Tag: continuing education

Justine Lee, DVM, DACVECC, associate director of veterinary services at Pet Poison Helpline, will be lecturing at the New York City Veterinary Medical Association (NYVMA) this May.  Her lecture is entitled, “Top 20 toxins and how to treat them.“

Justine Lee, DVM, DACVECC, associate director of veterinary services at Pet Poison Helpline, will be lecturing at the Association des Medicines Veterinaries du Quebec‘s 23rd Annual Convention in Canada in April.  Her four lectures are as follows: Friday, April 20th 2012 8:30 – 10:00 am Top 10 mistakes to avoid in dyspneic patients 10:10 –…

Dr. Ahna Brutlag, assistant director of veterinary services at Pet Poison Helpline, will be lecturing at this year’s American Animal Hopsital Association Annual Conference. Here is a schedule of her lectures: Sunday, March 18th 2012 9:00 – 9:50 am One Pill Can Kill: Drugs of Significant Concern in Companion Animals In general practice, it’s crucial…

Join two of Pet Poison Helpline’s staff veterinarians and toxicologists, Sharon Welch, DVM, DABVT, DABT and Colleen Almgren, DVM, PhD, for the first of our 2012 local CE programs.  This free, two hour program will review common multi-vitamins, supplements, nutraceuticals, and eye drops that are poisonous to dogs and cats when ingested.  Mechanisms of action of toxicosis,…

Join Pet Poison Helpline’s Drs. Ahna Brutlag and Justine Lee as they discuss some common toxins seen around the holidays poisonous to cats and dogs, including: poinsettias, lilies, mistletoe, alcohol, unbaked bread dough, grapes, raisins, fatty table scraps and human medications.  Underlying mechanism of action, clinical signs and treatment will be reviewed for each listed above. Title: Common…