|Date:||Fri 15th Mar 2019 - Sat 16th Mar 2019|
|Venue:||Animal Imaging, Irving|
|Location:||Irving, near Dallas, TX (Dallas/Fort Worth Airport)|
|Accredited Hours:||15.5 Hours -RACE Approved|
|Price: (net price, no tax will be added)*||
|Early Booking Deadline:||Sunday 3rd March 2019|
|Registration Deadline:||Thursday 14th March 2019|
* VAT (= MWST/MOMS/SALES TAX) will only be added for certain UK vets attending courses abroad and for all attendees when attending courses in the UK.
Over the past 20 years huge advances have been made in equine dentistry and new sophisticated diagnostic and therapeutic techniques aiming at dental disease prevention and dental sparing have been published. This 2-day highly practical course is aimed at practitioners with a working knowledge in equine dentistry who want to deepen their understanding and especially their practical skills on diagnostic and therapeutic techniques. The panel of internationally renowned specialists will be covering the following topics through highly-illustrated and practically-based lectures:
Between both afternoons 7 hours of practical sessions will provide an intimate environment for attendees to develop their practical skills on equine specimens in true small groups (2-3 vets per horse/specimen) at the following stations:
The course fee includes lunches, coffee/tea breaks, extensive course notes and a certificate of attendance. Attendees can choose to only attend the lectures (= Lectures Only) on this course or can register for the entire course (= Lectures & Practical Sessions). On the evening of the first day all attendees are invited to attend the wine & cheese reception. Early course registration via the VetPD website www.vetpd.com is recommended as there are only a limited number of places available.
Diplomate, American Veterinary Dental College
Dr. Henry grew up in Central Michigan and graduated from Michigan State College of Veterinary Medicine in 1993. In 1996, he started his own practice in Neenah, Wisconsin, which included all aspects of equine and small animal medicine. His interests were dentistry, lameness, and reproduction. After selling the practice in 2003, Dr. Henry started Midwest Equine Services and began to focus solely on veterinary dentistry. During this time, he traveled extensively in the U.S., Europe, and Australia teaching basic & advanced dentistry to veterinarians and consulting for Veterinary Dental Products.
In 2011, Dr. Henry began a dentistry residency at University of California Davis, which he completed in 2014. In 2015 he passed the dentistry boards, achieving diplomat status with the American Veterinary Dental College.Full details
American Specialist in Radiology
Dr. Biscoe received her DVM from Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine in 2006 and a Master of Science degree (Veterinary Sciences) from Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2014. She did her diagnostic imaging residence at Washington State University from July 2011 to July 2014 and obtained diplomate status in September 2014. Prior to her radiology residency, she completed fellowship training with Dr. Mary Beth Whitcomb at the University of California, Davis in large animal ultrasound. Dr. Biscoe grew up on a dairy farm in Virginia and likes to spend her spare time horseback riding, cooking and hiking with her dogs and husband, Kyle.sound. Dr. Biscoe grew up on a dairy farm in Virginia and likes to spend her
free time horseback riding, cooking and hiking with her dogs and husband, Kyle.
Dr. Griffin received a DVM degree from Texas A&M University in 1990, after which he entered into general mixed practice as an associate, then worked as a solo ambulatory practitioner for several years prior to accepting his current academic appointment in 2007. Dr. Griffin is a faculty member of the Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences at Texas A&M University where he provides clinical instruction to students and house officer as an ambulatory clinician, and performs classroom and laboratory instruction in the area of equine dentistry. Over the years Dr. Griffin has also taught numerous continuing education courses in the area of equine dentistry for veterinarians.Full details
Dr. Evans is a native Austinite who did his undergraduate work and Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine at Texas A&M University. Dr. Evans became a partner at Austin Equine in 2005 and his veterinary interest is equine dentistry. Dr. Evans and his wife have two children, both girls, and they are all better than he deserves. In his free time he is an oil painter of landscapes and failed stand-up comedian.Full details
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Jake Hersman graduated from Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1980. Dr. Hersman established the Argyle Veterinary Clinic in Argyle, Texas. In 1990, he established the Las Colinas Veterinary Clinic, which premises are now devoted to Animal Imaging. Dr. Hersman’s areas of interest include radiology, scintigraphy and lameness diagnosis and treatment for the equine. Dr. Hersman directs the equestrian imaging program for Animal Imaging.Full details
*VetPD has a block of rooms available at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Irving Convention Center. Please call the hotel directly and book before 2/21/19 for the group rate.
A good theoretical & practical course.
Sanne Journee, Paardengebit Dierenarts, Friesland, The Netherlands
Advanced Diagnostic & Therapeutic Techniques in Equine Dentistry course 2017