Dr. Lydia Love – Anesthesia

About Lydia Love DVM, DACVAA


Dr. Lydia Love has worked in the veterinary industry since high school. After graduating from the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine in 2002, she held positions in small animal general practice, nonprofit high volume spay neuter initiatives, private referral practice, and university practice. She has been a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia since 2010 and currently works at NC State College of Veterinary Medicine as a clinically focused anesthesiologist. Dr. Love is passionate about providing, promoting, and teaching excellent perianesthetic care for veterinary patients. She keeps an irregular blog about veterinary anesthesia for the North American Veterinary Anesthesia Society at www.mynavas.org/blog .

Presentation Synopsis

1. The Normal Pain Pathway
2. Central and peripheral sensitization
3. Managing acute pain
4. Regional anesthetic techniques (75 minutes)
5. Novel Analgesics/Anesthetics
6. Pain scoring
7. Patient safety culture