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Purdue Veterinary Medicine 2012 Fall Conference Aquatic Veterinary Program, September 19, 2012 -West Lafayette, IN, USA

The Aquatic Animal Program is a special event at the Purdue Veterinary Medicine 2012 Fall Conference

July 26, 2012

You are invited to join the Purdue Veterinary Medicine 2012 Fall Conference. 

This year's conference is back on Purdue University's campus with all conference sessions and special events will be held at various campus locations. The annual conference is designed to provide up to 27 hours of continuing education (CE) opportunities for veterinarians and veterinary technicians. Be sure to explore the Special Events and full program to maximize your CE fulfillment at

Aquatic Veterinary Program, 8:00 a.m. – 5:10 p.m. Purdue University Stewart Center, Room 314 - Wednesday, September 19 

8:00 a.m. – 8:50 a.m. Global Aquaculture: Where is it Going and Why?

  Dr. Chris Weeks 

9:00 a.m. – 9:50 a.m. Health Maintenance in Aquaculture

  Dr. Chris Weeks

10:20 a.m. – 11:10 a.m. An Ounce of Biosecurity...Worth More Than a Pound of Cure

  Dr. Jennifer Strasser

12:00 p.m. – 12:50 p.m. Soy in Aquaculture

  Dr. Steve Hart 

1:00 p.m. – 1:50 p.m. Adding Fish to Private Practice

  Dr. Jena Questen

2:00 p.m. – 2:50 p.m. Non-Lethal Diagnostic Testing

  Dr. Jena Questen

3:20 p.m. – 4:10 p.m. Husbandry of Common Pet Fish 

  Dr. Jena Questen

4:20 p.m. – 5:10 p.m. Koi Herpes Virus 

  Dr. Jena Questen

Other Conference Special Events

•IAHF / PVM Golf Outline

•Pet Tribute Garden Anniversary Reception and Elanco Lecture

•Indiana Veterinary Technicians (IVTA) Luncheon

•Combined Medicine Mixer & Auction

•Dean's Club Luncheon

•Awards Celebration

•2012 Clinical Pathology Workshop: Case Studies in Hematology

•Community Service: Blood Donor Dog Program

•Shelter Medicine and Hands-On Behavior Assessments

•Vet Tech Specialty Workshops

•Ask the Professor Sessions

•2012 Dr. Skip Jackson Dog Jog


Veterinarians: Full Conference - $300.00;    Wed. Aquatic Session Only - $175.00

Veterinary Technicians & non-veterinarians: Full Conference - $150.00; Wed. Aquatic Session Only - $90.00

Non-Veterinary Professionals: Wed. Aquatic Session Only - $90.00

More Conference information & to Register on-line or contact Marti Burns 

Download Aquatic Animal Program from the link below(PDF)


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