College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University
Continuing Education Programs
Date and Time
Sunday, September 12, 1999
1:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Practice Management Center, Trotter Hall,
College of Veterinary Medicine, 1700 Denison Avenue,
The Practice Management Center is located on the fourth floor of Trotter Hall. Enter at the Deans Office Entrance. Signs will be posted to direct you to registration.
Contact Hours for Veterinarians
4 Clock Hours
To provide the general practitioner with an update on the management of common behavioral problems in dogs and cats, and to address specific questions from the seminar participants. Additionally, medical differentials for behavioral abnormalities will be discussed.
1:00 pm Welcome
Ralph C. Richardson, Dean, College of Veterinary Medicine
Ruthanne Chun, Program Coordinator
1:05 pm Review and Update on Separation Anxiety, Inappropriate Elimination and Other Common Behavioral Problems
-- Dr. Kathy Gaughan
Dr. Gaughan will also address questions from the audience. Please send your questions along with your seminar registration; she will answer as many questions as she can during her session.
3:00 pm Hepatic Encephalopathy
-- Dr. Ken Harkin
Dr. Harkin will discuss the diagnosis and management of diseases that are associated with hepatic encephalopathy.
4:00 pm Medical Causes of Behavioral Abnormalities
-- Dr. Dianne Phillips
This session will focus on how to recognize behavioral manifestations of systemic disease.
5:00 pm Adjourn
Kathy Gaughan, DVM, Diplomate ABVP
Assistant Professor, Community Practice
Dr. Gaughan received her DVM degree from Kansas State University in 1992. Kathy was in private practice before joining the Kansas State University faculty in 1993. Her special interest is in behavior and the human/animal bond. Dr. Gaughan has been certified as a Diplomate by the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (ABVP) specializing in Canine and Feline Practice.
Kenneth Harkin, DVM, Diplomate ACVIM
Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine
Dr. Harkin is an assistant professor of small animal internal medicine in the department of Clinical Sciences at Kansas State University. He received his DVM from Iowa State University and completed a residency in internal medicine at Michigan State University. He was in a private referral practice for three years before joining the faculty at Kansas State University in 1997.
Dianne Phillips, DVM
Resident, Small Animal Medicine
Dr. Phillips received her DVM from the Atlantic Veterinary College, University of Prince Edward Island, Canada in 1998. After completing a one-year small animal rotating internship in medicine and surgery at the VCA Berwyn Animal Hospital/VCA Franklin Park Animal Hospital in Chicago, IL, she joined the faculty at Kansas State University in 1999.