10 CEUs available for full conference attendees.
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 26
Dr. Karen Tobias
DVM, DACVS, College of Veterinary Medicine
Dr. Karen Tobias is a Professor of Small Animal Soft Tissue Surgery and board-certified surgeon at the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine. She received her DVM in 1985 from University of Illinois and completed an internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery at Purdue University in 1986 and a Small Animal Surgery residency and Master’s Degree at The Ohio State University in 1989.
Dr. Tobias has published over 100 scientific articles and book chapters and is known nationally and internationally for her work on portosystemic shunts in dogs. She is the author of the Manual of Small Animal Soft Tissue Surgery (Wiley/Blackwell, 2010); co-editor of Tobias and Johnston: Veterinary Surgery: Small Animal (Elsevier/Saunders, 2012); and co-author of Paterson and Tobias Atlas of Ear Diseases of the Dog and Cat (Wiley/Blackwell, 2013)
Updates on Reproductive Surgery
Head and Neck Surgery- part 1
Head and neck surgery part 2
Surgical Problem Solving
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 27
Dr. Angela Rollins
DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVN
University of Tennessee, College of Veterinary Medicine, Knoxville, USA
Dr. Rollins is a Diplomate and former President of the American College of Veterinary Nutrition. She is currently a Clinical Associate Professor of Nutrition at the University of Tennessee Veterinary Medical Center, where she also attained her DVM, PhD, and residency training.
What you can and can’t learn from a pet food label
Alternative diet trends: fact, fiction, and communication
Deciphering gastrointestinal diets: when to use what
Founded in 1977 as an informal gathering, the East Tennessee Veterinary Medical Association has grown to be an annual professional development opportunity for veterinary professional across the region. As a non-profit foundation, the ETVMA directs all proceeds from the annual conference to scholarships for veterinary students and to the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine.
Dr. Richard Hewitt, President
Dr. Bob Denovo, Member
Dr. Ken Chamness, Member
Dr. Pat Hackett, Member
Dr. Jim Hammon, Member
Dr. Randy Hammon, Member
Dr. Sally Poston, Member
Sharon Weaver, Administrator
Amanda Davis, Web Administrator
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