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Practical Critical Care the Focus of AAEP 2018 Resort Symposium

Dec 4, 2017

The newest treatment techniques in emergency care will be presented during the American Association of Equine Practitioners’ 20th Annual Resort Symposium, to be held Jan. 29–Jan. 31, 2018, at the Four Seasons Resort at Wailea on the island of Maui.

Comprehensive, half-day educational sessions will expand attendees’ knowledge of practical critical care techniques in cases of emergency, including neonatal, respiratory, trauma and colic. Presenters are Drs. Benjamin Buchanan, Diana Hassel and Pamela Wilkins, leading authorities in critical care.

Following sessions, attendees will want to grab the sunscreen and explore the natural splendor of the island. Optional group excursions will include a waterfall hike, sunset sail and whale watch.

The Resort Symposium qualifies attendees for 15 CE credits and is sponsored by AAEP Educational Partners Boehringer Ingelheim and IDEXX.

Visit aaep.org/meetings/20th-annual-resort-symposium to register for the meeting and optional group excursions or to view the complete educational program. The registration deadline is January 5, 2018.

The American Association of Equine Practitioners, headquartered in Lexington, Ky., was founded in 1954 as a non-profit organization dedicated to the health and welfare of the horse. Currently, the AAEP reaches more than 5 million horse owners through its over 9,000 members worldwide and is actively involved in ethics issues, practice management, research and continuing education in the equine veterinary profession and horse industry.

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