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Grow your knowledge of equine clinical care with turn-key online education offered by the AAEP.  The content presented here is sourced from a variety of mediums: AAEP convention presentations*, practicing veterinarians and the academic community.

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Questions about a presentation you see here? Contact Karen Pautz, AAEP director of education, at kpautz@aaep.org.

 

Tentative Presentation Schedule:

             Join Dr. Reuss as she details a complete equine neurologic exam, including the goals of the exam, gathering patient history, performing the physical exam, an in- depth discussion of cranial nerves, reflexes, the moving exam, and neuroanatomical localization. (60 minutes)

 

              AAEP 2019 Convention Recording: see log-in information below (20 minutes)

 

              Dr. Sherry Johnson of Colorado State University brings us literature micro-bursts with case-application examples of at-home equine rehabilitation strategies you can tailor for your own use. (54 minutes)

 

             AAEP 2019 Convention Recording: see log-in information below

 

              Dr. Craig Lesser of Rood and Riddle Equine Hospital shares several interesting podiatry cases in both newborns and adult horses. (49 minutes)

 

              AAEP 2019 Convention Recording: see log-in information below

 

             The talk is geared strongly toward those practitioners going to a referral hospital setting, but there are many tips that are applicable to new graduates in ambulatory practice as well. Additionally, Dr. Stewart shares a couple of cases for discussion at the end of the presentation. (42 minutes)

 

            AAEP 2018 Convention Recording: see log-in information below

 

  • May 12: How to Diagnose and Manage Corneal Ulcer (Parts 1 and 2) by Dr. Kathyrn Wotman

              Part 1: "Equine Cornea: It's Where the Fun Begins!"
             
Part 1 of this two-part series covers a brief description of corneal anatomy and what different colors in teh cornea indicate. This will help direct treatment for corneal pathology. (14 minutes)

             Part 2: "Equine Corneal Disease"
             
Part 2 of this two-part series covers, more specifically, corneal ulceration and corneal stromal abscesses. It focuses on signs to look for when making the diagnosis and on specific treatment plans.(38 minutes)

              AAEP 2019 Convention Recording: see log-in information below (18 minutes)

 

  • May 19: Clinical tricks to equine castrations in the field by Dr. Luke Bass

    Dr. Luke Bass of Colorado State University shares tips and tricks for castrating a horse. This presentation walks you through steps to take from the physical examination to completing the routine castration. Dr. Bass will highlight some recent clinical research projects that have been done with field anesthesia, and which antibiotics can be most helpful. (25 minutes)

 

              AAEP 2018 Convention Recording: see log-in information below

 

         The horse isn't lame -- he's just "not right." How do you deal with that? Dr. Erin Contino of Colorado State University walks you through the exam process. (63 minutes)

            AAEP 2018 Convention Recording: see log-in information below

 

  • June 2: Veterinarian Biosecurity Training (Canadian Equestrian Federation presentation) by Jean-Yin Tan 

    A biosecurity training webinar for equine veterinarians to learn how to coach clients who manage events or facilities. Dr. Jean-Yin Tan will explain the rationale behind biosecurity plans and help veterinarians increase their depth of knowledge on biosecurity plan development. (75 minutes)

 

  • June 4: How to Radiograph Cheek Teeth by Leah Limone
                   
      AAEP 2018 Convention Recording: see log-in information below (14:30 minutes) 

 

  • June 9: Field Emergencies Case and Lessons Learned from a Current Intern by Jamie Clark   

  • June 11: Sharpening Dental Radiograph Interpretation Skills by Robert Baratt
                   
    AAEP 2019 Convention Recording: see log-in information below 
             

  • June 16: How to Manage Reproductive Cycle when Breeding with Cooled Semen by Patrick McCue

 

  • June 18: The Pruritic/Hivey Horse: Allergies and Urticaria by Stephen White

           AAEP 2019 Convention Recording: see log-in information below        

 

  • June 23: Placentitis: The Basics and Case Examples by Margo Macpherson

 

  • June 25: Examination and Treatment of Lameness from the Stifle through the Foot by Cooper Williams

           AAEP 2019 Convention Recording: see log-in information below 

  • June 30: CBD: What the Equine Practitioner Needs to Know by Chelsea Luedke

 

  • July 2: How to Perform and Document an Oral Examination by Claudia True

           AAEP 2018 Convention Recording: see log-in information below 

  • July 7: Equine Joint Therapies by Colton McInturff

 

  • July 9: Examination of the Equine Foot by Tracy A. Turner

          AAEP 2018 Convention Recording: see log-in information below 

  • July 14: Neurology Cases by Sarah Reuss

 

  • July 16: Postpartum Complications in the Mare by Karen Wolfsdorf

           AAEP 2019 Convention Recording: see log-in information below 

  • July 21: Clinical Parasitology for the Equine Practitioner by Martin Nielsen

 

  • July 23: Making Extractions Possible: Regional Anesthesia by Jennifer Rawlinson

           AAEP 2019 Convention Recording: see log-in information below

* The convention presentations included have been selected as “core concepts” for new graduates. While access to all recordings is currently free, please note that you must log in to the AAEP Digitell site where the resources are housed. Students who are not AAEP members may obtain a temporary access code for log-in purposes. Details are included in the Student Education Community email sent to students and advisors on April 14, 2020. For questions or help logging in, contact Karen Pautz, AAEP director of education, at kpautz@aaep.org.

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