Congress Program

The congress will officially start at 8.20am (CET) with the opening speech by the Chair of the Organising Committee followeed by an update from Prof. Kenneth Hinchcliff about JVIM.

The congress will be video recorded and videos available via a private youtube channel from December 1st 2020. Any interested delegate should request access by writing to marco.duz@nottingham.ac.uk.

SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM

Time Title / Speaker
8:30-9:30

State-of-the-Art Lecture - Equine Infectious disease

Josh Slater

9:30-9:50

Abstract - Intragastric pH of foals admitted to the intensive care unit

Jessica Wise

9:50-10:10

Abstract - Interobserver and intraobserver reliability for two grading systems of Equine Gastric Ulcer Syndrome
Jessica Wise 

10:10-10:30

Abstract - The bioavailability and efficacy of a novel omeprazole product

Jessica Wise

10:30-10:50

Abstract - A retrospective study on the effect of combined sucralfate and omeprazole therapy compared with omeprazole monotherapy for equine glandular gastric disease
Lieuwke Kranenburg

Break
11:00-11:20

Abstract - Validation of the equine acute abdominal pain scale (EAAPS) for use by horse riders
Gila Abells Sutton

11:20-11:40

Abstract - Short - and long-term effect of hospitalization and oral trimethoprim- sulfadiazine administration on the equine faecal microbiome
Mathijs Theelen

11:40-12:00

Abstract - Bovine Papillomavirus-subverted cellular microRNA expression in equine sarcoids
Anna Hollis

12:00-12:20

Abstract - Estimation of prevalence of acute kidney injury (AKI) in hospitalized neonatal foals based on a multimodal approach including serum neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL) concentrations upon admission
Malene Laurberg

12:20-12:40

Abstract - Acetazolamide decreases intra-ocular pressure in healthy horses

Anat Shnaiderman Torban

Lunch break
13:40-14:40

State-of-the-art Lecture - Highlights of ACVIM forum

Harol McKenzie

14:40-15:00

Abstract - Endemic flaviviruses in eastern Austria

Phebe de Heus

15:00-15:20

Abstract - Treating rhododoccus equi pneumonia in foals: Alternatives to Rifampin/Macrolide
Monica Venner

15:20-15:40

Abstract - Intrathoracic pressure measurement in horses during exercise - validation of the wireless Equivent 300 device
Cornelie Westermann

15:40-16:00

Abstract - Amiodarone during transvenous electrical cardioversion of atrial fibrillation in horses to reduce cardioversion threshold or prevent immediate recurrence
Zoé Neuckermans

Break
16:10-16:30

Abstract - Ex-Vivo inflation-extension tests show that age affects biomechanical properties of the equine arterial wall
Zoé Neuckermans 

16:30-16:50

Abstract - Prolonged hyperinsulinaemia induces differential protein expression of equine cardiac and lamellar tissue
Véronique Lacombe

16:50-17.10

ACVIM Forum 2020 Award Winner - Bile Acids, GGT, and Direct Bilirubin as Prognostic Indicators for Horses with Liver Disease

Barabara Delvescovo

17:10-17:30

ACVIM Forum 2020 Award Winner - Effect of AMPK Agonists on Hepatic AMPK-Related Gene Expression in Horses with Experimentally-Induced Insulin Dysregulation

Kathryn Timko

Break
18:00-20:00 Annual General Meeting (ECEIM diplomates only)

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