Past Events: 2016-10

Monday, October 31, 2016 - 4:00pm
Speaker, H. Alex Brown, "Mass Spectrometry-Based Metabolomics: Phosphatidic Acid Pathways as Therapeutic Targets for Cancer and Infectious Disease".
Friday, October 28, 2016 - 3:00pm
"Can enrofloxacin be safely administered to late-term pregnant mares?" Presented by Dr. Igor Canisso, DVM, PhD, Assistant Professor of Theriogenology (Equine Reproduction), Department of Veterinary Clinical Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign All Cornell faculty, staff and students are welcome to attend. Light refreshments will be provided.
Friday, October 28, 2016 - 12:15pm
Andrei Medvedev, Ph.D. Associate Professor Department of Immunology UConn Health
Friday, October 28, 2016 - 9:00am
This is a hands-on workshop endorsed by the ACVAA (American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia) involving local and regional anesthetic techniques utilizing canine cadaver specimens. Through the use of small groups (2-3 delegates) and multiple stations, participants will have the opportunity to practice different regional anesthesia techniques of the head, and ultrasound - guided techniques of the thoracic and pelvic limbs, the abdomen, and the thoracic wall in a controlled setting.
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 4:30pm
Dong Kim - "Fungal Keratitis in a Warmblood Gelding" Aubrey Crowley - "Gastric Perforation and Bilroth Gastroduodenal Anastomosis in a 9-year-old Dog" Anna Payne - "Actinobacillus Peritonitis in a Standardbred Mare" Gabrielle Woo - "Anesthesia Considerations in a Septic Patient"
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 5:30pm
Dr. Sam Hurcombe will discuss the causes and treatments for equine gastric ulcer syndromes in horses. We will review the different types of ulcer syndromes in horses with an emphasis on horse discipline and associated ulcer syndromes. We will discuss which therapies are proven to work and when to use them, as well as proper duration of each. We will also have a discussion about the use of compounded medications, their effectiveness, and if they are legal. Lastly, we will talk about feeding the ulcer horse and different preventative strategies for horses in various disciplines.
Monday, October 24, 2016 - 4:00pm
The Emotional Feelings of Other (Animal) Brains: From Cross-Species Neuro-Affective Foundations to Novel Psychiatric Therapeutics
Monday, October 24, 2016 - 4:00pm
"Transcriptional Reglation of Cell Fate", speaker Dr. Laurie Boyer, Department of Biology,Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Friday, October 21, 2016 - 3:00pm
"Lessons learned using Interventional Radiology," presented by Dr. Chick Weisse, VMD, Director of the Interventional Radiology Service, Animal Medical Center, NYC All Cornell faculty, staff and students are welcome to attend. Light refreshments will be provided.
Friday, October 21, 2016 - 12:15pm
Andreas Baumler, Ph.D. Professor Department of Medical Microbiology & Immunology UC Davis School of Medicine
Friday, October 21, 2016 - 7:30am
Animal disorders can inform understanding and spark insight in human medicine, just as human diseases drive discovery in veterinary medicine. This scientific symbiosis is showcased in the Zoobiquity: Neurology, Psychiatry conference this October 21st , an ACCME-approved event co-hosted by the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, NYU Post-Graduate Medical School, and the Evolutionary Medicine Program at UCLA. Join your peers for a day-long educational course where experts in Psychology, Neuroscience, Behavior, and beyond discuss the neurological function and dysfunction in both...
Wednesday, October 19, 2016 - 4:30pm
Theresa Deboover - "Negative Pressure Wound Therapy and Full Thickness Graft Following Mast Cell Tumor Excision" Becky Childs - "Lateral Digital Flexor Tendinopathy in a Mixed Breed Dog" Liz Koelmel - "Provision of Parenteral Nutriiton and Management of Sepsis in a Premature Cria" Sophie Trowbridge - "Dental Disease of an Eastern Black Rhino"
Monday, October 17, 2016 - 4:00pm
From Unmotivated Worms to Diabetic Mice: How Secretory Cells Make a Unique Organelle. Speaker, Dr. Michael Ailion.
Saturday, October 15, 2016 - 10:00am
Join us for the 7th annual Pedal for Pets Bike-a-Thon! Bikers will participate in a 11-, 30- or 50-mile bike ride throughout Ithaca and the neighboring communities. 100% of proceeds from the event benefit the Patient Assistance Fund at Cornell University Hospital for Animals which helps members of our community and their pets by providing financial resources to owners who cannot otherwise afford medical care their animals need. **This event is made possible with the support of ALL for Students Funding, the AVMA, AVMA PLIT, and AVMA LIFE** **This event is sponsored in part by the GPSAFC and...
Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 4:00pm
Joe Gerstandt will talk about bias
Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 1:00pm
Special Seminar by a Nobel Laureate William Campbell, Ph.D. 2015 Nobel Prize Winner Associate Fellow, Drew University Madison, NJ Reception following the seminar If accommodations to participate in this event are needed, please contact
Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 11:45am

Joe Gerstandt will speak about diversity specifically inclusion by design

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - 4:30pm

Lindsay Daly - "Hyphema and Thrombocytopenia in an 8-year-old Mixed Breed Dog" Elizabeth Lennon - "Functional Iron Deficiency in a 5-year-old Mixed Breed Dog" Scarlett Lee - "Possible Link Between Bovine Virus Diarrhea Virus and Zika Microencephaly in Brazil"

Friday, October 7, 2016 - 12:15pm
Chris Wilson, Ph.D. Director of the Global Health Discovery & Translational Sciences Program Global Health Program Gates Foundation *Reception in BTI atrium to follow seminar. Light refreshments will be served.
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 4:30pm
Deirdre Halloran - "A Portosystemic Shunt in a 1-year-old Golden Retriever" Molly Hunt - "Cardio-pulmonary Arrest and Post Return to Spontaneous Circulation Care in a Pregnant Dog under Gene" Thaddeus Williams - "Trigeminal-Mediated Headshaking in Horses: A Novel Therapeutic Modality " Jesse Navatta - "Surgical Management of Gingivostomatitis in a 2 year old Cat" Monica Salazar - Moderator