AAEP to host 12th resort symposium in Costa Rica

Nov 01, 2009
By dvm360.com staff
Lexington, Ky. -- Lectures on equine lameness, neurologic disease and performance examinations will be offered in a tropical setting during the American Association of Equine Practitioners' (AAEP) 12th annual Resort Symposium Jan. 24-26 in Costa Rica.

The meeting at the Hilton Papagayo Resort and Spa in Guanacaste, Costa Rica, will provide veterinarians 15 hours of continuing education along with opportunities to enjoy local culture and explore Costa Rica's diverse ecosystem.

Interactive lectures on lameness and performance exams will be presented by G. Kent Carter, DVM, MS, Dipl. ACVIM; John S. Mitchell, DVM; Bill Moyer, DFM; and David D. Frisbie, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVS. Robert J. MacKay, BVSc, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM, will lecture on neurologic disease.

Bayer Healthcare Animal Health Division, an AAEP Educational Partner, is sponsoring the symposium. For more information and to register by the Dec. 15 deadline, visit www.aaep.org.