Online registration open until Nov. 22

Program for Monday

Tour & Labs Track

Behind-the-scenes Tour of the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

DeeAnn Wilfong, Hospital Manager
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo / Colorado Springs, CO

7:00A   Tour Sign-in & Breakfast

7:30A   Bus departs for Colorado Springs

9:00A   Arrive at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

9:00A – 12:00P   Tour of the Zoo and facilities, feeding the giraffes, interacting with the elephants, and more!

12:00P   Lunch

1:00P   Bus departs for Denver

2:30P   Arrive back to Colorado Convention Center

Dry Labs: Blood Analysis Tools

Colorado Convention Center
Sponsored by Zoetis

2:30P – 3:30P   i-STAT Blood Analyzer Lab: demonstration & practice

3:30P – 4:30P   Stablelab hand-held, point-of-care diagnostic blood test (SAA): demonstration & hands-on lab

Lecture Track

8:00A – 9:00A

“Veterinary Wellbeing Study and Horses, Building Resilience”

Dr. Earl Gaughan, DVM, Dipl. ACVS
Sponsored by Merck

Colorado Convention Center

9:00A – 10:00A

“The Eight Things Your Owner/Practice Manager Wishes You Knew – How to help the practice
AND yourself”

Ky Mortensen, JD, MBA

10:00A – 11:00A

“Ophthalmology Procedures: Standing vs. General Anesthesia”

Dr. Nikki Scherrer

11:00A – 12:00P

“Subpalpebral Lavage Tube Placement & Management”

Dr. Ann Dwyer

12:00P – 1:30P

Lunch Break

Time to visit the Trade Show!

1:30P – 2:30P

“How Technicians Can Increase the Profitability of Practices & Why that is so Important”

Dr. Amy Grice

2:30P – 3:30P

“Leaky Gut and GI, Dysbiosis: An update on research and the Microbiome study”

Dr. Torri Maxwell
Sponsored by Platinum Performance

3:30P – 4:30P

Current Trends in Compounding

Dr. Scott Stanley
Sponsored by American Regent (Adequan)