2018 Wildlife & Exotic Animal Symposium Speaker Notes

Saturday, February 24, 2018

Track RVT

Jody Nugent-Deal: Fun With Pharmacology - Anesthetic and Analgesic Drugs

Jody Nugent-Deal: Anesthesia - Moving Beyond the Induction Chamber

Jody Nugent-Deal: Avian and Reptilian Anesthetic Techniques

Nikki Rochin: Avian Radiology

Dr. Brian Stacy: PLENARY SPEAKER | Veterinary Medicine and Sea Turtle Conservation: A Resource Agency Perspective

Nikki Rochin: Reptile Radiology

Kristina Palmer: The “Tooth” About Dental Disease in Rabbits and Rodents

Kristina Palmer: Nutrition For Exotics

Track AEMC

Dr. Christoph Mans: Sedation in Birds, Reptiles and Small Mammals – So Easy to Handle | PPT slides

Dr. Jill Heatley: Tortoise and Turtle Radiography - What Is Hiding Inside the Shell

Dr. Christoph Mans: Anesthesia & Pain Management in Chinchillas – The Old & The New (abstract) | PPT slides

Dr. Jill Heatley: Avian Diagnostic Testing – Beyond the CBC and Chemistry Panel

Dr. Brian Stacy: PLENARY SPEAKER | Veterinary Medicine and Sea Turtle Conservation: A Resource Agency Perspective

Dr. Kathryn Phillips: Koi Radiographs and Ultrasound – Getting Soaking Wet with Fish

Dr. Jill Heatley: Avian Bornavirus & Proventricular Dilation Disease: More Than You Think

Track WAAM

Dr. Mike Murray: Aquarium Animal Welfare

Dr. Robert Poppenga: Canary in the Cannabis Field: How the Fisher Illuminated the Conservation Concerns from Cannabis Cultivation on California’s Forest Lands

Dr. Nicole Stacy: Cytology of Aquatic Species: a Valuable Adjunct Tool During Necropsy Examinations

Student Presenters: Student Research Abstract Presentations (no notes)

Dr. Brian Stacy: PLENARY SPEAKER | Veterinary Medicine and Sea Turtle Conservation: A Resource Agency Perspective

Dr. Jackie Gai: Special Needs of Geriatric Captive Wild Animals

Dr. Allison Daugherty: Wildlife Rehabilitation - A Series of Case Studies

Dr. Brian Stacy, Dr. Allison Daugherty, Dr. Jackie Gai, Dr. Janessa Gjeltema: Careers in Wildlife Panel (no notes)

Sunday, February 25, 2018

Track AEMC

Dr. Christoph Mans: Reptile Drug Therapy - More Than Ceftazidime (abstract) | PPT slides

Dr. Christoph Mans: Dental Disease in Chinchillas – from Diagnostic to Treatment (abstract) | PPT slides

Dr. Molly Gleeson: Reproductive Diseases in the Female Rabbit – More Than Uterine Adenocarcinoma

Dr. Drury Reavill: Recognition of Gross Lesions in Birds - What You Don’t Want to Miss

Dr. Ashley Zehnder: PLENARY SPEAKER | Cancer In Wildlife and Exotic Animals: A Comparative Point of View

Dr. Brenna Fitzgerald: Chicken Parasites - The Ins and Outs

Dr. Niklos Weber: Racing Pigeon Medicine and How to Look Up Their Bands

Track WAAM

Dr. Louden Wright: Reptile Analgesia (outline) | Reptile Analgesia (PPT)

Dr. Brandon Munk: Chronic Wasting Disease

Dr. Winston Vickers: Thinking Outside the Box - Veterinarians Getting Creative and Stepping Outside Comfort Zones to Enhance Conservation of Mountain Lions and Other Wildlife in California

Dr. Nicole Stacy: Clinical Chemistry in Non-Domestic Species: a Comparative Perspective

Dr. Ashley Zehnder: PLENARY SPEAKER | Cancer In Wildlife and Exotic Animals: A Comparative Point of View

Dr. Shawn Johnson: Domoic Acid in Marine Mammals Along the California Coast

Dr. Claire Simeone: Marine Mammal Medicine/Pinniped Medicine – Therapies to Improve Treatment of Corneal Ulcers and Pneumonia in California Sea Lions