Online Conference Internal Medicine and Dermatology March 2022

March 18 - 20, 2022

Internal Medicine – Dr. Robert Armentano
Dermatology - Dr. Natalie Theus

This is an on-line CE conference, that is RACE approved as live interactive, featuring Dr. ROBERT ARMENTANO and Dr. NATALIE THEUS We offer this CE using the ultimate social distancing platform: ZOOM. You can earn up to 15 hours of CE with your participation in our Vet Vacation conference. Conference classes will be held  following the same schedule we planned as if you were in SAN DIEGO with us together!

Early Bird: One day $189. All three days $429. 5 CE hours per day before February 25TH  then pricing will increase to $499 and $219.

Individual CE certificates will be emailed to each participant at the conclusion of the meeting.

March 18, 2022
Registration 12:30pm-1pm PT
Conference 1pm-6pm
Cocktail Reception 6:15pm-7:15pm

March 19, 2022
Conference 8am-1pm PT

March 19, 2022
Conference 8am-1pm PT




Social Distance While you Stay at Home and Earn 15 Hours of Continuing Education!!

Dr. Rob Armentano and Dr. Natalie Theus are experts in the field of Internal Medicine and Dermatology!  See their topics and biographies below.

The ZOOM remote video and audio webinar platform will allow for the following:

  • The speaker’s slide presentation will be on your device screen.
  • You will hear the speaker audio.
  • You will be able to raise your hand to ask questions and get rapid response answers
  • We will make this as interactive as possible.
  • We will send you a link to access the conference.
  • Based on your continued log in for the meeting, we will send a digital CE certificate of completion.

Prior to the conference, we will email you the notes and links to the event.  Zoom will be the platform.

Registration is $429 for the 3 day conference or $189 per day. Each day is 5 hours of CE until February 25th then rates will increase to $499 and $219

Additional information

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March 18-20 (3 days) $429, March 18 only $189, March 19 only $189, March 20 only $189

Internal Medicine

Robert Armentano DVM, ACVIM

Dr. Robert Armentano is board certified in small animal internal medicine. He is a Chicago native and did his undergraduate studies in animal sciences at the University of Illinois. After obtaining early admission into veterinary school he completed his training at the University of Illinois as well. After his DVM degree he continued his training at the University of Florida for a rotating internship and internal medicine residency. Dr. Armentano has engaged in many speaking opportunities including Chicago news updates on emerging infectious diseases including blastomycosis, leptospirosis and canine influenza. Dr. Armentano has participated in prospective research, published book chapters and is actively participating in research trials.

Dr. Armentano currently works at the Veterinary Specialty Center in the Chicagoland area. He lives with his wife and four-legged friends (2 dogs). Dr. Armentano enjoys travel, the Chicago Cubs (Go Cubbies) and endurance sports including marathons and triathlons.

Presentation Synopsis

1. The lepto suspect: a disease overview and lit review
2. Diabetes management update- set yourself Libre
3. FUO: fever of unknown/unsure/undiagnosed origin
4. GERD Management & update on gastroprotectants
5. The increased ALT: a practical approach to liver testing and sampling
6. Medical management of acute and chronic liver disease in dogs and cats
7. Diagnosis: open for small intestinal thickening- causes include IBD versus lymphoma
8. The occult Cushingoid dog: to treat or not to treat


Natalie Theus DVM, ACVD

Natalie Theus, DVM, MS is a board-certified veterinary dermatologist. She completed her undergraduate and veterinary education at The Ohio State University (OSU). After completing a small animal rotating internship at OSU, she practiced primary care veterinary medicine in the Columbus, Ohio area for two years before returning to OSU for her dermatology residency and Master’s program. She currently practices veterinary dermatology at MedVet in Columbus, Ohio, where she has been in practice for over 7 years. Dr. Theus is also an active advocate of continuing education for veterinary professionals and has lectured on various small animal dermatology topics at local, regional, and national veterinary continuing education meetings. She enjoys spending time with veterinary students by volunteering at OSU’s College of Veterinary Medicine. In her outside of work time, she enjoys running, dining out, musical theater, and traveling.

Presentation Synopsis

1. Evidence Based veterinary dermatology: Cutaneous adverse reactions and dietary elimination trials (75 min)
2. Dermatology case studies (1 hr.)
3. Updates in Feline Dermatology (1 hr.)
4. Update on Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcal infections (1 hr.)
5. Visually Distinctive Feline Dermatology Cases (1 hr.)
6. Dermatology diagnostic techniques (1 hr.)
7. Apoquel and Cytopoint Canine case studies (1 hr.)