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Tuesday Talks

Tuesday Talks

The Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center invites you to attend the following lectures, to be held in the center's library. There is no cost to attend.

To reserve your seat, please contact Sharon Peart at speart@vt.edu or 703-771-6842.


January 17, 2017: Equine Behavior

  • 6:30 pm: Hospitality and snacks
  • 7:00 pm: Lecture by Dr. Leslie Sinn - "How Horses Learn"

February 7, 2017: Back Problems

  • 6:30 pm: Hospitality and snacks
  • 7:00 pm: Panel discussion on "Oh My Aching Back"

    Dr. Michael Erskine, Moderator
    Dr. Kelly Foltman
    Dr. Norris Adams

March 7, 2017: Foals

  • 6:30 pm: Hospitality and snacks
  • 7:00 pm: Lecture by Dr. Krista Estell - "The 1-2-3’s of Foal Care and Advances in Dummy Foal Syndrome"

April 4, 2017: Emergency Care

  • 6:30 pm: Hospitality and snacks
  • 7:00 pm: Lecture by Dr. Elizabeth MacDonald - "What to Expect When You Arrive at the Hospital"