American Association of Feline Practitioners

Veterinary professionals passionate about the care of cats

Tracks at Other Conferences

AAFP Tracks at Other Conferences

The AAFP is continuing to be recognized as the leader in feline health and education. To this end, the AAFP has continuing education tracks at many other major veterinary conferences throughout the year. Below are the conferences, session titles and speakers. For more information, please visit the individual conference websites.

ISFM World Feline Congress (June 28-July 2, 2017) - Brighton, UK

Theme: Endocrine and Cardiorespiratory Medicine
*AAFP Members receive the ISFM’s discounted membership rate.


AVMA Convention (July 21-25, 2017) - Indianapolis, IN

July 21, 2017
The Feline Thoracic Radiograph: Interpretive Principles and Normal Variations
Speaker: Lorrie Gaschen DVM PhD Dr med vet, DECVDI

July 22, 2017
Improve Your Interpretation of the Feline Abdomen
Obstructed or Not? Tips and Techniques to Get the Most From Abdominal Radiographs
Improve Your Interpretation of Radiographic Pulmonary Patterns in the Cat
Special Sonographic Features of the Feline Abdomen
Speaker: Lorrie Gaschen DVM PhD Dr med vet, DECVDI

July 23, 2017
Pandora Syndrome: Much More Than FIC
Cats Don't Limp: Understanding and Treating Chronic Pain
Concord With Cats: Avoiding the Rodeo
The Wheezing Cat: Feline Lower Airway Disease
Old Thin Cats: Is it Just Old Age?
Speaker: Elizabeth Colleran DVM, MS, DABVP (Feline)

July 23, 2017
Update on Management of Feline Hyperthyroidism
Feline Diabetes Mellitus: Essential Facts for the Astute Practitioner
Speaker: Catharine Scott-Moncrieff Diplomate ACVIM-SA ECVIM

July 24, 2017
Practical Techniques in Feline Surgery, Part I
Practical Techniques in Feline Surgery, Part II
Speaker: Howard Seim Diplomate ACVS


Wild West Veterinary Conference (October 11-15, 2017) - Reno, NV

Preventing the Preventable: Update on Feline Heartworm and Other Parasites
Concord With Cats: Avoiding the Rodeo
Enriching Cat Lives: Home Environments As Part of Therapy
Pandora Syndrome: It's More than FIC
Speaker: Elizabeth Colleran, DVM, DABVP (Feline)


CVE Feline Medicine Distance Education (February 1, 2018-Novmeber 30, 2019)

This online course is designed to reinforce, deepen and broaden your knowledge of feline medicine in a practical, interactive and enjoyable way. 

Course Ambassador: Michael Lappin, DVM, PhD, DACVIM
Speakers: Susan Little, DVM, DABVP (Feline), and Jessica Quimby, DVM, DACVIM, PhD