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Academy of Veterinary Consultants, Inc

2020 Spring Conference

Thursday, April 16 - Saturday, April 18

Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel & Conference Center, Norman, OK, 73069 

 

****Check Back Often as the Schedule is Subject to Change***

Thursday, April 16

Registration 12:00pm – 6:00pm

7:00 am – 10:00 am

Executive Committee Meeting -

10:00 am –12:00 pm

Executive Board Meeting -

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm   

All are welcome to join a committee meeting!

Beef Cattle Health and Well-Being Committee (Starting at 12:30pm)

Nominating Committee -

Program Committee -

By-Laws, Policies and Procedures Committee -

Technology Committee -

2:00 pm 3:00 pm

Membership Committee -

Public Relations/Corporate Sponsorship/Scholarship Committee -

Veterinary Practice Issues and Standards Committee -

 

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm Executive Board Meeting -
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm Past Presidents Reception

6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Doors open at 630PM for Dinner

Reception, Dinner and Seminar, hosted by Elanco Animal Health

 

8:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Hospitality Suite, hosted by Norbrook, Inc. - Rooftop Bar

Friday, April 17

Registration Desk - 7:00 am - 6:00 pm

6:30 am – 7:50 am

Breakfast and Seminar, hosted by Huvepharma Inc.

 

8:00 am – 8:50 am

"Overview of the Stocker Industry" - Robin Falkner

8:50 am 9:20 am "Culture of the southeast stocker producer" - Ken Blue

9:20 am – 9:50 am

"Diversity of business models" - Matt Bell

9:50 am - 10:10 am Morning Break
10:10 am- 10:40 am "Overlap of cattle marketing business and stocker business" - Tim Starke

10:40 am – 11:10 am

""Pathogen dynamics and using systems thinking approach to ring value" - John Groves

11:10 am – 11:40 am

"Panel Discussion" - Robin Falkner/Ken Blue/Matt Bell/Tim Starke/John Groves

11:40 am 1:20 pm AVC Business Lunch

1:20 pm – 2:10 pm

"BRSV & Histophilus somni interaction" - Laurel Gershwin

2:10 pm - 3:00 pm "Managing Holstein cros cattle" - Eric Behlke
3:00 pm - 3:20 pm Afternoon Break
3:20 pm 4:10 pm

"Processing equipment care & maintenance" - Dee Griffin

4:10 pm - 5:00 pm "Food animal student education" - Guy Loneragan

6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Doors open at 630PM for Dinner

Dinner and Seminar, hosted by Zoetis

 

8:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Hospitality Suite and New Member Reception, hosted by Norbrook, Inc. - Rooftop Bar

Saturday, April 18

Registration Desk 7:00am - 12:00pm

6:30 am – 7:50 am

Breakfast and Seminar, hosted by Elanco Animal Health

 
 
8:00am - 9:50am "Feedlot and dairy antibiotic use data" - Mike Apley
9:50am - 10:10am Morning Break

10:10 am – 11:00 am

"TBD" - Burke Healey

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

"Evaluation of serum metabolic parameters as predictors of future bovine respiratory disease events in high-risk beef stocker calves" - Morgan Adkins

  HAVE SAFE TRAVELS HOME AND WE WILL SEE YOU IN AMARILLO, TX!!!!
  HAPPY 50TH ANNIVERSARY ACADEMY OF VETERINARY CONSULTANTS !!!!!

 

 

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