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Kauai, Hawaii 2025

July 24 - 26, 2025

Original price was: $995.00.Current price is: $895.00.

Cardiology - Dr. Amara Estrada

NO PASSPORT REQUIRED! Learn about Veterinary Cardiology  and ______ while on your beach vacation in Kauai Hawaii. Escape to paradise at The Royal Sonesta Kaua’i Resort Lihue, surrounded by lush, verdant landscapes. Our Kauai beachfront resort is perfectly located just 2 miles from Lihue Airport. The Royal Sonesta offers a FREE shuttle service to and from the airport for guests. Stay mere moments from stunning stretches of golden sand and an array of thrilling outdoor adventures. Settle into the comfort of our well-appointed rooms boasting views of the ocean, gardens, or pool. Enjoy lavish amenities such as four on-site restaurants, beachside spa treatments, the largest one-level pool in Hawaii, and a fitness center.


July 24, 2025
12:30-1pm REGISTRATION: Sign in and pick a seat! Puna Ballroom
3:15-3:45pm BREAK AND SNACK
6:15-7:15pm WELCOME RECEPTION Luau Grounds

July 24, 2025
7-8am BREAKFAST BUFFET for Attendees Puna Court
8-8:50am /Bluefin
10:50–11:10am BREAK AND SNACK

July 24, 2025
7-8am BREAKFAST BUFFET for Attendees Puna Court
10 –10:50pm
10:50am -11:10am BREAK AND SNACK
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Super Saver Rate: $895 with 90 days advanced registration
VetVacationCE Rate: $945 from 89 days to 45 days advanced registration
JetSetter Rate: $995 less than 45 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

Royal Sonesta Kauai Resort

Call in: (808) 245-5050
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Room Rate: Room Rate: $389 King Garden View $419 2 Queen Garden View $439 King Pool View 1 bedroom suites available $899 upon request (plus $25 resort fee pn plus 17.962% tax, $10 porterage fee pp RT). Housekeeping gratuities are optional $2.00 per day. Children 17 and under stay free with existing bedding. Third and/or fourth person over the age of 17 is an additional charge of $50.00 + tax per day. Maximum occupancy is four (4) to a room.

Room rate is available 3 nights before and after the event based on availability. The hotel has shuttle availability from the airport.

Hotel check in time is 4:00 PM check out time is 12:00PM.

The cost for parking is $40.00 for valet and $30.00 for self-parking

The resort fee includes the following amenities:
• Daily Enhanced Internet Service (''Accept Fees to Access Account'' will not be charged)
• Local & Long Distance Domestic Calls
• Airport Shuttle on Demand
• Daily Fitness Classes (Alternating Yoga and Aqua Fit, up to 2 people).
• Cultural Classes
• 24 Hour Access to Fitness Center
• One (1) appetizer or dessert in Kukui's restaurant per room, per stay
• Two (2) Complimentary Mai Tais at Kukui’s Restaurant per room, per stay

The Hotel may charge Group’s attendees, as liquidated damages and not as a penalty, (an ''Early Departure Fee'') equal to
the attendee’s room charge for one (1) night, plus tax, as compensation to the Hotel if the attendee checks out of the Hotel
prior to the attendee’s scheduled departure date, without notifying the Hotel at check-in of the change in scheduled departure.

Getting There

Distance from Airport: 2 miles from Lihue International Airport (LIH).


Amara Estrada DVM, DACVIM and DACVIM (Cardiology)

Dr. Amara Estrada is a tenured Full Professor of Cardiology and the Associate Chair for instruction in Small Animal Clinical Sciences at the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine. She is board certified in veterinary cardiology by the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine and is actively involved in all four years of veterinary student education. She has been on faculty at the University of Florida for 20 years. She frequently speaks at continuing education meetings both on a national and international level.  She enjoys her collaborations with her colleagues within the veterinary cardiology & pediatric cardiology disciplines as well as her colleagues engaged in Interprofessional Education and One Health in the Health Sciences Center at the University of Florida. Her research interests are centered on inherited cardiomyopathies, gene replacement and gene editing therapies and interprofessional education. She graduated from the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine and completed her comparative cardiology residency program at Cornell University. Dr. Estrada is currently serving on the American Veterinary Medical Association Council on Education and is part of the executive committee for that organization.

Presentation Synopsis

1. ABCDs of Cardiology
2. Echo in General Practice
3. Updates on Chronic Valve Disease Part 1
4. Updates on Chronic Valve Disease Part 2
5. Updates on DCM
6. Cardiology on a Budget Part 1
7. Cardiology on a Budget Part 2



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