Ocular Oncology Course

Sunday, October 15th, 2017 | Marriott Waterfront Hotel | 8AM-Noon

Inspired by Dr. Carol Shields’ Keynote Lecture, “The Colorful Spectrum of Ocular Tumors in Humans,” the Sunday course will focus on Ocular Oncology. The goal of this course is to provide the attendee with an update on recent developments in the better understanding and diagnosis of ocular neoplasms in and around the eyes of animals. Time has been scheduled for interactive discussion with the speakers. Registration fee includes a 4-hour CE certificate, breakfast before the course, and coffee break refreshments.


Speakers & Topics

Richard R. Dubielzig, DVM, DACVP

The Comparative Ocular Pathology Laboratory of Wisconsin (COPLOW)

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Topic: "Epidemiology of Ocular Neoplasia in Domestic Animals"

 

Dodd Sledge, DVM, PhD, DACVP

Diagnostic Center for Population and Animal Health (DCPAH)

Michigan State University, East Lansing

Topic: "Immunohistochemical Markers for Identification of Ocular Neoplasms"

 

Leandro Teixeira, DVM, MS, DACVP

The Comparative Ocular Pathology Laboratory of Wisconsin (COPLOW)

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Topic: "What’s New in Ocular Neoplasia?"

 

Amy C. Durham, MS, VMD, DACVP

Department of Pathobiology

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Topic: "Update on Ocular Lymphoma in Dogs and Cats"

 

Mary Lassaline, DVM, PhD, MA, DACVO

University of California-Davis

Topic: "Genetics of Ocular Squamous Cell Carcinoma in Horses"