Annual Fall Conference at Blue Ridge Community College
Saturday, September 17, 2016
One College Lane, Weyers Cave, VA 24486

Click here to register online TODAY!

Click here to view the PDF version of the schedule and registration fees.

Our speakers include:

Dj Cannon, LVT, MPH "The ONE thing that changes EVERYTHING!"

Small Animal:
Dr. Tyler Anderson: "Ultrasonography"
Dr. Andrew Bean: "Anesthesia and Sedation in Exotics"
Oli Billcheck, LVT: "The Role of the LVT in Lab Animal Research"
Ellen Carozza, LVT: "Feline Neonate Blood Transfusion and Plasma Infusion"
Andrea Collins, LVT, VTS (ECC): "Nutritional Support for the Critical Patient"
Dr. Nicola Williamson & Marsh Davis, LVT: "Ears in Dermatology"
Kirsty Oliver,VN, DipAVN (Surgical), CVT, CCRP, CVPP: "Rehabilitative Care After Amputation and Orthopedic Surgery with Cage Rest"
Dr. Gina Pasieka: "Cardiology"
Dr. Michelle Quigley: "Shelter, Rescue, and High Volume Vaccine Protocols"
Katina Thomas, BAS, CLAT: "Environmental Enrichment; Keeping Our Animals Healthy and Happy"

Large Animal:
Dr. Kelly Giunta: "Equine Acupuncture"
Jaime Hicks, LVT, VTS-EVN: "Equine Field Anesthesia"
Dr. Jody Wade: "Parasite Resistance" and "Goat and Sheep Health"

Ellen Carozza, LVT: "Feline Blood Typing"
Susan Clark, LVT, VTS (ECC) & Veronica Lopez, LVT, VTS (ECC): "CPR: Practice in Basic Life support"
Marsh Davis, LVT: "Ears in Cytology"
Dr. Chip Godine: "Laser Therapy"
Kris Keane, BAS, LVT: "Urine Sediment Exam Made Easy"
Stacy Morneault, LVT: "Urinalysis: Liquid Gold"

Hotel Information 
The Hampton Inn South
43 Convenant Dr.
Harrisonburg, VA 22801 
(just 10 minutes from BRCC)

To receive the conference rate of $104 per night (plus applicable taxes), please call The Hampton Inn South at (540) 437-0090 and identify yourself with the VALVT Conference no later than August 26, 2016.

Join us for the Annual Conference Social!
Friday, September 16, 2016
Pano's Restaurant and Lounge
3190 S Main St, Harrisonburg, VA 22801
Light hors d'oeuvres and cash bar provided.


​Please join us for dinner at The Hardshell in Midlothian, Virginia for 2 hours of CE 
generously provided by Vetoquinol!

CE Details:

When: Monday, September 19th at 6:30pm

RSVP: by September 12th to: Pete McMindes (Vetoquinol) at pete.mcmindes@vetoquinol.com or 434-996-9462

See attachments for more information!

Continuing  Education