Indiana Association of Equine Practitioners

Lecture Notes

November 2016
Mike Pownall, DVM, MBA
McKee-Pownall Equine Services
Oculus Insights

Various Topics in Practice Management available at
Pricing Strategies for Equine Veterinarians
Employee Reviews and Compensation
Cash Flow Management

March 2016
Chris Kawcak DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACVS & ACVSMR
Professor of Surgery
Director, Equine Clinical Services
Orthopedic Research Center
Department of Clinical Sciences
College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Colorado State University

The Complexity of Identifying Performance-Limiting Pain in the Equine Athlete (PDF)
Advancements in Diagnostic Methods for Identifying the Cause of Pain in the Horse (PDF)
Medical Options for Treating Musculoskeletal Pain and Injury in Horses (PDF)
The Equine Athlete – When to Compete, Treat, Rehab or Rest (PDF)

November 2015
Dennis Brooks, DVM, PhD
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists
Professor of Ophthalmology
University of Florida

Examination of the Eye of the Horse (PDF)
Equine Nonulcerative Keratopathies
Therapy of Superficial Corneal Ulcers in the Horse
Therapy of Deep and Melting Ulcers in the Horse
Equine Glaucoma
Equine Recurrent Uveitis (ERU)

March 2014
Dean A. Hendrickson, DVM, MS
Diplomate, ACVS
Colorado State University

General Principles of Wound Healing (PDF)

November 2012
Duncan Peters DVM, MS
Equine Lameness and Sports Medicine
Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine

Current  Use of Regenerative Therapies in Sport Horse Injuries (PDF)
Lameness Cases (PDF)
Soft Tissue Injuries – Diagnostics and Therapies (PDF)
Approach to the Prepurchase Examination (PDF)
Thoracolumbar and Lumbosacral Considerations in Hind Leg Lameness (PDF)
Treatment and Rehabilitation Plans for Various Musculoskeletal Conditions (PDF)
Ultrasonographic Examination of the Fetlock Region and Some Selected Clinical Concerns (PDF)