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VetVine's Canine Epilepsy Summit Session II: Canine Epilepsy - Adjunctive Therapies

CE Event Information

  • Description:
    VetVine, in partnership with North Carolina State University's College of Veterinary Medicine, proudly presents The Canine Epilepsy Summit. Throughout this 4-part series you will learn from renowned veterinary experts about all that we can and should be doing to help our four-legged BFFs not just live with epilepsy but thrive and enjoy a best quality of life with their human counterparts.

    The Summit will be held live, online and recorded for viewing On Demand (after the live air dates). The sessions will be held on Tuesday evenings from 7:30p-9:30p ET and will include time for Q/A with the panel of experts.

    Session II of this series focuses on optimizing treatment plans, and maximizing epilepsy care, quality of life, and patient outcomes. Discussion in this segment focuses on refractory epilepsy and adjunctive therapies including:

    - The potential role of cannabis products including CBD
    - Neurostimulation including: vagal nerve stimulation, deep brain stimulation, and transcranial magnetic stimulation
    - The role of surgical treatment

    Running time: 40 mins

    FEE:  Free for VetVine Premium Membership subscribers;
    Non-subscriber fees and registration details here:
  • Sponsor: North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine, KBroVet / PRN Pharmacal; Purina;, Nobatol / Mizner Bioscience; Boehringer-Ingelheim
  • Presenter(s): Simon Platt, BVMS, FRCVS, DACVIM (Neurology), DECVN
  • Fee (Basic Membership): $129