2018 Fall Veterinary Continuing Education Seminar: Updates in Geriatric Care

Sunday, November 04, 2018

As part of FETCH a Cure’s mission, this veterinary continuing education seminar is complimentary* to attend for all veterinarians and up to two technicians from each practice.  The focus will be on relevant updates in canine and feline geriatric care (more details below). The course is on Sunday, November 4th, and will be held in the Forum Room at The Science Museum of Virginia, located at 2500 W. Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23220. We hope you will join us!

Interested in being a sponsor? Contact kristie@fetchacure.com. Interested in being a vendor? Contact rebecca@fetchacure.com.


RSVP by emailing Rebecca@fetchacure.com or calling 804-525-2193!

Featured Speakers:

Dr. Kristen Parker of Dogwood Veterinary Emergency & Specialty Center, DVM, MVSc, Residency Trained in SAIM

Dr. Tracy Lord, DVM of Four Paws Veterinary Holistic Services

Dr. Alex Dahlgren, DVM of Cary Street Veterinary Hospital and Lovingkindness Veterinary Care

Dr. Emma Evans, DVM Residency Trained in Critical Care of BluePearl

Dr. Jeff Clarke, DVM, DACVIM of Veterinary Referral & Critical Care

CE Course Schedule

9:00 – 9:30 a.m. REGISTRATION and BREAKFAST provided by Holiday Barn Pet Resorts

9:30 – 10:20 a.m. Dr. Kristen Parker,DVM, MVSc, Residency trained in SAIM, “Chronic Hepatic Disease in Geriatric Dogs”

10:20 – 11:10 a.m. Dr. Tracy Lord, DVM and Dr. Alex Dahlgren DVM, “Palliative Care for the Geriatric Patient”

11:10 – 12:00 p.m. Dr. Emma Evans, DVM Residency Trained in Critical Care, “Respiratory Distress in the Geriatric Patient”

12:00 – 12:30 p.m. LUNCH provided by MOSAIC Café

12:30 – 1:20 p.m. Dr. Jeff Clarke DVM, DACVIM, “What is a Tennis Ball: A Review of Cognitive Dysfunction and Other Common Geriatric Neurological Problems Identified in Small Animals”

This program is pending approval by the AAVSB RACE to offer a total of 3.00 CE Credits being available to any one veterinarian and/or Veterinary Technician.

*This course is complimentary, but please consider making a minimum donation of $20 to defray cost to the nonprofit, FETCH.

Thank you to our generous sponsors for helping make this possible!