The Department of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery's

2021-2022

Weekly Resident and Intern Seminar Series

Presented at the College of Veterinary Medicine

Fridays, 12:00 pm-1:00 pm

 

(See dates, times, and locations below as these may vary)

 

For additional information, please contact

Sue Leutschaft at 573-884-6444, or by email: leutschafts@missouri.edu

 

 

2021


SECOND YEAR   RE S I D E N T

50 MINUTE S E M I N A R S

 

 

 

 

July 30

 

Presenter

Fern Nelson, BvetMed, MRCVS

Specialty Area

Diagnostic Imaging

Advisor

Dr Jimmy Lattimer, Associate Professor

Title

The Revolution is Nigh: Changing the way we think about and utilize our imaging modalities

Location

Adams Conference, Vet Med Bldg &

Zoom

https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/98458666711?pwd=UnhpV3VHNWdMaE9SVzUycGFUTU8wZz09&from=addon
Meeting ID: 984 5866 6711
Passcode: 579585

 

August 6

Presenter

Greg Vernon, DVM

Specialty Area

Radiation Oncology

Advisor

Dr Charles Maitz, Assistant Professor

Title

Cancer Stem Cells and Radiation Therapy

Location

Adams Conference, Vet Med Bldg

https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/92669917491?pwd=VjVYc0U1RjZYSEYzN2czK3BPV2xxdz09&from=addon
Meeting ID: 926 6991 7491
Passcode: 204723

 

August 13

Presenter

Nekesa Morey, BSc (Hons), BVM&S, MRCVS

Specialty Area

Cardiology

Advisor

Dr Stacey Leach, Associate Teaching Professor

Title

cardiomyopathies in cats

Location

Adams Conference, Vet Med Bldg

Zoom:  https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/93644962982?pwd=RUkvcDBiRVpaZ0w4Q1FoT1dyekc5UT09&from=addon
 Meeting ID: 936 4496 2982
 Passcode: 867424

 

August 20

Presenter

Julia Remaks, DVM

Specialty Area

Small Animal Internal Medicine

Advisor

Dr Laura Nafe, Assistant Teaching Professor

Title

Exploration of the Endocrinology of the Parathyroid Gland

Location

Adams Conference, Vet Med Bldg &

Zoom:  https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/99698028660?pwd=S2JXaVp6TExxVTVqeWRsc2FISTBCQT09&from=addon
 Meeting ID: 996 9802 8660
 Passcode: 870007

 

 

August 27

Presenter

Alexa Stephen, DVM

Specialty Area

Neurology & Neurosurgery

Advisor

Dr Fred Wininger, Adjunct Assistant Professor

Title

Acute spinal cord injury: the down dog

Location

Adams Conference, Vet Med Bldg

 

September 3

Presenter

Caitlin Cowan, DVM

Specialty Area

Oncology

Advisor

Dr Brian Flesner, Assistant Professor

Title

Vitamin D and its relationship to cancer in dogs

Location

Adams Conference, Vet Med Bldg &

Zoom: https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/92110149319?pwd=RFpyZXJPWXNlbHlpUmx5QWtIME1tdz09&from=addon

Meeting ID: 921 1014 9319
 Passcode: 422185

 

September 10

Presenter

Kaitlan Hovis, DVM

Specialty Area

Oncology

Advisor

Dr Lindsay Donnelly, Assistant Professor

Title

It’s Electric! The Ins and Outs of Electrochemotherapy

Location

W233 Vet Med Bldg. & https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/94925810129?pwd=WElvZnhVZEdybTYydGJpNUpQdzB4dz09&from=addon
Meeting ID: 949 2581 0129
 Passcode: 292122

 

September 17

Presenter

Kelly Sandelin, DVM

Specialty Area

Equine Ambulatory

Advisor

Dr Martha Scharf, Assistant Teaching Professor

Title

An Overview of Foal Diarrhea

Location

Adams Conference, Vet Med Bldg. Zoom: https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/93360622591?pwd=Q2JkdWhUL0l2RjRUZDlzQ2hNald4dz09&from=addon

Meeting ID: 933 6062 2591

Passcode: 889656

 

September 24

Presenter

Jenny Howard, DVM

Specialty Area

Small Animal Internal Medicine

Advisor

Dr Aida Vientos-Plotts, Assistant Professor

Title

 FIP: No longer RIP?

Location

Adams Conference, Vet Med Bldg.

Zoom: https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/92021953654?pwd=Z2J2TWE0ZXVPaDdmMFkyQXNhQjg5QT09&from=addon

Meeting ID: 920 2195 3654

Passcode: 294749

 

October 1

Presenter

Brittney Byer, DVM, MS

Specialty Area

Small Animal Surgery

Advisor

Dr Megan Mickelson, Assistant Professor

Title

Extrahepatic Portosystemic Shunts in Dogs: An overview

Location

Adams Conference, Vet Med Bldg.

Zoom: https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/96875094861?pwd=R1o5bVkzSEw0ZGlITHJ1eFRsRVNjUT09&from=addon
 Meeting ID: 968 7509 4861
 Passcode: 317199

 

October 8

Presenter

Jenna Manacki, DVM

Specialty Area

Nutrition

Advisor

Dr Bob Backus, Associate Professor

Title

The Role of Thiamine in Feline Refeeding Syndrome and Chronic Disease

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall

https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/99464079332?pwd=RWxmWDMrdWRlRDVyU3lydGljbExnUT09&from=addon
Meeting ID: 994 6407 9332
 Passcode: 997476

 

October 15

Presenter

Elizabeth Cooksey, DVM

Specialty Area

Theriogenology

Advisor

Dr Dietrich Volkmann, Teaching Professor

Title

The Heavy Hitters in Small Ruminant Abortions

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall and https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/93371156724?pwd=UXJtcUhTTHVUTkZtYVM3NHRpMFdzQT09&from=addon
 Meeting ID: 933 7115 6724
 Passcode: 509888

 

October 22

Presenter

Kourtney Dowler, DVM

Specialty Area

Ophthalmology

Advisor

Dr Elizabeth Giuliano, Professor

Title

Molecular and microbiological evidence of bacterial contamination of intraocular lenses commonly used in canine cataract surgery

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/99216300444?pwd=OFZ6WHBpUTFlaXFzeWFKMzZkeURrZz09&from=addon
Meeting ID: 992 1630 0444
 Passcode: 989049

 

October 29

Presenter

Shayna Streu, DVM

Specialty Area

Radiology

Advisor

Dr Jodi Matheson, Associate Professor

Title

Letting the Dead Speak: A Review of Forensic and Post-Mortem Diagnostic Imaging

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall   https://umsystem.zoom.uLes/j/91376373558?pwd=SU40NEtTRjFKRldqaU8xTFIvK2JhQT09&from=addon
 Meeting ID: 913 7637 3558
 Passcode: 371432

 

November 5

Presenter

Lindsay Parker, DVM

Specialty Area

Anesthesia

Advisor

Dr Alex Bukoski, Associate Professor

Title

Avian Respiratory Anatomy, Physiology, and Anesthesia

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall   https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/91303773028?pwd=c2c1enZ3RlpDUnRUa2oxYXB3WEUyQT09&from=addon
 Meeting ID: 913 0377 3028
 Passcode: 278476

 

 

November 12 (blank for adjustment in schedule)

Presenter

 

Specialty Area

 

Advisor

 

Title

 

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall

 


FIRST YEAR   RE S I D E N T

25 MINUTE S E M I N A R S

 

 

 

 

November 19

Presenter

Max Latifi

Andrea Montano-Hernandez

Specialty Area

SA Surgery

Oncology

Advisor

Dr. Bryan Torres, Assistant Professor

Dr. Lindsay Donnelly, Assistant Professor

Title

Vascular Invasive Thyroid Carcinoma: A Multi-Center Retrospective Study

 

Canine lymphoma: in search of new therapeutic options

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall and Zoom: https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/94357900482?pwd=MS9MTmo1UFZQWGZjWXV6TlMzOVBSUT09&from=addon
 Meeting ID: 943 5790 0482
 Passcode: 414823

 

November 26 No Seminar –Thanksgiving Holiday

 

December 3

Presenter

Elena Leavitt

Rachel Baumgardner

Specialty Area

Nutrition

Radiology

Advisor

Dr. Bob Backus, Associate Professor

Dr. James Karnia, Assistant Teaching Professor

Title

Taurine Status in Dilated Cardiomyopathy

Pathologic Patterns in Respiratory Computed Tomography

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall and Zoom: https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/94339798513?pwd=MHlqRU52d2tPeitLK0xPcFZKMVB3dz09&from=addon
Meeting ID: 943 3979 8513
 Passcode: 130186

 

December 10

Presenter

Whitney Wyatt

Ashley Anderson

Specialty Area

Radiation Oncology

Internal Medicine

Advisor

Dr. Charles Maitz, Assistant Professor

Dr. Leah Cohn, Professor

Title

Zapping Lymphoma into Remission

PLE: Proteins leaking everywhere

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall and Zoom: https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/99508960201?pwd=aUpFMmlzblY3bk5WRkpYWUU4RWpEQT09&from=addon
 Meeting ID: 995 0896 0201
 Passcode: 950713

 

December 17

Presenter

Elizabeth Meiman

Charlotte Gerhard

Specialty Area

Neurology

SAIM

Advisor

Dr. Fred Wininger, Adjunct Assistant Professor

Dr. Carol Reinero, Professor

Title

Mannitol vs. Hypertonic Saline: Choose Your Player

 

Dysphagia: A hard pill to swallow

 

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall and Zoom: https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/93173593093?pwd=dFhyVkl3U3BNMTVoVFFCZGJmeXA5Zz09&from=addon
 Meeting ID: 931 7359 3093
 Passcode: 206202

 

 

December 24 No Seminar – VHC on Student Holiday Schedule

 

December 31 No Seminar – VHC on Student Holiday Schedule

 

2022

 

January 7 (0.5 CE credit)

Presenter

Sarah Klein

Shannon Remerowski (re-scheduled to May 27)

Specialty Area

Anesthesia

Oncology

Advisor

Dr. Alex Bukoski, Associate Professor

Dr. Jeff Bryan, Professor

Title

Differentials For Failure to Stand After Equine General Anesthesia

On-target off-tumor effects of targeted therapy

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall and Zoom: https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/91935486963?pwd=eTY1VWNyVkVsVjA1bTA0dGo3L0F0QT09&from=addon
 Meeting ID: 919 3548 6963
 Passcode: 790157

 

 



INTERN SEMINAR

EACH PRESENTOR’S SEMINAR IS 25 MINUTES

 

 

 

 

January 14

Presenter

Betsy Larsen

Elisabeth Fox

Specialty Area

Equine Medicine & Surgery

SA Medicine & Surgery

Advisor

Dr. Martha Scharf, Assistant Teaching Professor

Dr. Derek Fox, Professor

Title

Treatment of deep digital flexor tendon lesions within the navicular bursa with endoscopic debridement and mesenchymal stem cells in horses: 29 cases

The Evaluation of Commercially Available Paw Traction Products for Dogs

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall and Zoom https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/97872507694?pwd=bVlHMUpkZ2pLNDFkU1FkQ3Y5RTI1Zz09&from=addon
Meeting ID: 978 7250 7694

Passcode: 770855

 

January 21

Presenter

Kate Dark

Alexandra Warren

Specialty Area

SA Medicine & Surgery

Equine Medicine & Surgery

Advisor

Dr. Bryan Torres, Assistant Professor

Dr. Megan McCracken, Associate Teaching Professor

Title

Pericardial Effusion in Dogs

Large Colon Volvulus in Thoroughbred Broodmares

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall and Zoom https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/93630712151?pwd=MDQxUWdVL01qbzZGRmZEWXgxWHRSdz09&from=addon
 Meeting ID: 936 3071 2151
 Passcode: 320258

 

 

January 28 No Seminar – MVMA

 

February 4

Presenter

Johanna Klein

Kate Olson

Specialty Area

Equine Medicine & Surgery

SA Medicine & Surgery

Advisor

Dr. Megan McCracken, Associate Teaching Professor

Dr. Jeff Bryan, Professor

Title

Strangles: More Than a Runny Nose

Acute management of sepsis in the neutropenic cancer patient

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall and Zoom https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/97932037443?pwd=dVpDYmpiYXJDK1QvTW92T0tJbTEyQT09&from=addon
 Meeting ID: 979 3203 7443
 Passcode: 269718

 

February 11

Presenter

Kara Majors

Natalie Heape

Specialty Area

SA Medicine & Surgery

SA Medicine & Surgery

Advisor

Dr. Sissy Hong, Clinical Instructor

Dr. Megan Mickelson, Assistant Professor

Title

Status Epilepticus: A review of emergency therapy

Primary Lung Tumors in Dogs

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall and Zoom https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/96545762318?pwd=MVFFUnBSTEtEM0Radmw1YmlGR3Bwdz09&from=addon
 Meeting ID: 965 4576 2318
 Passcode: 160424

 

 

February 18

Presenter

Erica Rehnblom

Marcus Marella

Specialty Area

SA Medicine & Surgery

SA Medicine & Surgery

Advisor

Dr. David Hutcheson, Assistant Teaching Professor

Dr. Tony Mann, Professor

Title

Axillary lymphadenectomy in dogs: a description of surgical technique

Blood in the belly: Approaching hemoabdomens on emergency

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall and Zoom https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/99877647759?pwd=eVM2SkZlZnVTZE5YNE1mdmpyRnNIQT09&from=addon
 Meeting ID: 998 7764 7759
 Passcode: 041204

 

February 25

Presenter

Samuel Bennett

Kaitlyn Junkin

Specialty Area

FA Medicine & Surgery

SA Internal Medicine

Advisor

Dr. Kelsey Walker, Clinical Instructor

Dr. Kelley Varner, Assistant Teaching Professor

Title

Assessment of Cerebrospinal Fluid Analysis and Survival Outcomes in South American Camelids: A Retrospective Study

Blood Transfusion Reactions in the Canine Patient

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall and Zoom https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/96739224928?pwd=bExkMmUzS1BTcFB3REdmZDdsbzE1QT09&from=addon
 Meeting ID: 967 3922 4928
 Passcode: 095842

 


THIRD YEAR RE S I D E N T

50 MINUTE S E M I N A R S

 

 

 

 

March 4

Presenter

Joe Kowal, DVM

Specialty Area

Neurology and Neurosurgery

Advisor

Dr. Joan Coates, Professor

Title

Electrical Impedance Myography in Dogs with Degenerative Myelopathy

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall and Zoom https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/95264248797?pwd=QUNLTkRpWmpzdUV5aXNNczVCbWgzUT09&from=addon
 Meeting ID: 952 6424 8797
 Passcode: 744152

 

March 11

Presenter

Gabriela Baers, DVM

Specialty Area

Diagnostic Radiology

Advisor

Dr. Jodi Matheson, Associate Teaching Professor

Title

Imaging Canine Elbow Dysplasia: Not So Humerus

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall and Zoom https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/93607797568?pwd=UTFNTUlzWjQxa05qbHJYNTIxd2RyZz09&from=addon
Meeting ID: 936 0779 7568
 Passcode: 640593

 

March 18

Presenter

Lauren Ross, DVM

Specialty Area

Oncology

Advisor

Dr. Jeff Bryan, Professor

Title

PET for Staging Canine Lymphoma - The Gold Standard May Only Be Bronze

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall and Zoom https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/99718284511?pwd=WXU4SytVRHJlMDlIL3ozZTdySWF3dz09&from=addon
 Meeting ID: 997 1828 4511
 Passcode: 094337

 

March 25

Presenter

Alyssa Przydrozn, DVM

Specialty Area

Oncology

Advisor

Dr. Jeffrey Bryan, Professor

Title

Toceranib Phosphate: Let's TOC About It

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall and Zoom https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/97914271468?pwd=Ri9NbzNqU09tZWFzMnNVMW5hQzUzUT09&from=addon
 Meeting ID: 979 1427 1468
 Passcode: 226414

 

April 1 –Thesis Defense

Presenter

Allison Fuchs, DVM

Specialty Area

Ophthalmology

Advisor

Dr. Elizabeth Giuliano, Professor

Title

TOPICAL THERAPEUTIC STRATEGIES FOR THE TREATMENT OF CORNEAL FIBROSIS IN VETERINARY SPECIES

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall and Zoom https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/91031285826?pwd=d1FPWldJMDNraUt0ZUpJWk9ERjhQdz09&from=addon
 Meeting ID: 910 3128 5826
 Passcode: 931083

 

 

April 8

Presenter

John Winston, DVM

Specialty Area

Small Animal Surgery

Advisor

Dr. David Hutcheson, Assistant Teaching Professor

Title

Modified Heller myotomy with Dor fundoplication: A surgical option for lower esophageal sphincter achalasia-like syndrome in dogs

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall and Zoom https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/97277991407?pwd=U0g5cjlhZ1g3SmtSTG9EVFlFL3FIdz09&from=addon
 Meeting ID: 972 7799 1407
 Passcode: 409223

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

April 15

Presenter

Charlotte Marquis, BVM&S (Hons), MRCVS

Specialty Area

Anesthesia

Advisor

Dr. Alex Bukoski, Associate Professor

Title

Comparison of 4 Cleaning Protocols for Small Animal Endotracheal Tube Disinfection

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall and Zoom https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/91301097003?pwd=SVNEcTYxcXJ5blZVQU9NT1d3V3ZVZz09&from=addon
Meeting ID: 913 0109 7003
Passcode: 810384

 

 

April 22 - Thesis Defense

Presenter

 

Lyndsey Hayden, DVM

Specialty Area

 

Equine Surgery

Advisor

 

Dr. Megan McCracken, Associate Teaching Professor

Title

 

Evaluation of a relatively hyperosmolar irrigation solution for use in equine femorotibial arthroscopy

Location

 

A301 Clydesdale Hall and Zoom https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/94361619757?pwd=SExVNjFVTlNFNk1UVHBENzA0NkdYQT09&from=addon
Meeting ID: 943 6161 9757
 Passcode: 514227

 

April 29

Presenter

Samantha Haw, DVM

Specialty Area

Food Animal Production

Advisor

Dr. John Middleton, Professor

Title

Intramammary infections in lactating Jersey cows: Prevalence of pathogens and association of pathogen type with milk somatic cell count and persistence of infection

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall and Zoom https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/93123001548?pwd=SXg0ZXI1UW1meHJ1bW9ZRzJMSmRnQT09&from=addon
 Meeting ID: 931 2300 1548
 Passcode: 655274

 

May 6 – CVM Research Day

 

May 13 – CVM Graduation

 

 

May 20

Presenter

Luis Rivero, DVM

Specialty Area

Food Animal Medicine and Surgery

Advisor

Dr. Pamela Adkins, Assistant Professor

Title

Blood cultures, acute phase proteins, and outcomes in sick neonatal beef calves

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall and Zoom https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/94921234263?pwd=Q2taQ090cXA3YW1DZktpckhtOTd0UT09&from=addon
Meeting ID: 949 2123 4263
Passcode: 050585

 

 

May 27

Presenter

 

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June 3

Presenter

Sebastian Mejia, DVM

Specialty Area

Small Animal Surgery

Advisor

Dr. Owen Skinner, Assistant Professor

Title

Advances in Total Joint Replacement in Small Animals

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall and Zoom https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/91554346899?pwd=N0Fxd1poZm1Ic2hoQVpObTNacGtVUT09&from=addon
 Meeting ID: 915 5434 6899
 Passcode: 617548

 

June 10

Presenter

Ashton Story, DVM

Specialty Area

Small Animal Surgery

Advisor

Dr. Derek Fox, Professor

Title

Comparison of four surgical techniques to correct excessive tibial slope in dogs: a theoretical radiographic analysis

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall and Zoom https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/97101654296?pwd=NHRBSXJhUy9KNVh4MEdvN1FzMzd1UT09&from=addon
 Meeting ID: 971 0165 4296
 Passcode: 966062

 

June 17

Presenter

Sebastian Mejia, DVM

Specialty Area

Small Animal Surgery

Advisor

Dr. Owen Skinner, Assistant Professor

Title

Canine Cruciate Ligament Disease: An Update on Treatment Strategies

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall and Zoom https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/93689044462?pwd=UUwvUitXQlVkak91d0pnOUtmN1hsdz09&from=addon
 Meeting ID: 936 8904 4462
 Passcode: 388258

 

June 24 (ACVIM)

Presenter

Logan Funk, DVM

Specialty Area

Cardiology

Advisor

Dr. Stacey Leach, Associate Teaching Professor

Title

Canine Reverse Patent Ductus Arteriosus

Location

Zoom https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/97806452523?pwd=MnJvTUJrdlFrbUNYTDdnZTRjeGZYdz09&from=addon
 Meeting ID: 978 0645 2523
 Passcode: 193922

 

July 1 – Thesis Defense

Presenter

Hayley Ashworth, BVSc

Specialty Area

Radiation Oncology

Advisor

Dr. Charlie Maitz, Assistant Professor

Title

Hayley’s Comet: a quantitative evaluation of DNA damage from irradiation of feline oral squamous cell carcinoma cells

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall and Zoom https://umsystem.zoom.us/j/95648010005?pwd=c1hWdEIyZnlIZjBaSU5URnVQaVZhQT09&from=addon
 Meeting ID: 956 4801 0005
 Passcode: 495022

 

July 8 (Blank for adjustment in schedule)

Presenter

 

Specialty Area

 

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Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall

 

July 15

Presenter

 

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Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall

 

July 22  ** 1st year Resident – 25 minute seminar **

Presenter

Emma Vassajo, DVM

Specialty Area

Zoological Medicine

Advisor

Dr Kari Musgrave – Staff Veterinarian, St. Louis Zoo

Title

 

Location

A301 Clydesdale Hall

 

 

July 29

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A301 Clydesdale Hall

 

Thank you!  The 2022-2023 VM&S Resident-Intern Seminar Series will begin on July 22, 2022

 

Last updated 6/21/2022