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DIAG202-0606 : Purrfect Tests: Diagnostics for Feline Viral Pathogens
Melissa A. Kennedy, DVM, PhD, DACVIM
June 21 - July 5, 2006
Real-time sessions: Wednesdays, June 21 and 28; 9:30 - 11:30 pm ET (USA)
This 2-week course will describe basic techniques for diagnosis of viral diseases. This will be followed by specific discussion of diagnostics for the major feline viral pathogens - Feline Herpesvirus, Feline Calicivirus, Parvovirus, FIV, FeLV and FIP.
The participants will learn:
Diagnostic techniques and their advantages and disadvantages
The most appropriate assays for diagnosis of feline viral infections
Week 1 (6/21): Diagnostic techniques
Week 2 (6/28): Appropriate assays for diagnosis
MESSAGE BOARD DISCUSSIONS:
Discussions will begin on the
CE HOURS: 4
$70 ($63.00 early bird special if registered by June 7, 2006).
Course open to veterinarians and veterinary staff
Infectious Diseases of the Dog and Cat, 3rd edition - Editor Craig Greene, W. B. Saunders Co. publishers - 2005
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