2020 Upstate Veterinary Specialties CE Lecture Series

 2020 Continuing Education Lecture Series: Postponed – New Date: Saturday, October 17, 2020 

Our first priority is the health and safety of our community. With the ongoing concerns of the Coronavirus, we have made the decision to postpone our lecture coming up in April. Registration remains open and the program will remain the same for the new date of October 17th. Thank you for your understanding. 


This year’s CE event will be held Saturday, October 17 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Troy, NY from 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM. The day-long event will provide four 75-minute presentations, allowing attendees to receive up to six New York State approved CE credits. The event will have two tracks, one specific for doctors and one specific to technicians. Participants will hear from experts in their respective fields in a fun and educational environment! Continue reading to view an agenda with full session descriptions.

For questions, please contact Kimberly Brisk at ce@uvsonline.com


Click here for a full agenda with description and learning objectives.

9:00 – 9:30 AM – Registration & Breakfast (provided)


9:30 – 10:45 AM – Session I

Doctor Track: Thomas Phillips, DVM, Tips and Practical Solutions to Dental Challenges

Technician Track: Aaron Wey, DVM, DACVIM (Cardiology): Pattern Recognition and the ECG – Clinical Interpretation for the LVT


10:45 – 12:00 PM – Session II

Doctor Track: Danielle Berube, DVM, DACVECC: Respiratory Distress in the Small Animal Patient

Technician Track: Erica Zappia, LVT: Internal Medicine, Diabetes Mellitus: A Not So Sweet Dream


12:00 – 12:45 PM – Lunch (provided)

12:45 – 1:00 PM – Visit with sponsors


1:00 – 2:15 PM – Session III

Doctor Track: Chris Ryan, VMD, DACVR: Introducing Diagnostic Ultrasound in General Practice

Technician Track: Theresa Kilichowksi, LVT: An Overview of Lymphoma for the Veterinary Technician


2:15 – 3:30 PM – Session IV

Doctor Track: Alison Khoo, BSc, BVMS, DACVIM: Diagnosing and Treating Canine Incontinence and Uroliths

Technician Track: Molly White, LVT: Assessment and Treatment of Pain in the Emergency and Critical Care Patient



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CANCELLATION POLICY: Cancellations must be in writing to ce@uvsonline.com

Any registrations canceled after March 16th will be payable in full.  Participants who neither attend nor cancel will be charged the full registration fee.  If you cancel, you may send a substitute from your organization.



Upstate Veterinary Specialties

Upstate Veterinary Specialties