CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

Preliminary - Subject to Change

 

Saturday - October 2, 2021

6:50 - 7:40 Exhibitor Hosted Breakfast Meetings
Vendor Hosted Breakfast Meeting: Ziwi
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: AnimalBiome
Vendor Hosted Breakfast Meeting: O3 Vets
Vendor Hosted Breakfast Meeting: Standard Process
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
Vendor Hosted Lunch Meeting: Treatibles
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.
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.

AHVMA is a member of the AVMA House of Delegates. Many states grant blanket approval for AVMA affiliate organizations.

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