and vaccine efficacy for a variety of products for dogs and cats that are used to lessen respiratory disease.   Dr. Lappin’s PhD is in parasitology and he will also be able to update the attendees on newer information concerning respiratory parasites.

Dr. Lappin will use many case examples to emphasize important issues concerning the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of respiratory diseases.  Videos will be used to demonstrate several of the techniques used to aid in the diagnosis of many of the syndromes.   The following are the lectures and objectives.  Journal style notes will be used to support the lectures and the slides will be made available.

Seminar Schedule:

 

 

Lecture 1.        Management of cats with acute upper respiratory tract infections

Lecture 2.        Management of cats with chronic upper respiratory tract infections

Lecture 3.        Update on the management of the canine infectious respiratory disease complex

Lecture 4.        Appropriate use of vaccines and other preventative measures to lessen

respiratory infections in dogs and cats

Lecture 5.        Case based approach to dogs and cats with infectious causes of lower respiratory disease

 

 

 

 

 

Seminar Topics:

Lecture 1.        Management of cats with acute upper respiratory tract infections

 

Objectives.       To review the common causes

                                    To learn how best to use infectious disease PCR assays

                                    To understand which antibiotic choices are most judicious

                                    To review strategies for the management of acute viral diseases

 

Lecture 2.        Management of cats with chronic upper respiratory tract infections

 

Objectives.       To review the common causes

                                    To learn how to complete the diagnostic workup in private practice

                                    To understand which antibiotic choices are most likely to work

                                    To review strategies for the management of chronic URI

                                    To learn whether stress relief can really help

 

Lecture 3.        Update on the management of the canine infectious respiratory disease

complex

 

Objectives.       To review the common causes

                                    To learn how best to use infectious disease PCR assays

                                    To understand which antibiotic choices are most judicious

                                    To review strategies for the management of acute viral diseases

 

Lecture 4.        Appropriate use of vaccines and other preventative measures to lessen

respiratory infections in dogs and cats

 

Objectives.       To determine the best FVRCP vaccines to use

                        To discuss whether or not feline vaccination can result in tumors or CKD

                                    To learn which Bordetella vaccines are most effective

                                    To understand how to best use influenza vaccines

                                    To learn which parasite products are most likely to help dogs and cats

 

 

 

 

Lecture 5.        Case based approach to dogs and cats with infectious causes of lower respiratory

disease

 

Objectives.       To review the common causes

                                    To learn how best to perform respiratory diagnostics for lower airway diseases

                                    To understand which antibiotic choices are most judicious for bacterial disease

                                    To review strategies for the management of lungworms and heartworm disease

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Registration Fees:

Please note that this course is not live. There are no CE credits currently available.

Your SEMINAR REGISTRATION NOTIFICATION  e-mail will contain links to the Presentation Videos and the online notes. 

IVS attendees who currently have an FTC (Future transfer Credit) from a cancelled seminar:  $175.00

  • Please do not use the online registration as you will be charged again. You cannot use the credit thru this online registration. 
  • Please e-mail with your request (include name of registrant and which seminar you were originally scheduled to attend) for registration –  We will register you and deduct this amount from your credit.

 

E-mail your request to:     ivsceonline@gmail.com

 

Any previous IVS attendee: $175.00- please use the online registration 

Regular registration: $195.00- please use the online registration

 

Registration Includes:

  • access to the pre-recorded course
  • access to course notes online
  • no CE credits currently available

Your SEMINAR REGISTRATION NOTIFICATION  e-mail will contain links to the Presentation Videos and the online notes.

Seminar Registration:

Details Price Qty
Previous IVS attendee $175.00 (USD)  
Regular $195.00 (USD)  
FTC transfer- do not use- e-mail only $175.00 (USD)  

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  • Online course #1- pre-recorded
    April 28, 2020 - July 28, 2020
    10:00 am - 3:00 pm

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