Healthy Horses Conference

July 13, 2018

Schedule of Lectures & Events

10th Annual Healthy Horses Conference

Schedule of Lectures and Events

University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine

July 13, 2018


Program tentative and subject to change


8:15-8:45         Registration and Coffee


8:45-8:55         Welcome to healthy horses – Dr. Amanda House


9:00-9:30         Genetics of horse anhidrosis: Should you sweat over it? – Dr. Laura Paterson Rosa


9:30-10:00       Creeping Indigo: Research Update – Dr. Martha Mallicote


10:00- 10:15    Break


10:15-10:45     Horse farm pasture and weed management – Dr. Marcelo Wallau and
                        Dr. Mark Shuffitt


10:45- 11:15    Equine vaccination update – Dr. Amanda House


11:15- 11:45    Five panel genetic testing for the quarter horse – Dr. Audrey Kelleman


11:45-1:00       Lunch


1:00-1:30         What’s that noise? – Dr. Taralyn McCarrel


1:30-2:00         Fly sprays and topical therapy in horses – Dr. Rosanna Marsella


2:00-2:30         Colic:  What next? – Dr. Shannon Darby


2:30-4:30         Live High-Speed Treadmill Demonstrations – Brett Rice

           Hospital Tours