North CarolinaAcademy of Small Animal Medicine

N.C.'s First Online Academy of Small Animal Medicine

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Our Next Event: May 7, 2014

Radiology

This one day meeting, open to all veterinarians, in Sanford, NC at the Dennis Wicker Civic Center (click on the green link below for directions), is on Radiology and is presented by Anthony Pease DVM, MS, DACVR and is sponsored by IDEXX Laboratories. This meeting begins at 8:30 am until 4:30 pm and carries 7 hours of CE that is pre-approved by the North Carolina Veterinary Medical Board. Cost to non-member veterinarians is $150 and to non-member staff is $75.00. Lunch, CE certificate and printed notes are provided so please RSVP. If you wish to have a RSVP  confirmation sent to you, then after clicking on the green RSVP button, scroll to the bottom of the RSVP page and enter your name and email address and confirmation for this meeting will be immediately sent to you inbox. Topics include:

Radiography in the Digital Age – this is a lecture describing the use of digital imaging and technology.

Imaging for the Small Animal Clinician – this is a lecture that describes all the modalities including digital radiography, computed radiography, ultrasound, nuclear medicine, CT, MRI.

Thoracic Radiography – this lecture focuses on pulmonary patterns

Radiography in the acute abdomen – this lecture focuses on the appearance of gastrointestinal foreign bodies, masses and peritoneal versus retroperitoneal lesions

Aggressive versus non-aggressive bone lesions – this lecture focuses on how to determine if a bone lesion is a tumor or infection compared to degenerative change and bone healing

Thoracic Radiography Cases – this is a case representation of common lesions of the thoracic cavity

Abdominal Radiography Cases – this is a case representation of common lesions of the abdominal cavity

Welcome to the NCASAM website! This association of veterinarians, formed in 1970, is a non-profit organization whose purpose and objectives includes the advancement of the individual's skills and knowledge of small animal medicine and surgery through post-graduate study; the promotion of the highest standards of veterinary medicine and services; and the promotion of fellowship opportunities for veterinarians with similar interests.
Click here for directions to the Dennis Wicker Civic Center in Sanford, NC

Upcoming Events

October 9–12, 2014

NCASAM Great Smokies Veterinary Conference

This weekend conference is held in Asheville, N.C. at the Renaissance Hotel. Scroll to the top of this page and click on the NCASAM Great Smokies Veterinary Conference tab for more information.

 

 

November 5, 2014

Tick and Vector Borne Diseases

This one day meeting is sponsored by Merial  The speaker is Adam Birkenheuer, DVM, DACVIM, PhD Associate Professor of Internal Medicine at NCSU College of Veterinary Medicine.  This one day meeting, open to all veterinarians, in Sanford, NC at the Dennis Wicker Civic Center (click on the green link below for directions),  is from 8:30 am to 4:30pm and carries 7 hours of CE  that is pre-approved by the North Carolina Veterinary Medical Board. Cost to non-member veterinarians is $150 and to non-member support staff is $75. Lunch, CE certificate, and notes are  provided so please RSVP. If you wish to have an RSVP confirmation sent to you, then after clicking on the green RSVP button,  scroll to the bottom of the RSVP page and enter your name and email address and confirmation for this meeting will be immediately sent to your inbox.

 

December 3, 2014

Clinical Pharmacology

This one day meeting is sponsored by Nutrmax Laboratories. The speaker is Dawn M. Boothe, DVM, MS, PhD, DACVIM, DACVP Professor at Auburn University, College of Veterinary Medicine.

This one day meeting, open to all veterinarians, in Sanford, NC at the Dennis Wicker Civic Center (click on the green link below for directions),  is from 8:30 am to 4:30pm and carries 7 hours of CE  that is pre-approved by the North Carolina Veterinary Medical Board. Cost to non-member veterinarians is $150 and to non-member support staff is $75. Lunch, CE certificate, and notes are  provided so please RSVP. If you wish to have an RSVP confirmation sent to you, then after clicking on the green RSVP button,  scroll to the bottom of the RSVP page and enter your name and email address and confirmation for this meeting will be immediately sent to your inbox.

Please be advised that, despite the fact that the Academy has already posted notes for the speakers for this upcoming meeting, speakers are infrequently subject to change due to emergencies or other circumstances beyond the Academy's control. While last-minute speaker changes are rare, the Academy does not guarantee in any way that any particular speaker will actually speak at the upcoming meeting.