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Webinar Details

Navigating the hard diagnosis of Urolithiasis

UoGuelph Urolith Manager
Dr. Serge Chalhoub
5 October
ID: 678
Join us, with special guests from the Canadian Veterinary Urolith Centre at the University of Guelph and Canada's Urinary Advisory Board (UAB) who will provide a comprehensive overview of urinary stones and what they mean for your in practice. We will cover the basics of stone structure, composition and testing, as well as interpretation of the results. We will also touch on patient management best practices for common presentations via an interview panel style discussion. One not to be missed!
Dr. James Wenzel
Dr. James Wenzel is a conveyor of science conversations, embracer of evidence-based interventions, and is replete with nutrition know-how as it pertains to the dog and cat. Having worked as a scientific communications specialist with Royal Canin since 2017 and with over 10 years in practice since his graduation from the Ontario Veterinary College, he has counselled hundreds of proud pet owners, students, and professional colleagues about the best ways to approach the age old question "what do I feed my pet?"

Dr. Serge Chalhoub
Serge Chalhoub graduated from Bishop's with a BSc. (Honours) in Biology in 1999. He then enrolled in the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) program at the Faculté de médecine vétérinaire (FMV) of the Université de Montréal and completed the 5-year program in 2004. Serge followed this with a one-year rotating small animal clinical internship at the same institution. After working for two years as a general practitioner and emergency veterinarian in Montreal, Serge pursued a residency in small animal internal medicine at the Animal Medical Center (AMC) in New York City. Once his residency completed in 2009 he stayed on at the AMC as their first renal/hemodialysis fellow and then as a staff doctor. Dr. Chalhoub has been a faculty member at the University of Calgary's Faculty of Veterinary Medicine (UCVM) since 2012 and currently holds the rank of tenured senior instructor. He was the recipient of the 2013 Canadian Veterinary Medical Association's Teacher of the Year Award, the 2015 University of Calgary Team Teacher of the Year Award, and the 2017 Carl J. Norden Distinguished Teacher Award (considered the most prestigious teaching award for a veterinary faculty member in North America). Serge is the coordinator of a community outreach-service learning program (UCVM-CUPS Pet Health Clinic) for disadvantaged Calgarians. He has authored and co-authored numerous scientific articles and book chapters on veterinary point of care ultrasound, renal and urinary medicine, and lectures around the world on these topics. He is a member of the National Issues Committee (NIC) of the CVMA.

Mr. Andrew Moore

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