Free 2010 Equine Seminar Series in Kentucky

The 2010 Universitiy of Kentucky's Department of Veterinary Science Equine Diagnostic and Research Seminar series kicks off Jan. 28 at 4 p.m. with a presentation by the University of Pennsylvania's Sue McDonnell, PhD, Certified Applied Animal Behaviorist. Her presentation is titled: "How horses think and why it matters to equine scientists and veterinarians."

The Seminar series also has a new location this year at the South Theater in the Visitor Center at the Kentucky Horse Park. Seminars were previously at the Livestock Disease Diagnostic Center (LDDC).


Dr. Ed Squires discusses upcoming education events for Kentucky horse owners.
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For those who cannot attend in person, videotapes and archives these lectures, which are free to registered users at Horse Courses through sponsor Pfizer Animal Health.

This seminar series, which are held the fourt Thursday each month, is co-sponsored by the Kentucky Association of Equine Practitioners (KAEP).

The schedule for 2010 is:

Jan. 28, Sue McDonnell, PhD, Cert. AAB
University of Pennsylvania
Equine Behavior

Feb. 25, Ernie Bailey, PhD
UK Gluck Equine Research Center
Genetic Diseases

March 25, Molly McCue, DVM, MS, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM
University of Minnesota
Polysacharide Storage Myopathy

April 29, Don Schlafer, DVM, MS, PhD, Dipl. ACVP, ACVIM, ACT
Cornell University

May 27, Kevin Haussler, DVM, DC, PhD
Colorado State University
Therapeutic Options

June 24, James Orsini, DVM, Dipl. ACVS
University of Pennsylvania

July 29, Allen Page, Uneeda Bryant, and Alan Loynachan
UK Gluck Equine Research Center and LDDC
Lawsonia intracellularis

Aug. 26, Duncan Peters, DVM, MS
Hagyard Equine Medical Institute
Sport Horse Medicine

Sept. 30, Natasha Werpy, DVM, Dipl. ACVR
Colorado State University
Imaging-Modality Approach

Oct. 28, Paul Morley, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM
Colorado State University
Infectious Diseases and Biosecurity

Nov. 18, Jack Easley, DVM, MS, Dipl. ABVP
Kentucky Private Practitioner

See previously recorded courses from last year's series.

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