Obesity Management: How to start a plan and achieve successful weight loss!

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Webinar Day, Date and Time

Day and Date: Tuesday November 20, 2018

Time: 20:00 EST

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Your Speaker

 

Maryanne Murphy, DVM, PhD, DACVN

Board Certified Veterinary Nutritionist TM
Clinical Assistant Professor of Nutrition
Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
University of Tennessee
More About The Speaker

Dr. Murphy received her dual BS in animal sciences and biological sciences from Rutgers University in 2004 and her DVM from Iowa State University in 2008. She then completed a rotating general medicine and surgery internship at Fifth Avenue Veterinary Specialists in New York City and a clinical nutrition residency at the University of Tennessee. Dr. Murphy became a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Nutrition in 2013 and earned her PhD in Comparative and Experimental Medicine from the University of Tennessee in 2014. The focus of Dr. Murphy’s dissertation research was energy metabolism and satiety in lean and obese dogs. She joined the staff of Red Bank Veterinary Hospital in Tinton Falls, NJ as a clinical nutritionist and then transitioned back to academia in 2016. Dr. Murphy is currently the Vice President of the American College of Veterinary Nutrition (ACVN) and her major professional interests include obesity prevention and management and veterinary nutrition education.

About The Topic

Every small animal veterinarian will encounter obese cats and dogs during their clinical practice. Knowing how to handle these cases and make specific feeding recommendations will help owners achieve successful weight loss for their pet. This lecture will review the steps needed to accurately diagnose the level of obesity and how to make individualized feeding recommendations for both cats and dogs.

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