2018 UC Davis 11th Annual Back to School: Speaker Notes

Saturday, July 21, 2018

Surgical Track

Heidi Reuss-Lamky, LVT, FFCP, VTS: Beating the ‘Bugs’—Sterilization is Instrumental

Heidi Reuss-Lamky, LVT, FFCP, VTS: Keys to High Level Disinfection andSterilization

Heidi Reuss-Lamky, LVT, FFCP, VTS: Role of the Veterinary Surgical ScrubNurse

Heidi Reuss-Lamky, LVT, FFCP, VTS: “Oh, Sew Easy”—Understanding SutureMaterials

Anesthesia Track

Stephen Cital RVT, RLAT, SRA, VTS: Small Animal Anesthesia: Doing Things Right, Part I & Part II

Stephen Cital RVT, RLAT, SRA, VTS: Block the Box: Getting Away From Mask and Box Induction Techniques

Stephen Cital RVT, RLAT, SRA, VTS – Lab Animal (OC): Local and Regional Nerve Blocks

Systems Review & Common Diseases Track

Sean Hulsebosch, DVM, DACVIM: Respiratory Review (PPT slides)

Sean Hulsebosch, DVM, DACVIM: Canine Respiratory Diseases (PPT slides)

Sean Hulsebosch, DVM, DACVIM: Feline Respiratory Diseases (PPT slides)

Ken Yagi RVT, VTS (ECC) (SAIM): Nursing Care of the Respiratory Patient

Systems Review & Common Diseases Track

Lance Visser, DVM, MS, DACVIM: Cardiac System Review (PPT slides)

Lance Visser, DVM, MS, DACVIM: Canine Cardiac Diseases (PPT slides)

Lance Visser, DVM, MS, DACVIM: Feline Cardiac Diseases (PPT slides)

Ken Yagi RVT, VTS (ECC) (SAIM): Nursing Care of the Cardiac Patient

Professional Development Track

Rob Starkey, PsyD: Wellness (PPT slides)

Rob Starkey, PsyD: Compassion Fatigue (PPT slides)

Sandy Gregory, M Ed, RVT, CCRA: How we Can Help Ourselves Feel Better

Maurice Pitesky, DVM, MPVM, DACVPM: Basic Resources and Husbandry in Backyard Poultry

Foundations In Practice Track

Ilana Halperin, DVM: Updates in Preventive Care

Ilana Halperin, DVM: Current Trends in General Practice (PPT slides)

Lauren Eichstadt Forsythe, PharmD, FSVHP: Considerations for Compounded Medications (PPT slides)

Sandy Gregory, M Ed, RVT, CCRA: That Looks Painful

Saturday Workshop

Robin Niemi, BS, RVT: Drug Calculations: Back to Basics and Beyond

Sunday, July 22, 2018

Emergency and Critical Care Track

Jamie Burkitt, DVM, DACVECC: Initial Assessment of the Emergency Patient

Simon Hagley, BVSc, MRCVS: Managing Respiratory Emergencies

Ron Li DVM, PhD, DACVECC: Managing Cardiovascular Emergencies

Julie Eveland-Baker, RVT, VTS: Nursing Care Protocols for the Critically Ill Patient

Dentistry and Imaging Track

Kimi Kan-Rohrer, BS, RDH: Establishing Dental Standards of Care (PPT slides)

Kimi Kan-Rohrer, BS, RDH: Dental Instrumentation and Care (PPT slides)

Michele Santoro: Radiation Safety

Katie Moore: Ultrasound: Beyond the Fluid Check

System Review & Common Diseases Track

Brian Hardy, DVM, MS, DACVIM: Practical Review of GI Function and Physiology

Brian Hardy, DVM, MS, DACVIM: Diseases and Diagnosis in Canine Gastroenterology

Brian Hardy, DVM, MS, DACVIM: Common GI Disorders of Cats

Ken Yagi RVT, VTS (ECC) (SAIM): Nursing Care of The GI Patient

Systems Review & Common Diseases Track

Carrie Palm, DVM, DACVIM: Renal System Review

Carrie Palm, DVM, DACVIM: Canine Renal Diseases

Carrie Palm, DVM, DACVIM: Feline Renal Disease

Ken Yagi RVT, VTS (ECC) (SAIM): Nursing Care of the Renal Patient

Foundations In Practice Track

Michelle Borchardt RVT, KPA-CTP: Non-Prescription Treatments for Anxiety in Dogs and Cats

Kristen Sein, RVT, VTS: Poke 'Em if Ya Got 'Em: Approaching Lumps and Bumps

Melissa Cavazos, MS, RVT: Pet Insurance Reviews

Melissa Cavazos, MS, RVT: Treatment Room Organization (PPT slides)

Sunday Workshop

Canceled due to low enrollment

Nina Toebe, RVT, VTS & Judy Schettler: Every Day Diagnostics in Dermatology