Brachycephalic Day

Brachycephalic Day is scheduled for Sunday, February 23, 2014 in the Agnes Varis Campus Center (building O on the campus map). Elizabeth Rozanski (DVM, DACVIM, DACVECC), an associate professor at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, is the course director. This conference is 6 hours of Continuing Veterinary Medical Education credit.


Time Event
8:30am–9:00am Registration and Check-In
9:00am–9:25am Anesthesia for the Brachycephalic Dog Lois Wetmore (DVM, MS, SD, DACVA)
9:30am–9:55am Thoracic Radiography in Brachycephalics Trisha Oura (DVM, DACVR)
10:00am–10:45am Heatstroke and Upper Airway Obstruction Elizabeth Rozanski (DVM, DACVIM, DACVECC)
10:45am–11:00am Break
11:00am–11:45am Gastrointestinal Issues and Aspiration Pneumonia Alex Michael Lynch (BVSc)
11:45am–12:30pm Lunch
12:30pm–1:15pm Ocular Issues in the Brachycephalic Christopher Pirie (DVM, DACVO) / Stefano Pizzarani, DVM, PhD, DECVS, DACVO)
1:20pm–2:05pm Surgical Management of Brachycephalic Syndrome John Berg (DVM, MS, DACVS)
2:10pm–2:55pm Cardiovascular Disease in Boxers and Bulldogs Suzanne Cunningham, (DVM, DACVIM)


The registration fee is $199, which includes lectures, continental breakfast, luncheon, and course notes on a CD. Registration before February 7, 2014 is only $175. Both an online registration form and a PDF registration form are available.