Veterinary Anesthesia Nerds Symposium

October 8-9, 2018

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The Veterinary Anesthesia Nerds symposium provides two days of in depth continuing education seminars led by world class instructors Fernando Garcia DACVAA, Mike Barletta DACVAA, Stephen Cital RVT, SRA, VTS (Lab Animal), Darci Palmer LVT, VTS (Anesthesia), and Tasha McNerney CVT, CVPP, VTS (Anesthesia).  Attendees will gain insight into new topics in anesthesia and pain management with lectures on everything from novel local anesthesia techniques, innovative use of cannabis in veterinary patients, and new ways to incorporate alpha-twos into your practice. Take your anesthesia and pain management skills to the next level to improve patient care and client compliance. CE credit available for veterinarians and veterinary technicians.

Cost: $295

 

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Audience:
Veterinarian & Veterinary Technician

Category:

Anesthesia

Level:

Standard

CE Hours:

12

Date:

October 8-9, 2018

Start Time:

Monday 8:30a

End Time:

Tuesday 4:30p

Venue:

Oquendo Center

Location:

Las Vegas, NV

Course Price:

$295

Schedule

DAY 1 – MONDAY, OCTOBER 8

8:30a Opening statements and announcements
8:45a Darci Palmer- Preventable Anesthetic Mistakes
9:15a Darci Palmer-Pre-operative Patient Assessment and Prep
10:15a BREAK- visit exhibit sponsors
10:30a

Darci Palmer-  Ins & Outs of Ventilation and Oxygenation

11:15a Darci Palmer- Abnormal Capnography Wavefoms
12:00p

LUNCH BREAK

1:30p Mike Barletta- Anesthesia Machine
2:30p Mike Barletta- Troubleshooting tips (videos)
3:00p BREAK
3:15p Mike Barletta-Local Anesthesia Pharmacology
4:15p Mike Barletta- Local Blocks for Dentistry Patients
5:00p HAPPY HOUR PARTY!

DAY 2 – TUESDAY, OCTOBER 9

8:30a Opening statements and announcements
8:45a Stephen Cital-The Endocannaboid System
9:15a Stephen Cital- Approach to Medical Cannabis
10:15a

BREAK- visit exhibit sponsors

10:45a Stephen-60 minute lecture – Opioid Crisis
11:15a Tasha- 60 minute Lecture- Alpha-2’s
12:15p Lunch Break
1:30p Fernando Garcia- Practical Tips for Nocita
2:00p ECG interpretation
2:30p BREAK
2:45p Fernando Garcia- Arrythmias Under Anesthesia
3:30p Fernando Garcia- TBD

Speakers

Courtyard Las Vegas Henderson/Green Valley

2800 North Green Valley Parkway,
Henderson, NV 89014

Monday, October 8 through Wednesday, October 10

Starting at $109/night

Deposit of one night plus taxes required to reserve

To receive discounted rate you must reserve by Monday, September 17

Make Reservation

* Room rate cutoff is September 17, 2018.

Residence Inn Las Vegas Henderson/Green Valley

2190 Olympic Avenue,
Henderson, NV 89014

Monday, October 8 through Wednesday, October 10

Starting at $119/night

Deposit of one night plus taxes required to reserve

To receive discounted rate you must reserve by Monday, September 17

Make Reservation

* Room rate cutoff is September 17, 2018.

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Janis Knoetzel, Med
Director of Education
E: j.knoetzel@wvc.org

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Penny McKay
Supervisor of Participant Experience
E: p.mckay@wvc.org