American Association of Feline Practitioners

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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.

AAHA (March 30-April 2, 2017) - Nashville, TN

April 1, 2017
No Pain, More Gain: Revealing the Secret Sauce - How a Positive Feline Veterinary Experience WILL Matter
Speakers: Elizabeth Colleran, DVM, MS, DABVP (Feline) & Steve Dale, CABC

Communications Boot Camp: The Feline Enigma - See More Cats!
Speakers: Elizabeth Colleran, DVM, MS, DABVP (Feline) & Steve Dale, CABC

Managing the Complicated Senior Cat
Elizabeth Colleran, DVM, MS, DABVP (Feline)

The Kidney and the Parathyroid: A Cat Tale of Substance and Longevity
Speaker: Elizabeth Colleran, DVM, MS, DABVP (Feline) 


CVC East (May 18-21, 2017) - Virigina Beach, VA

May 18, 2017
Diagnosing Feline GI Disease: Setting Yourself Up for Success
Feline Nutrition: Getting Nutrition Into a Cat
Feline Constipation: Getting Crap Out of a Cat
Feline Triaditis: Fact or Philosophy
Feline GI Disease: Diagnostic Dilemmas and Failed Therapy
Speaker: Craig Webb PhD, DVM, DACVIM

May 19, 2017
No Pain, More Gain: Revealing the Secret Sauce – How a Positive Feline Veterinary Experience WILL Matter (Part 1)
No Pain, More Gain: Revealing the Secret Sauce – How a Positive Feline Veterinary Experience WILL Matter (Part 2)
Communications Boot Camp: The Feline Enigma – See More Cats!
Speakers: Elizabeth Colleran DVM, MS, DABVP (Feline) & Steve Dale, CABC 

Pandora Syndrome: Much More than FIC
Concord With Cats: Avoiding the Rodeo
The Wheezing Cat: Feline Lower Airway Disease
Speaker: Elizabeth Colleran DVM, MS, DABVP (Feline) 

May 20, 2017
Old Thin Cats: Is It Just Old Age?
Complicated Senior Cats: Managing Multiple Conditions in a Patient
Acute and Chronic Pancreatitis: What to do?
Speaker: Elizabeth Colleran DVM, MS, DABVP (Feline)

May 21, 2017
Updates in Feline Anesthesia and Analgesia
Assessing Acute Pain
Perioperative Anesthesia and Analgesia Planning
The Five Freedoms: Are We Meeting the Needs of our Feline Hospitalized Patients
Assessing and Managing Chronic Pain
Those Feline Problem Cases
Speaker: Sheila Robertson BVMS (Hons), PhD, DACVAA, DECVAA, DECAWBM (WSEL), DACAW, MRCVS 


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.


Wild West Veterinary Confernece (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-Novmeber 30, 2017)

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

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