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Panel Discussion: Update On Liver Disease

VetPD - Veterinary Professional Development

1 year ago

Date: Tuesday 20th June, 2023 - Tuesday 20th June, 2023
Start time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Duration: 3 hour(s)
Cost: £85

The identification of several hepatotropic viruses in equine blood and liver tissue in recent years has broadened our differential diagnosis for horses with abnormal liver function tests but also raises questions about how to interpret viral diagnostics, and how they might fit in to the evaluation of individuals with suspected liver disease. Many adults and the occasional foal with liver disease remain challenging to identify on initial presentation purely on the basis of history and physical examination and so blood work, ultrasound and biopsy are recommended for better characterization of disease severity and to guide treatment.

The panel of internationally renowned experts from Europe and the US will discuss their approach to liver disease in both individuals and groups of horses, with time given to the emerging relevance of viral etiologies as well as a discussion about the syndrome of seasonal hepatitis seen in the Northern and Mid-Western US over the last 2 winters. Time will be provided for questions from attendees that can be forwarded before, or during, the discussion.

* Participants are encouraged to send in questions to [email protected] prior to the panel discussion. There will also be the opportunity to raise questions during the discussion.

Panel Discussion Registration Process: Once you have registered and upon payment, you will receive an invitation to the live panel discussion in due course. The panel discussion will be recorded and after the session has taken place, you will receive the link to access the on-demand recording for a period of 8 weeks. The course fee includes a certificate of attendance, that will be issued once the webinar series/webinar has ended and your attendance has been confirmed.

Simon Peek - BVSc, PhD, DACVIM-(LAIM), MRCVS - University of Wisconsin-Madison Central, USA

Tom Divers - DVM, DACVIM, DACVECC - Cornell University, USA
Andy Durham - BSc, BVSc, CertEP, DEIM, DECEIM, MRCVS - Liphook Equine Hospital, UK
Sandra Taylor - DVM, PhD, DACVIM-(LA) - Purdue University, USA

Qualified Vet - USD 85.00
Veterinary Student - USD 35.00
Intern/Resident (Requires Proof of Status) - USD 65.00
Vet. Nurse / Vet. Technician - USD 65.00

Who is it for?

Qualified Vets. Discounted prices available for: Veterinary Technicians, Veterinary Students, Veterinary Interns and Residents. See website for prices.

The Venue

Online: 1PM - 4PM EST (New York) // 6PM - 9PM BST (London) // 7PM - 10PM CEST (Paris) // 3AM - 6AM AEST (Sydney, 21/06)

Number of CPD hours this event can be recorded as

3 hours

Registration and Booking

Click here to reserve your place