Sneak peek: ISFM Nursing Day talks at Cat Weekend 2019

With the 2019 Cat Weekend fast approaching, we're sharing an exclusive sneak preview of a few of the talks that will be featured…

Starting with the ISFM Feline Nursing Day on Saturday 28th September! (For a sneak peek at the Cat Friendly Solutions for Unowned Cats talks on Sunday 29th September! please click here.)

We’re heading to the medieval market town and birthplace of Shakespeare – Stratford-upon-Avon – where six expert speakers will be covering a range of feline-focused topics. Including neurology, hyperthyroidism, preventative healthcare and more.

Specially tailored for veterinary nurses the day provides 5 hours of CPD. And, if you’re up for it afterwards, there is a free to attend evening event celebrating a whole host of awards!

Click here for the full programme and to book your place.

And, keep scrolling to take a look at a few of the talks…

RCVS and European Recognised Specialist in Veterinary Neurology Mark Lowrie will be presenting two talks:

- Tips and tricks for neurological examination in cats
- Handling head trauma in cats – what YOU can do

Here’s a short extract from one of Mark's brilliant talks:

Well known for his thought-provoking, practical advice on feline neurology and his effective use of incredibly interesting videos to illustrate his points, Mark is a renowned speaker not to be missed!

Veterinary Technician Specialist in Behaviour, qualified animal trainer and Registered Veterinary Nurse Linda Ryan will be presenting:

- Feeding for the future

Here’s a short extract from her fascinating talk:

We can’t wait for this talk! There is always something to be learned from Linda, who is able to offer a unique and hugely insightful take on topics from both a veterinary nurse and behaviour perspective.

Senior Medicine Nurse and Veterinary Technician Specialist in Small Animal Internal Medicine Laura Rosewell will be presenting two talks:

- Nursing considerations for hyperthyroid cats
– Nursing considerations for diabetic cats

Here’s a short extract from one of her engaging talks:

Prepare to be impressed! Laura recently became a member of the Academy of Internal Medicine Veterinary Technicians – completing the VTS entrance exam in Arizona! – and we are delighted to have her delivering not one but two talks during the day.

Make sure you join us for the ISFM Feline Nursing Day on Saturday 28th September for full access to these talks and more!

For everything you need to know about the 2019 Cat Weekend and to register, please click here.

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