September 28 • Rood and Riddle Saratoga • Saratoga Springs, NY

Registration to open Fall 2019


Join us at the track for an amazing day of wet labs being held in conjunction with the NEAEP 10th Annual Symposium. Topics to include: inhalant anesthesia & monitoring, endoscopy, Shockwave therapy, radiographic positioning techniques, and more!

Featured Speakers

Lori Bidwell

Lexington, KY

Speaker Bio
The AAEVT Anesthesia Society’s core instructor, Dr. Lori Bidwell received her DVM from Michigan State University in 2001 where she also completed an anesthesia residency.  She is a diplomat of the American College of Veterinary Anesthesiologists and is a certified veterinary acupuncturist and massage therapist. Co-owner and Founder of East-West Equine Sports Medicine, Dr. Bidwell not only cares for equine patients, she also practices small animal, with an emphasis on canine acupuncture. She avidly competes in the Adult Jumpers and Equitation and enjoys exploring the many locations she visits by hiking with her dogs.

Jeremy D. Frederick

Fishkill, New York

Speaker Bio
Dr. Frederick received his DVM degree in 2005 from the Ontario Veterinary College in Guelph, Canada.  Following that he completed an internship in Large Animal Medicine and Surgery at the University of Minnesota, and a residency in Large Animal Medicine at the University of Florida. Since receiving board certification as an Large Animal Internal Medicine Specialist in 2009, he has practiced equine medicine in Australia, Florida, and New York and published papers in several veterinary journals.

Liz Rigby

Territory Manager, Social Media Coordinator, PulseVet
Lexington, KY

Speaker Bio
Liz was born and raised in Camden, Delaware and started riding horses at age five. A graduate of the University of Kentucky, Liz was a four-year member for the UK Equestrian Team, a regional qualifier and a senior team captain. She has interned at the Maker’s Mark Secretariat Center located at the Kentucky Horse Park, re-schooling Off The Track Thoroughbreds. Liz’s experience also includes working in the veterinary pharmaceutical industry as a sales representative, where she excelled at offering exceptional customer service to her equine and canine clients. Her background and passion makes her a great addition to the PulseVet sales team.

Joni Watkins

RVT, Representative MinXray
Hearne, TX

Speaker Bio 
Joni attended Texas State Technical College in Waco, Texas, graduating in 1978 as a Registered Veterinary Technician. Following graduation, she joined Texas A&M University’s College of Veterinary Medicine in the radiology section of the department of Small Animal Medicine and Surgery. After 5 years, she transferred to the department of Large Animal Medicine and Surgery allowing her to combine her love for radiology with her passion for horses, where she spent the remainder of her professional career (26 years) teaching students the art of equine radiographic imaging and providing high quality radiographs of patients admitted to the large animal clinic of Texas A&M’s veterinary medical teaching hospital. Since 2017, she has been employed by MinXray Inc. as a lecturer and laboratory instructor for radiation safety and imaging techniques as well as sales consultant. She has presented numerous lectures on radiographic imaging at the local, state, and national level.

Event Schedule

[ September 28 • 8am-5pm ]

8:00A – 9:00A

Arrival, Registration & Breakfast

Coffee, breakfast and snacks will be served during Registration

Rood and Riddle Saratoga Equine Hospital

9:00A – 12:00P

Morning Lectures

Speakers & Topics to be announced

12:00P – 1:00P


Provided by AAEVT Featured Sponsor

1:00P – 5:00P

Afternoon Wet Labs

Speaker & Topics to be announced


Rood and Riddle Saratoga
63 Henning Road
Saratoga, NY 12866

Host Hotel

Holiday Inn Saratoga Springs
232 Broadway
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

Travel Info

A conveniently located Amtrak station is approximately 1.5 miles from downtown Saratoga Springs, with a 40-minute drive to the Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station.

We’re only 30 minutes from the Albany International Airport, too! Tag someone you want to meet in ‘Togs!

Pricing & Discounts

Space is limited, so register Today!

  • AAEVT Non-Member

  • $ 250
    • Registration Includes:
    • Breakfast & Lunch
      Morning & afternoon lectures and wet labs
      All supplies and equipment
    • and much more…

Best price
  • AAEVT Member

  • $ 150
    • Registration Includes:
    • Priority registration
      Breakfast & Lunch
      Morning and Afternoon Lectures & Wet Labs
      All supplies and equipment
    • and much more…

Thank you to our amazing Sponsors
for helping us make this Event possible!