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HVVMS CE Event: Diagnosis and Treatment of Hyperthyroidism in Cats
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Presented by Mark Peterson, DVM, DACVIM; Free of charge to HVVMS members; 1.5 hours CE Credit

 Export to Your Calendar 4/12/2017
When: Wednesday, April 12, 2017
6:30 to 9:00 p.m.
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Hyatt House
100 Westage Business Center Drive
Fishkill, New York  12524
United States
Contact: Dr. Rebecca Henderson

Online registration is available until: 4/7/2017
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Hyperthyroidism in Cats


What's the best way to diagnose and treat this common condition?


Presented by Mark E. Peterson, DVM, DACVIM

Animal Endocrine Clinic

Adjunct Professor of Medicine, Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine



Dinner 6:30 - 7:00 p.m. / Lecture 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.




This lecture will review the latest in diagnosis and management of hyperthyroidism in cats. Use of serum T4, free T4 and TSH measurements will be covered, as well as the value of thyroid scintigraphy for staging of the disease and diagnosis of thyroid carcinoma. Potential complications of hyperthyroidism, notably masked kidney disease and/or iatrogenic hypothyroidism that can develop after treatment, will be discussed. The pros and cons of all treatment options will be given, with emphasis on how to select the “best” treatment for individual cats.


CE Credit Hours:  1.5


Registration Fees:

  •     HVVMS Members, free of charge
  •     NYSVMS non-members, or members who belong to regional groups other than HVVMS, $50 per person

Registration Deadline:  April 7, 2017


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