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RVC Symposium to commemorate the work of Professor AR Michell

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Comparative Physiology and Medicine Symposium – to commemorate the work of Professor AR Michell

Date – 31st May 2017

Venue – RVC Camden Campus

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09.00 – 09.30 Registration

09.30 – 09.45 Introduction - Professor Peter Lees

Part I – Oral Rehydration Solutions

09.50 – 10.20 Historical view of the concept of ORS and their development for use in calves – (Dr Harriet Brooks University of Bristol)

10.20 – 10.50 Diagnosis of acid base balance in diarrhoeic calves – implementation in practice – (Dr Dai Grove-White, University of Liverpool)

11.00 – 11.40 Coffee Break and poster viewing

Part 2: Assessment of kidney function and comparative nephrology

11.40 – 12.10 Measurement of GFR – a historical perspective to state of the art (Professor AM Peters Brighton and Sussex Medical School)

12.10 – 12.40 Feline kidney disease – research at the RVC to achieve early diagnosis (Professor Harriet M Syme, Royal Veterinary College)

12.40 – 14.00 Lunch and poster viewing

14.00 – 14.30 Measurement of GFR in the dog – (Dr Allison Gleadhill)

14.30 – 15.00 Use of iohexol clearance in dogs as a diagnostic test – does it help in early diagnosis of kidney disease (Dr Ludovic Pelligand – Royal Veterinary College)

Part 3 – Hypertension

15.00 – 15.30: Human hypertension – current state of the art (Professor M Caulfield, QMUL)

15.30 – 16.00 Tea and poster viewing

16.00 – 16.30 – Hypertension in the dog (Dr Angela Bodey, North Yorks – confirmed)

16.30 – 17.00 Hypertension in the cat – an overview of RVC research (Prof Jonathan Elliott, Royal Veterinary College –confirmed)

17.00 – 17.20 Closing remarks

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