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Scheduled Continuing Education Events

This is a list of our currently scheduled continuing education events. Please check back periodically for new events.

JVMS Hot Breakfast CE March 3, 2019

THE BIG ONE Hot breakfast buffet & 6 or 7 hour Florida/Georgia approved CE program Sunday, March 3, 2019 from 6:50am - 2:30pm.

Listing of Prior JVMS CE Meetings

JVMS Sunday CE Program

CE Chairman: Mitch Crystal

1/22/2017 - THE BIG ONE III, FL Laws and Rules and GA LEAP (Denise Farris, esq., Farris Law Firm), FL Controlled Drugs (Zach Langston, North Beaches Pharmacy), Feline Chronic Kidney Disease (Gary Norsworthy, DVM, DABVP [Feline Practice], Alamo Feline Health Center) (Sponsor - Purina & Boehringer Ingelheim)

11/20/16 - Cardiology / Heartworm Disease (Sponsor - CEVA; Speakers Stephen Jones, DVM, Lakeside Animal Hospital, immediate past president American Heartworm Society; John McCall, MS, PhD, Professor Emeritus University of Georgia, Associate Editor of the American Heartworm Society; Carol Ferguson, DVM, Veterinary Services Manager CEVA Animal Health)

09/18/2016 – Heartworm Resistance, 2016 Florida Rabies Challenge, Enhancing Flea Control Compliance (Sponsor – Merial, Speakers – Clarke Atkins, DVM, DACVIM [Internal Medicine & Cardiology], Distinguished Professor of Companion Animal Medicine (Emeritus) at North Carolina State University; Alex Thomasson, DVM, Courtesy Clinical Assistant Professor at University of Florida, Adjunct Faculty in Parasitology at St. Matthews University School of Veterinary Medicine; Brian Scott, DVM, DACVD, Tampa Bay Veterinary Specialists)

05/15/2016 – Diagnostic Updates / Case Studies, Urinalysis / Urine Diagnostics, Diabetes Mellitus, Feline Hyperthyroidism (Sponsor – Idexx Speaker – Pete Kintzer, DVM, DACVIM [Internal Medicine])

02/21/2016 - Clinical Pathology (Sponsor - Antech Diagnostics; Speaker - Jim Meinkoth, DVM, PhD, DACVP)

11/08/2015 - Chronic Renal Disease; Case Rounds; Tick Diseases & Prevention; Lyme Disease (Sponsor - Idexx; Speakers Bryan Rothlein DVM and Kerry Clark MPH, Ph.D, Professor Epidemiology & Environmental Health, University of North Florida)

06/14/2015 - Pain Management and Suture Science & Selection (Sponsor - Elanco; Speakers - Mark Epstein DVM, DABVP, CVPP and Brent McCulloch)

03/01/2015 - THE BIG ONE II: FL & GA Laws, Rules and Ethics; Controlled Drugs; Vaccines; Probiotics (Sponsors - Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Purina, North Beaches Pharmacy; Speakers - Mike Poland RPH; Denise E. Farris Esq.; Mike Lappin DVM, PhD, DACVIM-Internal Medicine)
12/14/2014 - Dermatology (Sponsor - CEVA; Speaker - Valerie Fadok, DVM, DACVD)

09/14/2014 - Leptospirosis; Fluid Therapy in Critical Patients; Canine Soft Tissue Injuries (Sponsors - Zoetis and Nutramax, Speakers - Carsten Bandt DVM, DAVECC and Jannell Appel DVM, CCRT)

05/18/2014 - Feline Topics; Nutrition; Management of Chronic Diarrhea (Sponsors - Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica and Purina; Speakers - Donna Stephens-Manley DVM and Jason Gagne DVM)

03/09/2014 - IT, Communications & Web Marketing Topics (Sponsor - Elanco; Speaker - Eric Garcia)

12/08/2013 - Radiology (Sponsors - Sound-Elkin; Speakers - Bill Hornof DVM, MS, DACVR and Reid Tyson DVM, DACVR)

09/15/2013 - THE BIG ONE: Required Florida Law and Controlled Drug and Medical Topics (Sponsors - Boehringer Ingelheim, Iam’s, North Beaches Pharmacy; Speakers:  Mike Poland, RPH; Denise E. Farris, Esq.; Dan Green, DVM; Doug Yanik, MBA, DVM)

06/02/2013 - Behavior (Sponsor - CEVA; Speaker - Terry Curtis DVM, DACVB)

03/17/2013 - Feline Medicine (Sponsor - Boehringer Ingelheim; Speaker - Gary Norsworthy DVM, DABVP)

02/06/2013 - Technician CE: Cardiology (Sponsors - Boehringer Ingelheim and North Florida Veterinary Specialists [NFVS]; Speakers - Mitch Crystal DVM, DACVIM-Internal Medicine, Sherrie Foresi CVT + Katie Russell, and Dr. Ricardo Irizarry)

11/18/2012 - Internal Medicine and Emergency/Critical Care (Sponsor - North Florida Veterinary Specialists [NFVS]; Speakers - Drs. Ricardo Irizarry, Allison O'Kell and Joon Im)

10/23/2012 - Technician CE: Cardiology (Sponsors - Boehringer Ingelheim and North Florida Veterinary Specialists [NFVS]; Speakers - Mitch Crystal DVM, DACVIM-Internal Medicine, Sherrie Foresi CVT + Katie Russell, and Dr. Ricardo Irizarry)

05/20/2012 - Dermatology, Dentistry and Drugs (Sponsor - Purina; Speakers - Mike Poland, RPH, Sharon Hoffman DVM, DAVDC and Sarah Bartlett DVM, DACVD)

04/23/2012 - Cardiology (Sponsors - Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica and North Florida Veterinary Specialists [NFVS]; Speaker - Andrew Beardow DVM, DACVIM-Cardiology)

03/11/2012 - Soft Tissue Sarcomas (Sponsor - Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica; Speakers - Drs. Phil Kass and Brad Schmidt)

11/08/2011 - Cytology Workshops (Sponsor - Antech and North Florida Veterinary Specialists [NFVS]; Speakers - Jim Meinkoth DVM, PhD, DACVP-Clinical Pathology and Mitch Crystal DVM, DACVIM-Internal Medicine)

11/07/2011 - Cytology Workshops (Sponsor - Antech and North Florida Veterinary Specialists [NFVS]; Speakers - Jim Meinkoth DVM, PhD, DACVP-Clinical Pathology and Mitch Crystal DVM, DACVIM-Internal Medicine)

11/06/2011 - Clinical Pathology and Cytology (Sponsors - Antech and Morgan Stanley; Speakers - Jim Meinkoth DVM, PhD, DACVP-Clinical Pathology and Joe Leeth DVM, DACVP-Clinical Pathology)

09/18/2011 - Creating a World Class Service Organization - joint FVMA and JVMS Meeting (Sponsors - Boehringer-Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Franck’s Compounding Lab, Hyperbaric Veterinary Medicine, MWI Veterinary Supply, Nutramax Laboratories, Inc., Pfizer Animal Health, Purchasing Services, Inc., Purina Nestle, PurinaCare Pet Health Insurance, Roadrunner Pharmacy, Webster Veterinary; Speakers - Dennis Snow, Edwin Bayó and Kent Kruse DVM)

06/05/2011 - Client Compliance, Client Communication and Patient-Centered Veterinary Practice (Sponsor - Hill’s Pet Nutrition: Speaker - Mike McIntyre DVM)

03/20/2011 - Parasitology (Sponsors - Lilly/Elanco Companion Animal Health and Morgan Stanley; Speaker - Byron Blagburn MS, PhD)

CE Chairman: Jennifer Locke

03/21/2010 - Orthopedics (Sponsor - Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica and Royal Canin; Speakers - Chad Devitt DVM, MS, DACVS, Jay Erne DVM, Carolyn McKune DVM, DACVAA and Tom McNicholas DVM, DACVS)

06/06/2010 - Canine and Feline Endocrinology (Speaker - Robert K. McDonald DVM)

08/15/2010 - FVMA Post Recession Recovery Planning (Sponsor - FVMA: Karen Felsted CPA, MS, CVPM)

11/07/2010 - Cardiology (Sponsors - Boehringer-Ingelheim Vetmedica and Morgan Stanley; Speaker - Amara Estrada DVM, DACVIM-Cardiology)

03/29/2009 - Pharmacy / GI & Nutrition (Sponsors - Diamondback Drugs and Hill’s; Speakers -  Michael Blaire and Debbie Davenport MS, DVM, DACVIM-Internal Medicine)

06/28/2009 - Medical & Surgical Oncology (Sponsors - AVS, SEVO; Speakers - Jennifer Locke DVM, DACVIM-Oncology, Tracy LaDue DVM, DACVIM-Oncology, Jay Erne DVM , Kevin Drygas DVM and Steven Neihaus DVM)

09/13/2009 - Practice Management / Legal & Ethical issues (Sponsors - FVMA, Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Iam’s, Frank’s Pharmacy, Skip’s Pharmacy, Nutramax, Fort Dodge; Speakers - Douglas Jack Esq.)

11/15/2009 - Internal Medicine / Oncology (Sponsor – North Florida Veterinary Specialists [NFVS]; Speakers - Mitch Crystal DVM, DACVIM-Internal medicine, Paula Levine DVM, DACVIM-Internal Medicine, Brad Schmidt DVM, DACVIM-Oncology, and Paul Sorrentino DVM)

CE Chairman: Deanna Schoenborn

11/09/2008 - Neurology / Neurosurgery (Sponsors - MWI, Elsevier, Regions; Speakers - Anthony Hopkins BVCs, MVM, MRCVS, DACVIM-Neurology, John Meeks DVM, DACVIM-Neurology, Jeff Clarke DVM, DACVIM-Neurology, Michael Wong DVM)

09/14/2008 - Dermatology (Sponsors - Pfizer, Iam’s, and Veterinary Pet Insurance; Speaker - William H. Miller VMD, DACVD)

06/08/2008 - Radiology and Dentistry (Sponsors - FVMA, Pfizer, Nutramax, Diagnostic Imaging; Bill Schoenborne DVM, DACVR, Michael Peak DVM, DAVDC, Nancy Loes DVM, MBA, Jerome Perrone CVT, VTS)

03/09/2008 - Behavior and Pharmacy Updates (Sponsors - Hills and Diamondback Drugs; Speakers - Terry Curtis DVM, DACVB and Michael Blaire)