Internal Medicine Challenges for Advanced Practitioners – A 2-Day Interactive & Practical Course


Date: Fri 4th May 2018 - Sat 5th May 2018
Venue: Pferdeklinik in Parsdorf, near Munich
Location: Southern Germany (Munich Airport)
Accredited Hours: 15
Course Language: English (German Moderation)
Price: (net price, no tax will be added)*
ATTENDEE TYPE LECTURES ONLY LECTURES & PRACTICAL SESSIONS
Qualified Vet EUR 535.00
EUR 585.00
EUR 950.00
EUR 1045.00
BEVA Member EUR 455.00
EUR 500.00
EUR 810.00
EUR 890.00
2nd vet, same clinic EUR 510.00
EUR 560.00
EUR 900.00
EUR 995.00
Student EUR 110.00
EUR 120.00
EUR 190.00
EUR 210.00
Early Booking Deadline: Sunday 25th March 2018
Registration Deadline: Thursday 3rd May 2018
Sponsors:

* 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.

 
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Fri 4  - Sat 5 May 2018 - A 2-Day Interactive & Practical Course

Please be aware that there are only a limited number of BEVA spaces available.

The registration deadline has been extended as this course will definitely take place.


This 2-day practical course was designed for equine practitioners with a good working knowledge in internal medicine and covers challenging conditions and new developments in the field.  Each of the following hot topics will be addressed via well-illustrated, interactive case-discussions providing a platform for the panel of speakers to share pitfalls, erroneous clinical conclusions and useful tips and tricks:

 

  • Pleural & Pericardial Diseases 
  • Hepatic Diseases 
  • Non-healing Corneal Ulcers 
  • Ultrasonography of the Foal 
  • Common Cardiac Conditions 
  • Investigation of the Thin Horse 
  • Urinary Tract Disorders 
  • Vascular Ultrasound – New Developments and Tips & Tricks

 

Between both afternoons, 7 hours of practical sessions will give attendees plenty of opportunity to put theory into practice on live horses and cadaver specimens and to ask questions in small groups (2 – 4 attendees / ultrasound machine), all under the supervision of specialists. Each attendee will rotate through the following practical sessions: 

 

  • Abdominal Ultrasound & Liver/Renal Biopsy Techniques
  • Endocrine Case-Based Discussions 
  • Ultrasound-guided Spinal Fluid Collection         
  • Arrhythmia Case-based Discussions
  • Thoracic Ultrasound incl. Basic Echocardiography 
  • Respiratory Endoscopy incl. BAL, Tracheal & Guttural Pouch Washes, PET Block etc.
  • Ophthalmologic Procedures & Ultrasound – Nerve blocks, lavage system placement, keratotomy, aqueocentesis etc.


The course fee includes lunches at a restaurant, coffee/tea breaks, a wine & cheese reception, extensive electronic 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).   Early course registration via the VetPD website www.vetpd.com is recommended as there are only a limited number of places available. 

 

  • VetPD

    Andy Durham
    BSc, BVSc, CertEP, DEIM, DipECEIM, MRCVS

    United Kingdom

    RCVS & European Specialist in Equine Internal Medicine
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    Andy graduated from Bristol in 1988 and after two years in mixed practice started in ambulatory equine practice in the Midlands. He gained the RCVS CertEP in 1993 before moving to Liphook Equine Hospital in 1994, becoming a partner in 2001. This was followed by the RCVS diploma in equine internal medicine in 2003 and European diploma in equine internal medicine in 2004. Andy has continued to perform a little first opinion ambulatory work although he now mainly works in the new hospital at Liphook with medical in-patients and the diagnostic laboratory. He has recently been appointed as visiting professor at the University of Surrey, Guildford and is involved in the development of a new veterinary school there. Andy’s main professional interests are in endocrine disease, liver disease, dermatology, infectious diseases and most other aspects of internal medicine.

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    Gunther van Loon
    DVM, PhD, Dipl.ECEIM, Assoc.Member ECVDI

    Belgium

    European Specialist in Equine Internal Medicine
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    Gunther van Loon graduated from Ghent University, Belgium, in 1992 and has worked at the Ghent University, Department of Large Animal Internal Medicine, ever since. In 2001 he finished his PhD on “Atrial pacing and experimental atrial fibrillation in equines”. In 2004 he became Diplomate of the European College of Equine Internal Medicine and in 2011 Associate Diplomate of the European College of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging. He is now Professor in Large Animal Internal Medicine at Ghent University and his major interests are cardiology (arrhythmias, electrophysiology, cardiac pacing, echocardiography, TDI, 2D ST), and thoracic and abdominal ultrasound. Areas of research include 2D Speckle Tracking, Tissue Doppler Imaging, cardiac biomarkers, assessment of arterial wall stiffness and great vessel pathology, atrial fibrillation. Gunther has published mainly in the field of equine internal medicine and cardiology and lectures regularly at national and international courses and conferences. 

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    Edd Knowles
    MA, VetMB, MvetMed, DipECEIM, MRCVSu

    United Kingdom

    RCVS & European Specialist in Equine Internal Medicine
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    Edd graduated from Cambridge University in 2005. He worked in small animal practice at the PDSA for 18 months before joining BEVC as an intern in January 2007. After completing his internship he stayed at Bell Equine as an ambulatory vet primarily covering the North West area of the practice for a further 2-3 years. In 2010 Edd undertook a 3 year specialist training program in Equine Internal Medicine in collaboration with the Royal Veterinary College and became a European Specialist in Equine Internal Medicine.

    Edd has strong interests in clinical research. He is currently undertaking a part time PhD in equine laminitis whilst continuing to work both in the hospital and as an ambulatory vet at Bell Equine.

    Outside work, Edd enjoys many outdoor pursuits including sailing, skiing, walking and climbing.

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Pferdeklinik in Parsdorf, near Munich

Venue

Pferdeklinik in Parsdorf
Vaterstettener Weg
Parsdorf
85599

Location for lectures

Landlust Wirtshaus am Reitsberger Hof 
Familie Link
Baldhamer Str. 99
85591 Vaterstetten

The practical sessions will take place at the Pferdeklinik in Parsdorf.

LOCATION DETAILS AND HOTEL RECOMMENDATIONS

Distance from Munich Airport: approx. 47.7 km

Directions

IMPORTANT WHEN USING A SATNAV: If your satnav does not find the name "Vaterstettener Weg" in the town "Parsdorf" use "Vaterstetten“ as the town name.


Munich - Passau - Salzburg - Nürnberg - Stuttgart
Motorway A94 towards Passau, Exit Parsdorf (1st Exit after ‚Kreuz München Ost’, A99)
At the round about go towards Parsdorf (3rd Exit)
When entering Parsdorf turn left after the church (in a sharp right bend) towards Hergolding/Baldham. Leave Parsdorf, across the roundabout and turn right after 600 m into Vaterstettener Weg, follow road to clinic. (signposted for  Pferdeklinik).

Ebersberg
B304 Wasserburgerlandstr. towards Munich, take exit Wolfesing Purfing, towards Wolfesing/Purfing, in Wolfesing turn left after estate towards Weißenfeld, through the wood, turn right after ca 3 km towards Hergolding. Go through Hergolding fahren, turn left after 600 m after leaving the village ito Vaterstettener Weg, follow road to clinic. (signposted for  Pferdeklinik).

Airport

Munich airport is half an hour dirve from the clinic. There is public transport to a train station in the next village. From the airport take the S8 towards Ostbahnhof, then change into S2 to Grub. From Grub it is a short taxi ride.

Local Hotels

Best Western Hotel Erb **               

Posthalterring 1, 85599 Parsdorf bei München. Tel: +49 (0) 89 99 11 00

Distance from clinic 1.6 km               

Rooms from €60

ARCUS Hotel *** in Weißenfeld     

Vaterstettener Str. 1, 85622 Weißenfeld. Tel: 089 90 900 700. Telefax: 089 90 900 900. Email: info@arcushotel.de

Distance from clinic 2.5 km               

Rooms from €69

Hotel Stanglwirt **** in Neufahrn

Bärbel Fauth-Stangl, Münchener Straße 1, 85646 Neufarn bei Anzing. Tel: 089 90 50 10. Telefax: 089 90 50 13 63. Email: info@hotel-stangl.de

Distance from clinic 4 km                 

Rooms from €65

Pension Krug in Hergolding           

Waldstraße 15, 85599 Hergolding. Tel: 089 99 02 200. Telefax: 089 99 02 20 26. Email: Pension-zum-Krug@web.de

Distance from clinic 1.3 km               

Rooms from €45

BADER HOTELBETRIEBS GMBH                         

Heimstettener Straße 12, 85599 Parsdorf. Tel: 089 24 41 54 70. Fax : 089 24 41 54 77 7. Email: info@dasbaderhotel.com

Distance from clinic 1.7 km

Rooms from €70

For more options using the following (or similar) website: www.booking.com

 

 
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