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  1. Learn from the best international speakers, as well as a variety of Australian speakers, all experts in their fields - Cardiorespiratory: Lynelle Johnson, Fiona Meyers-Campbell, Niek Beijerink  Clinical pathology and principles of medicine: Jill Maddison, Sue Foster, Graham Swinney  Dentistry: Curt Coffman, Loic Legendre, Ruth Barthel, Anthony Caiafa  Dermatology: Sonya Bettenay, Ralf Mueller, Linda Vogelnest  Emergency: Sarah Haldane, Dez Hughes, Terry King  Endocrinology: Dennis Chew, David Church, Darren Merrett  Feline Medicine: Andrea Harvey, Vanessa Barrs, Carolyn O’Brien  Gastroenterology: Caroline Mansfield, Stanley Marks, David Twedt  Imaging: Cathy Beck, Zoe Lenard  Infectious Disease: Michael Lappin, Vanessa Barrs, Julia Beatty, Jill Maddison  Neurology: Richard LeCouteur, Georgina Child, Sam Long  Oncology: Peter Bennett, Tony Moore, Rod Straw  Ophthalmology: Mark Billson, Anna Deykin, David Maggs, Robin Stanley  Surgery: Daniel Brockman, Catriona MacPhail, Jason Beck, Stephen Fearnside, Andrew Marchevsky, Phil Moses  Urogenital: David Senior, Dennis Chew  Unusual pets and avian: Hamish Baron, Brendan Carmel, Bob Doneley, Anne Fawcett, David Neck, Annabelle Olsson, Lizzie Selby, Gerry Skinner, Tegan Stephens, Alex Rosenwax, Shangzhe Xie  Nursing: Trish Farry, Tinika Gillespie, Philip Judge, Terry King, Patricia Newton, Anita Parkin, Lisa Partel, Rebekah Scotney, Rod Straw, Robert Webster, Layla Wilkinson

Industry breakfasts
6.45am-8.00am Friday - Sunday

Start your day with a complimentary breakfast session and hear from industry experts. Registration for breakfast sessions are now open!

partner boehringer ingelheimFriday 11 August, 6:45am – 8:00am
Boehringer Ingelheim breakfast session

“Current concepts in managing canine oral health”

Presented by
Brook A. Niemiec DVM Diplomate, American Veterinary Dental College, Diplomate, European Veterinary Dental College Fellow, Academy of Veterinary Dentistry

partner hills webSaturday 12 August, 6:45am – 8:00am
Hill’s Pet Nutrition breakfast session

“Giving cats with CKD a reason to jump for joy: the latest in kidney disease management”

Presented by
Dr Carolyn O'Brien BVSc(Hons) MVetClinStud FANZCVS, Registered Specialist in Feline Medicine, Melbourne Cat Referrals

partner royal caninSunday 13 August, 6:45am – 8:00am
Royal Canin breakfast session

"Food allergy in cats: when to suspect, and what's new for diagnosis?"

Presented by
Dr Linda Vogelnest BVSc (Hons) MACVS FANZCVS