Feline Medicine Masterclass
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Feline Medicine Masterclass

We bring you two internationally acclaimed experts covering the latest developments and current hot topics in feline medicine.

12/08/2019 to 13/08/2019
When: 12 and 13 August 2019
Where: Rydges Lakeland Resort
Queenstown
Queenstown, Otago  9300
New Zealand
Contact: Erin Dowler
0800 524 883

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About the course

We bring you two internationally acclaimed experts covering the latest developments and current hot topics in feline medicine. Veterinarians have the option to register for one or both days.

Delegates will have the opportunity to submit questions throughout the day and each day will conclude with an ‘Open Mic’ session, allowing you to receive personalised advice on case management.

Day 1:

  • FIP – what’s new in diagnosis and treatment
  • Feline Anaemia – what’s my diagnosis?
  • Feline Anaemia II – transfusion medicine for a Friday night
  • Chronic Renal Disease in Cats – current management guidelines
  • What does that heart murmur mean? – A practical approach for feline practitioners
  • Feline Lower Respiratory Disease Case Studies

Day 2:

  • Feline Geriatrics
  • Superficial and Systemic Fungal Infections – Diagnosis, Clinical Management and Public Health Aspects
  • Feline Mycobacterial infections – an update
  • Nutritional management of sick cats
  • Liver disease in cats – Diagnosis and clinical management
  • Adrenal tumours in cats – when should I be thinking about them

Suitable for

Veterinarians


Learning outcomes

Day 1:

  • Updates on recent developments in diagnostic testing and what’s on the horizon for the treatment of FIP Investigating and treating cats with different causes of anaemia and how to give a blood transfusion

  • A review of current best practice for the staging and management of CRD – a guide for every practice Developing a structured approach in cats with heart murmurs

  • Planning and prioritising treatment and diagnostics in cats with pulmonary disease.

Day 2:

  • Developing a proactive wellness program for senior cats

  • Understanding the main aetiological agents of feline fungal disease in the Asia/Pacific region

  • An update on the main mycobacterial infections of Australasian cats How to manage both sick hospitalised cats and palliative care options for sick cats including both naso-oesophageal and oesophagostomy feeding tube placement

  • Reviewing liver diseases and their treatment in cats Updating knowledge on adrenal tumours in cats including common signs, diagnostic testing and management


Tutors

Carolyn O’Brien BVSc(Hons), MVetClinStud, PhD, FANZCVS(Feline Medicine), Registered Specialist in Feline Medicine

Rachel Korman BVSc, MANZCVS(Internal Medicine), FANZCVS(Feline Medicine), Registered Specialist in Feline Medicine


Price

Both days: $1,495.00 ex. GST as earlybird - available until 28 June 19 $1,695.00 ex. GST after 28 June 19

One day: $795 ex. GST as earlybird - available until 28 June 19 $995 ex. GST after 28 June 19


CPD points

7-14 (1 or 2 Days)


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