SDSU Brookings, SD 57007

Virtual Meeting

The 2020 SDVMA Summer Meeting was held virtually on May 29, 2020. Our featured speaker, Dr. Cleet Griffin, of Texas A&M, presented lectures on oral exams, basic dentistry, treatments, and an overview of dental radiographs in horses. We also had wonderful industry speakers who presented on emerging topics in the practice of veterinary medicine.

For those who were not able to attend, a recording of the Summer Meeting is available so you can take in this excellent education program at your own convenience. The meeting is available for 8 hours of continuing education that is compliant with the South Dakota Veterinary Medical Examining Board’s requirements for renewal of your license.

The cost is $100 for members and $145 for non-members. You will receive an email with a link to the recording once your registration is processed.

Room 1 Schedule

8:00 am Introductions and Housekeeping

  • Dr. Russ Daly, SDSU

8:10 am Equine Dental Anatomy and the Oral Examination

  • Dr. Cleet Griffin, Texas A&M

9:00 am Essential Instrumentation for Primary Dental Care

  • Dr. Cleet Griffin, Texas A&M

9:50 am Break

10:00 am Dental Conditions in Horses of Different Age Groups

  • Dr. Cleet Griffin, Texas A&M

10:50 am Equine Dental Imaging and Diagnostics

  • Dr. Cleet Griffin, Texas A&M

12:00 pm Break

1:00 pm Equine Dental Extraction Techniques (+ Q&A)

  • Dr. Cleet Griffin, Texas A&M

2:00 pm Tips for Management of Equine Diastemata

  • Dr. Cleet Griffin, Texas A&M

Room 2 Schedule

1:00 pm Calf Health “Effects of Vaccination in the Face of Maternal Antibodies” 

  • Dr. Joe Gillespie, Boehringer-Ingelheim

1:35 pm Cattle Nutrition and Health: What is at Stake in Today’s Economic Climate?

  • Dr. Frank White, Elanco

2:10 pm Trace Mineral Product Comparison, Metabolism, and Reproduction

  • Dr. Kevin Cain, MultiMin USA

2:45 pm Immunity Associated with Bovine Respiratory Viruses after Intranasal Vaccine Administration

  • Dr. Chris Thomsen, Merck Animal Health

3:20 pm  Using Whole Genome Sequencing to Type IBK Pathogens 

  • Josh Elston, Newport Labs

3:55 pm Simparica Trio

  • Dr. Nikko Grossapaulos, Zoetis

4:30 pm SD Animal Industry Board Industry

  • Dr. Dustin Oedekoven, SD AIB