Hi ,

I appreciate that this is a advertsiement for a soft tissue society , but as i was approached by a member of the commitee as this years programm does have potential interest for a medic. Namely Congenital and Herediatary disease.

If you are interested please contact  avstsadmin@fsmail.net for detail



 AVSTS Autumn Meeting 2010, 1st – 2nd October

Congenital and Hereditary Disease in Dogs and Cats




9.30-10.00 Registration & Coffee

10.00-10.45 Heritable and Congenital Disease – David Sargan A Geneticist’s View

10.45-11.30 Ethics of the Management of Diseases Siobhan Mullan Present at Birth – Individual versus Population

11.30-11.50 Coffee

11.50-12.50 Surgical Treatment of Congenital and Hereditary Disease in Children

12.50-1.50 Lunch

1.50-2.25 The Way Forward? Michael Herrtage



Panel Discussion:David Sargan, Siobhan Mullan and Michael Herrtage

2.40-4.15 Brachycephalic Diseases

2.40-3.30 Brachycephalics: Gerhard Oechtering

Trapped in Man-Made Misery? Turbinate Ablation in BAOS

3.30-4.00 Brachcephalic Airway Obstruction Syndrome Rob White




Panel Discussion:

Gerhard Oechtering and Rob White

4.15-4.30 Coffee

4.30-5.30 Urogenital Disease and Cancer

4.30-4.50 Not Zipped-Up: Treatment of Extreme Jane Ladlow

Hypospadias in a Dobermann, plus Review of Hypospadias

4.50-5.10 A (Chamber) Potpourri of Peter Holt

Congenital Urinary Incontinence

5.10-5.30 Cancer in the Genes: Jane Dobson

Histiocytic Sarcoma in Flatcoated Retrievers and LUPA

5.30 Close

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