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AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF BOVINE PRACTITIONERS
2014 TENTATIVE PROGRAM

Updated May 19, 2014

Online Registration and Housing Information
Preconference Seminar Information

Wednesday, September 17

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Bayer Welcoming Reception

8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Merial Dessert Reception

Thursday, September 18

6:30 am - 7:45 am

Zoetis Sponsored Breakfast - AMDUCA and New CVM Guidance
What`s your role to be?
Dr. John Hallberg

7:00 am - 9:00 am

Clinical Forums- Session 1
7:00 - 9:00 am
1 Vaccinology: Application in Your Herd Protocols? Chris Chase
2 Trace Mineral Evaluation in Cattle Practice? Jeff Hall
3 Hanging Up Your Spurs: Succession Planning? Gary Koester
4 Transition Management? Mike Overton
5 Veterinary Oversight & Residue Avoidance on Dairy Farms? Fred Gingrich

8:00 am - 9:50 am

AABP- AASRP Joint Session 1
8:00 - 8:50 am Rules of Engagement: The veterinarian's role on a goat dairy and how to become part of the dairy team
9:00 - 9:50 am Watch for the Bottleneck: management and diseases in small ruminant operations that limit productivity

8:00 am - 7:00 pm

Exhibit Hall and Internet Cafe Open

9:00 am - 10:30 am

AABP Committee Meetings

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

General Session 1
10:30 - 12:00 am Keynote: Welcome to the Future of Agriculture, Healthcare and Food Safety

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Lunch in the Exhibit Area

1:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Student Case Presentation Competition

Research Summaries 1

General Sessions 2
1:30 - 2:30 pm The Art of Speaking to Clients and Colleagues
2:30 - 3:00 pm The Practitioners Role in Beef Production
3:00 - 3:30 pm The Practitioners Role in Milk and Cheese Production
3:30 - 4:00 pm Milk/Refreshment Break
4:00 - 4:45 pm Succesful Tools for Building Beef Practice
4:45 - 5:30 pm Succesful Tools for Building Dairy Practice

5:30 pm - 6:45 pm

Reception in the Exhibit Area

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Opening Session and Student Awards Program

Practice Tips
8:00 - 8:10pm Field Liver Biopsy Jeff Hall
8:10 - 8:20pm Michigan Tips II Steve Edwards
8:20 - 8:30pm Twin Reduction Procedure & Protocol Jim Hartman
8:30 - 8:40pm Student Development Eric Behlke
8:40 - 8:50pm Field Diagnosis of Lice Outbreak David Nash
8:50 - 9:00pm Oh When the Saints AABP Go Marching In Christine Navarre

9:00 pm - 12:00 am

Student Reception - Sponsored by Elanco Animal Health

Friday, September 19

6:30 am - 7:45 am

Diamond-V Sponsored Breakfast
New Perspectives in the Management and Control of Salmonella in Cattle
Dr. Steve Carlson

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibit Hall and Internet Cafe open

5th Annual AABP Student Quiz Bowl featured in the Exhibit Hall

8:00 am - 12:15 pm

General Sessions 3
8:00 - 9:00 am Inventory Management in Mixed Practice
9:00 - 10:00 am Air Quality: Open Air Dairies and Feedyards
10:00 -10:45 am Milk/Refreshment Break
10:45 -11:30 am Beef Cattle Slaughter Condemnation: Procedures, Pathology, and Paperwork/Documentation and the FSIS Veterinary Professional
11:30 am - 12:15 pm Regulations today: Wading through VFDs, VCPRs, Prescriptions, ELDU prohibitions, proposed and final rules, and guidance documents

Research Summaries 2

AABP- AASRP Joint Session 2
8:00 - 8:50 am Buck Management
9:00 - 9:50 am What Bovine Practitioners Need to Know About Traceability and Scrapie
10:00 - 10:45 am Milk/Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall
10:45 - 11:45 am Teaching Goat Clients to Prevent Pregnancy Toxemia
11:45 am - 12:15 pm Using Reproductive Ultrasound for Goat Herd Management

12:15 pm - 1:45 pm

Lunch in the Exhibit Area

1:45 pm - 5:45 pm

AABP- AASRP Joint Session 3
1:45 - 2:45 pm Adding Camelids to Your Practice
2:45 - 3:45 pm Herd Health Programs for Llamas and Alpacas

Beef Session 1
1:45 - 2:00 pm Merck Cattle Production Veterinarian HOF-BEEF
2:00 - 2:45 pm Evaluation of Cattle in Groups / Pens for ID of Compromised Individuals
2:45 - 3:45 pm Low Stress Cattle Handling: Aspects that the Veterinarian Needs to be Aware of to Evaluate, Critique and Train Feedlot Personnel Responsible for Movement and Handling of Cattle
3:45 - 4:15 pm Milk/Refreshment Break
4:15 - 4:15 pm Using Experimental and Observational Data to Design, Implement, Execute and Maintain Heard Health Program for a Feedlot
5:15 - 6:00 pm Nutritional Management of Cattle at High Risk for Developing BRD on Arrival

Research Summaries 3

Dairy Session 1
1:45 - 2:00 pm Merck Cattle Production Veterinarian HOF-DAIRY
2:00 - 2:45 pm Milk Quality: Looking outside of the Cow
2:45 - 3:45 pm Milking Equipment: How it Works in Our World
3:45 - 4:15 pm Milk/Refreshment Break
4:15 - 5:00 pm Milking Records: Making Sense of it All
5:00 - 5:45 pm Getting all the Milk We Can: Cow Stockmanship

5:00 pm

Exhibit Hall and Internet Cafe close

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Meet the AABP Foundation - Zoetis Veterinary Student Scholarship Recipients and bring your checkbook/credit cards to the
Amstutz Scholarship Fund Auction
!

Dinner and the evening are sponsored by Zoetis

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

2014 Student Job Fair

Saturday, September 20

 

 

7:00 am - 9:00 am

Clinical Forums- Session 2
7:00 - 9:00 am
6 Building an Empire: Expanding your Practice? Jeremy VanBoening
7 Tips & Tricks for Sheep & Goat Practice? Joan Dean Rowe & Joan Bowen
8 Improving the Outbreak Investigation: Practical Epi for the Practitioner? Dave Smith
9 Utilizing Blood Pregnancy Testing in Practice? Fred Muller
10 Open Forum with Del Miles? Del Miles

8:00 am - 11:30 am

Beef Session 2
8:00 - 9:00 am Field pathology: Techniques, Findings, and Diagnostic Options
9:00 - 10:00 am Increasing Production Efficiency through Reproductive Management
10:00 - 10:30 am Milk/Refreshment Break
10:30 - 11:30 am Synchronization Programs

Dairy Session 2
8:00 - 9:00 am Transition Nutrition: Beginning the Discussion
9:00 - 10:00 am Transition Health: Tools for your Toolbox
10:00 - 10:30 am Milk/Refreshment Break
10:30 - 11:30 am Blogging from the Farm: Communicating about Agriculture

Student Sessions
8:00 - 9:00 am Tailgate Vaccinology
9:00 - 10:00 am Tailgate Pharmacology
10:00 - 10:30 am Milk/Refreshment Break
10:30 - 11:30 am Bovine Sports Medicine/Cervid Medicine Opportunities in Practice

Research Summaries 4

11:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Annual Business Meeting and Awards Luncheon

2:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Beef Session 3
2:00 - 2:45 pm Artificial Insemination in Bovine Practice
2:45 - 3:30 pm Utilizing Ultrasound in Beef Herds
3:30 - 4:00 pm Milk/Refreshment Break
4:00 - 4:30 pm Trichomoniasis
4:30 - 5:30 pm Quality BSE Exams

Dairy Session 3
2:00 - 2:30 pm Genomics: What Do We Need to Know?
2:30 - 3:30 pm Accelerated Growth: How We Can Influence Her Development
3:30 - 4:00 pm Milk/Refreshment Break
4:00 - 4:45 pm Healthy calves: Making it through the Transition
4:45 - 5:30 pm Heifer Reproduction: How Can We Evaluate and Influence

Student Sessions
2:00 - 3:00 pm Dealing with Debt as a New Graduate
3:30 - 4:00 pm Milk/Refreshment Break
4:00 - 5:00 pm More than Mobile - Taking the Clinic to the Country

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us for a Saturday Night Social sponsored by Merck Animal Health

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