Education & Careers

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.


2013-14 Tuesday Talks

December 3, 2013: "Diagnosis and Treatment of Upper Airway Conditions: Can Surgery make a difference?"
Presented by Dr. Kenneth Sullins, Professor of Equine Surgery
Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center

January 7, 2014: "Diagnosis and Treatment of Lower Airway Conditions: Lower airway infections and how to treat them effectively"
Presented by Dr. Martin Furr, Professor and Adelaide C. Riggs Chair in Equine Medicine
Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center

February 11, 2014: "Tendons, Ligaments & Imaging: 'No leg no horse': Advances in diagnosis and treatment of tendon and ligament injuries"
Presented by Dr. Nathaniel White, Professor Emeritus of Equine Surgery
Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center

March 11, 2014: "Sports Medicine & Lameness: What can go wrong within your horse's joint and how we can help"
Presented by Dr. Jennifer Barrett, Theodora Ayer Randolph Professor of Equine Surgery
Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center

April 8, 2014: "Advances in Holistic Equine Medicine: Ways to complement traditional medicine for your horse's complete wellbeing"
Presented by Dr. Anne Desrochers, Clinical Assistant Professor of Equine Internal Medicine
Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center