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Horses involved in competitions need to remain healthy to perform well throughout the season, despite exposure to potential hazards associated with traveling, mingling with horses from different backgrounds and ever changing environments. Competition horses are particularly prone to chronic respiratory problems and for the veterinarian, it is essential to anticipate what could go wrong before, during or after the show and over the course of the season.
Join Dr. Emmanuelle van Erck, one of the world’s most highly respected sports medicine specialist focussing on high-level competition horses, as she discusses challenging respiratory cases that she has encountered. As part of this interactive session, attendees will work through the cases and the lessons that can be learnt from them, providing them with tips and tricks to ensure their patients achieve their best performance when it matters most…
Webinar Registration: Once you have registered and upon payment, you will receive the link to access the on-demand recording for a period of 8 weeks. The registration fee includes extensive electronic course notes. If you wish to receive a Certificate of Attendance after having viewed the webinar, please get in touch with us and we will send it to you electronically. After having taken and passed a multiple-choice question quiz, an additional certificate can be provided which confirms that the quiz was successfully completed. This certificate may then be used to request accreditation points from your local governing body / Veterinary Medical Association
European Specialist in Equine Internal Medicine
Emmanuelle van Erck graduated in 1996 from the French Veterinary School of Maisons-Alfort. She trained in sports medicine at the University of Liège (Belgium) where she obtained her PhD on respiratory function testing in horses. She developped the equine sports medicine unit and consulted as senior clinician in the CIRALE in Normandy (France). In January 2010, she started her own ambulatory referral practice, the ‘Equine Sports Medicine Practice’, based in Belgium. Her practice offers specialized service in equine internal and sports medicine throughout Europe, following national teams and international riders.
Emmanuelle van Erck authored over 50 peer-reviewed scientific articles and regularly lectures at international conferences. She is a member of the FEI expert committee on prohibited substances and doping.