Charleston

May 12 - 14, 2020

Ann Hohenhaus, DVM, ACVIM (Oncology), ACVIM (Internal Medicine)

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Dr. Ann Hohenhaus is a third generation veterinarian who is also double board certified by the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine.  She is an avid blogger and has written for multiple media outlets including www.amcny.org and vetstreet.com. In 2014, Dr. Hohenhaus was honored by the Foundation for Biomedical Research with a DeBakey Award for Excellence in Journalism for “Dogs Go To Bat Against Lou Gehrig’s Disease.” Dr. Hohenhaus has also created content for publications such as Ladies Home Journal and Real Simple Magazine.

Dr. Hohenhaus is an active participant in AMC’s research mission and has written extensively in the veterinary literature.  She is listed as an author on 39 publications in PubMed in the disciplines of oncology, internal medicine and transfusion medicine, including: squamous cell carcinoma, mast cell tumors, melanoma, exocrine pancreatic insufficiency, and anemia. She authored 19 veterinary textbook chapters and is currently investigating immunotherapy for hemangiosarcoma in dogs. Dr. Hohenhaus lectures nationally and internationally, most recently in the Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Lima, Peru.  

In her spare time, Dr. Hohenhaus raises foster kittens as a member of the ASPCA Foster Kitten Team.

Topics

  1. Oncology
    Hepatic and Pancreatic Tumors: diagnosis and management
    Advanced imaging in veterinary oncology
    Chemotherapy of solid tumors
    Management of thyroid tumors
    Prevention and management of chemotherapy toxicity
    Does this pet have cancer?
    The five chemotherapy agents I can’t live without and you shouldn’t either
    Not Cushing’s disease: diagnosis and management of adrenal tumors in the dog and cat
    When CHOP flops: lymphoma rescue therapy for cat
    When should the vet say YES to immunohistochemistry?
    How I use PARR and FLOW in cancer patients
    Small cell gastrointestinal lymphoma in the cat
    Myeloma related disorders in the cat
  2. Internal medicine
    Anemia in the dog: case-based management
    How to approach the dog with chronic diarrhea
 

Dr. Phillip Fox ACVIM/ECVIM Cardiology and ACVECC Critical Care

phil foxDr. Philip Fox is certified by the American and European Colleges of Veterinary Internal Medicine and the American Collagen of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care. He is also Director of the Caspary Research Institute of the Animal Medical Center, Director of Educational Outreach, and Head of Cardiology. He received a BS degree from Marietta Ohio, and MSc and DVM degrees from the Ohio State University. He completed an internship in medicine and surgery, as well as a cardiology residency, at the Animal Medical Center in NY City. Dr. Fox is a well-recognized international speaker, has given more than 1000 hours of continuing education lecture, and has received numerous honors including awards including TNAVC Speaker of the Year, an award from the Ohio State University as Distinguished Alumnus, and an award of merit bestowed by the City of NY for work done with search and rescue dogs during 9/11. He has published extensively including two cardiology textbooks, more than 150 peer-reviewed journal articles and scientific abstracts, and has been a co-founding editor of The Journal of Veterinary Cardiology and for Seminars in Veterinary Medicine and Surgery (Small Animal). Research interests include congestive heart failure, feline and canine cardiomyopathies, evidence based medicine, and cardiovascular pathology.

Topics

1. History and Physical Examination Made Easy- Clinical Correlates
2. History and Physical Examination Made Easy- Videos and Discussions
3. Thoracic Imaging of the coughing and dyspneic dog and cats. Part I
4. Thoracic Imaging of the coughing and dyspneic dog and cats. Part II
5. Heart Disease in the Cat- How to Diagnose
6. Heart Failure in the Dog- Staging and Monitoring
7. Critical Arrhythmias

Emeline Hotel on Market, Charleston

charleston hotel

  • PHONE: 843-577-2644
  • REFERENCE CODE: Vet Vacation CE
  • ROOM RATE: Single or Double (subject to availability) $229
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Hotel is located in Charleston’s historic district within walking distance of many sites, shops and restaurants.

 

Accommodations are limited at this special rate. Please book and register early!

Arrangements have been made so you can extend your vacation 3 days before and/or after your destination seminar at the same rate if rooms are available at the property. Call early to secure your choice of rooms.

 
 
 

Getting There

Location

Conference Hotel is 20 minutes from Charleston Airport (CHS) and 2 hours from Savannah Airport (SAV)

Lecture Schedule

15 Hours of RACE approved for CE for Veterinarians and Technicians.

May 12
Registration 12:30 pm-1 pm
Lecture 1 pm-6 pm
Cocktail Hour with Hors d’oeuvres 6:15 pm-7:15 pm

May 13
Lunch 12 noon-1 pm
Lecture 8 am-1 pm

May 14
Breakfast 7am-8 am
Lecture 8 am-1 pm

 

Register

Super Saver Rate $795 with 90 days advanced registration
VetVacationCE Rate $865 with 30 days advanced registration
JetSetter Rate $925 less than 30 days advanced registration

If you are a technician, call or E-mail us to get the special rate of $75 off the regular registration rate.
15 Hours of RACE approved for CE for Veterinarians and Technicians.

 

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