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New England Equine
Medical & Surgical Center’s
12th Annual Equine Practitioner’s
 Winter Meeting –
 March 9th and 10th, 2017

Nicola Pusterla, DVM, PhD, ACVIM has been our guest speaker this year.  He is a professor of Equine Medicine and Epidemiology at UC Davis. He earned his PhD degree from the University of Zurich with an emphasis on vector-born diseases. Dr Pusterla joined UC Davis in 1998 where he is the Chief of the Large Animal Medicine Services at the William R. Pritchard Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital.

Dr. Pusterla lectured on Equine Infectious Diseases including enteric, respiratory and neurologic cases with an emphasis on diagnostics and treatment. The second day included a wet lab consisting of diagnostic techniques.


10th Annual Equine Practitioner’s Meeting

Our 10th Annual Equine Practitioner’s (Done With Winter of 2015) Meeting was held on April 17, 2015.

Dr. Warren Beard, DVM, MS, DACVS was be our guest speaker.  Dr. Beard is a board certified Equine surgeon. He is a professor of Equine Surgery at Kansas State University. Dr. Beard lectured on medical and surgical diseases of the head, radiographic interpretation of the skull and some select wound management topics. 

In addition, New England Equine's doctors Alison Clode, DVM, DACVO and Elizabeth Taylor, DVM, MS, DACVS-LA, lectured on management of eyelid lacerations and orbital fractures as well as some select wound closure and reconstruction techniques.

NEEMSC Meeting 2014

The 9th Annual Equine Practitioner's Winter Meeting was held on Friday, March 7, 2014 Featuring Dr. William Miller, DVM, DACVD of Cornell University who discussed equine dermatology. Topics included allergic skin conditions, allergy testing, common infectious diseases, skin tumors, and immune mediated diseases in the horse.

March 8 & 9, 2013 - 8th Winter Meeting

The 8th Annual Equine Practitioner's Winter Meeting was held on Friday, March 8 & Saturday, March 9, 2013.

This two-day seminar was full of information, exciting lectures and exchange with clinicians and our guest speaker, Dr. Nicholas Cassotis, board-certified ophthalmologist.

Topics included

• Ophthalmic equipment and examination overview
• Practical eyelid surgical techniques
• Diagnostic imaging of the head
• Superficial and deep corneal ulcer management
• Glaucoma case management review
• When things go wrong: Case studies
• Techniques Lab
• Fundus examination
• Tonometry
• Eyelid laceration repair: Proper resection and margin reconstruction
• Non healing corneal ulcerations (keratotomy practice)

View photos from the 2013 Winter Meeting here

Hope to see you at our next event!

March 9 & 10, 2012 - 7th Winter Meeting

The 7th Annual Equine Practitioner's Winter Meeting was held on March 9&10, 2012

Our speaker was Carol Gillis, DVM, PhD, DipIACVSMR, an internationally recognized pioneer in equine ultrasonography, who has performed more than 22,000 ultrasound examinations of the horse and subsequently guided treatment and rehabilitation of the problems identified.

The meeting covered sequential ultrasound examination, digital sheath tenosynovitis, ultrasonography of the hock, regenerative medicine, advanced imaging, stifle and shoulder injuries, and an ultrasound lab.

View photos from the 2012 Winter Meeting here

Hope to see you at our next event!

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