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VIRGINIA ASSOCIATION OF LICENSED VETERINARY TECHNICIANS


ONLINE REGISTRATION WILL OPEN BY JULY 1!

Speaker & Topics Include:

Small Animal

  • Ellen Carozza, LVT: "Feline Restraint and Behavior"
  • Dr. Ruth Chodrow: "Environmental Enrichment for Dogs and Cats"
  • Ashleigh Fairfield, LVT: "CSI: Gait Detectives, Part I"
  • Alice Hatley, LVT: "Emergency"
  • Kirsty Oliver, VN: "CSI: Gait Detectives, Part II"
  • Dr. Emily Olson-Westphal: "ABCs of ECGs & Thoracic Radiographs: Making Heart Disease Black and White
  • Peggy Perry, LVT: "Fear Free Vet Visits"
  • Dr. Cory Pinel: "Anesthetic Monitoring and Pharmacology"
  • Dr. Wendy Weirich: "Nutrition"

Large Animal
  • Dr. Bruce Bowman: "An LVT's Responsibility for Biosecurity in Large Animal Practice."
  • Jane Naramore: "Artificial Insemination in Cattle"
  • Dr. Tracy Norman: "Equine Geriatric Medicine"
  • Dr. Charlotte Robinson: "Animal Assessments on Cruelty Cases"
Mixed 
  • Dr. Bruce Bowman: "Backyard Poultry Basics for LVTs"
  • Dr. Rebekah Gunn-Christie: "Exotics"
  • Dr. Melinda McCall: "Anemia in New World Camelids, New Veterinary Feed Directive & How it Affects Practice and Basics of Pot Bellied Pig Medicine"
Labs

  • Allison Cremeno: Dentistry
  • Tina Dove, LVT: Ultrasound
  • Kris Keane, LVT: Urine Microscopy 
  • Jessey Scheip, LVT: Low Stress Handling
  • Dr. Leslie Sheridan: Suturing
  • Dr. Wendy Weirich: Nutrition

Conference Details:

Hotel Information:
A room block has been reserved at the Hampton Inn South (43 Covenant Drive Harrisonburg, VA 22801); just 10 minutes away from BRCC! To receive the conference rate of $109 per night (plus applicable taxes), please call The Hampton Inn South at (540)437-0090 and identify yourself with VALVT Conference no later than August 25, 2017.

Friday Night Social:
Please join us Friday, September 15, 2017 from 6:30-8:00PM at Pano's Restaurant and Lounge. We will provide hors d'oeuvres, cash bar, door prizes and an opportunity to network with colleagues!

Raffle:
Tickets for our annual raffle will be on sale in the break room and lunch area: 1 for $3, 5 for $10 and 20 for $30. Winners will be announced and posted after the last lecture around 5:00PM.

VALVT Business Meeting:
During the lunch break at 12:30PM in the Plecker Center, we will hold our VALVT Business Meeting. We will accept nominations for 2018 position openings. Offices up for election this year are: President-Elect, Vice President and Member Services Coordinator. We will also update and discuss our ongoing progress and visibility.

Lab Registration:
Lab space is limited and labs will be assigned in the order registrations are received. Veterinary Assistants and LVT students are welcome to register for any lecture, however labs are only open to LVTs. If there is space in a lab,  Veterinary Assistants and LVT students attendance will be considered.


2017 Fall Conference

CALL OR FAX US
Phone: 804-346-2611
Fax: 804-346-2655

Address:
3801 Westerre Parkway
Suite D
Henrico, VA 23233

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