Panel Discussion – Controversial Topics in Equine Emergency & Critical Care
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Webinar – Panel Discussion
Webinar Registration: Choose 'Lectures Only' option and you will receive webinar invitations in due course and an access code for on-demand viewing of all lecture recordings. The course fee includes extensive electronic course notes and a certificate of attendance.
Date: July 7th, 2020 Time: 1PM - 4PM EST
Take advantage of our special price for both both Part 1 (Lectures) and Part 2 (Panel discussion) and book here.
Either complimentary to the lectures for this webinar series on 'Equine Emergency & Critical Care for Advanced Practitioner' or as a stand alone module, join our renown panelists for their disussion on the following topics:
- How to Incorporate an ICU into your Hospital?
- ECC on a budget
- Zebras not Horses – Our Most Bizarre Cases
- Treat them to death – when to stop treating colics?
- Neonatology – Which ones not to treat
- Usefulness & Limitations of Point of Care Devices in practice
*Participants are encouraged to send in questions to email@example.com prior to the panel discussion. There will also be the opportunity to raise questions during the discussion.
DVM, MS, PhD, Dipl.ACVIM, Dipl.ACVECC United States American Specialist in Equine Internal Medicine & Emergency/Critical Care
Pam is a 1986 graduate of Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine. Between 1986 and 1989 she served as the originator and clinician for the equine neonatal intensive unit at Cornell, completing a Master’s degree in equine medicine and surgery simultaneously. Pam was in private practice from 1989 until 1991, when she began residency training in large animal internal medicine at New Bolton Center, University of Pennsylvania. Between 1993 and 1998, Pam completed a PhD in cardiorespiratory physiology at Cornell University. She joined the faculty at New Bolton Center in 1998 where she remained until accepting her current position at the University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana in 2008.
Pam is board certified in the specialties of Large Animal Internal Medicine and Emergency and Critical Care and has lectured extensively throughout the US and Europe. She has authored or co-authored over 370 research manuscripts, abstracts, proceedings, book chapters and invited manuscripts and participated in the training of 70 interns, residents and graduate students. Pam's particular areas of interest are perinatology, neonatology, critical care, emergency medicine, cardiorespiratory physiology and models of markers of disease severity.
VetMB, PhD, Dipl.ACVS, Dipl.ACVECC United States American Specialist in Equine Surgery & Emergency/Critical Care
Dr Cook went to vet school at Cambridge University, England. She did a residency in equine surgery at the Ohio State University and a fellowship in large animal emergency and critical care at Cornell. Her interest in colic led to a PhD in gastrointestinal physiology at North Carolina State University. She then worked as an Associate Professor in large animal emergency and critical care at Michigan State University. She is board certified by ACVS and ACVECC. In her spare time she competes in triathlons and represents the USA at the World Championships.
DVM, Dipl.ACVIM, Dipl.ACVECC United States American Specialist in Equine Internal Medicine & Emergency/Critical Care
Dr. Ben Buchanan grew up in Navasota, Texas. He went to Texas A&M and graduated from there with his DVM in 2001. Afterwards, he completed two residencies; Large Animal Internal Medicine at University of Tennessee, Knoxville in 2004 and Emergency and Critical Care at University of Pennsylvania in 2005. Ben is one of the very few people in the world to be board certified in Internal Medicine and Emergency Critical Care. Dr. Buchanan has a very unique experience in colic, respiratory disease, cardiac disease, eye conditions and sick foals. He joined BVEH Navasota in 2005, where he works alongside his father, T-Bone. He is also active in community outreach by speaking at meetings and events around the world regarding equine care.
Ben Sykes (Moderator)
BSc, BVMS, MS, Dipl.ACVIM, Dipl.ECEIM, MBA, PhD United Kingdom European & American Specialist in Equine Internal Medicine
Ben graduated from Murdoch University in 1997. He completed an Internship at Randwick Equine Centre in 1998 followed by a residency in Equine Internal Medicine in Virginia (USA) gaining his Diplomate Registration in Equine Internal Medicine in 2004. He then spent 7 years in Finland as Head of the Veterinary department of Equine Medicine and Surgery and was also visiting Professor in Equine Medicine and Surgery in Estonia. In 2011, Ben was awarded his European Diplomate award and he has a special interest in equine gastric ulcers, with many peered review publications to his credit. He is also a lecturer at the University of Liverpool responsible for Equine Internal Medicine in the postgraduate certificate programme.