EVA WA Spring State Meeting, Wednesday 11 November 2020 2 CPD Points


We will enjoy presentations from Dr Emma McConnell on OH NO! IT’S NEURO! "A practical approach to neurologic disease in the field” and Dr Sam Crothers will present on "Management of recurrent urticaria in the horse and tips for managing pastern dermatitis".

Price levels

1 Oct 2020 to 6 Nov 2020
Full Member $ 90.00
New Graduate $ 40.00
Non-Member $ 140.00
Student $ 40.00
Equine - Full Member $ 70.00

Who should attend

Equine and mixed practice veterinarians, veterinary students, equine practice staff

Further details

The registration includes two course dinner and drinks.


Dr Samantha Crothers
Dr Sam Crothers is a board-certified veterinary dermatologist. She is a founder and director of Veterinary Dermatology Specialists in Perth.   Dr Sam has practiced in the field of dermatology in Northern California, Colorado, Perth and Melbourne. She has treated exotic animals at the San Francisco Zoo and a wildlife park in Colorado while in the USA. Dr Sam graduated from Veterinary School at Murdoch University. She worked in a busy small animal general practice in Perth before moving to California to complete a dermatology residency training program at the University of California Davis (UC Davis). She accepted a role as a clinical instructor at the Veterinary Teaching Hospital following her residency then was an Assistant Professor at Colorado State University (CSU). Dr Sam trained dermatology residents at both UC Davis and CSU as well as hundreds of veterinary students in the USA and Melbourne. Her scientific research has been published in the journal of Veterinary Dermatology. She is a member of the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists (ANZVCS) and the American College of Veterinary Dermatology (ACVD). 
Dr Emma McConnell
Emma graduated from the University of Edinburgh in 2006, after moving to the UK in 1999. Following two years in small animal and mixed practice, she undertook a 12 month internship in equine medicine and surgery at the Royal Veterinary College, London. Having developed a passion for equine medicine and critical care, Emma moved to South Africa to take up a position as Resident in Equine Internal Medicine at Onderstepoort Veterinary Academic Hospital, University of Pretoria. On completion she spent several months as a lecturer at the university before returning to Perth in 2013. Emma has a Masters degree in Veterinary Medicine, is a Registered Specialist in Equine Medicine and a Diplomate of the European College of Equine Internal Medicine. She is currently Senior Registrar in Equine Medicine at The Animal Hospital at Murdoch University, and her clinical and research interests include gastroenterology, neonatology and emergency and critical care.


EVA WA Spring State Meeting, Wednesday 11 November 2020

Aloft Hotel
27 Rowe Avenue, The Springs,
Rivervale 6103 WA
Start: 11 November 2020, 6:30PM
End: 11 November 2020, 10:30PM
$ 140.00
Registration closes on 06 November 2020
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