Santa Fe, New Mexico - Inn and Spa at Loretto Santa Fe

September 10 - 12, 2018

Dr. Lisa Powell DVM ACVECC

Lisa L. Powell, DVM, DACVECC

Lisa Powell graduated veterinary school from Texas A&M in 1995, completed a small animal rotating internship at the AMC in NYC in 1996, and then went on to a residency in small animal emergency and critical care at Tufts University, finishing in 1999.  Dr. Powell then joined the faculty at the University of Minnesota where she worked as a clinical professor for 15 years.  She is an author of more than 30 veterinary publications, and authored a book entitled “Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care: Case Studies in Client Communication, Morbidity and Mortality”.  She is currently an associate critical care clinician at BluePearl Veterinary Partners in Eden Prairie, Minnesota.  Her clinical interests include mechanical ventilation, respiratory disease, colloid and fluid therapy, and sepsis.


1. Approach to the Dyspneic Patient
2. Morbidity and Mortality Rounds
3. Common Toxicities
4. A Review of GDV
5. CPR: An Update
6. Fluid Therapy for Emergent and Critical Patients
7. Small Animal Transfusion Medicine
8. Management of Severe Trauma


Dr. Kathryn McGonigle DVM ACVIM

Kathryn McGonigle DVM ACVIM

Kathryn (Katie) McGonigle MPH, DVM, DACVIM is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Small Animal Internal Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. She completed her DVM at Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2002, participated in sea turtle field work in Long Island post-graduation, then practiced as a small animal & exotics general practitioner in New Jersey for 4.5 years. She completed an internship at Garden State Veterinary Specialists in 2008 and a residency at the Cornell University Hospital for Animals in 2011. She was active in private practice work at BluePearl Veterinary Partners in Brooklyn until 2015, when she returned to academia. After a year locum as a clinical instructor at Cornell in 2016, she began her appointment at the University of Pennsylvania. She greatly enjoys the excitement & challenges of working with veterinarians at all stages of their career. She remains fascinated & engaged by the diversity and ever-changing advancements in specialty medicine. While not at work, she enjoys jogging, the great outdoors with her pup, Neville Longbottom, travel, live music, visiting family, and cooking & cocktail making at home with friends including her felines, Fawkes & Felix.


1. Insulin Resistance

2. Less common Endocrinopathies -Acromegaly;DI;Pheochromocytoma;Hyperaldosteronism

3. Congenital Growth Hormone and Thyroid Deficiencies)

4. Proteinuria

5. The Icteric Cat

6. Immune Mediated Polyarthopathy

7. Nasal Diseases of the Dog and Cat

Inn and Spa at Loretto Santa Fe

Call in: 1-866-582-1646

Referring Code/Group Name: Vet Vacation CE
Group Code: 180909VETV
Room Rate: $219

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

Arrangements have been made so you can extend your vacation a day before or after your destination seminar at the same rate as long as rooms are available at the property.


Getting There

Airport Distance:  1 hour and 20 minutes from Las Vegas International Airport (LAS)
Airport Distance: 1 hours and 15 minutes from Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ)


Lecture Schedule

September 10
Registration 12:30pm-1pm
Lecture 1pm-6pm
Cocktail Hour with Hors d’oeuvres 6:30pm-7:30pm 

September 11
Breakfast 7am-8am
Lecture 8am-1pm

September 12
Breakfast 7am-8am
Lecture 8am-1pm


Super Saver Rate $725 with 90 days advanced registration
VetVacationCE Rate $825 with 30 days advanced registration
JetSetter Rate $925 less than 30 days advanced registration 


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