Past Events: 2017-08

Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 6:00pm
The Equine and Nemo Farm Animal Hospital at Cornell University is committed to helping veterinarians and technicians in our region meet their continuing education needs. Evening seminars will be scheduled twice per year specifically for our referring veterinarians and their technicians. This program meets the New York State Education Department requirements for 1.5 CE credits. This lecture will focus on joint injury and disease and how they are major causes of morbidity in equine athletes and companions alike. For equine practitioners, diagnosing, treating and managing these patients can be...
Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 4:30pm
Tyler Barnes - "Marek's Disease in Backyard Poultry" Ari Boltax - "Transvenous Electrical Cardioversion of a Horse in Atrial Fibrillation" Nick Ruocco - " ''Windswept'' Angular Limb Deformity in a Newborn Foal" Amy Molitoris - "Uveitis in an 8-year-old Golden Retriever" Nancy Cross - Moderator
Friday, August 25, 2017 - 3:00pm
"Flip Don’t Flop: The Flipped Classroom: Pre-Teaching and Pre-Learning for Enhancing your Teaching," presented by Mr. John Graves, Assistant Director, Educational Technology and Innovation, Cornell Veterinary Medicine Information Technology. Light refreshments provided. All Cornell faculty, staff, students and collaborators welcome.
Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 4:30pm
Bethany Austin - Ross - "Caval Syndrome in a Dog from Jamaica" Bethany Rappleyea - "Strangulating Lipoma in a 21-year-old Arabian Gelding" Natasja Lavin - "Pheochromocytoma in a 9-year-old Cane Corso" Benjamin Miller - Ross - "Degenerative Lumbosacral Stenosis in a German Shepherd" Vittoria Capria - Moderator
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 3:00pm
"Technology and Health Trends: Inspire, Interact, Innovate!" Presented by Dr. Theresa Bernardo, IDEXX Chair in Emerging Technologies and Bond Centered Animal Healthcare, University of Guelph, Canada. Light refreshments provided. All Cornell faculty, staff, students and collaborators welcome.
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 8:00am
The 16th annual BBS Symposium titled "Technology and Health Trends: Inspire, Interact, Innovate! will feature Keynote - Dr. Theresa Bernardo of the University of Guelph. All are welcome to attend. The registration form can be found here Graduate and veterinary students are highly encouraged to submit an abstract for a poster or oral presentation. Please fill out the form to present at the following link. Should you have any questions or need more information, please feel free to email us at or
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 4:30pm
Nicole Toso - Ross - "Mammary Adenocarcinoma in a 6-year-old Domestic Shorthair Cat" Javier Avendano - SGU - "Management of a Down Cow" Elbert Chow - SGU - "Tracheal Collapse and Endotracheal Stent Placement in a Yorkshire Terrier-Mixed Breed Dog" Kelsey Faber-Hammond - SGU - "Bilateral Sciatic Neuropathy in a 4-year-old Mixed Breed Dog" Diana Tornbaum - "Moderator"
Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 4:00pm
Ullas Kolthur Seetharam, PhD Associate Professor Department of Biological Sciences Tata Institute of Fundamental Research “Metabolic sensing, mitosis and meiosis: (de)acetylation emerges as a key player” Vet Research Tower Lecture Hall III Hosted by Dr. Paula Cohen
Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 9:00am
Annual American Warmblood Registry inspection will take place at the Cornell Equine Park. For more information, please contact Sarah Ruby at