AAVAC Virtual Conference 2021

Saturday 13th November - Sunday 28th November

 

The AAVAC annual conference for 2021 will be held between the 13th of November and the 28th of November 2021. This year's conference will once again be held online over multiple sessions. Conference registration is free for all AAVAC, AAV and EAAV members. Check your email for the conference registration links.

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Conference sessions and times are shown below. All times are in Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT) which at is +11 UTC.

AAVAC VIRTUAL CONFERENCE 2021 PROGRAM

Time (AEDT)

Topic

Speaker

Saturday 13th November 12:00pm

12:00pm

CT basics and artefacts in birds

Scott Echols

2:00pm

Surgical and medical management of phaeohyphomycosis in at Kea (Nestor notabilis).

Nick Kirk

2:30pm

Comparison of Computed Tomography and Necropsy Diagnoses in Post-Mortem Avian Cases. 20 minute presentation.

Nick Kirk

3:00pm

Use of Novel Tissue Stain and Digital Segmentation to Identify Tendons of the Red-Tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis) Foot.

Nick Kirk

Tuesday 16th November, 7:30-8:30pm

7:30pm

The Use of Sedation in Avian Medicine

Amber Lee

8:00pm

Imping of feathers

Fiona Park

Thursday 18th November, 7:30-8:30pm

7:30pm

Mobile Wildlife Hospital (TBC)

Bree Talbot

8:00pm

A guide to PCR for the practitioner

Anthony Chamings

Sunday 21st November 4:00-6:00pm

4:00pm

AAVAC Annual General Meeting

 

5:00pm

ANZCVS Avian Chapter AGM

 

Monday 22nd November 7:30-8:30pm

7:30pm

Quality of life assessments of birds

Trent van Zanten

8:00pm

Modified Ehmers sling as a treatment for hip luxation in a scarlet ibis

Ellen Rasidi

Wednesday 24th November, 7:30-8:30pm

7:30pm

Veterinary contributions to an avian breeding facility

Trent van Zanten

8:00pm

Current Barn owl influx- Triage findings and common injuries

Jana Schader

Thursday 25th November, 7:30pm

7:30pm

Conference case rounds

Alex Rosenwax

Michelle Sutherland
Matt Gosbell

Friday 26th November, 7:30-8:30pm

7:30pm

Student presentation

Kathleen Hardie

8:00pm

Don’t eat what you can’t swallow. An unlucky Cormorant

Martine Visser

Sunday 28th November, 5:00-7:00pm

5:00pm

Avian Paediatrics

Lorenzo Crosta