Texas A&M University, College of Veterinary Medicine is pleased to announce the American College of Zoological Medicine Short Course to be held Jun 10-14 2013.
Topics will include chiropterans, edentates, cervids, callitrichids, New world primates, Sciuridae, toxic plants, infectious diseases of elephants, giraffe and okapi anesthesia, crocodilians, zoonoses of ectotherms, large felid noninfectious disease, free living felid infectious diseases, aquatic invertebrates, free living marine mammals, fish, diseases of free living and captive herpetofauna, reptile and amphibian anatomy and physiology, and epidemiologic techniques.
Speakers will include Dr. Matt Allender, Veterinarian, University of Illinois; Dr. Chris Bonar, Director of Animal Health, Dallas Zoo; Dr. J. Jill Heatley, Associate Professor, College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, Texas A&M University; Dr. Lauren Howard, Associate Veterinarian, Houston Zoo; Dr. Stephanie McCain, Veterinarian, Birmingham Zoo; Dr. Javier Nevarez, Assistant Professor of Zoological Medicine, Louisiana State University, and Dr. Maryanne Tocidlowski, Associate Veterinarian, Houston Zoo.
In addition mock Day 1, Day 2 and Practical portions of the exams will be included on a daily basis with material drawn from previous lectures. Approximately 35 hours of CE credit will be available to veterinarians. Attendees will have the opportunity to interact with ACZM exam committee members regarding the examination and presenters will provide their study strategies.
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