Stay Pawsitive Together & Apart -- November 5-8 at the Spartanburg Marriott

SCAV Annual Conference (In person or virtual option)
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Venue: The Spartanburg Marriott is located in the heart of Spartanburg and walking distance to a variety of restaurants, breweries and other attractions. SCAV has negotiated a special rate of $139. Book your group rate for SCAV Conference 2020 before October 23 to receive this rate.

Schedule: SCAV’s Annual Conference offers more than 20 hours of continuing education. Below is the preliminary schedule of topics scheduled Thursday through Sunday (Nov. 5-8). SCAV will hold its annual business meeting and awards ceremony during Sunday’s lunch.

  • Is there a Role for a Food Animal Veterinarian in Disaster Response?
  • The Veterinarian’s Role in Beef Quality Assurance
  • Antibiotics, Regulations, and Food Animal Vets:  What’s the Bottom Line?
  • Beyond the PT and a PTT:  Understanding the Coagulation Profile
  • Transfusions: Product Selection and Administration
  • Chronic Diarrhea Workup on a Budget
  • Emergency Critical Care: Taking the Shock Factor out of Shock
  • Respiratory Emergencies
  • Livestock, Poultry, Health Updates from the State Veterinarian
  • Case Studies: What’s Hot in Emerging and Foreign Animal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Therapies: When and What
  • Cardiology
  • Pet Food Myths
  • Critical Care & Recovery Nutrition
  • Compounding Medications and Current Regulations
  • Skinny Cat
  • Rational Use of Steroids in Clinical Small Animal Practice
  • Practical Guidelines for Antimicrobial use in Small Animal Patients in a Time of Antibiotic Drug Resistance
  • Retirement Planning
  • Leadership Mistakes Limiting Your Team's Success
  • Blood Gases - Making sense of it all
  • Client Communications That Increase Compliance
  • Carbon Dioxide: One very important little compound
  • Pulling them through: Pre and post op care of the critically ill