will be hosting their thirty-third Annual Conference September 5th-9th, 2013 at the Alaska Sealife Center in Seward, Alaska.
This is a great opportunity to interact with colleagues or learn what AZVT is all about while viewing the beautiful state of Alaska.
The conference will cover a wide variety of topics including Field Studies of Eurasion Black Vulture Conservation and Using iSTAT in the Field for South American Fur Seals. Clinical pathology topics will include CBC's in Southern Stingrays, a case study Monitoring Estradiol and Testosterone Levels in Gray Seals, Developing a Quality Accuracy Program in a Lab with Multiple Technicians and a Fecal Flotation Comparison Study. Clinical section will cover Invasive BP monitoring in Exotics, Study of Body Temps in Lorikeets, Cardiovascular Irregularities in Anesthesia, Wound Care in an African Crested Porcupine, Physiological Changes in Cold Stunned Sea Turtles and Treatment of Spinal Abscess in Amur Tiger cub.