Dietary Management of Chronic Kidney Disease
Join VHA and Royal Canin for a free CE dinner on Wednesday, January 17 at from 6:30pm - 8:30pm at Pickwick Restaurant and Pub at 508 East Superior Street, Duluth, MN, 55802. Attendees will earn 1.5 CE.
About the Session:
This presentation will review IRIS staging for CKD patients, as well as highlighting the importance of early detection and SDMA testing, with a focus on nutritional therapy which is clinically correlated to minimizing uremic crises, slowing the progression of the disease and prolonging survival times in dogs and cats with CKD.
In this session, we will:
- Review IRIS staging
- Learn early CKD detection and SDMA
- Review nutritional therapy for the CKD patient
About the Speaker:
Dr. Leslie Estelle received her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2006 where she was awarded AAHA’s “Senior Student Clinical Proficiency in Companion Animal Medicine and Surgery”. Dr. Estelle then completed a 13-month internship at VCA South Shore Animal Hospital in Weymouth, Massachusetts after which she returned to Madison as a general practitioner where she enjoyed many aspects of practice, particularly geriatric medicine, dentistry, and dermatology. She’s an active member of AVMA, AAVN and Wisconsin’s VMA. Dr. Estelle joined Royal Canin in the fall of 2015 as a Scientific Services Veterinarian and is the technical support for Chicago and the states of Wisconsin, Iowa, and Minnesota.
|Event Date||01-17-2018 6:30 pm|
|Event End Date||01-17-2018 8:30 pm|
|Registration Start Date||12-08-2017|
|Cut off date||01-12-2018 11:00 pm|
|Speaker||Dr. Leslie Estelle|
|Location||Pickwick Restaurant & Pub - Duluth, MN|