Newsletter Nestle Purina
Dear ECVIM Delegate,
At Nestlé Purina (*), we recognize and strongly support the importance of professional knowledge sharing and continuous education. That’s why over the years we have been closely collaborating with ECVIM society. This year we are proud to be once again the Gold Sponsor of the ECVIM congress and have the opportunity of sharing with you some truly revolutionary findings in the field of canine cognition.
You are welcome to join our pre-congress symposia Holistic Management of Canine Epilepsy and Cognitive Dysfunction: New insights into the chain of care with the world renowned authority in this field Prof. Holger A. VOLK (DVM, PGCAP, PhD, DipECVN, FHEA, MRCVS).
The meeting will take place September 13th at 14:00. The attendance is free but prior registration is required as number of seats are limited. Registration is open till August 15th – please follow the link
Registered participants will receive a confirmation by e-mail
Agenda (14:00 – 18:30)
NEW INSIGHTS INTO CANINE EPILEPSY - EPILEPSY MANAGEMENT BEYOND DRUGS
Holger Volk DVM, PGCAP, PhD, DipECVN, FHEA, MRCVS
NEW INSIGHTS INTO CANINE EPILEPSY - EPILEPSY BEYOND SEIZURES
Rowena Packer MSc FRSA Assoc CIPD
INSIGHTS FROM FIRST OPINION PRACTICE INTO THE MANAGEMENT OF CANINE EPILEPSY
Robyn Farquhar VM, MRCVS, MACVS, Fernside Veterinary Centre
INSIGHTS OF AN OWNER OF AN EPILEPTIC DOG Philippa Robinson
THE LATEST BREAKTHROUGH IN CANINE EPILEPSY & COGNITIVE DYSFUNCTION SYNDROME – NUTRITIONAL APPROACH
Jane Armstrong DVM, MS, MBA, Diplomate ACVIM (SAIM) Professor Emerita, University of Minnesota
HOW TO NOURISH THE BRAIN IN CANINE COGNITIVE DYSFUNCTION
Yuanlong Pan BVM, PhD, Principal Research Scientist Nestle Purina Research, St Louis, MO USA
Looking forward to seeing you at the event or our booth ….!
Nestlé Purina European Team
(*) Nestlé Purina is a world leading Petfood Company with a dedicated research network around the world (Europe, US and Asia) where veterinarians, nutritionists and other scientists work together to develop and analyse new concepts in carefully designed feeding studies. Molecular nutrition and genetics, the benefits of controlled caloric intake and studies on diabetes mellitus, obesity, renal health, aging, adverse food reactions and intestinal health are examples of some of our research areas. Our scientists collaborate with prestigious universities, veterinary schools and vet clinics around the world to validate product performance. Our range of PRO PLAN products deliver specialized nutrition for all cats and dogs and sustain optimal health. Purina Pro Plan Veterinary Diets provides a concise, effective and comprehensive range of clinical diets to meet the special needs of dogs and cats with specific clinical conditions. www.nestlepurina.com