Online Conference Neurology and Behavior October 2022
October 20 - 22, 2022
Neurology – Dr. Martin Young
Behavior – Dr. Christine Calder
This is an on-line CE conference, that is RACE approved as live interactive, featuring DR. MARTIN YOUNG and DR. CHRISTINE CALDER 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 as the live event in Savannah! Video replays are available upon request by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Early Bird: All three days $429 and $189 for single days. 5 CE hours per day before September 29th then pricing will increase to $499 and $219.
Individual CE certificates will be emailed to each participant at the conclusion of the meeting.
October 20, 2022
October 21, 2022
October 22, 2022
$189.00 – $429.00
Social Distance While you Stay at Home and Earn 15 Hours of Continuing Education!!
Dr. Martin Young and Dr. Christine Calder are experts in the field of Neurology and Behavior! 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.
Registration is $429 for the 3 day conference or $189 per day. Each day is 5 hours of CE. Price increases September 29th.
October 20-22 (3 days) $429, October 20 only $189, October 21 only $189, October 22 only $189
Martin Young DVM,MS DACVIM (Neurology)
Dr. Young obtained a Masters in Anatomy and Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from Colorado State University in 2004. Following graduation, he practiced mixed animal medicine North of Colorado Springs for 3 years. Dr. Young's general rotating internship was with VCA SouthPaws Veterinary Specialists and Emergency Center, just outside of Washington D.C., followed by residency in private practice with Bush Veterinary Neurology Service in Leesburg, Virginia. Dr. Young has been a staff neurologist for the past 9 years with BVNS in Richmond, Virginia. His main area of interest is neurosurgical oncology, and he is actively involved in research to improve intra-operative tumor visualization which includes; pharmacological advancements for visualization, intraoperative ultrasound and advanced lighting options. He has also developed veterinary specific surgical equipment for use in hydrocephalus and craniotomies. Every year, Dr. Young attends the Subcortical Surgery Group Conference in order to collaborate with neurosurgeons to help treat neurological conditions in both humans and animals. Publications and lectures have included local, state and medical school forums covering topics of surgery, seizures, infection and comparative pathology, and neuro-oncology.
1. Brain tumors signs and management
2. Head trauma and the current literature
3. Disk disease and the current literature
4/5. The neurologic exam:
5/6. Feline and Canine seizures
7. Meningoencephalitis - (brain disease other than tumors)
8. The spinal cord, when its not a disk
Christine Calder, DVM, Diplomate ACVB
A graduate of Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine, Dr. Calder has lived and practiced veterinary medicine in both her home state of New Jersey, and Maine for many years.
In addition to general practice, Dr. Calder has worked at the San Francisco SPCA, Auburn University’s College of Veterinary Medicine, and Louisiana State University’s School of Veterinary Medicine. Most recently, she was an Assistant Clinical Professor in Community Veterinary Services and Veterinary Behavior at Mississippi State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine Animal Health Center. As a general practitioner, she has always had an interest in animal behavior especially clinical veterinary behavior and in 2016, she finished a residency with the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists. In 2017, she became a Diplomate with the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists (DACVB). Dr. Calder’s special interest is in shelter behavior, feline behavior, and shy/ fearful dogs.
1. How to Approach Behavior in General Practice: Getting Started with Observations and Behavioral Histories
2. How to Approach Behavior in General Practice: Is it Medical or Behavioral? Creating your Differential List
3. How to Approach Behavior in General Practice: Developing the Treatment Plan
4. Treating Behavior in Practice: Psychopharmacology
5. Canine Aggression
6. Feline Aggression
7. Veterinary Visits: Managing the more Challenging Patients in Practice?