AAEP Convention


Genetic Disease Researcher Receives AAEP Past Presidents' Research Fellow

December 03, 2012

Dr. Schultz's thesis project focuses on the epidemiology and genetic basis of equine metabolic syndrome (EMS).... Read More


AAEP 2012: Lameness in the Western Horse

December 03, 2012

Dr. Bill Rhoads summarizes the western performance horse discussion during the 2012 AAEP Convention.... Read More


AAEP 2012: Good Works Care of the Therapeutic Horse

December 03, 2012

Vet student Aimee Vaughn talks about what she learned about caring for therapy horses.... Read More


AAEP Foundation/Markel Honor Top-Achieving Veterinary Students

December 02, 2012

Eight veterinary students received $2,500 scholarships during the 58th AAEP Convention.... Read More

Dr. Tammy Vretis shares her experience riding a hippotherapy horse as SheaCenter physical therapist Janelle Robinson instructs veterinarians and industry professionals in the background.


AAEP 2012: Good Works Project at Therapeutic Riding Center

December 01, 2012

The veterinarians from the 2012 AAEP Convention visit a therapeutic riding center as part of Good Works. ... Read More

Luke Ramsay, AAEP student program coordinator, discusses programs specially designed for veterinary studets at the AAEP Convention.


AAEP Convention Student Program

November 30, 2012

Luke Ramsay discusses programs specially designed for veterinary studets at the AAEP Convention. ... Read More

Sally Baker, AAEP marketing and public relations director, explains what goes into creating the scientific program at the AAEP convention.


Creating the AAEP Scientific Program

November 29, 2012

Get the inside scoop on creating the scientific program at the AAEP convention with Sally Baker.... Read More

2012 AAEP Convention in Anaheim, Calif.


Planning the AAEP Convention

November 28, 2012

Sally Baker, director of marketing, talks about what goes into planning the AAEP convention. ... Read More


Attendees Gearing Up for 2012 AAEP Convention

November 26, 2012

Sally Baker of the AAEP shares the top five things attendees can look forward to when they land in California.... Read More


2012 AAEP Convention Companion

November 09, 2012

The AAEP Convention Companion was created especially for attendees of the 2012 AAEP Convention in California.... Read More


2012 AAEP Conference Preview

November 01, 2012

A preview of the lectures and presentation that will take place at the 2012 AAEP conference in Anaheim, Calif.... Read More


AAEP Convention Heads to Southern California in 2012

September 17, 2012

The AAEP will return to the West Coast in 2012 for its 58th Annual Convention, Dec. 1-5 in Anaheim, Calif.... Read More


AAEP to Host Outreach Program at 2012 Convention

July 22, 2012

Attendees can learn about the Equitarian program, how to stay fit for practice, and about therapuetic riding.... Read More


AAEP Keynote Speech Focuses on Equine Practice Communication

June 29, 2012

Communication in equine practice will be the focus of the 2012 keynote speech at the 58th AAEP convention. ... Read More


Physiology Modifiers in Joint Disease Reviewed (AAEP 2011)

April 12, 2012

One presenter reviewed the mechanisms behind drugs used to treat joint disease in horses.... Read More


Processing High- and Low-Quality Semen in Horses (AAEP 2011)

April 03, 2012

Using cooled-shipped semen to breed mares is a common practice, but not all spermatozoa tolerate cooling well.... Read More


Gallium Nitrate and R. Equi Shedding (AAEP 2011)

April 02, 2012

Treatment of mares with oral gallium nitrate significantly reduced fecal concentrations of virulent R. equi.... Read More


Effects of Behavior-Modifying Drug Investigated (AAEP 2011)

March 31, 2012

Fluphenazine, a human antipsychotic drug, has drawbacks that often preclude its use in horses.... Read More


Delayed Suturing for Equine Lower Limb Wounds (AAEP 2011)

March 30, 2012

Delayed wound closure involves suturing wounds four to five days after injury. ... Read More


Alternative Treatment for "Roaring" in Horses (AAEP 2011)

March 29, 2012

Researchers recently assessed the feasibility of functional electrical stimulation in roarers.... Read More


Granulation Tissue Management in the Horse (AAEP 2011)

March 28, 2012

Equine wounds need to be managed carefully to prevent the development of exuberant granulation tissue.... Read More


New 'Cancer Vaccine' for Horses in the Works (AAEP 2011)

March 27, 2012

Researchers are testing a 'cancer vaccine' to determine if it might be a viable equine treatment option.... Read More


Treating Equine Upper Respiratory Tract Ailments (AAEP 2011)

March 26, 2012

A horse in respiratory distress or displaying other signs of airway ailments warrants a call to a veterinarian... Read More


Acupuncture Use in Equine Reproduction (AAEP 2011)

March 25, 2012

Studies in human medicine are yielding promising results to support aucpuncture use in equine reproduction.... Read More


Clinical Outcomes of Large Intestine Thickening (AAEP 2011)

March 25, 2012

Researchers find large intestinal thickening could indicate multiple diseases in addition to colic.... Read More