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Mid-Atlantic Animal Behavior Conference 2019

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Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center

17690 Old Waterford Road

Leesburg, VA 20176

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Join us for a fun day of presentations and networking with your colleagues. Program includes ten (10) 15-minute presentations and one (1) 45-minute presentation with ample breaks for Q&A, discussion, and social conversations. Bring your business cards! Lunch and snacks are included.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

9:00 - 9:45am Doors open for registration
- Coffee and morning refreshments

9:45 - 10:00am Opening Remarks
10:00 - 11:15am 4 presentations
11:15 - 11:45am Presentation Q&A and break
11:45 - 12:30pm Keynote presentation
12:30 - 1:30pm Lunch (included)

1:30 - 2:30pm 3 presentations
2:30 - 3:00pm Presentation Q&A and break
3:00 - 4:00pm 3 presentations
4:00 - 4:30pm Final Q&A and discussion

~5:30pm MAABC After Hours (see below)

OUR SPEAKERS

10:00am - Primates becoming voluntary participants in their health care
Erin Stromberg
Smithsonian National Zoo
https://nationalzoo.si.edu

10:20am - The Power of Errorless Learning
Juliana Willems, KPA CTP
Dog Latin Dog Training
http://doglatindogtraining.com

10:40am - Using Trick Training for Behavior Concerns
Erica Pytlovany, KPA CTP
WOOFS! Dog Training Center
https://woofsdogtraining.com

11:00am - The Gut Brain connection
Amy Pike, DVM, DACVB
Animal Behavior Wellness Center
https://www.abwellnesscenter.com

11:45am - Keynote
Gentling Mustangs With Positive Reinforcement And Protected Contact
Sarah Low, DVM
Humane Horse Gathers Inc

1:30pm - Preparing bottlenose dolphins to move to an natural sanctuary setting
Leigh Clayton
National Aquarium
https://www.aqua.org/

1:50pm - The Science of Semiochemicals
Valarie Tynes, DVM
Ceva Animal Health
https://www.ceva.us

2:10pm - Separation Anxiety
Colleen Koch, DVM, DACVB, KPA CTP
Lincoln Land Animal Clinic and University of Missouri CVM
https://www.lincolnlandac.com

3:00pm - Incorporating Cognition Into Your Training Program
Pat Miller, CBCC-KA, CPDT-KA
Peaceable Paws LLC
https://peaceablepaws.com

3:20pm - What We Do (and don't) Know About Clicker Training
Leslie Sinn, DVM, DACVB
Behavior Solutions
https://www.behaviorsolutions.guru

3:40pm - The Science of Animal Well-being
Wendy Weirich, DVM

MAABC AFTER HOURS

New this year: MAABC After Hours. We can never get enough of spending time with our friends and colleagues. Want to join us for drinks at a nearby venue when the conference is over? RSVP on your registration form! Location will be finalized and announced after we have an estimated head count.
Cost is not included; you will be responsible for your own food or beverages. Conference speakers, your first round is on us!

CEUs

KPA CTP: pending
PPAB: pending
PMCT2 and PMCT3: pending
CCPDT: pending
IAABC: pending


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Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center

17690 Old Waterford Road

Leesburg, VA 20176

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