SATURDAY , October 19, 2013
AAAHT CE, Lunch, AGM
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Alberta Room, Mezzanine 2, Hotel
Session: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. followed by the AAAHT Annual General Meeting
Session Name: Anesthetizing the “Healthy” Patient - A Look at Commonly Encountered Diseases and their Anesthetic Management
Description: This lecture will examine diseases commonly encountered in practice including chronic renal failure and diabetes
mellitus. The pathophysiology of the disease and how it relates to anesthetic management will be discussed.
Speaker: Dr. Berit Fischer
University of Illinois
$50.00 plus GST, CE Session registration includes lunch.*
2:00 PM - Conclusion of Business
AAAHT Annual General Meeting
|| UCVM Events
Distributed Veterinary Learning Community Clinical Workshop
12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
New Brunswick Room, Mezzanine 2, Hotel
Session Description: The UCVM/DVLC Clinical Education Workshop is a forum for DVLC instructors and UCVM faculty to share experiences, identify and address issues and concerns aimed at providing the necessary tools required to deliver a world class program. All those involved in teaching students in the DVLC are encouraged to attend. We hope to see all of you at this annual event! The afternoon will include:
- complementary lunch
- a brief update of the Year IV Clinical program
- a short seminar focusing on “how to tips” for instructors to use when engaged in clinical teaching and student assessment.
|| Focus Group Study
Focus Group Study - Obesity and Weight Discussions
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm: Veterinarians Only
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm: RAHTs Only
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm: Receptionists Only
Angus Room, Mezzanine 2, Hotel
We want you to participate in a focus group study on obesity and weight discussions. Earn $25 to talk about
your experiences with researchers from the University of Calgary, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine.
Download the Information Poster here
You must pre-register directly with UCVM to attend. RSVP to: Dr. Kathy Keil, 587-434-1615 or Email:
UCVM DVLC and Alumni Dinner
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Alhambra Room, Mezzanine 2, Hotel
All UCVM alumni (Classes of 2012 and 2013) are invited to attend an alumni dinner with UCVM faculty and DVLC members who have attended the UCVM DVLC Clinical Education Workshop. This is a chance to re-connect with each other and with UCVM. The dinner will be held in the Alhambra Room from 5 – 7 pm, Saturday, October 19th. A full buffet dinner will be served. While the event is complementary, pre-registration is required.
To attend either the UCVM DVLC Clinical Education Workshop (UCVM faculty and DVLC clinical instructors only) or the UCVM DVLC and Alumni dinner (attendees at the Clinical Education Event and members of UCVM 2012 & 2013) please RSVP directly to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than September 16, 2013.
Class Reunions, 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
WCVM Class of 1988, 25 Year Reunion
Room: Conservatory, Mezzanine 2, Hotel
WCVM Class of 2003, 10 Year Reunion
Room: Shaughnessy Room, 2nd Floor, Conference Centre
Alumni Reception, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Frontenac Room, Mezzanine 1, Hotel
Please join Dr. Douglas Freeman and your fellow WCVM alumni for a come-and-go reception. We look forward to seeing you! To attend Class reunions or the Alumni Reception please RSVP to Bonnie Cain at: email@example.com.
CanWest Meet & Greet Event
8:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Cascade Ballroom, Mezzanine 2, Hotel.
Join us for this fun pre-conference mixer to kick off the CanWest Conference. Featuring Entertainment by Sir Unicorn Special Events including:
Putting the Pieces Together: The biggest jigsaw puzzle you’ve ever seen, projected on a screen for all to enjoy.
Detective’s Mystery Hunt: Experience the thrill of the chase with this dynamic mystery hunt.
A Shot in the Dark: A life sized stand-up of Bogart. Armed with only a Nerf gun and nerves of steel, top marksmen will receive top rewards.