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Tuesday Talks

Tuesday Talks

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The Tuesday Talks series of lectures is designed to provide horse owners and horse professionals with valuable insight and practical advice on a variety of equine health care topics.

All Tuesday Talk lectures will be held at
7 p.m. in the Equine Medical Center’s library, unless otherwise stated.

Please contact Sharon Peart at 703-771-6842 or speart@vt.edu for reservations or more information.


2014-15 Tuesday Talks

December 2, 2014:
"Breeding Soundness Examination and the Problem Stallion"

Presented by: Dr. James Brown, Clinical Assistant Professor of Equine Surgery
Maron duPont Scott Equine Medical Center

January 13, 2015:
"Managing Pastures to Optimize Horse and Environmental Health"

Presented by: Dr. Bridgett McIntosh, Equine Extension Specialist
Virginia Tech Animal and Poultry Sciences

February 10, 2015:
"Perinatal Foal Care"

Presented by Dr. Martin Furr,
Professor and Adelaide C. Riggs Chair in Equine Medicine
Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center

March 10, 2015:
"Equine Behaviour"

Presented by: Dr. Leslie Sinn, Professor of Veterinary Technology
Northern Virginia Community College

April 7, 2015:
"Tools to Diagnose Equine Cardiac Diseases"

Presented by Dr. Anne Desrochers,
Clinical Assistant Professor of Equine Internal Medicine
Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center