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Dr. Gary Bird Memorial Scholarship

2019 Scholarship Recipients
Erin Cahill
Thomas Kile

since 7/20/18
SAVMA is a non-profit association seeking to promote the interests of veterinary medicine, including furthering the health and welfare of animals in Arizona; to advance the cause of public health and the welfare of veterinary science in the State of Arizona and to foster, develop, and promote educational programs for veterinarians and their employees.

Our Mission

To strengthen the regional veterinary community and animal wellness through education, collaboration, and leadership.

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Lisa Shubitz, DVM
Valley Fever Center for Excellence

Feline Coccidioidomycosis and VFCE Updates

Discuss the findings of a retrospective study of Valley Fever in cats, including presentation, clinical pathology, serology, and treatment outcomes
Immy Lateral Flow Assay for in-house coccidioidomycosis screening in dogs
Brief update on progress of the Canine Valley Fever Vaccine
Other topics as time permits: posaconazole for refractory VF, PK of fluconazole in alpacas, and planning of a PK study of fluconazole in dogs based on body size

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