Debra L. Zoran, DVM, PhD, Diplomate, ACVIM-SAIM
Associate Professor and Chief of Medicine
Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
College of Veterinary Medicine, Texas A&M University
College Station, TX 77843-4474, (979) 845-2351
9:00 to 9:30 am – Registration & Refreshments
9:30 to 12:00 am Lectures
See spot run again: Obesity does not have to be permanent (1.5 hr) - Overview of the role of obesity as a disease, traditional approaches to obesity management, and introduction to a new pharmaceutical for obesity management.
Management of obesity in cats (1 hr) - Understanding feline nutrition and management of feline obesity.
12:00 to 1:15 pm -
Lunch Break sponsored by Pfizer Animal Health
1:15 to 3:15 pm Lectures
Chronic kidney disease in cats (1hr) - Overview of successful management strategies for cats with chronic renal disease - from dietary management considerations to drug therapy.
Dietary management issues in dogs with severe IBD and PLE (1 hr) - Nutritional management of severe intestinal disease can be challenging - this talk will emphasize key points and provide alternative approaches to finding the right diet.
3:15 to 3:30 pm - Break & Refreshments
3:30 to 5:00 pm – Lecture
Diarrhea in kittens and cats (1.5 hr) - Case based overview of common causes of diarrhea in cats and kittens, with special emphasis on diagnostic and treatment challenges.
You may pay online or you may send in a check or money order by mail. The payment address is
8015 Broadway, Ste. 105
San Antonio, TX 78209
The rates above for VMABC members reflect a $20 discount compared to the non-member rates. If you would like to join VMABC and receive discounted registration rates to our meetings, please contact Mickey Debner at the VMABC office.
When & Where
Veterinary Medical Association of Bexar County
Executive Director: Sharon Gregory
Post Office Box 12353
San Antonio, TX 78212