CEU Event: The National Council On Pet Population Research Symposium

When: 11/18/2019 9:00am to 11/18/2019 4:00pm
Where: Marriott Marquis Houston


CPDT-KSA Knowledge: 0.00 CBCC-KSA Knowledge: 5.00
CPDT-KSA Skills: 0.00 CBCC-KSA Skills: 0.00


9-10A Keynote Address: Neutralization of an Allergen in Cat Hair and Dander through a Cat Food Diet Ebenezer Satyaraj, PhD, Director, Molecular Nutrition, Nestle Purina Petcare 10A The Genomics of The American Mutt: How Genes Affect Appearance and Behavior In Mixed-Breed Dogs Jessica Heckman, Postdoctoral Associate, The Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard 10:30A The Use of Trazodone Hydrochloride to Reduce Stress in Dogs During the Transition Period into a Municipal Animal Shelter Jennifer Abrams, Senior Manager, Behavior and Volunteer Programs, Animal Care Centers of NY 11A AM Break 11:30A A Multidimensional Behavioral Analysis of Dog-Dog Playgroups in Shelters and Their Impacts on Human and Canine Welfare Lindsay R. Mehrkam, PhD, BCBA-D, Assistant Professor, Director of Human-Animal Wellness Collaboratory, Monmouth University 12:30 - 1:30P Networking Lunch 1:45P The Pets For Life As One Health Study: Results from the First Year of Data Collection Kevin Morris, PhD, Institute for Human-Animal Connection, University of Denver 2:15P Social Vulnerability Assessment of Dog Intake Location Data as a Planning Tool for Community Health Program Development: A Case Study in Athens-Clarke County, GA, 2014-2016 Jessie L. Dyer, MSPH MA, Doctoral Candidate, University of Georgia 2:45P PM Break 3P Foster Care Improves Shelter Dog Behavior and Well-Being Sheila (D'Arpino) Segurson, DVM, DACVB, Director of Research, Maddie's Fund 3:30P Optimizing Outdoor Cat Management to Minimize Preventable Deaths While Reducing Populations: Insights from New Models John Boone, PhD, Research Director; Vice Chair, Board of Directors, Great Basin Bird Observatory; Alliance for Contraception in Cats & Dogs 4P Program Concludes [total = 5 hours of content]

Sponsor:The National Council On Pet Population
Speaker(s):Ebenezer Satyaraj, PhD, Director, Molecular Nutrition, Nestle Purina Petcare; Jessica Heckman, Postd

Contact: Valerie Sheppard
 Email: vsheppard@theaawa.org
 Phone: 888-600-3648 x107
 Web: https://learning.theaawa.org/conferences


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