The Department of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery's

2013-2014

Weekly Resident and Intern Seminar Series

Presented at the College of Veterinary Medicine

Fridays, 12:00 noon

 

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

 

For additional information, please contact

Connie Sievert at 573-882-1807, or by email:  sievertc@missouri.edu

 

 

 


S E N I O R   RE S I D E N T

50 MINUTE S E M I N A R S

 

2013

 

Aug 9

Presenter

Dr. Deborah Horwitz and Resident Dr Amy Pike

Specialty Area

Behaviorist

Title

Understanding canine and feline behavior to help enhance clinical visits and wellness.

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Aug 16

Presenter

Thomas Hanson

Specialty Area

Diagnostic Radiology

Advisor

Dr. Jimmy Lattimer

Title

CT: More Than You Need to Know

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Aug 23

Presenter

Beth Tynan, DVM

Specialty Area

Small Animal Emergency Critical Care

Advisor

Dr Tony Mann

Title

Platelets, platelets, platelets

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Aug 30

Presenter

Rachel Halpin

Specialty Area

Small Animal Emergency Critical Care

Advisor

Dr. Tony Mann

Title

Disseminated Intravascular Coagulopathy

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Sept 6

Presenter

Marco Lopes

Specialty Area

Equine Medicine

Advisor

Dr. Kevin Keegan

Title

Wireless force measuring shoes for lameness detection in horses

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Sept 13

Presenter

Charles Maitz

Specialty Area

Radiation Oncology

Advisor

Dr. Jimmy Lattimer

Title

Boron Neutron Capture Therapy in humans, the laboratory and in veterinary patients

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Sept 20

Presenter

Dr. Josh Schaeffer

Specialty Area

Food Animal Production & Population Medicine

Advisor

Dr. Dusty Nagy

Title

Swine Production Biosecurity

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Sept 27

Presenter

Jessica Knapp, DVM

Specialty Area

Small Animal Surgery

Advisor

Dr. Derek Fox

Title

Physeal physiology and long bone development

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Oct 4

Presenter

Kevin Donnelly

Specialty Area

Comparative Ophthalmology

Advisor

Dr. Elizabeth Giuliano

Title

Equine corneal scarring: less is more.

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Oct 11

Presenter

Kimberly Loyd, DVM

Specialty Area

AVS – SA Internal Medicine

Advisor

Dr. Leah Cohn

Title

Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Dogs

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Oct 18

Presenter

Sarah Clay, DVM

Specialty Area

Cardiology

Advisor

Dr. Deborah Fine

Title

Noonan Syndrome with Multiple Lentigenes: From Mutation to Phenotype

Location

W233 Vet Med Bldg – please note change of room

 

Oct 25 (Cancelled)

Presenter

Stephanie Knapp, DVM

Specialty Area

Diagnostic Radiology

Advisor

Dr. Cristi Cook

Title

PET imaging in veterinary medicine

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Nov 1

Presenter

Julie Trzil, DVM

Specialty Area

Small Animal Internal Medicine

Advisor

Dr. Carol Reinero

Title

THESIS DEFENSE:  Longitudinal evaluation of effects of mesenchymal stem cells in feline allergic asthma

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Nov 7 (Rescheduled from 10/25/13)

Presenter

Stephanie Knapp, DVM

Specialty Area

Diagnostic Radiology

Advisor

Dr. Cristi Cook

Title

PET imaging in veterinary medicine

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Nov 8

Presenter

Pamela Fry

Specialty Area

Food Animal Medicine and Surgery

Advisor

Dr. John Middleton

Title

Heifer Mastitis

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Nov 15  

Presenter

Christine Sibigtroth, DVM

Specialty Area

Neurology & Neurosurgery

Advisor

Dr. Joan Coates

Title

“Does neuroinflammation play a role in canine degenerative myelopathy?” 

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Nov 22

Presenter

Lindsay Donnelly, DVM

Specialty Area

Oncology

Advisor

Dr. Sandra Bechtel

Title

Influence of sex hormones on cancer risk and pathogenesis

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Nov 28

NO SEMINAR  -  Thanksgiving Weekend

 

 

 

Dec 6

Presenter

Nicholas Archambault, DVM

Specialty Area

Neurology & Neurosurgery

Advisor

Dr. Joan Coates

Title

Current diagnostic approach and emerging treatments for cerebrovascular accidents

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Dec 13

Presenter

Ignacio Idoate, DVM

Specialty Area

Food Animal Medicine and Surgery

Advisor

Dr. Meera Heller

Title

Acute phase proteins, a novel approach to diagnosis of Bovine respiratory disease

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Dec 20

Presenter

Chamisa Herrera, DVM

Specialty Area

Oncology

Advisor

Dr. Jeff Bryan

Title

The Spectrum of Canine Histiocytic Disease: Separating the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

 

Dec 27

NO SEMINAR  -  VMTH on Holiday Schedule

 

 

 

2014

Jan 3

Presenter

Ryan McCally, DVM

Specialty Area

Small Animal Surgery

Advisor

Dr. Derek Fox

Title

Orthobiologics: Applications in Canine Tendon/Ligament Injuries and Osteoarthritis

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Jan 10

Presenter

Meredith Sherrill, DVM

Specialty Area

Small Animal Internal Medicine

Advisor

Dr. Leah Cohn

Title

The host immune response to ticks: cats, Lone Star ticks, and beyond

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Jan 17

Presenter

Dr. Rob Daniel 

Specialty Area

Neurology & Neurosurgery

Advisor

Dr. Dennis O’Brien

Title

Swarms of bees, staring at cats and splice variants…Feline Myotonia Congenita

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Jan 24

Presenter

Brian Flesner, DVM

Specialty Area

Oncology

Advisor

Dr. Jeff Bryan

Title

THESIS DEFENSE - Methylation and Lymphoma: a New Way to View Resistance and Therapy

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Jan 31

NO SEMINAR  -  Missouri Veterinary Medical Association Convention, Osage Beach, MO

 

 

 

Feb 7

Presenter

Allison Wara, DVM

Specialty Area

Clinical Nutrition

Advisor

Dr. Robert Backus

Title

Estrogen replacement effects on insulin sensitivity and glucose tolerance in at-risk cats for feline diabetes

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Feb 14 (Cancelled due to inclement weather in St Louis)

Presenter

Amy Alexander, DVM

Specialty Area

Zoological Medicine

Advisor

Dr. Luis Padilla

Title

Diseases at the domestic animal and wildlife interface: Gastrointestinal parasites of domestic pets and lemurs in Madagascar

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Feb 21

Presenter

Rhodes Bell, DVM

Specialty Area

Equine Surgery

Advisor

Dr. Shannon Reed

Title

Objective Lameness Evaluation of the Horse

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

 


1st-year  R E S I D E N T  S E M I N A R S

EACH PRESENTOR’S SEMINAR IS 25 MINUTES

 

Feb 28

Presenter

Christa Bernhard, DVM

and

James Schachtel, DVM

Specialty Area

SA Emergency Critical Care

Radiology

Advisor

Dr. Carol Reinero

Dr. Jimmy Lattimer

 Title

Decreasing morbidity associated with diagnostic airway lavage in pet cats

Pathophysiology and classification of tendinopathies: a comparative viewpoint

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Mar 7

Presenter

Kristina Gronkiewicz

and

Erin Kishi

Specialty Area

Ophthalmology

Small Animal Surgery

Advisor

Dr. Elizabeth Giuliano

Dr. Mirae Wood

Title

Corneal Wound Healing in Veterinary Ophthalmology: Current Understanding and New Horizons

An alternative to amputation: limb-sparing surgery

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Mar 21

Presenter

Grobman, Megan, DVM

and

Talli Hogen, DVM

Specialty Area

Small Animal Internal Medicine

SA Emergency Critical Care

Advisor

Dr. Carol Reinero

Dr. Marie Kerl

Title

Where’s Waldo, using PET/CT for in cases of fever of unknown origin

Biomarkers of sepsis and clinical decision making: Directions in veterinary medicine

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Mar 28

Presenter

Lauren Young, DVM

and

Melissa Carpentier, DVM

Specialty Area

Nutrition

Neurology/ Neurosurgery

Advisor

Dr. Robert Backus

Dr. Dennis O’Brien

Title

Increasing awareness of vitamin D in veterinary medicine

An introduction to 3D solitary sequence MR imaging of the dog spine

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

 



I N T E R N  S E M I N A R S

EACH PRESENTOR’S SEMINAR IS 25 MINUTES

 

Apr 4  - (blank for adjustment in schedule)

Presenter

 

and

 

Specialty Area

 

 

Advisor

 

 

Title

 

 

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg  

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Apr 11

Presenter

Adrienne Haley, DVM

and

Todd Marlo, DVM

Specialty Area

STS/Research –Webster Groves

Small Animal Medicine & Surgery

Advisor

Dr. Tony Mann

Dr. Stacey Leach

Title

Perioperative red blood cell transfusion requirement for various surgical procedures in dogs

A review of aortic thromboembolism

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

Apr 18

Presenter

Jamie Zimmerman, DVM

and

Kari Swanson, DVM

Specialty Area

Equine Medicine and Surgery

Small Animal Medicine & Surgery

Advisor

Dr. Joanne Kramer

Dr. Derek Fox

Title

Equine metabolic syndrome

Low-Level Laser Therapy: Shedding Some Light on its Clinical Uses and Misuses

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

 

Apr 25

NO SEMINAR  - Comparative Orthopaedic Day

 

 

 

May 2

Presenter

Beth Hochreiter, DVM

and

Jeremy Shomper, DVM

Specialty Area

Equine Medicine and Surgery

Small Animal Medicine & Surgery

Advisor

Dr. Shannon Reed

Dr. Joan Coates

Title

An Update on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Proximal Suspensory Ligament Desmitis

 

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

May 9

NO SEMINAR -  Phi Zeta Research Day

 

May 16

NO SEMINAR -  CVM Graduation

 

May 23

Presenter

Ashley Navin, DVM

and

Shirley Chu, DVM

Specialty Area

Equine Medicine and Surgery

Small Animal Medicine & Surgery

Advisor

Dr. Allison LaCarrubba

Dr. Jeffrey Bryan

Title

 

 

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

May 30

Presenter

Mark Harmon, DVM

and

Sarah Rippy, DVM

Specialty Area

Cardiology – Webster Groves

Oncology

Advisor

Dr. Deborah Fine

Dr. Jeffrey Bryan

Title

 

 

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg  

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

June 6 (CE Credit not offered)

Presenter

Allison Kenzig, DVM

Specialty Area

Small Animal Medicine & Surgery

Advisor

Dr. Mirae Wood

Title

 

Location

W235 Vet Med Bldg

 

      Thank you!  The VM&S Resident-Intern Seminar Series will resume in August of 2014.