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					                                                                                                                          San Diego VMA Annual                                  SPEAKERS                                                                 HOTEL
      Presorted Standard

                                  PERMIT NO. 700
                                  SAN DIEGO, CA

                                                                                                                       Spring Veterinary Conference

                                                                                                                                                             Kenneth Drobatz, DVM, MSCE,                                           San Diego, America’s finest city, is the ideal destination,
                                                                                                                                                             DACVIM-SA, DACVECC                                                    and The Handlery Hotel & Resort offers a great location
                                                                                                                       Emergency and                         Dr. Kenneth Drobatz received his Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   situated in the heart of Mission Valley in San Diego, just
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   minutes from San Diego’s most popular attractions and

                                                                                                                        Critical Care
                                                                                                                                                             from the University of California at Davis in 1985, and a Masters     the Airport, and only steps from the Trolley. World fa-
                                                                                                                                                             of Clinical Epidemiology from the University of Pennsylvania in       mous San Diego Zoo, Sea World, historical Balboa Park,
                                                                                                                                                             2003. He completed a residency in Emergency Medicine at the           San Diego Bay and Harbor, and world class shopping are
                                                                                                                             for the                         School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
                                                                                                                                                             and he became a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   all a very short drive from the hotel. The Handlery has
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   a fitness center and massage service and is also adjacent
                                                                                                                       General Practitioner                  Internal Medicine, and a Diplomate of the American College of
                                                                                                                                                             Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care in 1992. Dr. Drobatz has       to the 27-hole championship Riverwalk Golf Club and
                                                                                                                                                             been Director of the Emergency Service at the Matthew J. Ryan         nearby the famous Fashion Valley Mall.
                                                                                                                                                             Veterinary Hospital since 1991 and recently became the Chief of the
                                                                                                                         April 17 & 18, 2010                 Section of Critical Care in 2006. He has collaborated on numerous        SDCVMA Conference attendees have a special rate of:
                                                                                                                                                             clinical research projects primarily involving common small animal               $118.00 Single or Double
                                                                                                                                                             veterinary emergency conditions and more specific conditions such
                                                                                                                            Planned for Veterinarians        as trauma, electrolyte emergencies and respiratory emergencies.       If you are attending from out of town, plan to come a few
                                                                                                                          Veterinary Support Staff Welcome                                                                         days early or stay a few days after the Conference to enjoy
                                                                                                                                                             Daniel Hume, DVM, DACVIM-SA, DACVECC                                  beautiful San Diego.
                                                                                                                           San Diego County
                                                                                                                                                             Dr. Daniel Hume received his Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine         Call Hotel Reservations @ 800-676-6567 prior to March 18,
                                                                                                                     Veterinary Medical Association          from Kansas State University in 2001. He completed a small            2010 and mention promotional code SDCVMA to guarantee
                                                                                                                         4620 Alvarado Canyon Rd Ste 15      animal rotating internship at the University of Pennsylvania in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   your room at our special rate. (Date may be extended)
                                                                                                                                                             2002 followed by a small animal Internal Medicine residency
                                                                                                                               San Diego, CA 92120           completed in 2004. Dr. Hume was a lecturer in small animal
                                                                                                                       Ph: 619/640-9583 Fx: 619/640-9588     Internal Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania from 2004            Parking is $4 per day or $5 overnight secured
                                                                                                            •      to 2005 followed by a Fellowship in small animal Emergency and
                                                                                                                                                             Critical Care from 2005 to 2007. He became a Diplomate of the         Airport shuttle service available via Super Shuttle at $12.00
                                                                                                                                                             American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine in 2005 and a        per person. Taxi fare is approximately $20.00. Complimen-
                                                                                                                                      Held at:               Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Emergency and         tary hotel shuttle service to select area attractions based
                                                                                                                         The Handlery Hotel & Resort         Critical Care in 2007. Currently Dr. Hume is Staff Veterinarian       on availability.
                                                                                                                                                             of Emergency Services at Matthew J. Ryan Veterinary Hospital
                                                                                                                             950 Hotel Circle North          at the University of Pennsylvania.
                                                                                                                              San Diego CA 92108
                                                                                                                         800-676-6567 • 619-298-0511         Erica Reineke, VMD, DACVECC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          CONFERENCE PARTICIPANTS
                                                                       Emergency & Critical Care
Veterinary Medical Association

                                                                                                                                                             Dr. Erica Reineke received her Veterinary Medical Doctorate from
                                                                                                                                                             the University of Pennsylvania in 2002. She then completed a ro-          We would like to thank the following for their
                                                                                                                                                             tating internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery followed           participation at this event:
                                      4620 Alvarado Canyon Rd Ste 15

                                                                                                                                                             by a residency in Emergency and Critical Care Medicine also at
                                                                                              General Practitioner

                                                                                                                                                             the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Reineke became a Diplomate
       San Diego County

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       California Veterinary Specialists
                                        San Diego California 92120

                                                                                                                                                             of the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical
                                                                                                                                                             Care in 2007. Dr. Reineke is currently serving on the faculty                     Sunday Luncheon Sponsor
                                                                                                                                                             of the University of Pennsylvania as an Assistant Professor of
                                                                                                                                                             Emergency and Critical Care Medicine. Her current clinical and
                                                                                                    for the

                                                                                                                                                             research interests include continuous glucose monitoring and
                                                                                                                                                             glycemic control. She has published book chapters in Silverstein         Abaxis
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Saturday, April 17, 2010                                       Sunday, April 18, 2010

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7:30-8:30am — Registration & Breakfast                         7:30-8:30am — Registration & Breakfast                                                                               before   after

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Session I — 8:30 am                                                                                                                                                                3/26/10 3/26/10
                                                               Session III — 8:30 am

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             REGISTRATION FORM • SAN DIEGO SPRING VETERINARY CONFERENCE • April 17 & 18, 2010
                                                                                                                                    • VETERINARIAN:
Emergency Approach to the Patient With                         Management of Trauma: Emergency Evaluation                               SDCVMA Members                              $285       $325
Respiratory Distress (Drobatz)                                 and Fluid Therapy (Reineke)                                              Non-SDCVMA Members                          $345       $385
The discussion will begin with a focus on the recogni-         This lecture will discuss a general approach to the evalu-           Individual Day Only
tion, clinical consequences, and initial stabilization of      ation of patients presenting with traumatic injuries. In             Sat or Sun Includes Breakfast & Lunch
respiratory distress in the dog and cat. The latter part of    addition, options regarding fluid therapy and the role of                SDCVMA Members                    $175                 $195

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             �	Student/Intern/Resident
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             � Veterinary Support Staff
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             �	Veterinarian
the lecture will discuss the specific diagnosis and therapy    hypotensive resuscitation will be discussed.                             Non-SDCVMA Members                $205                 $225
of the most common causes of respiratory distress seen in
the emergency setting.                                         Traumatic Brain Injury (Reineke)                                     • VETERINARY SUPPORT STAFF:
                                                               Traumatic brain injury is common in dogs and cats pre-                   SDCVMA Members                              $125       $155
Emergency Approach to the Patient With Poor                    senting on an emergency basis. This lecture will focus                   Non-SDCVMA Members                          $155       $185
Tissue Perfusion aka Shock (Drobatz)                           on the pathophysiology, emergency evaluation, therapy                Individual Day Only
This lecture will focus on practical methods of recogniz-      and prognosis of small animal patients with traumatic                Sat or Sun Includes Breakfast & Lunch
ing shock along with an explanation of its clinical conse-     brain injury.                                                            SDCVMA Members                     $85                 $100

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Make check payable and mail to SDCVMA • Credit card registration via fax or mail
quences and classification based on underlying cause. This

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                                                                                                                                        Non-SDCVMA Members                $115                 $130
will lead into a discussion regarding appropriate emergency    Approach to the Acute Abdomen (Hume)

                                                                                                                                                                                                          PLEASE — only one registrant per form
therapy (fluid therapy, colloid therapy, blood transfusion,    Acute abdominal pain is a common presenting complaint               Students, Interns and Residents may attend at the Support Staff rate
plasma transfusion, and inotrope and pressor therapy).         in small animal emergency medicine. This lecture will
                                                                                                                                       Please pre-register as space may be limited
                                                               review the physiology of abdominal pain and outline its

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             �	Sunday Only—Session lll & IV
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             �	Saturday Only—Session I & II
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             �	Full Conference
 Session II — 1:00 pm                                          differential diagnoses. Special focus will center on the         Refund Policy: A $25 cancellation fee will be charged to cover
                                                               diagnostic work-up of this syndrome.                             the cost of registration. Cancellations must be confirmed in
Emergency Stabilization of the Critically Ill Cat                                                                               writing. No refund requests are honored after April 16, 2010.
                                                                 Session IV — 1:00 pm

With Urethral Obstruction (Drobatz)
The majority of cats that present with urethral obstruc-
tion are stable and respond well to therapy. In a small        Acute Pancreatitis (Hume)
                                                               Acute pancreatitis is a relatively common disease process
                                                                                                                                     CONFERENCE REGISTRATION INCLUDES:
proportion of critically ill cats with urethral obstruction,
the initial approach to stabilization is crucial in saving     with a varied clinical presentation. This lecture will review
their lives. This lecture will focus on the stabilization of   the physiology and pathophysiology associated with acute              • Classroom style table and chair
the most critically ill cats with this condition.              pancreatitis in the dog and cat. The session will discuss               seating for your day-long comfort
                                                               clinical manifestations and offer an in-depth review of
CPCR, The Ultimate Emergency (Drobatz)                         the different tests available for diagnosis. Lastly, treatment        • Printed syllabus of material from speakers
Cardiopulmonary arrest is the ultimate emergency.              options will be reviewed.                                             • Continental breakfast during registration

Successful resuscitation of these animals requires a co-                                                                             • Group seated luncheon on Saturday & Sunday

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ordinated team approach and rapid application of the           Diabetic Ketoacidosis (Reineke)                                       • Refreshments served during scheduled breaks
basic principles of CPCR. This lecture will focus on the       Diabetic ketoacidosis is a life threatening complication of
                                                                                                                                     • 12 Continuing Education hours (6 each day)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 �	Vegetarian Meal Request
presentation and application of these basic principles.        diabetes mellitus characterized by the biochemical triad of
                                                               hyperglycemia, acidosis, and ketosis. Emergency treatment             • Daily door prize drawings
Emergency Cases (Drobatz)                                      of animals with DKA can be extremely challenging and in-
Cases will be presented that we have diagnosed and             volves correction of acidosis, dehydration, and electrolyte
treated in our Emergency Service which illustrate the          imbalances with intravenous fluids and insulin therapy as
approaches discussed in the morning session and will           well as treatment of any concurrent illness. This lecture
include case examples of acute abdominal, endocrine            will review the pathophysiology behind the development                  The breakfast and all refreshments will be
and renal emergencies.                                         of diabetic ketoacidosis in companion animals as well as a              served in the Exhibit Room adjacent to the
                                                               discussion of fluid therapy, glucose monitoring, and routes             meeting room. Company representatives will
                                                                                                                                       be available through the afternoon break to
                                                               of insulin administration.                                              answer your questions and provide informa-
          Schedule Both Days:                                                                                                          tion on current and new products and services.
                                                               Case Based Discussion (Hume & Reineke)
     8:30am-4:30pm    CE Sessions                              This will be a question and answer session regarding
            10:00am   Refreshment Break                        interesting small animal trauma cases.                           The SDCVMA is a CA Statutorily Approved CE Provider for Veterinarians
       12:00-1:00pm   Luncheon
             2:30pm   Refreshment Break                                                                                             Edward Maher, DVM, DABVP, DACVIM-SA
                                                                  Catch the San Diego Wave of Knowledge                           SDCVMA President & Conference Program Chair