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Labor Day US Holiday
The VIN-VSPN offices will be closed September 3-September 5, 2016 for the US Labor Day holiday. We will have staff checking email and messages once a day through the holiday so responses may be slightly delayed. We wish everyone a safe holiday, and to those who are working in emergency clinics, we say thank you for being there.

The International Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society Symposium starts next week and VSPN will be there! Stop by and see Charlotte at the cybercafé or Lisa at the VSPN booth (booth 824) if you are attending. Many of our members and VSPN Moderators will be in attendance and speaking that week. We also wish good luck to those sitting for the ECC and Anesthesia/Analgesia VTS exams. We are looking forward to meeting members in Grapevine, Texas next week!


VIN News Service
Veterinarians offer, accept help during 'Great Flood'

VETzInsight
What Would you do with an Injured Stray? Part 1

Abstract of the Week
Retrospective evaluation of acute liver failure in dogs (1995-2012): 49 cases.

Website of the Week
USDA Food Composition Database

Book Reviews of the Week
Atlas of Normal Radiographic Anatomy & Anatomic Variants in the Dog and Cat

Pocket Handbook Of Small Animal Medicine
>>>VSPN Moderator review by Kara Burns, MS, Med, LVT, CVT, VTS (Nutrition)


Rounds Transcripts

Addison’s Disease

2015 Rounds Transcripts



  1. Avians
  2. Tape cytology: what is it?
  3. University of Missouri Bio Med classes
  4. Radiographing x-ray gloves and gown
  5. Curettes poking through packs
  6. In-hospital communication
  7. Chimpanzees and cooperation
  8. Resources for training
  9. Finding a laboratory
  10. Isolation protocol
  11. Small animal restraint



Communication & Conflict Management Module 1: Communication & Organizational Development
Enrollment closes at 5:00pm ET on Tuesday, September 6 for this course. Enroll in all three modules by Tuesday and you will receive a 15% discount off the original course price. Join
Heather Howell, LVT, RVT, MBA for this course in learning effective communication and conflict resolution techniques.



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Sunday, September 18, 2016; 9:00 pm EDT
RECOVER – Part 1: BLS
Host: Joseph DeFulio, CVT

Wednesday, September 21, 2016; 9:00 pm EDT
Open Toxicology Session
Hosts: Erin Freed, BA, CVT and Jennifer McGregor, CVT

Sunday, September 25, 2016; 9:00 pm EDT
RECOVER – Part 2: Advanced Life Support
Host: Joseph DeFulio, CVT

Wednesday, September 28, 2016; 9:00 pm EDT
Inventory
Julie Singer, LVT, CVPM



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