CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

Preliminary - Subject to Change

 

 

Saturday - October 2, 2021

 
7:00 - 7:30 Morning Meditation 8:00 - 8:10 Announcements AHVMA/INTRO TO CAVM PT EQUINE MASTERCLASS ENERGY OF LIFE TCVM 8:10 - 9:00 Introduction to Holistic Veterinary Medicine Doug Knueven Forelimb Asymmetries in the Equine Athlete Pedro Rivera Energy of Life: Our Quantum Connection Susan Wagner TCVM for Wei Syndrome Ronald Koh 9:10 - 10:00 Raw Food Revolution 1 Doug Knueven Rear Limb Asymmetries in the Equine Athlete Pedro Rivera Energy Medicine: Techniques for Pets & Vets Susan Wagner TCVM for Urinary Incontinence Ronald Koh 10:00 - 10:45 Break in Exhibit Hall 10:45 - 11:35 Raw Food Revolution 2 Doug Knueven Functional Neuroanatomy in Equine Back Pain Pedro Rivera Animals as Mirrors for Dis-Ease Susan Wagner TCVM for Fecal Incontinence Ronald Koh 11:50 - 12:40 KEYNOTE: Holistic Renewal - Doug Knueven 12:40 - 2:10 Lunch in Exhibit Hall 1:05 - 1:55 Exhibitor Hosted Lunch &amp Learn Meetings **Ticketed events Vendor Hosted Lunch Meeting: VDI Vendor Hosted Lunch Meeting: Answer's Pet Food 2:10 - 3:00 Introduction to Veterinary Spinal Manipulative Pedro Rivera Upper Body Lameness: The Forequarters Deborah Marshall Connection Between ECS & Nervous System Susan Wagner TCVM for Vestibular Syndrome Ronald Koh 3:10 - 4:00 Basics of a Complete Neuro Exam Pedro Rivera Upper Body Lameness: Balance & Hindquarters Deborah Marshall The ECS & GI Systems: A Critical Connection Susan Wagner TCVM for Epilepsy Ronald Koh 4:00 - 4:45 Break in Exhibit Hall 4:45 - 5:35 How to Approach Patients With IPS & MSI Pedro Rivera Upper Body Lameness: Evaluation & Treatment Deborah Marshall The Importance of ECS for Treating Pain Susan Wagner TCVM for Inflammatory CNS Diseases Ronald Koh Reception in Exhibit Hall

Sunday - October 3, 2021

 
6:50 - 7:40 Exhibitor Hosted Breakfast Meetings Vendor Hosted Breakfast Meeting: Healthy Hemp Vendor Hosted Breakfast Meeting: Multi Radiance Vendor Hosted Breakfast Meeting: Wellsong Vendor Hosted Breakfast Meeting: VetClassics 7:00 - 7:30 Morning Meditation 8:00 - 8:10 Announcements NEW HORIZON/NEW DIRECTIONS INTRO/HOMEOPATHY PHYSICAL THERAPY/REHAB PHOTOBIOMODULATION 8:10 - 9:00 What You Learned About Thyroid Disorders Was Wrong W. Jean Dodds Introduction to Herbal Medicine Deborah Mitchell Make Joints Feel & Move Better Laurie McCauley Integrative Tools to Calm the Cytokine Storm Janet Gordon Palm 9:00 - 9:45 Break in Exhibit Hall 9:45 - 10:35 Salivary Diagnostics Direct Dietary Therapy W. Jean Dodds Introduction to Veterinary Acupuncture Deborah Mitchell Manual Therapy Lab Session 1 (2 hours) Laurie McCauley *Space is limted. Registration required. Perioperative Applications of Nonthermal Laser Janet Gordon Palm 10:45 - 11:35 Evolving Vaccinee Technology, Efficacy & Safety W. Jean Dodds Integrating Holistic Medicine Into Your Practice Deborah Mitchell Photobiomodulation and NRF2 Janet Gordon Palm 11:35 - 1:10 Lunch in Exhibit Hall 12:00 - 12:50 Exhibitor Hosted Lunch &amp Learn Meetings **Ticketed events Vendor Hosted Lunch Meeting: Innovarius Vendor Hosted Lunch Meeting: Steve's Real Food Vendor Hosted Lunch Meeting: VetClassics 1:10 - 2:00 Clinical Epigenetics & Phospholipid Therapy Ann-Margaret Morgan Remove Oral Masses With Homeopathy Martha Lindsay Manual Therapy Lab Session 2 (2 hours) Laurie McCauley *Space is limted. Registration required. What Happens in Vagus Doesn't Stay in Vagus Janet Gordon Palm 2:10 - 3:00 Bioactive Lipids to Address The Brain on Fire Ann-Margaret Morgan Feline Asthma - Blown Away with Homeopathy Martha Lindsay The Feline Enrichment: Missing Link in 5 Freedoms Janet Gordon Palm 3:00 - 4:00 Break in Exhibit Hall 4:00 - 4:50 Phospholipids & Fertility Ann-Margaret Morgan Homeopathy for Hyperthyroidism With Renal Disease Martha Lindsay Taking the MS Exam to a Whole New Level Laurie McCauley Photobiomodulation From Prehab to Rehab Janet Gordon Palm Cocktail Recption AHVM Foundation Silent Auction **All donations benefit students interested in Holistic Medicine** Banquet **Ticketed event - You must present your banquet ticket to enter**

Monday - October 4, 2021

 
6:50 - 7:40 Exhibitor Hosted Breakfast Meetings Vendor Hosted Breakfast Meeting: O3 Vets 7:00 - 7:30 Morning Meditation 8:00 - 8:10 Announcements THERMAL IMAGING/IRIDOLOGY WELLBEING HARNESSING ANIMALS HEALING POWER TCVM TUI NA 8:10 - 9:00 Basics of Iridology, Window of the Soul Lisa Fox Mem-Brain, Bystander or Initiator Barrie Sands Creating a 21st Century Integrative Practice Allen Schoen Equine Tui-Na Lab (2 hours) Susan Seelye *Space is limted. Registration required. 9:10 - 10:00 Extrapolating Iridology, The Animals Soul Lisa Fox Human-Animal Bonds: How are we Affecting Each Other? Barrie Sands Intro to Conscious Animal Lovers Movements (CALM) Allen Schoen 10:00 - 10:45 Break in Exhibit Hall 10:45 - 11:35 AHVMA Annual Meeting 11:35 - 1:10 Lunch in Exhibit Hall 12:00 - 12:50 Exhibitor Hosted Lunch &amp Learn Meetings **Ticketed events 1:10 - 2:00 Thermal Imaging in Vet Practice Ronald Riegel Trends & Challenges to Veterinary Wellbeing Laurie Fonken Heart Coherence: Pillar 1 of CALM Allen Schoen Canine/Feline Tui-Na Lab (2 hours) Susan Seelye *Space is limted. Registration required. Susan Seelye 2:10 - 3:00 Use of IRT in Integrated Companion Animal Practice Ronald Riegel Healthy People Healthy Practice Laurie Fonken Mind Body Medicine Coherence: Pillar 2 of CALM Allen Schoen 3:00 - 4:00 Break in Exhibit Hall 4:00 - 4:50 Use of IT Thermography in Equine Practice Ronald Riegel Integration: Life, Work & Wellbeing Laurie Fonken Trans-species & Unified Field Coherence: Pillar 3 of CALM Allen Schoen Chinese Tui-Na - A Manual Therapy Susan Seelye Memorial Celebration - Time & Location TBD

Tuesday - October 5, 2021

 
7:00 - 7:30 Morning Meditation 8:00 - 8:10 Announcements ONE HEALTH HERBAL MEDICINE LARGE ANIMAL MEDICINE AYURVEDA END OF LIFE 8:10 - 9:00 Treating Infectious Disease with Herbs Nancy Martin Intro to Ayuvedic Principles Ava Frick Helping Owners Assess Quality of Life Mary Gardner 9:10 - 10:00 Equine Lymphatic System and TCVM Nancy Martin Ayurveda - Vata Dosha Ava Frick 5 Elements of Hospice Mary Gardner 10:00 - 10:15 Break 10:15 - 11:05 Plant Medicine Powerhouses Nancy Martin Ayurveda - Pitta Dosha Ava Frick Mapping the Euthanasia Experience- Part 1 Mary Gardner 1:15 - 12:05 Antimicrobial Resistance & Food Safety Nancy Martin Ayurveda - Kapha Dosha Ava Frick Mapping the Euthanasia Experience- Part 2 Mary Gardner
 

Continuing Education Updates

This program “2021 AHVMA Annual Conference” will be submitted for approval by AAVSB RACE. AHVMA will also be applying for continuing education approval from individual state boards, as well as our many allied organizations.

Over the past five years, (2016 through 2020) AHVMA has received RACE approval for approximately 90% of our Annual Conference lecture and lab content. Please check back for program and continuing education updates.

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