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MULT303-0203: What's New Pussycat? Feline Medicine Update Module 3
(Accepted by the Academy of Feline Medicine).
TOPICS AND INSTRUCTORS:
Course Coordinator: Margie Scherk, DVM, DABVP
Week 1 (2/24): Pulmonary medicine will focus primarily on the diagnosis and therapy of lower airway disease. Traditional as well as the newer inhalant medications will be reviewed. -- Jennifer Steele, DVM
Week 2 (3/3): Cardiomyopathies -- Mark Kittleson, DVM, PhD, DACVIM
Week 3 (3/10): Thromboembolism -- Paul Pion, DVM, DACVIM
Week 4 (3/17): Diabetes will be discussed including etiology, presentation, history, clinical findings, diagnostics and therapeutics as well as client education -- Sherri Wilson, DVM, DACVIM
Week 5 (3/24): Endocrinology focussing on hyperthyroidism and the newly recognized adrenal conditions, including hyperaldosteronism, hyperprogesteronism and Addison's disease. -- Sherri Wilson, DVM, DACVIM
February 24 - March 31, 2003
Interactive sessions: Mondays 2/24, 3/3, 3/10, 3/17, 3/24
9:30 - 11:30 PM ET (US)
PSST! Sign up before February 10th to get the "early bird" rate.
COURSE DESCRIPTION & OBJECTIVES
This final module of the feline medicine update will consider cardiology, pulmonology and endocrine diseases.
MESSAGE BOARD DISCUSSIONS:
Discussions will begin on the start date of the course and will continue for 7 days following the last real time session.
CE HOURS: 10
Member/$144, Non-Member/$209 before Feb 10th,2003;
Member/$160, Non-Member/$232 after Feb 10th, 2003.
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