Welcome to the Southeastern Wisconsin DVM website.  This site is a resource for the Milwaukee Veterinary Medical Association and their members.

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To promote professional education in veterinary medicine, dentistry and surgery.  Mission Statement


Upcoming Events:


DATE: November 11, 2014, Manette Kohler, DVM, Behavior Topic


DATE: October 14, 2014, Dale Kressin, DVM, FAVD, DAVDC, Dental Topic


DATE: Tuesday, September 9, 2014

The Milwaukee Veterinary Medical Association invites all DVM’s and CVT’s to a continuing education seminar:

“Ten Common Mistakes to Avoid in Managing Your Eye Cases” (Click to view brochure.)

This talk will highlight some of the most common mistakes that veterinarians make when managing their eye patients. Specific case examples will be presented and tips provided that the referring veterinarian should find useful in their practice.


PRESENTED BY: B. Keith Collins, DVM, MS, DACVO
Eye Care For Animals, Pewaukee, Wisconsin

LOCATION:

  • Wisconsin Humane Society
  • 4500 W. Wisconsin Avenue
  • Milwaukee, WI
  • 414-264-6257
  • www.wihumane.org

TIME: 6:30 p.m. registration & dinner, 7:00 p.m. Presentation
RSVP by: Wednesday, September 3, 2014
R.S.V.P: name, clinic and number of attendees to rsvp4mvma@aol.com
SPONSOR: CARA Life, Inc., Ranchero Cucamonga, CA


This invitation is for DVM’s and CVT’s! 1.2 CE credit will be provided.

Notes for this lecture can be found under the Notes tab or by clicking here.



2014 Past Events:


DATE: Tuesday, May 13, 2014

The Milwaukee Veterinary Medical Association invites all DVM’s and CVT’s to a continuing education seminar:

“Liquid Gold - Maximizing the Diagnostic Yield of Urinalysis” (Click to view brochure.)

After a brief review of urine formation, we will discuss all aspects of in-house urinalysis including quality control and stained sediment smear evaluation. Ancillary testing, including urine culture, crystal identification, biochemical tests on urine and protein measurement will also be covered in detail.


PRESENTED BY: Laura Snyder, DVM, DACVP
Clinical Pathology Service, Marshfield Labs, Waukesha, WI

Dr. Snyder is a graduate of Tufts University Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine. She completed a small animal medicine and surgery internship at Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, and practiced small animal medicine in a private practice in Massachusetts prior to completing her residency in clinical pathology at North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine. During her residency, she was an instructor in clinical pathology at North Carolina State University. Formerly, Dr. Snyder was assistant clinical professor of clinical pathology at University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine and was assistant laboratory director of the clinical pathology laboratory at the University of Minnesota Veterinary Medical Center. Dr. Snyder was also staff pathologist at Antech Diagnostics in Minneapolis, MN.

LOCATION:


TIME: 6:30 p.m. registration & dinner, 7:00 p.m. Presentation
RSVP by: May 6, 2014.
R.S.V.P: name, clinic and number of attendees to jamief@erforanimals.com
SPONSOR: Marshfield Labs

This invitation is for DVM’s and CVT’s! 1.0 CE credit will be provided.


DATE: Saturday, April 5, 2014

The Milwaukee Veterinary Medical Association invites all DVM's, CVT's, Hospital Adminstrators and Receptionists to a continuing education seminar:

Swing Into Summer Seminar (Click to view brochure.)

LOCATION:


RSVP: By March 21, 2014
R.S.V.P to: Please see brochure for details.
SPONSORS:


CE credits will be provided by MVMA.


DATE: Tuesday, March 11, 2014

The Milwaukee Veterinary Medical Association invites all DVM’s and CVT’s to a continuing education seminar:

Calm, Cool, and Collected: Dealing with Conflict Like a Pro

You will be able to:

  • Define the basic dynamics of conflict.
  • Understand strategies to more effectively engage in conflict.
  • Identify your personal triggers and hot buttons.


PRESENTED BY: Shawn McVey, MA, MSW

Shawn McVey pursued a career as a psychotherapist and program director in psychiatric facilities. He transitioned into veterinary practice administration in 1994 as the CEO of Eye Care for Animals, a veterinary ophthalmology company that owns 32 practices throughout the US. In 2001, He founded McVey Management Solutions, a consulting business that specializes in improving veterinary health care delivery systems and improving workplace culture. He is the founder and co-owner of Veterinary Specialists in Private Practice (VSIPP), an annual conference that provides CE for veterinarians and administrators in specialty medicine. In addition, he is the Chief Operating Officer and partner in Veterinary Management Solutions, a management service co. that directs the operations of 12 hospitals. He is a graduate of Purdue’s Veterinary Management Institute, and is the first non-veterinarian to be named to the Board of Directors of the AAHA. He is a member of the Editorial Advisory Board of Veterinary Economics and FirstLine Live and has been named speaker of the year at the North American Veterinary Conference and the Western Veterinary Conference.

LOCATION:


TIME: Registration and cocktails 5:30 pm, Dinner & Raffle prizes 6:30, Topic 7:30
RSVP: Seats are limited so please RSVP as soon as possible
R.S.V.P to (414)543-7387 or jamief@erforanimals.com
SPONSOR: Milwaukee Emergency Center for Animals

1.5 CE credits will be provided.


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