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Veterinary Dermatology Online Workshop 2024

Let Dr. David Senter guide you to success in veterinary dermatology with our comprehensive online workshop. Gain confidence in diagnosing and treating conditions like otitis, pododermatitis, and nasal planum diseases with his expert insights, practical tips, and collaborative learning with fellow veterinarians.

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$147 (12 RACE CE Credits)

6 hours of live interactive session + 6 hours of non-interactive session

Limited Time Offer!
Secure your spot before July 19th

Q and A dates all will be at 10:30 AM EST:
1st Live Q&A – August 11th, 2024
2nd Live Q&A – August 25th, 2024
3rd Live Q&A – September 15th, 2024
4th Live Q&A – September 29th, 2024

YOUR INSTRUCTOR

Dr. David Senter received his Bachelor of Science degree from Baylor University, followed by the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from Iowa State University. Following graduation, he completed a one-year rotating internship at Newark Animal Hospital, a multi-specialty referral clinic in Northern Delaware. Afterward, he completed a residency in dermatology at Cornell University and became board certified in 2001.

He has been in private practice in the Kansas City metro area since 2003 and has served as an adjunct assistant professor of dermatology at the University of Missouri for over 20 years. Dr. Senter has authored multiple articles in both national and international journals and textbooks, delivered over 200 scientific lectures, and conducted a variety of research projects related to veterinary dermatology. He has special interests in allergic skin diseases and otitis externa.

  • Feeling stagnant in your dermatology knowledge?

    Re-ignite your passion and expand your expertise with this cutting-edge workshop.

  • Tired of spending hours researching skin conditions?

    Streamline your diagnoses and treatment plans with proven strategies.

  • Frustrated by seeing your patients suffer from unresolved skin issues?

    Learn to quickly identify and treat a wide range of dermatological disorders.

  • Do you second-guess your diagnoses or struggle with complex skin conditions?

    Gain the knowledge and skills to confidently identify and treat even the most challenging cases.

Master the diagnosis and treatment of common dermatologic conditions in dogs and cats, including otitis externa and media, pododermatitis, and nasal planum and pinnae diseases with Dr. David!

$147 (12 RACE CE Credits)

Limited Time Offer!
Secure your spot before July 19th

WHAT YOU GET

  • Four Deep Dives into Veterinary Dermatology: 90-minute, meticulously crafted Dermatology video sessions released every two weeks on hand-picked topics, ensuring a thorough understanding of each subject and you can learn at your own pace.
  • Live Q and A sessions: Four 90-minutes Live Q and A session on each of the 4 topics, for you to get more clarity on the topics discussed.
  • Thriving Community: Exclusive access to a private Facebook group to connect with fellow veterinary professionals, share your progress, ask questions, and engage in monthly discussions.
  • Immediate Access: Upon registration, you'll receive the first workshop session, allowing you to dive right in!
  • Can't Attend Live: Replays available in the Facebook group after each live session if you aren’t able to attend.

TOPICS & KEY POINTS

1. Otitis Externa and Media in Dogs and Cats

  • Definition:

    • Otitis Externa: Inflammation of the external ear canal.
    • Otitis Media: Inflammation of the middle ear.
  • Etiology:

    • Bacterial, fungal, and parasitic infections.
    • Allergies (atopic dermatitis, food allergies).
    • Foreign bodies, polyps, and tumors.
  • Clinical Signs:

    • Ear scratching, head shaking, discharge, odor, pain.
    • In chronic cases: hearing loss and neurological signs.
  • Diagnosis:

    • Otoscopic examination.
    • Cytology, culture, and sensitivity tests.
    • Imaging (radiographs, CT, MRI for otitis media).
  • Treatment:

    • Cleaning and drying agents.
    • Topical and systemic antibiotics/antifungals.
    • Addressing underlying causes (allergy management, removal of foreign bodies).

2. Pododermatitis in Dogs and Cats

  • Definition Inflammation of the paws.
  • Etiology:

    • Infectious (bacterial, fungal).
    • Allergic (contact, food, atopic dermatitis).
    • Autoimmune diseases (pemphigus, lupus).
    • Neoplastic conditions.
  • Clinical Signs:

    • Swelling, redness, pain, discharge.
    • Lameness and excessive licking of paws.
  • Diagnosis:

    • Physical examination.
    • Cytology, biopsy, and culture.
    • Allergy testing and imaging.
  • Treatment:

    • Cleaning and topical treatments.
    • Antibiotics, antifungals, or immunosuppressive drugs.
    • Addressing underlying allergies or autoimmune diseases.

3. Diseases of the Nasal Planum and Pinnae in Dogs and Cats

  • Common Conditions:

    • Nasal Planum: Discoid lupus erythematosus, nasal hyperkeratosis, neoplasia.
    • Pinnae: Otitis, pinnal alopecia, fly strike dermatitis, pinnal vasculitis.
  • Etiology:

    • Autoimmune disorders, environmental factors, trauma, and infections.
  • Clinical Signs:

    • Crusting, depigmentation, ulceration, hair loss.
    • Pain, pruritus, and deformities.
  • Diagnosis:

    • Clinical examination.
    • Cytology, biopsy, and imaging.
  • Treatment:

    • Topical and systemic medications (steroids, antibiotics).
    • Immunosuppressive therapy.
    • Surgical intervention for severe cases.

4. Dermatologic Manifestations of Endocrine Disease and Paraneoplastic Syndromes

  • Common Endocrine Diseases::

    • Hypothyroidism, hyperadrenocorticism (Cushing's disease), diabetes mellitus.
  • Paraneoplastic Syndromes:

    • Cutaneous markers of internal malignancies.
  • Clinical Signs:

    • Symmetrical alopecia, hyperpigmentation, thin skin, recurrent infections.
    • Non-healing wounds, sudden changes in skin appearance.
  • Diagnosis:

    • Comprehensive clinical examination.
    • Blood tests (thyroid panel, adrenal function tests).
    • Imaging and biopsy.
  • Treatment:

    • Managing underlying endocrine disorders.
    • Symptomatic treatment for skin lesions.
    • Monitoring and treating neoplastic conditions.

Q and A dates all will be at 10:30 AM EST:
1st Live Q&A – August 11th, 2024
2nd Live Q&A – August 25th, 2024
3rd Live Q&A – September 15th, 2024
4th Live Q&A – September 29th, 2024

Learn to identify infections, allergies, and autoimmune disorders, and apply effective treatments through practical sessions on otoscopic exams, cytology, and imaging techniques. Enhance your skills with targeted therapies and advanced management strategies for optimal pet care with Dr. David!

$147 (12 RACE CE Credits)

Limited Time Offer!
Secure your spot before July 19th

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PARTICIPANT FEEDBACK FROM PREVIOUS WORKSHOPS

“The Veterinary Pain Management Workshop has been mind-blowing and eye-opening to me. It helped me understand how to moderate pain in a multi-modal approach to fit each patient.”

Dr. Laurie Milne
VCA Landing Animal Hospital,
Calgary, Alberta


“This online workshop has definitely helped in improving and discussing in detail the surgical techniques for better outcomes. For those interested in soft tissue surgery, Dr. Berg has shown a step-by-step approach to procedures and has made further inputs during live discussions to make us understand the whys and hows. A great resource for general surgery and will definitely look forward to more from Dr. Berg!”

Dr. Liella Fara
BSF Animal Clinic
Taguig, Metro Manila


“I have enjoyed the Case Workshop and learned a lot. I was able to teach the doctors I work with new techniques and discuss cases with them. Thank you!”

Dr. Laura Cunningham
Banfield Pet Hospital,
Salinas, California


“This is a wonderful Technician Workshop that went into detail on topics and techniques that I have been wanting to either brush up on or learn in more detail. Some were great reviews and some were new information. Highly recommend it!”

Brandilyn Martin Cregger, RVT
Marion, Virginia


“I enjoyed the Techniciahn workshop. Lots of useful information, videos, and handouts are great ! I would take another workshop again. Easy to understand! It’s nice to see that a lot of us have similar questions.”

Vero Rivera, RVT
Rialto, California


“The Veterinary Pain Management Online Workshop was just terrific-the tidbits of information on top of things I already knew were just fantastic.”

Dr. Richard Freedman
VCA Albemarle Veterinary Health Care Center
Charlottesville, Virginia


“This was a very helpful online workshop with lots of good instructions on common procedures! Very applicable to everyday practice!”

Susan Nelson
Bartlett Animal Hospital
Bartlett, IL


“I have learned a lot in this case-based workshop. It was a total bargain! I highly recommend it to anyone looking to gain practical knowledge and skills. The interactive format made the learning experience both engaging and effective.”

Dr. Sue Bulman
Waterview Animal Hospital
Miramichi, New Brunswick

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