Vet Education Webinars

Diabetes Mellitus: Diagnosis, Therapy & Prevention

Free Webinar brought to you by Hill’s Pet Nutrition, USA

Speaker
Dr. Kelly St. Denis

Who is it for?
Veterinarians
Start Date
May 23, 2019

Summary

Diabetes mellitus is a common health condition in the domestic cat. This presentation will review the etiology of diabetes mellitus in cats, focusing on risk factors associated with the disease. Goals for prevention will include identifying manageable risk factors, such as obesity. Therapeutics available to control and attain diabetic remission will be discussed, with a focus on the role of insulin and nutritional management.

When is it?

Date: Thursday, 23 May 2019
Time: 20:00 EDT

Date: Friday, 24 May 2019
Time: 10:00 AEST [Sydney] | 12:00 NZST [Auckland]

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Note: This webinar is being recorded. If you are unable to attend the live lecture, a link to the recording will be shared with you a few days following the lecture.

Speaker

Kelly St. Denis

MSc, DVM, DABVP (feline practice)

Dr. St. Denis is currently a full-time clinician at the Charing Cross Cat Clinic in Brantford, Ontario, Canada, which she opened in 2007. She holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Molecular Biology and Genetics, and a Master of Science in Immunology. In 1999, she completed her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree at the Ontario Veterinary College. Dr. St. Denis has been certified with the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners in the specialty of feline practice since 2013. Dr. St. Denis is a consultant for the feline medicine boards on VIN. She has been a member of the Board of Directors for the AAFP since 2017 and sits on the Advisory Council for the AAFP Cat Friendly Practice Program. Dr. St. Denis is proudly one of the 6 Canadian feline specialist members of Cat Healthy.

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