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June 5-8, 2014   *   Philadelphia, PA   *   Registration includes all meals

Attendees will have the opportunity to earn up to 17 hours of CE by participating in lectures and wet labs. Additional CE can be earned by participating in the Decon Workshop (4 hrs) and the Scenario Based Training (6 hrs).

FEMA TEAMS: Approved for CA training category fund expenditure.

NOW ACCEPTING PROPOSALS FOR HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE FIELD

Highlights from the Field are 10 minute presentations designed to bring attention to, and build interest in, the many aspects of working dog health. Presentations may cover field case studies,pilot research,abstract presentations, and new technology or protocols.

Submissions will include a title, brief summary (1,600 characters), and contact information.

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The 2014 Working Dog Conference is focused on exploring the many different facets of working dog health.

SPORTS MEDICINE

ZinkChris_198General Session Speaker: M. Chris Zink, DVM, PhD, DACVP, DACVSMR

This track is designed to explore the various aspects of injury prevention and rehabilitation. Lectures and wet labs will expose attendees to leading veterinarians and researchers in the field.

NUTRITION

Reynolds_Arleigh_198General Session Speaker: Arleigh Reynolds, DVM, PhD, DACVN

This track will explore the role nutrition plays in managing physiological stress, maximizing performance, and improving detection capabilities by understanding the latest scientific findings in this field.

 

BEHAVIOR

ThomasScott_198General Session Speaker: Panel includes Namni Goel, PhD, Ali Rodgers, James Serpell, BSc, PhD. Moderated by Scott Thomas, Working Dog Breeder

This track will examine the various aspects of canine behavior and how the relationship between behavior and health can be used to enhance the performance of the working dogs.

 

EMERGENCY & PREVENTIVE MEDICINE

Pierce_Photo_CropGeneral Session Speaker: Bess Pierce, DVM, DABVP, DACVIM

This tract will introduce attendees to the latest techniques available to address medical emergencies faced by working dogs in the field and introduce resources to prevent injuries and exposures.

 

Cancellation & Refund Policy
Full refund minus $25 processing fee available through midnight EDT May 22, 2014. No refunds will be made after this date. No exceptions.

 

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