HIAA’s first new education platform for 2018!
Horse Industry Association of Alberta (HIAA) and the University of Calgary Veterinary Medicine faculty will be hosting a one-day seminar featuring three dynamic educational presentations for horsemen of all ages and experience. The knowledge to be gained will help the first-year backyard horse owner as well as the coach training his young protégé to compete on the world stage.
The following specialists will be featured:
Dr. Renaud Leguillette is an Associate Professor and Interim Department Head of the Department of Veterinary Clinical and Diagnostic Sciences. Dr. Leguillette specializes in inflammatory lung diseases such as heaves and IAD (Inflammatory Airway Disease), and focuses on cardio-respiratory physiology. The topic will include issues concerning equine breathing and up-to-date research.
Dr. Mike Scott is an Associate Professor in Equine Surgery and Equine Sports Medicine. Dr. Scott specializes in sports medicine and rehabilitation and will focus on the challenging diagnosis of common lameness and what the layman can do when confronted with this huge issue.
More to be announced soon!
This seminar will be held on April 7, 2018, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, 3280 Hospital Dr. NW, Calgary, Alberta.
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