June 2, 2018 • French Lick, Indiana • 4 Hours of CE

Welcome

We are excited to offer a summer destination CE event at the beautiful French Lick Resort and Casino in French Lick, Indiana. Bring the family and enjoy a weekend getaway. Experience fine cuisine, spa, pool, and golf. Your summer weekend adventure awaits!

This conference is open to all. Veterinarians may bring their staff at the discounted member rate of $60.00 each.

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Speaker & Topics

Dr. Jim Weisman
Veterinary Careers

Purdue College of Veterinary Medicine
West Lafayette, IN

Dr. Weisman is 1997 graduate of the Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine.  Dr. Weisman was in private small animal and emergency practice for 10 years.  In 2008, Dr. Weisman was returned back to Purdue where he remains today.  He is the Assistant Dean for Student Affairs and a Clinical Associate Professor.  Dr. Weisman’s office leads the colleges efforts in recruitment, admissions, student life and career transition.  He works closely with graduating students to help them understand their job offers and contracts while also helping them to develop their skills in contract negotiation.  Dr. Weisman continues to practices in Purdue’s Emergency Critical Care section of the Veterinary Teaching Hospital.

Dr. Andrew Woolcock
Hematology / Immunology

Purdue College of Veterinary Medicine
West Lafayette, IN

Andrew Woolcock received his DVM from Michigan State University in 2011. He went on to complete a small animal rotating internship at North Carolina University followed by a residency in small animal internal medicine at the University of Georgia. Dr. Woolcock became a Diplomate of the ACVIM and began his position as Assistant Professor of Small Animal Internal Medicine at Purdue University in 2015. Dr. Woolcock’s research interests include immune-mediated disease and inflammatory disease states, with a focus on oxidative stress and novel therapeutics.

Dr. Jeanette Raikos
Reproductive Medicine

Zionsville, IN

“Dr. Jeanette Raikos is a graduate of The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine.  She completed her residency and Master’s degree program at the University of Missouri.  Dr. Raikos is a diplomate of The American College of Theriogenologists.  When she is not consulting or assisting clients with their breeding programs, she enjoys outdoor activities with her family.”

Event Schedule

[  June 2, 2018 •  1-5pm  ]

12:30pm – 1:00pm

Registration in the Hoosier Hallway

 
1:00pm – 1:50pm

Speaker Sessions

Immunosuppressant Grab Bag: Which One Should I Choose? – Dr. Andrew Woolcock OR

Ovariohysterectomy or ovariectomy?and Ovarian remnant syndrome – Dr. Jeanette Raikos

Dr. Woolcock – Eisenhower 204 Upper Level
Dr. Raikos – Kennedy 203 Upper Level
1:50pm – 2:00pm

Break

Hoosier Hallway, Upper Level
2:00pm -2:50pm

Speaker Sessions

What Makes You Stronger Could Kill You: Immune-Mediated Hemolytic Anemia Challenges Part 1- Dr. Woolcock  OR
Pros and Cons of Elective Cesarean – Dr. Raikos

Dr. Woolcock – Eisenhower 204 Upper Level
Dr. Raikos – Kennedy 203 Upper Level
 
2:50pm – 3:00pm

Break

Hoosier Hallway, Upper Level
3:00pm – 3:50pm

Speaker Sessions

What Makes You Stronger Could Kill You: Immune-Mediated Hemolytic Anemia Challenges Part 2 – Dr. Woolcock OR

Expectations for the New Grad and the Practice Owner – Dr. Jim Weisman

Dr. Woolcock – Eisenhower 204 Upper Level
Dr. Weisman – Kennedy 203 Upper Level

 

3:50pm – 4:00pm

Break

Hoosier Hallway, Upper Level
4:00pm – 4:50pm

Speaker Sessions

The Bridesmaids of the Immune-Mediated World: Polyarthritis and Glomerulonephritis – Dr. Woolcock OR

What Does the Veterinary Student Applicant of Today Look Like? – Dr. Weisman

 

Dr. Woolcock – Eisenhower 204 Upper Level
Dr. Weisman – Kennedy 203 Upper Level

 

Location

Conference Hotel
8670 West State Road 56
French Lick, Indiana 47432 
(206) 890-5547

A limited number of rooms are available in an IVMA room block. Use the code 0618IVM when making reservations for the room block rate of $179 plus tax. The deadline to book a room is May 4, 2018.

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