8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Moderator: Stephen Fronefield, DVM, Dipl ABVP-Avian
|Also on Wednesday:
ABVP (Avian) Diplomate Breakfast
9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Lunch in the Exhibit Hall, Auction
AAV President’s Reception and
Installation of Officers
1500 Long-term Ophthalmologic Findings in Raptors Following Phacoemulsification, Michael Jones, DVM, Dipl ABVP-Avian
1505 Two Cases of Neoplasia in Chinchillas: An Uncommon Diagnosis, Tracey Ritzman, DVM, Dipl ABVP-Avian & Exotic Companion Mammal
1510 Acute Vestibular Syndrome in a Blue and Gold Macaw, Claire Vergneau-Grosset, DVM, IPSAV
1515 Gastric Dilation and Volvulus in a Guinea Pig (Cavia porcellus), Amberly Sokoloff, VMD
1520 Invasive Spinal Aspergillosis in an African Grey Parrot (Psittacus erithacus), João Brandão, LMV
1525 Retrospective Review of Anesthetic Procedures: Procedural Complications and Mortality, Brandy McKeown, A.S. Veterinary Sciences
1530 Chylothorax and Thymic Lymphosarcoma in a Pet Rabbit, Anthony Pilny, DVM, Dipl ABVP-Avian
1535 Endogenous Estrogen Myelotoxicosis Associated with Functional Cystic Ovary in a Sun Conure (Aratinga solstitialis), Larry Nemetz, DVM
1540 Two Cases of Partial Hemimandibulectomy in Rabbits, Isabelle Desprez, DVM
1545 Fatal Enteritis Associated with a Novel Atadenovirus Infection in Lorikeets, Michael Garner, DVM, Dipl ACVP
1550 A Retrospective Study of Diseases in Rhamphastidae, Michael Garner, DVM, Dipl ACVP
1555 Treatment of Diabetes Mellitus in a Ferret with Glargine Insulin, Laurie Hess, DVM, Dipl ABVP-Avian
8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Moderator: Kim Witalis, DVM
1600 Pharmacokinetics of Increased-Dose Meloxicam Administered Orally in the Rabbit, James Carpenter, MS, DVM, Dipl ACZM
1605 Investigating the Role of Post-mortem Examination in Parrots, Nathaniel Kane, BA
1610 Two Neuropathic Pain Models, Thea Lambert, BA
1615 Histological Evaluation of Demineralized Bone Matrix and Hydroxyapatite Grafting in Pigeons, Ahmed Tunio, DVM
1620 Evaluation of Effects of Deslorelin Implants in Domestic Chickens, Brendan Noonan, DVM
1625 Presence and Impact of Avian Bornaviruses in Waterfowl, Susan Payne, PhD
1630 Pharmacokinetics and Phramacodynamics of Lidocaine in Hispaniolan Amazon Parrots,
Thomas Tully, DVM, MS, Dipl ABVP-Avian, Dipl ECZM-Avian
1635 Student Manuscript Winner: Pharmacokinetics of Nebulized Terbinafine in Hispaniolan Amazon parrots (Amazona ventralis), Lee Emery, B.S.
1640 Pharmacokinetics of Single and Repeated Dosing of Zonisamide in Chickens, Brendan Noonan, DVM
1645 Avian Bornavirus Infections in Canaries (Serinus canaria), Monika Rinder, Priv.Doz. Dr. med. vet.
1650 Midazolam and Fentanyl: A Winning Combination for Stress in Wild Birds, Renato Ceccherelli, DVM, PhD
1655 Genetic Assessment of Inbreeding in Pet Ferrets throughout the World, Michelle Hawkins, VMD, Dipl ABVP-Avian
7:55 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Moderator: Elizabeth Mackey, DVM
1700 Evaluation of the Thermal Antinociceptive Effects of Butorphanol and Hydromorphone in American Kestrels (Falco tinunculus), David Sanchez-Migallon Guzman, LV, MS, Dipl ECZM-Avian, Dipl ACZM
1705 Prevalence of Mycoplasma Species in Healthy and Diseased Raptors of Israel, Avishai Lublin, DVM, PhD
1710 Mycoplasmosis in Black Vultures (Coragyps atratus)—an Emerging Disease? Laurie Degernes, DVM, MPH,
1715 Sarcocystis Calchasi Infection in Wild Rock Pigeons, Leslie Reed, DVM
1720 Modified Evisceration Technique in Raptors with Ocular Injury, Maureen Murray, DVM, Dipl ABVP-Avian
1725 Incidence of Wellfleet Bay Virus in Common Eiders in Rhode Island, Glenn Olsen, DVM, PhD
1730 Making the Tough Decisions about Euthanasia in a Rehabilitation Setting, Julia Ponder, DVM
1735 A Novel Strategy for Monitoring Wildlife Health Using Rehabilitation Centers, Julia Ponder, DVM
1740 Correlating Physiologic Parameters and Hemoparasite Infection of Passerines, Viviana Gonzalez Astudillo, DVM
1745 Progressive Feather Dysplasia in a Juvenile Bald Eagle, Bethany Groves, DVM
1750 New York City Pigeons as Sentinels for Environmental Lead Contamination, Rina Maguire, BVSc
1755 Planning for the Possibility that Pet Birds Outlive Their Humans, Amy Shever, MA
Case Studies continued
Moderator: Ashley Zehnder, DVM, Dipl ABVP-Avian
1560 Persistent Right Oviductal Adenoma Associated with Cloacal Prolapse in a Cockatiel (Nymphicus hollandicus),
Larry Nemetz, DVM
1565 Cloacolith in a Cockatiel (Nymphicus hollandicus), Larry Nemetz, DVM
1568 Management of Metacarpal Fractures in Free-living Raptors, Maureen Murray, DVM, Dipl ABVP-Avian
1575 Atypical Heart Disease in an Umbrella Cockatoo, Katherine Baine, DVM
1580 Aortic Calcification in a Rabbit, Minh HUYNH, DVM, MRCVS
1585 Removal of a Foreign Body by a Flexible Endoscope in Salmon-crested Cockatoo, REIKO SOGA, DVM
1590 Productive Thyroid Adenocarcinoma in a Wild Barred Owl (Strix varia), João Brandão, LMV
1592 Reactive Polyarthritis and Granulomatous Vasculitis in a Mississippi Sandhill Crane (Grus canadensis pulla), Brittany Heggem Perry, DVM
1595 Rupture of the Trachea in a Ferret, Isabelle Desprez, DVM
1598 Potassium Bromide and Phenobarbital Epilepsy Management in a Chinstrap Penguin, Kristina Delaski, DVM
Moderator: Bruce Nixon, DVM
1800 Normal Whole-body Computed Tomography in Bald Eagles, Michael Jones, DVM, Dipl ABVP-Avian
1805 Computed Tomography in Sedated Birds Using Butorphanol and Midazolam, James Kusmierczyk, VMD
1810 Concepts on the Generation of Reference Intervals for Clinical Pathology Tests, Carolyn Cray, PhD
1815 CBC in Psittaciformes using High-throughput Image Cytometry, Hugues Beaufrère, Dr.Med.Vet.
1820 Comparison of Transcoelomic, Contrast, and Transesophageal Echocardiography in Red-tailed Hawks, Hugues Beaufrère, Dr.Med.Vet.
1825 Acute Phase Protein Concentrations in Ferrets and Correlation to Disease, Michelle Ravich, DVM, BS
1830 Realization of a Blood Chemistry Database of Wild Hummingbirds, Renato Ceccherelli, DVM, PhD
Posters will be displayed throughout the Main Conference near registration for all to view. Authors will be at their posters to answer questions on Monday, 4:00-4:30 p.m.
• Application of IgM Titers and C-Reactive Protein Testing in Suspected E. cuniculi Infection, Carolyn Cray, PhD
• Thymic Lymphoma in a Gyrfalcon Hybridized with Saker Falcon, Stefano Pesaro, DVM, PhD