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Continuing Education
College of Veterinary Medicine
Kansas State University
213 Trotter Hall
1710 Denison Ave.
Manhattan, KS 66506

785-532-4528
vmce@vet.k-state.edu

KSVDL Continuing Education Conference: Changes in Veterinary Antibiotic Regulations: What These will Mean to the Practitioner

The Conference will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn in Manhattan.

The FDA has instituted more restrictive antimicrobial-use regulations that will instantly change how you, the veterinary practitioner, will practice in the near future. On November 8, 2014, the Kansas State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory will sponsor a national continuing education conference that will focus on the key effects these new regulations will have on the future use of antimicrobials in veterinary practice. This national conference will include an expert panel of speakers including: international practitioners who have been under similar antimicrobial regulations for many years; academic   pharmacologists; U. S. regulatory authorities, and various producer advocates. While the presentations and interactive discussions will focus primarily on the impact the new antimicrobial use regulations will have on the practicing veterinarian, the conference is open to any interested individual.  

 

Schedule of Events - Saturday, November 8, 2014
8:00 a.m.        Registration Opens
9:00 a.m.Welcome - Gary Anderson
9:10 a.m.Antibiotic Stewardship: What does that really mean? - Brian Lubbers
10:10 a.m.

Increasing Antimicrobial Resistance - Implications for the Veterinary Practitioners in Germany and other European countries
- Siegfried Moder

11:00 a.m.Break
11:10 a.m.Increasing Antimicrobial Resistance - Implications for the Veterinary Practitioners in Germany and other European countries
- Siegfried Moder
12:00 p.m.Lunch
Update from Capitol Hill: The Beef Industry's Perspective on Washington DC - Kristina Butts (NCBA)
1:00 p.m.How New Antibiotic Rules Impact Cowboys - Matt Teagarden - KLA
1:30 p.m.

FSIS - Residue Testing Methods - David Goldman - USDA-FSIS Presenter

2:20 p.m.Break
2:30 p.m.Regulations and the Data Behind Them -Michael Apley
3:30 p.m.Wrap Up

Registration Information

Please register with Kansas Veterinary Medical Association at this link.