Hill's Pet Small Animal Clinical Nutrition CE
December 10, 2022
10 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine
1710 Denison, Manhattan, Kansas
We are excited to host the 2022 Hill's Pet Small Animal Clinical Nutrition Seminar at Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine on December 10, 2022. This year we will be offering a face-to-face program with the option of watching virtually. Attendees will receive 4 complimentary continuing credit hours which are currently pending RACE approval. There is no cost to attend this event. Lunch will be provided.
This single-day continuing education event for veterinarians provides topics related to small animal nutrition, including obesity, communication, coaching owners through selecting a pet food, and communication skills for veterinarians to use with their patients and clients. Sessions will be presented in person and via distance learning by veterinarians, including board-certified internal medicine and nutrition specialists.
8:30 a.m. Check In-Registration
9:00 a.m. Tours of the Veterinary Health Center and College of Veterinary Medicine (optional)
10:00 a.m. Welcome
Dr. Beth Davis, Associate Dean of Clinical Programs, Department Head
Dr. Shirin Modaresi, Hill’s Pet Nutrition
10:10 a.m. Don’t Shun the Emo “shun” in the Veterinary Visit. How and Why We Address the Stress in our Patients
Presented by: Neala Boyer, DVM, DABVP (Canine and Feline Practice), FearFree™ Elite
11:00 a.m. Ch-ch-changes: Turn and Face the Strain
Presented by: MacArthur Hafen Jr., PhD, LCMFT, Clinical Associate Professor, Director of Counseling Services
Adryanna Drake, PhD, LCMFT, Clinical Assistant Professor, Counselor
12:00 p.m. LUNCH
1:00 p.m. Keep Calm and Feed On: Putting the Joy Back in Nutrition Conversation
Presented by: Catherine Ruggiero, MS, DVM, DACVIM (Nutrition)
2:00 p.m. How a Healthy Weight Improves the Well-Being and Longevity of Our Pets as Well as the Emotional Impact on Their Owners
Presented by: Susan Nelson, DVM, Clinical Professor/Pet Health Center at Kansas State University
Paulina Macias, DVM, Hill’s Pet Nutrition Intern at Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine
3:00 p.m. Q and A from Presenters