ISFM 2020

FELINE MEDICINE SYMPOSIUM ISFM-GEMFE-HILL'S

                                     

Every year the "International Society of Feline Medicine" gets together with "GEMFE- Grupo de Trabajo de Medicina Felina de AVEPA", present the "ISFM Symposium" with the latest updates. 
Lectures will be presented in English and Spanish. Simultaneous translation will be provided.
This Symposium is included in the GENERAL registration to the "SEVC Scientific Programme". Free registration to the ISFM Symposium also avalaible.

SCIENTIFIC PROGRAMME

Tuesday Novenber 3

14:00-14:50 Chronic vomits in cats: common causes and diagnosis approach. Katie McCallum
15:00-15:50 Feline triaditis: latest insights on diagnosis and treatment. Jordi Puig
16:00-16:50 Feline chronic diarrhea: what you can't miss. Loli Tabar
17:00-17:50 Feline gastrointestinal microbiome and its influence in gastrointestinal conditions. Hein Meyer

 


 

SPEAKERS

Katie McCallum
Katie graduated from the University of Edinburgh in 2009 and spent 5 years in small animal general practice. She was awarded the British Small Animal Veterinary Association Certificate in Small Animal Medicine in 2014. Katie completed a rotating internship at Northwest Veterinary Specialists in 2015 and an ECVIM Small Animal Medicine Senior Clinical Training Scholarship in June 2018 at the University of Cambridge. Katie became a European Specialist in Veterinary Internal Medicine in March 2019 and currently works as a clinician and affiliated lecturer in medicine at the University of Cambridge.

 

Jordi Puig
He graduated un Veterinary Medicine from Autonomous University of Barcelona in 2008. After a short period in General Practice in Barcelona, he undertook an internship in Medicine and Small Animal Surgery at the Animal Health Trust, Newmarket (United Kingdom) from 2008 to 2009.
Residency in Internal Medicine at the Animal Health Trust, Newmarket (United Kingdom) from 2010 to 2013.
Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Small Animal Internal Medicine) since 2014 and European College of Veterinary Internal Medicine - Companion Animals (Internal Medicine) since 2017.
Supervisor of nuclear facilities since 2017. He joined Ars Veterinaria in 2015.
Jordi is interested in all aspects of Small Animal Internal Medicine but his research focus is gastroenterology and endocrinology.

 

Loli Tabar
Degree in Veterinary Medicine from the University of Zaragoza, 2001.
Internship in small animals at the Hospital Clínic Universitari (HCV) of the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB), 2001-2003.
European residency in Internal Medicine at the UAB Hospital Veterinary, 2004-2007. European College of Veterinary Internal Medicine Diploma (specialty in small animals, Dip ECVIM-CA), 2010.
Since 2007, head of the Internal Medicine service of the San Vicente Veterinary Hospital (San Vicente del Raspeig, Alicante).
Acreditation in Internal Medicine by AVEPA. Member of the Scientific Committee of the AVEPA Internal Medicine specialty group, Vice President 2011-2014 and President of the Internal Medicine Group from 2014 to 2017.
She has published as author / co-author several articles in national and international magazines. Active collaboration through talks, oral communications and posters in International and National Congresses (ACVIM forum, ECVIM Congress, SEVC-AVEPA, GTA, FECAVA ...)
Within internal medicine, special interest in infectious diseases.

 

Hein Meyer
After graduating from the Utrecht University Veterinary College in 1983, Dr Meyer spent five years in private small animal practice on the beautiful Caribbean Island of Curaçao. He joined the Utrecht Veterinary College in 1988 where he completed an Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine at the Small Animal Clinical Department. He is a Diplomate with the European College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Companion Animals). As lecturer at the Small Animal Clinical Department, he was responsible for the areas of hepatology & nephrology.
He conducted extensive research and wrote numerous peer-reviewed papers and book chapters in the field of hepatology and internal medicine and received his PhD in 1998 on hepatic encephalopathy in dogs.
He was presented the prestigious 'Award for Distinction' in 2003 by the Royal Netherlands Veterinary Association for his work in organising national and international CE for many years.
Hein Meyer joined Hill’s Europe as Director of Professional Affairs in 1999, and is currently Director of Professional & Veterinary Affairs in Europe, the Middle East and Russia, overseeing the veterinary business channel for Hill’s in the region..

 

 

REGISTRATIONS

This Symposium is included in the GENERAL registration to the "SEVC Scientific Programme". Free registration to the ISFM Symposium also avalaible.

If you are not register to the General Programme, you can register HERE