Date and Time
August 25, 2000
8:30 a.m. 5:00 p.m.
Practice Management Center, Trotter Hall, College of Veterinary Medicine, 1700 Denison, Manhattan, KS
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.
Continuing Education Contact Hours for
7.5 Clock Hours
Industry leaders will present and discuss:
future management concerns
health and nutrition challenges
personnel issues in the beef industry.
Topics to be Presented
Role of the Consultant feedlot issues (past and present) pertinent to the veterinarian and nutritionist.
BRD antimicrobial therapy, product availability, and prudent use.
Research report from OSU.
Cost of Illness.
Panel Discussion with Drs. Stokka, Sears, Smith, Reese, Kuhl, and Edwards
Refreshment breaks (at 10:00am and 2:30pm) and lunch (at noon) are included with the registration fee.
Conference Presenters and Discussants
Gerald Stokka, DVM Manhattan, KS
- Extension Beef Cattle Veterinarian, KSU
- SCAABP, Faculty Advisor
Jim Sears, DVM Bridgeport, NE
- Bovine practitioner for 20 years
- Feedlot Consultant for 9 years
- Bayer Technical Services Veterinarian
- Past-President of AABP, AVC
Bob Smith, DVM, MS, Dipl. ABVP Stillwater,OK
- Beef Cattle Extension, OSU
- Feedlot Consultant, SW KS, Texas Panhandle
- Auction Market Veterinarian for 14 years
- Past-President of AABP
Nathan Reese, PhD Mooreland, OK
- Nutritional Feedlot Consultant 25 years
- Irsik and Doll, General Manager of Feedyards and
Elevators 10 years
Gerry Kuhl, PhD Manhattan, KS
- Professor of Animal Sciences and Industry, KSU
- Extension Specialist, KSU
Beef Cattle Nutrition Management
Al Edwards, DVM, PhD Manhattan, KS
- Professor Emeritus,
College of Veterinary Medicine, KSU
- Feedlot Consultant
On August 11, the decision to hold or cancel this workshop will be made based on the number of registrations vs. the program costs. If the conference is canceled, we will notify only the people who have registered. If you have registered and the meeting is canceled, we will notify you by August 13. If the conference is canceled, we will refund you the registration fee but cannot be held responsible for other travel or lodging costs. If you wish to register after August 11, please call 785-532-5569 to verify if the conference will be held.
Manhattan area accommodations are listed at