An invitation to
Veterinary Medical Practitioners,
April 17, 2005
Sponsored by College of
Kansas State University
Conference Contact Hours
8 Clock Hours
Date and Time
Sunday, April 17, 2005
8:00 am – 5:30 pm
Frick Auditorium, Mosier Hall, College of Veterinary Medicine, 1800 Denison, Manhattan, KS
Frick Auditorium is located on the second floor of Mosier Hall. Enter at the Emergency Entrance. Signs will be posted to direct you to registration.
If you have any questions please contact Linda Johnson by phone at 785-532-5696 or e-mail at Johnson@vet.ksu.edu, Veterinary Medical Continuing Education at the College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University. If you have questions regarding registration information, call Rebecca at 785-532-5569
To provide the practitioner with up-to-date information on pain management; deliver practical, case-based management data on mast cell tumors, Cushings disease, diabetes mellitus and arrhythmias; and cover the basics of making and interpreting dental radiographs.
Registration and Coffee
Ruthanne Chun, Associate Professor, Clinical Oncology
|8:10 am||New Tricks with Old Drugs: Multimodal Analgesia – Rose McMurphy|
Regional Analgesia with General Anesthesia:
When, Why and How
– Rose McMurphy
|10:00 am||Refreshment Break|
Animals with Arrhythmias:
Case-Based ECG Discussions
– Barret Bulmer
Case Presentations and Panel Discussion
– Lisa Moore and SAIM faculty
|12:15 noon||Lunch (included with registration fee)|
Mast Cell Tumors:
One Case Is Not Like Another
– Laura Garrett
Update on the Medical and Dietary Management
of Diabetic Animals
– Jill Lurye
|3:00 pm||Refreshment Break|
The ABCs of Dental Radiography
– Matt Riegel
A Practical Approach to Cushings Disease
– Tom Schermerhorn
|5:30 pm||Evaluation and Adjourn|
KSU College of Veterinary Medicine Speakers
Barret J. Bulmer,
DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVIM - Cardiology
Assistant Professor, Cardiology
Dr. Bulmer received his DVM from Louisiana State University. He completed an internship at Colorado State University and a cardiology residency at the University of Illinois. Barret joined the faculty at K-State in the summer of 2002.
Ruthanne Chun, DVM, Diplomate ACVIM - Oncology
Associate Professor, Clinical Oncology
Dr. Chun received her DVM degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Veterinary Medicine. She completed an internship at Cornell University and a residency at Purdue University. She was a clinical instructor in oncology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison before joining the K-State faculty in 1997.
Laura Garrett, DVM, Diplomate ACVIM-Oncology
Assistant Professor, Clinical Oncology
Dr. Garrett received her undergraduate and DVM degrees from the University of Illinois. She did a 1-year rotating internship at the University of Minnesota and then worked in a private referral practice in the twin cities for 2 years. She next completed a 2-year residency in comparative oncology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, after which she spent 1-1/2 years at a referral practice in New Zealand before joining the K-State faculty.
Jill Lurye, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVIM
Assistant Professor, Small Animal Medicine
Dr. Lurye received her DVM from the University of Minnesota. She completed an internship in small animal medicine and surgery at the University of Illinois followed by a residency in small animal internal medicine at Auburn University. While at Auburn she also completed a Masters of Science and spent two years on faculty as a Visiting Assistant Professor and Research Fellow. She joined the faculty at K-State in September of 2004.
Rose McMurphy, DVM, Diplomate ACVA
Associate Professor, Anesthesiology
Dr. Rose McMurphy is a graduate of Washington State University. She completed an internship at Cornell University and a residency in anesthesiology at the University of Florida. She has been a member of the faculties at the University of Saskatechewan, the University of Edinburgh, and Kansas State University. She is currently an associate professor of anesthesiology and the director of the intensive care unit at K-State.
Lisa Moore, DVM, Diplomate ACVIM-Small Animal Internal Medicine
Associate Professor, Internal Medicine
Dr. Moore received her DVM from the University of Florida in 1991. She completed an internship and medical residency at The Animal Medical Center in New York City. Lisa went on to complete a third year of her medical residency at the University of Florida and then returned to the AMC as the staff gastroenterologist from 1995-1997. She was in private practice in Tampa, FL before joining the K-State faculty in August 1998.
Assistant Professor, Pet Health Center/Small Animal Surgery
Dr. Riegel received his DVM from Kansas State University in 2001. He was in private practice at two different AAHA clinics before joining the K-State faculty in the summer of 2003. Dr. Riegel's areas of clinical interest include small animal preventative health and generalized dentistry.
Thomas Schermerhorn, VMD, Diplomate ACVIM-Small Animal Internal Medicine
Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine
Dr. Schermerhorn received his VMD from the University of Pennsylvania. He completed an internship at South Shore Veterinary Associates and went on to complete a residency in small animal medicine at Cornell University. He then completed research in pharmacology toward a PhD and joined the
K-State faculty in 2001.
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