Mount Laurel Animal Hospital offers a range of exceptional veterinary continuing education (CE) programs  to help all industry professionals expand their knowledge, develop their skills and continuously improve the quality of care they offer their patients.

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Anesthesia & Pain Management Symposium

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 23 • EARN 5 RACE CREDITS
Location: Mount Laurel Animal Hospital Event Auditorium

SCHEDULE
9am-9:30am: Sign In and Registration
9:30am-10:30am: Dr. Andrea Canniglia
10:30am-11:30am: Karen Roach, CVT, VTS
11:30am-12:30pm: LUNCH
12:30pm-1:30pm: Liz Vetrano, CVT
1:30pm-2:30pm: Dr. Caroline Garzotto
2:30pm-3:30pm: Dr. Bryce Dooley
3:30pm-4pm: Networking

Dr. Andrea Caniglia - Anesthesia for Patients with Common Cardiovascular Diseases
Review physiology of cardiac disease, pre-anesthetic evaluation and diagnostics, drug selection, perioperative monitoring, anticipating and managing common perioperative complications.

Karen Roach, CVT, VTS - Analgesia for the Emergency and Critical Care Patient
Will discuss definitions related to pain and pain control, commonly used analgesia drugs in emergency and critical care settings, pain scoring systems, consequences of untreated pain, how patient comfort and stress levels affect pain perception, non-pharmacologic measures to help with pain control.

Liz Vetrano, CVT - No-Bunny Panic! The Basics of Rabbit Pain Management and Anesthesia
Discuss the basics of rabbit pain management and anesthesia, review anatomy and physiology, proper handling and restraint methods, and the pre-anesthetic physical.

Dr. Caroline Garzotto - Pain Management - A Surgeon's Perspective
How to manage pain using a multi-modal approach. Pre-op, peri-op, post-op, and chronic pain management are discussed.

Dr. Bryce Dooley - Understandin' Prostaglandin: A Review Of Inflammatory Pain And The Use of NSAIDS
Reviewing the inflammatory cascade and how currently available NSAIDs target for acute and chronic pain control. The lecture will also include new developments in NSAIDs, side effects, and an overview of safety and efficacy studies in companion animals.

ALL LECTURES ARE RACE APPROVED

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Dr. Andrea Caniglia
Anesthesiologist


Liz Vetrano, CVT
Exotics Lead 

Dr. Caroline Garzotto
Surgeon

Dr. Bryce Dooley
Anesthesiologist

 


Geriatric Lameness

Presented by Dr. Michelle Rupp
Our four-legged companions are living longer these days and it is our responsibility to help them through the aging process. Join us to learn effective ways to make our senior patients more comfortable.
This presentation is open to veterinarians and technicians.
This lecture is pending RACE approval (1 CE Hour).
Date: COMING THIS MARCH
Location: Mount Laurel Animal Hospital Event Auditorium

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MICHELLE RUPP, VMD, CCRT
Rehabilitation & Pain Management

 


Doctor Symposium

EARN 6 RACE CREDITS.
Doctor Symposium presented by the Specialists of Mount Laurel Animal Hospital
Neurology: 9am
Dermatology: 10:15am
Ophthalmology: 11:30am
LUNCH: 12:45
Rehabilitation: 1:15pm
Behavioral Medicine: 2:30pm
Internal Medicine: 3:45pm
Date: COMING THIS APRIL
Location: Mount Laurel Animal Hospital Event Auditorium

RSVP COMING SOON

 


CSR BOOTCAMP

EARN 4 RACE CREDITS.
How to deal with difficult clients 9am
Mastering The Phone 10:15am
Creating The Ultimate Client Experience 11:30am
Quantity vs. Quality: Articulating Value 12:45pm
Date: COMING THIS MAY
Location: Mount Laurel Animal Hospital Event Auditorium

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Reptile Husbandry

Presented by Dr. Alissa Rassin
This presentation is open to veterinarians and technicians.
This lecture is pending RACE approval (1 CE Hour).
Date: COMING THIS SEPTEMBER!
Time: 7pm Registration & Dinner, lecture begins at 7:30pm
Location: Mount Laurel Animal Hospital Event Auditorium
RSVP INFORMATION COMING SOON
Alissa Rassin, VMD
Avian & Exotics Veterinarian

 


PAST EVENTS

Down With Derm: Zebras the uncommon, emergent and biopsied

Presented by Dr. Fiona Lee (Dermatologist)

Dermatology is challenging because many diseases look similar. When we hear hoofbeats, we’re trained to think “horses,” but sometimes, there are truly “zebra” dermergencies. We’ll discuss indications for biopsies and examples of skin diseases that are just off the beaten path.
Date: Tuesday, July 9
Time: 6:30pm – 8pm
Location: Maggiano’s
2000 NJ-38, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
Check-In/Registration: 6:30pm
Dinner & Lecture: 7pm – 8pm
Pending Race Approval
Proudly Sponsored By Merck Animal Health

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VET_Lee animals

Fiona Lee, DACVD
Dermatologist
BIO

 

When Neurologic and Neurochemical Wiring in the Brain Goes Wrong: better living through chemistry

Presented by Dr. Philip Cohen (Neurologist) and Dr. Shana Gilbert-Gregory (Behavioral Medicine Clinician)

RACE APPROVED – 2 Credits
Date: Thursday, June 20
Time: 7pm – 9pm
Location: Mount Laurel Animal Hospital Event Auditorium

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Philip Cohen, VMD, DACVIM
Neurologist
BIO

Shana Gilbert-Gregory, VMD, MS, DACVB
Behavioral Medicine Clinician
BIO

 

Technician Symposium

EARN 6 RACE CREDITS 

BREAKFAST 8am

Karen Roach, RVT, VTS – A Touch of Triage 8:30am
How to properly and thoroughly triage.

Morgan Rodgers, BS & Fiona Lee, VMD, DACVD, MBA – Dermatology: Making the ‘rash’ decision 9:45am
Making the best out of a Derm related GP appointment.

Wendi Rensman, CVT – Staging Periodontal Disease • 11am
Review of normal and abnormal oral anatomy, the basics of periodontal disease in our patients, extra oral & intra oral examination and equipment used.

LUNCH 12:15pm – 1:15pm

Elizabeth Vetrano, CVT – The importance of proper husbandry for exotics patients 1:30pm
This lecture will give a brief overview of the basics of husbandry with various exotics species.

Jean L Tomaselli, CVT, KPA-CTP – Practical solutions for low stress handling 2:45pm

We are becoming aware of the challenges that arise when implementing low stress handling in our veterinary facilities. What’s working for the practices who ARE making progress?

Tasha McNerney, CVT, CVPP, VTS – Parameter Party: How to love monitoring anesthesia 4pm
Make sense of all those anesthesia monitoring parameters and feel more confident with patients under anesthesia. Discover the one anesthetic tool you cant live without, and the one you already have but aren’t using enough.

LECTURES ARE RACE APPROVED

Date: Sunday, June 9
Time: 8am – 5pm
Location: Mount Laurel Animal Hospital Event Auditorium

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Karen Roach, RVT, VTS

Morgan Rodgers, BS

Fiona Lee, VMD, DACVD, MBA

Wendy Rensman, CVT

Elizabeth Vetrano, CVT

Jean L Tomaselli, CVT, KPA-CTP

 

Tasha McNerney, CVT, CVPP, VTS

 

 

 

Otitis & Diagnostic Cytology

Otitis (Fiona Lee, VMD, DACVD, MBA)
Diagnostic Cytology (Khush Banajee, DVM, PhD, DACVP)

This presentation is open to veterinarians and technicians.

This lecture is pending RACE approval (2 CE Hours).

Date: Thursday, April 4
Time: 7pm
Location: Mount Laurel Animal Hospital Event Auditorium

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Fiona Lee, VMD, DACVD, MBA
Dermatologist
Khush Banajee, DVM, PhD, DACVP
Clinical Pathologist

Surgical & Oncologic Treatment Of Hemangiosarcoma

Updates and review of the management of Hemangiosarcoma
Surgical Treatment (Jessica Kinsey, DVM, DACVS)
Oncologic Treatment (Angela Taylor, DVM, DACVIM)

Board certified specialists Dr. Jessica Kinsey (surgery) and Dr. Angela Taylor (medical oncology) discuss approaches to managing canine hemangiosarcoma patients. We will review stabilization, surgical techniques, adjuvant chemotherapy protocols and prognoses, incorporating the current literature to discuss new treatment options. This will be followed by an interactive discussion among participants.

This lecture is RACE approved for 2 CE hours and is open to Veterinarians and Veterinary Technicians.

Date: Thursday, February 7
Time: 7pm
Location: Mount Laurel Animal Hospital Event Auditorium

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Jessica Kinsey DVM, DACVS
Surgeon
Angela Taylor DVM, DACVIM
Oncologist