The Frontiers of Clinical Dermatology: Advanced CE stream

Thursday, June 2

08:30 - 09:15
WAVD Sponsored Panel Discussion:
Current Status of Diagnosis and Treatment of Dermatophytosis In Companion Animals

Co-moderators: Dr Kim COYNER, Dr Susan PATERSON

09:15 - 10:00

WAVD Sponsored Panel Discussion:
Guidelines for Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcal Infections (Diagnosis, Therapeutic considerations and Prevention)
Panel Discussion
Moderator: Prof Dan MORRIS

10:45 - 11:30

Biofilms – what are they and how do they impact therapy?
Prof. Joe BLONDEAU

14:00 - 14:50
The geneticist’s perspective: how to investigate a genodermatosis ?- Diagnostic tests available to the dermatologist
Prof Tosso LEEB

15:00 - 15:45
Comparative Icthyosis
Prof. Peter ELIAS & Prof. Elizabeth MAULDIN

16:30 - 18:00
Successful management of relapsing otitis externa - choosing antimicrobials in challenging cases
Prof. Tim NUTTAl & Dr. Joe BLONDEAU

Friday, June 3

08:30 - 09:15
"Skin Wars Episode II - Attack of the Staph clones"
Prof. Koji NISHIFUJI

09:15 - 10:00
Serological and Molecular Diagnosis of Infectious Diseases: Something old and something new?
Prof. Ed BREITSCHWERDT

11:00 - 11:45
Antimicrobial activity of non-antibiotic drugs authorised for use in dogs
Prof. Luca GUARDABASSI

11:00 - 11:45
Staphylococcal bacterins: promise and Prospects
Prof. Doug DEBOER

14:00 - 15:45

ISVD Session
Dermal collagens: structure and mechanistic pathology
Part 1 & 2
Prof. Thierry OLIVRY

16:30 - 17:15

ISVD Dermato-pathology interactive session: Mystery slides

Saturday, June 4

ICADA Lectures sponsored by WAVD

08:30 - 10:00

A decade's increase in our understanding of canine atopic dermatitis: what do we now know?
Part 1 and Part 2
Prof. Cherie M. PUCHEU-HASTON

ICF sponsored lecture
11:00 - 11:45
Biological Therapies: The Future or Just a Dream?
Prof. Doug DEBOER

ICF sponsored lecture
11:45 - 12:30
DEBATE: Are antihistamines useful in the treatment of canine AD?
For: Dr. Craig GRIFFIN
Against: Prof Thierry OLIVRY

ICF sponsored lecture
14:00 - 14:45
Leishmania –challenging cases
Dr. Alessandra FONDATI

ICF sponsored lecture
15:00 - 15:45
Probiotics and Prebiotics –how do they work, when should we use them?
Prof. Stan MARKS

ICF sponsored lecture
16:30 - 17:15
Stem cell therapy in veterinary dermatology
Prof. Lluis FERRER

ICF sponsored lecture
17:15 - 18:00
Fatty acids in veterinary dermatology and beyond: mechanism of action, clinical indications and quality
Dr. Ken KWOCHKA