Equine Osteoarthritis Focus of Online Event
by Blood-Horse Staff
Date Posted: 10/16/2012 2:08:45 PM
Last Updated: 10/17/2012 7:16:03 PM
TheHorse.com will present "Equine Osteoarthritis," a free "Ask the Vet" live audio and Q&A event on Thursday, Oct. 18, at 8 p.m. EDT. The event is sponsored by Kinetic Technologies.
Experts will discuss prevention, treatment, and management of equine osteoarthritis, a degenerative and often career-compromising disease. Attendees can submit questions to be answered by the experts prior to and during the live presentation by visiting TheHorse.com/Ask-The-Vet-Live or by email at AskTheVet@TheHorse.com.
Presenting this Ask The Vet Live event will be:
—Lisa A. Fortier, an associate professor of Large Animal Surgery at Cornell University's College of Veterinary Medicine in Ithaca, N.Y., where her research interests include arthritis, stem cells, and tendonitis; and
-—Dr. Scott W. Pierce, who joined Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital, Lexington in 1985 and became a partner in 1989. He continues to practice in an ambulatory capacity with Rood & Riddle and is a founding owner of Kinetic Technologies.
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