14th CL Davis Diagnostic Pathology Symposium: Diagnostic Pathology of Bovine Diseases

October 17, 2014, Friday, 8am- 5:50pm

Crown Center Sheraton Hotel,  Kansas City, MO

in conjunction with the 54th Annual AAVLD Annual Meeting

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The Charles Louis Davis DVM Foundation will be conducting an eight-hour continuing education symposium entitled “Diagnostic Pathology of Bovine Diseases” on October 17, 2014. Course Director Matti Kiupel (Michigan State University) and invited guest lecturers Klaus Buergelt (University of Florida) and Thomas Herdt (Michigan State University). The following topics will be covered: Pathology of calf and juvenile diseases, Pathology of adult cattle diseases, Postmortem evaluation of metabolic and nutritional diseases in cattle and A Pathologist's Most Memorable Bovine Cases. Topics will be discussed along organ systems, and include reproductive pathology, abortion diseases, teat and udder diseases, ocular and claw disorders. They will follow the sequence of primary congenital, degenerative, inflammatory and neoplastic disturbances. Most of the pathologic images will be presented at the gross level. When deemed necessary, microscopic and immunohistochemical images will be included. Didactic lectures will be combined with audience participation to result in an engrossing day-long seminar. CL Davis is an approved CE provider. Don’t miss out on what promises to be another exciting C.L. Davis/AAVLD co-sponsored symposium. 


Tuition of $125 includes refreshments, CD of presentations and continuing education credits. The tuition fee will be waived for the winners of the travel award.

Please Pre-register to guarantee receipt of materials. Registration is through CL Davis and is separate from meeting registration fees.


Additional information and registration materials are available at the CL Davis Foundation Web site: http://www.cldavis.orgor call 847-367-4359.


Introduction, announcements                                                                          Kiupel                                    08.00 – 08.10

Pathology of calf and juvenile diseases                                                             Buergelt                                 08.10 – 09.30    

Break                                                                                                            30 min                                  09.30 – 10.00

Pathology of adult cattle diseases                                                                    Buergelt                                 10.00 – 12.00

Lunch                                                                                                             1 hour                                  12.00 – 13.00

Postmortem evaluation of metabolic and nutritional diseases in cattle.                  Herdt                                    13.00 – 15.00 

Break                                                                                                             30 min                                 15.00 – 15.30

Pathology of adult cattle diseases                                                                    Buergelt                                 15.30 – 16.30

A Pathologist's  Most Memorable Bovine Cases                                                   Buergelt                                16.30 – 17.30
Discussion and closing comments                                                                      All                                         17.30 – 17.50