11/3/13 Angell Sunday CE: Kidney Disease

Angell is pleased to present this continuing education seminar focused on Kidney Disease: Prevention and Management of Complications


Sunday, November 3, 2013

8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


5 CE Credits


Registration now closed

 

CE Location: Hilton, Dedham, 25 Allied Drive, Dedham, MA (at the intersection of Route 128 and Route 1)

 

Speakers: Maureen Carroll, DVM, DACVIM; Erika de Papp, DVM, DACVIM; Patty Ewing, DVM, MS, DACVP; Kirstin Johnson, DVM, DACVIM; Shawn Kearns, DVM, DACVIM; and Pam Mouser, DVM, MS, DACVP Angell Animal Medical Center

 

Pricing:
Veterinarian (DVM, VMD or equivalent): $200
Veterinary Resident, Intern, or Technician: $100

Agenda:  Check www.angell.org/ce closer to the date for updates in the agenda

       

8:00 – 9:00 a.m. 

Check-in and continental breakfast

 
9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Lyme disease; from arthritis to nephritis and everything in between

Erika de Papp, DVM, DACVIM


10:00– 11:00 a.m. Renal sampling for cytology/biopsy Patty Ewing, DVM, MS, DACVP and Pam Mouser, DVM, MS, DACVP
11:00 – 11:15 a.m.

Break

 
11:15 – 12:15 p.m. An update on current practices and controversies in management of chronic kidney disease
Shawn Kearns, DVM, DACVIM
12:15 – 1:30 p.m. Lunch

 
1:30 – 2:45 p.m. Soft-coated wheaten terrier PLN/ PLE Maureen Carroll, DVM, DACVIM
2:45 – 3:00 p.m. Break
 
3:00 – 4:00 p.m. Dialysis: indications and options for our veterinary patients
Kirstin Johnson, DVM, DACVIM


Speaker Biographies:


Maureen Carroll, DVM, DACVIM

Dr. Carroll is particularly interested in diseases of the liver, as well as gastrointestinal, renal and endocrine diseases. Procedures she routinely performs include gastroduodenoscopy, colonoscopy, rhinoscopy, cystoscopy and laparoscopy. Laparoscopy is a procedure that allows veterinarians to examine abdominal organs with the use of small telescopic equipment and address areas of concern both diagnostically and therapeutically.
Education: Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine, DVM, 1996
Specialty Training:

Angell Animal Medical Center-Boston, Internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery 1996-1997 and Residency in Internal Medicine 1998-2000; Board-Certified in Small Animal Internal Medicine 2001
Certification: Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 2001


Erika de Papp, DVM, DACVIM

Dr. de Papp also performs laparoscopy, including laparoscopic liver biopsies, and is interested in canine and feline hepatic diseases. She has been working at Angell since 2000 and her special interests include gastrointestinal endoscopy, cystoscopy, endocrinology and hematologic disorders.
Education: Cornell University, DVM, 1995
Specialty Training:
University of Pennsylvania, Residency in Small Animal Internal Medicine, 1996-1998
University of Pennsylvania, Internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery, 1995-1996
Certification: Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Small Animal Internal Medicine), 1999


Patty Ewing, DVM, MS, DACVP, Director, Pathology Service
Dr. Patty Ewing provides medical direction for the Clinical Laboratory, consultation with veterinarians on interpretation of laboratory test results and diagnostic test selection and evaluation of hematology and cytology samples. Dr. Ewing is board-certified in both clinical and anatomic pathology and has authored over 30 publications and six book chapters in the field of veterinary medicine.

Education:

Oklahoma State University, MS, Veterinary Pharmacology/Toxicology, 1992
Oklahoma State University, DVM, 1988
Specialty Training:
Oklahoma State University, Residency in Veterinary Clinical and Anatomic Pathology, 1989-1992
Certification:
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Pathology, Clinical Pathology, 2003
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Pathology, Anatomic Pathology, 1992



Pamela Mouser, DVM, MS, DACVP

Dr. Mouser evaluates surgical biopsy specimens as well as histopathology samples collected from necropsy cases. She is a board-certified specialist in the field of anatomic pathology, and joined the Pathology department at Angell in 2009. Dr. Mouser's special interests include ophthalmic and dermatologic pathology.
Education:
Purdue University, MS, Comparative Pathobiology, 2008
Colorado State University, DVM, 2005
Colorado State University, MS, Anatomy, 2001
Specialty Training:
Purdue University, Residency in Veterinary Anatomic Pathology, 2005-2008
Certification: Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Pathology (Anatomic Pathology), 2008


Kirstin Johnson, DVM, DACVIM
Dr. Johnson joined Angell in 2011 after working at a specialty hospital in Westbury, NY. Her areas of clinical interest include laparoscopic and endoscopic procedures as well as immune-mediated, respiratory and renal disease. Dr. Johnson shares her home with two cats, Farmer and Neffie, who she adopted from a shelter in Mississippi, and a dog named Poohberry who she adopted from a shelter in Los Angeles.

Education: Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine, DVM, 2005
Specialty Training:
Mississippi State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, Small Animal Internal Medicine Residency, 2006-2009
Veterinary Specialty Hospital of San Diego, Rotating Small Animal Medicine and Surgery Internship, 2005-2006
Certification: Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Small Animal Internal Medicine), 2011


Shawn Kearns, DVM, DACVIM
Dr. Kearns is a small animal internist at Angell with a particular interest in hematologic, immune mediated and infectious diseases. She also performs laparoscopy for liver biopsies and endoscopy for gastrointestinal disease. In addition, she has a special interest in interventional radiology procedures such as tracheal and urethral stenting, both of which are currently available at Angell. Dr. Kearns is the Director of the Internal Medicine Residency program.
Education: Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, DVM, 2003
Specialty Training: Angell Animal Medical Center, Small Animal Internal Medicine Residency, 2004-2006
Angell Animal Medical Center, Rotating Small Animal Medicine and Surgery Internship, 2003-2004
Certification: Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 2007

Registration is now closed. If you have questions, please contact Arlyne Koopmann at 617-541-5192 or akoopmann@angell.org.

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