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AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF BOVINE PRACTITIONERS
2018 TENTATIVE PROGRAM



Online Registration and Housing Information
Preconference Seminar Information

Wednesday, September 12

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Boehringer Ingelheim Opening Reception

Thursday, September 13

6:30 am - 7:45 am

Zoetis Sponsored Breakfast -

7:00 am - 9:00 am

Clinical Forums- Session
7:00 - 9:00 am
1 Terri Olivett Become indispensable- helping your clients see what they are missing in their dairy calf program.
2 Jerry Stokka Identifying Health and Performance Limiting Disturbances in Production Systems: Is Infectious Disease a Cause or a Symptom?
3 Jessica McArt Optimizing a Dairy Cow's Transition Into Lactation: How to Make You (and Her) Indispensable
4 Charles Gardner
Reaching Out to Our Stressed Out Clients
5 King Hickman Rumen and Gut Health

8:00 am - 10:00 am

AABP- AASRP Joint Session
8:00 - 9:00 am
Isaac Bott Reindeer Reproduction and Veterinary Care
9:00 - 10:00 am Isaac Bott Incorporating Small Ruminant Theriogenology in Private Practice: Creating a Brand That Keeps Producing

8:00 am - 7:00 pm

Exhibit Hall Opens

9:00 am - 10:30 am

AABP Committee Meetings

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

General Sessions
10:30 - 11:15 am
Morgan McArthur Secret Sauce Service
11:15 - 12:00 pm Mark Hilton How to Keep Beef Producers Asking for More

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Lunch in the Exhibit Area

1:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Student Case Presentation Competition

Research Summaries

Practice Management
1:30 - 2:15 pm
Carie Telgen Scheduling -- a Bit Like Herding Cats
2:15 - 3:30 pm Jen Brandt Compassion Satisfaction: Remaining an Indispensable Resource for Your Clients and Community by Avoiding the Compassion Fatigue Trap
3:30 - 4:00 pm Milk/Refreshment Break
4:00 - 5:30 pm
Denise Tumblin Buy/Sell Agreements: Getting Into and Out of a Partnership Without Hard Feelings

General Sessions
1:30 - 2:15 pm
Franklyn Garry Becoming Indispensable by Making What Really Matters What Really Matters.
2:15 - 2:45 pm
Shannon Nielsen Becoming Indispensable in Times of Change: Value Added Services and Work Place Culture
2:45 - 3:30 pm Katie Hope & Nora Schrag Antimicrobial Metrics - A Useful Tool for Management, or a Biased Disciplinary Stick?
3:30 - 4:00 pm Milk/Refreshment Break
4:00 - 4:45 pm
Grant Rathje Leading through Generations
4:45 - 5:30 pm "HOT TOPIC" (T.B.D.)

NMPF Sessions
1:30 - 3:30 pm Chase DeCoite BQA Transportation Training and Certification
3:30 - 4:00 pm Milk/Refreshment Break

4:00 - 4:45 pm Cassandra Tucker, Michelle Calvo-Lorenzo & Lily Edwards-Callaway Consistency of Locomotion Assessment in the beef and dairy industries
4:45 - 5:30 pm Jim Sleper & Michael Roberson Animal Care Crisis on the farm

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Wine and Cheese Reception in the Exhibit Hall

9:00 pm - 12:00 am

Student Reception - Sponsored by Elanco Animal Health

Friday, September 14

6:30 am - 7:45 am

Diamond-V Sponsored Breakfast -

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Exhibit Hall Opens

9th Annual AABP Student Quiz Bowl featured in the Exhibit Hall

8:00 am - 12:15 pm

General Sessions
8:00 - 9:00 am
Scott Uhlenhake Staying Healthy To Be Indispensable for the Long-Term: A physical therapist's perspective
9:00 - 10:00 am
John Groves Becoming Indispensable by using "Systems Thinking" to tackle Challenging and Complex Problems in Practice
10:00 - 10:45 am Milk/Refreshment Break
10:45 - 11:15 am
Mark Gardiner It may be the veterinarian's practice, but it's our business!

11:15 - 12:15 pm Randall Spare & Mark Gardiner Disaster: Catastrophe or Opportunity?

Research Summaries 2

AABP- AASRP Joint Session
8:00 - 9:00 am
Pam Walker Camelid 101 - What You Always Wanted to Know But Were Afraid to Ask.

9:00 - 10:00 Pam Walker Common Field Problems for Camelids
10:00 - 10:45 am Milk/Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall
10:45 am - 12:15 pm
Paula Menzies Guide to Udder Health for Dairy Goats-ProvidingGuidance for Veterinarians and Producers in Improving Milk Quality

VPS
8:00 - 9:15 am Brian Reed Getting From Strategy to Success: Evaluating, Developing and Implementing New Opportunities in Practice
9:15 - 10:00 am Sarah Giebel Let Data Driven Decisions Put You in the Driver's Seat with Your Clients
10:00 - 10:45 am Milk/Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall
10:45 - 11:30 am Keelan Lewis How I Became Indispensable by Mentoring New Aassociates and Implementing New Technology

11:30 - 12:15 pm David Walton One ... Two... Three Little Doctors Making a Big Impact!

 

12:15 pm - 1:45 pm

Lunch in the Exhibit Area

1:45 pm - 6:00 pm

AABP- AASRP Joint Session
1:45 - 2:45 pm
Pam Walker Practical Fluid Therapy and Blood Transfusions for Camelids

2:45 - 3:30 pm Paula Menzies Tales from the Grave- improving the Job We Do On -Farm Adult Sheep and Goat Postmortems

Beef Session
2:00 - 2:45 pm
Chance Armstrong Expanding the BSE to become indispensable
2:45 - 3:45 pm Meredyth Jones Finding the herd problem in the single case. How to become indispensable through herd health management
3:45 - 4:15 pm Milk/Refreshment Break
4:15 - 5:00 pm David Smith "I'm not positive that's a positive"; become indispensable to your clients by knowing how to choose, interpret and incorporate diagnostic testing in bovine practice
5:00 - 5:45 pm Sebastien Buczinski Ultrasound Beyond Reproduction: What I Can Do in Practice

Research Summaries

Dairy Session
2:00 - 3:00 pm
Danelle Bickett-Weddle Seeing What Clients Miss - Finding Opportunities to Improve Animal and Caretaker Health
3:00 - 3:45 pm
Michael Ballou The influence of milk solid nutrition on calf health
3:45 - 4:15 pm Milk/Refreshment Break

4:15 - 5:15 pm Michael Ballou How can we help control gastrointestinal diseases in neonates?
5:15 - 6:00 pm David Erf Genomic Testing - What can we do with this information and how can we develop strategies with it to help herds be more profitable?

AASRP Research Summaries
4:15 - 6:00 pm Research Summaries

5:00 pm

Exhibit Hall closes

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Meet the AABP Foundation - Zoetis Veterinary Student Scholarship Recipients, the Amstutz Scholarship Recipients and bring your checkbook/credit cards to the Amstutz Scholarship Fund Auction!

Dinner and the evening are sponsored by Zoetis

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

2017 Job Fair

Saturday, September 15

   

7:00 am - 9:00 am

Clinical Forums
7:00 - 9:00 am
6
Morgan McArthur & Mark Hilton Tools for better talkin': engaging audiences large and small with effective speaking skills
7 Mark Hardesty Productivity Pay Allows Flexible Schedules to Fit Your Life
8 Dave Smith Strategic Use of Diagnostic Tests in Cattle Populations
9 John Groves Becoming Indispensable by using "Systems Thinking" to tackle Challenging and Complex Problems in Practice
10 Franklin Gary Becoming indispensable by making what really matters what really matters.

8:00 am - 11:30 am

Beef Session
8:00 - 9:00 am
Eric Behlke Using Evidence Based Medicine Approach for Feedlot Health Management
9:00 - 10:00 am Michelle Calvo Lorenzo Practical Approach and Outlook Regarding Animal Welfare Concerns Related to Beef Feedlot Production
10:30 - 11:30 am Jason Nickell Comparative Evaluation of Chute Side Diagnostic Modalities for Bovine Respiratory Disease

 

Dairy Session
8:00 - 9:00 am
Jeffrey Bewley Precision Dairy Monitoring Technologies: Opportunities and Challenges
9:00 - 10:00 am
Jeffrey Bewley Getting the Most Value Out of Estrus Detection Technologies
10:00 - 10:30 am Milk/Refreshment Break
10:30 - 11:15 am
Terri Ollivet Thoracic ultrasound to monitor lung health and assist management decisions in preweaned dairy calves

Student Sessions
9:00 - 10:00 am
Brian Warr & Elizabeth Homerosky Field Necropsy- Wisdom from the Trenches
10:00 - 10:30 am Milk/Refreshment Break
10:30 - 11:30 am
Eric Behlke & Noa Roman-Muniz Communication and Cultural Awareness - How Not to "Step in It"

Research Summaries

11:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Annual Business Meeting and Awards Luncheon

2:45 pm - 4:45 pm

Beef Session
2:45 - 3:45 pm
Trent Fox Nutritional Management Between Health and Performance
3:45 - 4:45 pm
Virginia Fajt Antimicrobial Stewardship Considerations in Beef Production

Dairy Session
2:45 - 3:45 pm
Jennifer Walker The Animal Welfare Audit Landscape, Understanding Where You Fit In
3:45 - 4:45 pm
Emily Stepp The veterinarian's role in ensuring top animal care: A partnership with the FARM Animal Care Program

Student Sessions
2:30 - 3:30 pm
Scott Uhlenhake Staying Healthy- Tips from a Physical Therapist
3:30 - 4:45 pm
Michelle Borek & Keelan Lewis Becoming invaluable by carving out a unique niche in your practice-


5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Practice Tips
5:00 - 5:10 pm
Michelle Borek-Stine Persistence, Personality and Positivity .How to Make Your Niche Work.
5:10 - 5:20 pm
Brandon Treichler Show me the Money, Making Milk Quality Indispensable to your Clients and your Practice
5:20- 5:30 pm Em Mowrer Flying Solo in the Wild West of Ohio - Adding Value to an Underserved Area
5:30 - 5:40 pm
Keelan Lewis The dispensable vet box
5:40 - 5:50 pm
Meredyth Jones The IncrediBULL Testing Trailer
5:50 - 6:00 pm Judd Videto Calf Restraint, Cow Restraint, and a Calf Jack That Fits in Your Pocket.


6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us for a Saturday Night Social sponsored by Merck Animal Health

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