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Vet Vacation CE Rate

Charleston 2020

May 12 - 14, 2020

$925.00 $865.00

Oncology - Dr. Ann Hohenhaus
Cardiology - Dr. Phillip Fox

Learn about the cardiology and oncology in the beautiful city of Charleston, SC. Our hotel, the Emeline Hotel on Market is a short 3-minute walk from the Charleston City Market and a 6-minute walk to Waterfront Park.

May 12
Registration 12:30pm-1pm
Conference 1pm-6pm
Cocktail Reception 6:15pm-7:15pm

May 13
Breakfast 7am-8 am
Conference 8am-1pm

May 14
Breakfast 7am-8am
Conference 8am-1pm

Save with Early Registration

Super Saver Rate: $795 with 90 days advanced registration
VetVacationCE Rate: $865 from 89 days to 30 days advanced registration
JetSetter Rate: $925 less than 30 days advanced registration

Technician Discount

If you are a technician, use Coupon Code TECH75 for $75 off the regular registration rate.

RACE approved CE

15 Hours of RACE approved for CE for Veterinarians and Technicians.

Your Destination

Emeline Hotel on Market, Charleston

Front entrance of the Double Tree Hotel
Call in: 843-577-2644
Referring Code/Group Name: Vet Vacation CE
Room Rate: Single or Double (subject to availability) $229+14% tax and $2.28 destination fee

Hotel is located in Charleston’s historic district within walking distance of many sites, shops and restaurants.

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

Arrangements have been made so you can extend your vacation 3 days before and/or after your destination seminar at the same rate if rooms are available at the property. Call early to secure your choice of rooms.

Getting There

Conference Hotel is 20 minutes from Charleston Airport (CHS) and 2 hours from Savannah Airport (SAV)

Oncology and Internal Medicine

Ann Hohenhaus, DVM, ACVIM (Oncology), ACVIM (Internal Medicine)

Dr. Ann Hohenhaus is a third generation veterinarian who is also double board certified by the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine. She is an avid blogger and has written for multiple media outlets including and In 2014, Dr. Hohenhaus was honored by the Foundation for Biomedical Research with a DeBakey Award for Excellence in Journalism for “Dogs Go To Bat Against Lou Gehrig’s Disease.” Dr. Hohenhaus has also created content for publications such as Ladies Home Journal and Real Simple Magazine.

Dr. Hohenhaus is an active participant in AMC’s research mission and has written extensively in the veterinary literature. She is listed as an author on 39 publications in PubMed in the disciplines of oncology, internal medicine and transfusion medicine, including: squamous cell carcinoma, mast cell tumors, melanoma, exocrine pancreatic insufficiency, and anemia. She authored 19 veterinary textbook chapters and is currently investigating immunotherapy for hemangiosarcoma in dogs. Dr. Hohenhaus lectures nationally and internationally, most recently in the Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Lima, Peru.

In her spare time, Dr. Hohenhaus raises foster kittens as a member of the ASPCA Foster Kitten Team.

Presentation Synopsis


1. The five chemotherapy agents I can’t live without
2. Using Palladia in Clinical Practice
3. When CHOP flops: lymphoma rescue therapy for cat
4. When should the vet say YES to immunohistochemistry?
5. Small cell gastrointestinal lymphoma in the cat

6. Anemia in the dog: case-based management
7. How to approach the dog with chronic diarrhea


Dr. Phillip Fox ACVIM/ECVIM Cardiology and ACVECC Critical Care

Dr. Philip Fox is certified by the American and European Colleges of Veterinary Internal Medicine and the American Collagen of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care. He is also Director of the Caspary Research Institute of the Animal Medical Center, Director of Educational Outreach, and Head of Cardiology. He received a BS degree from Marietta Ohio, and MSc and DVM degrees from the Ohio State University. He completed an internship in medicine and surgery, as well as a cardiology residency, at the Animal Medical Center in NY City. Dr. Fox is a well-recognized international speaker, has given more than 1000 hours of continuing education lecture, and has received numerous honors including awards including TNAVC Speaker of the Year, an award from the Ohio State University as Distinguished Alumnus, and an award of merit bestowed by the City of NY for work done with search and rescue dogs during 9/11. He has published extensively including two cardiology textbooks, more than 150 peer-reviewed journal articles and scientific abstracts, and has been a co-founding editor of The Journal of Veterinary Cardiology and for Seminars in Veterinary Medicine and Surgery (Small Animal). Research interests include congestive heart failure, feline and canine cardiomyopathies, evidence based medicine, and cardiovascular pathology.

Presentation Synopsis

1. Improve Your Diagnosis, Initiate Therapy and Assess Results: New Insights in Medical History
2. Skills and Techniques to Improve the Physical Exam
3. Radiology Made Simple for the Coughing and Dyspneic Dog and Cat
4. CT, MRI and Echo - How to use these tests to Improve Diagnosis and Plan Effective Management
5. Feline Heart Disease - New ACVIM Consensus
6. New Strategies to Diagnose, Stage and Treat Canine Heart Disease
7. Diagnosing and Treating Arrhythmias