Havemeyer Workshops 2016
Equine Infection Control: Bio-Security IV
Organizers Drs. Paul Morley and Brandy Burgess
Sanderling Resort, Duck Island, North Carolina, April 3-6, 2016
Topics: Defining Surgical site infection (SSI) events for midline laparotomy; Criteria for deep incisional procedure; Criteria for assigning wound class to surgical procedure; Criteria for determining abdominal SSI Perotinitis.
Dorothy Havemeyer Equine Ophthalmology Symposium IV
Organizer: Dr. Brian Gilger
The Grand Hotel, Maiahide, Ireland, June 2-4, 2016
Topics: Misconceptions, prerequisites and pitfalls associated with standing ophthalmic surgery; Treatment of recurrent Uveitis; Herpes viruses and equine ocular disease; Clinical use of SD-OCT in equine corneal disease; Case report - Primary corneal malignant melanoma.
Fourth International Havemeyer Workshop on Equine Skin Allergy
Organizers: Drs. Bettina Wagner and Eliane Marti
Agricultural University of Iceland, Hvanneyri, Iceland, June 22 – 25, 2016
Topics: Memory plasma cells – the challenge in allergy and autoimmunity; Cornell-Keldur allergy study on development of Culicoide hypersensitivity; Current database nomenclature for Culicoides and Allergomes; Vaccination against insect bite hypersensitivity.
International Symposium on Equine Embryo Transfer – Havemeyer Workshop IX
Organizers: Dr. Peter Daels
St Augustijnenklooster, Gent, Belgium, July 1-3, 2016
Topics: Cryopreservation of equine embryos; Clinical applications of pre-impantation genetic testing; In-vitro production of equine embryos and cloning- today’s status; Maternal recognition of pregnancy in context of embryo transfer; Gametes, embryos and their epigenome.
Dorothy Russell Havemeyer Laminitis Workshop III
Organizer: Dr. James Belknap and Dr. Susan Eades
Kaanapali Beach Hotel, Lahaina, HawaiI, July 9-12, 2016
Topics: Insulin like growth factor signaling – Lamellar epithelial cell; Altered energy metabolism in lamellar cell dysfunction; In vitro/ex vivo studies – insulin and growth factor signaling in laminitis; What future therapeutics to consider for endocrinopathic laminitis.
Second Havemeyer Conference on Regenerative Medicine
Organizer: Drs. Lisa Fortier and Roger Smith
Bonita Springs, Florida, November 5-9, 2016