Horse Owner Seminar: Keeping Horses Healthy
October 2, 2021
You are invited to the Horse Health Seminar Series and Open House, Oct. 2, 2021, at the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine Adams Conference Center in Columbia. Join us for a series of educational talks covering a range of equine health topics. We will also offer tours of the Equine Hospital.
The Missouri Veterinary Medical Board has approved 5.5 hours of continuing education credit for veterinary technicians. Cost is $20 for general participants or $50 for CE credit.
Register online (online registration will be available after September 8th) or contact Laura Graeler, LA office supervisor, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 573-882-3513.
We will revert to ZOOM format if COV/D79 restrictions are imposed and disallow an in-person meeting.
Schedule of Events
8:15-8:45 a.m. – Registration
8:45 a.m. – Dean Carolyn Henry, Welcome and Introduction
9 a.m. – Dr. Megan McCracken, Infected joints and tendon sheaths
9:30 a.m. – Dr. Martha Scharf, New foal management: Setting the newborn foal up for success
10 a.m. – Dr. Johanna Klein, Common conditions of the equine hoof
10:30 a.m. – Break
10:45 a.m. – Dr. Alison LaCarrubba, Pulling teeth: Equine dental extractions
11:15 a.m. – Dr. Alexandra Warren, What to do with a colicky horse before the vet gets there
11:45 a.m. – Dr. Allison Fuchs, Corneal ulcers: The good, the bad, and the ugly
12:15 p.m. – Lunch
1:15 p.m. – Dr. Kile Townsend, Equine asthma
1:45 p.m. – Dr. Betsy Larsen, Wound care
2:15 p.m. – Break
2:30 p.m. – Dr. Kelly Sandelin, Gastric ulcer disease updates
3 p.m. – Dr. Lyndsey Hayden, Modern veterinary approach to hind limb lameness
3:30 p.m. – Dr. Philip Johnson, Horse illnesses that result from feeding errors
4 p.m. – A word from our generous sponsors
4:15 p.m. – Hospital Tours
- Missouri Horse Council
- MFA Incorporated