Schedule of Events

Zoobiquity Conference 6 – Philadelphia

April 2, 2016

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Saturday, April 2, 2016

Arthur H. Rubenstein Auditorium,
Smilow Center for Translational Medicine

7:00 – 7:50am Registration and Continental Breakfast
7:50 – 8:00am Welcome and Opening Remarks – Dr. Barbara Natterson-Horowitz, author of the New York Times best-seller, Zoobiquity: The Astonishing Connection Between Human and Animal Health
8:00 – 8:25am Keynote Speaker – Dr. Stephanie Murphy: Comparative Medicine: Challenges and Opportunities
8:30 – 9:30am Case Presentation 1 – Atopic Dermatitis and the Cutaneous Microbiome
9:40 – 10:40am Case Presentation 2 – Sleep Apnea Causes and Pharmacotherapies
10:40 – 11:05am Break
11:00am – 12:00pm Case Presentation 3 – Osteosarcoma Immunotherapy
12:00 – 12:30 pm Closing Remarks; Instructions for Lunch and Rounds – Dr. Barbara Natterson-Horowitz
12:30 – 12:40pm Break into Groups for Rounds, Distribute Boxed Lunches
12:40 – 12:45pm Board Buses and Depart for Offsite Rounds Locations

1:30 – 4:30pm

Hill Pavilion Veterinary Rounds

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All veterinary and medical students are welcome and encouraged
to attend the small animal afternoon rounds at Hill Pavilion.

  • Affective Aggression and Impulsivity (30-45 mins)
  • Cleft Lip and Palate (30-45 mins)
  • Feather Destructive Behavior in a Parrot and Trichotillomania in a Human

1:30 – 4:30pm

Philadelphia Zoo Veterinary Rounds

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  • Great Ape Cardiology and Management of Cardiac Disease (30-45 mins)
  • Severe Enteritis in a Pediatric Patient (30-45 mins)
  • Behavioral Variation in Response to Exposure to a Novel Environment (30-45 mins)

 

2:00 – 4:15pm

New Bolton Center Veterinary Rounds

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2:00 – 4:15 pm
  • Obesity and Aggression in Domesticated Pigs: The Dilemma of Fat and Happy vs. Lean and Mean (30-45 mins)
  • Atrial Fibrillation (30-45 mins)
  • Tour of New Bolton Center
4:30 – 5:15 pm Buses Return from Philadelphia Zoo
4:15 – 5:30 pm Buses Return from New Bolton Center
5:30 – 7:00 pm Closing Reception at Smilow Center for Translational Medicine and Final Remarks – Secretary Russell Redding (invited), Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture