2021 Annual Conference

Agenda
Friday, August 6th

Self Care | Teaching Skills | The Road Ahead

*Note: The Exhibit Hall will be available from 8am - 5pm

Time
(CST)

Self Care
(Track One)

8am Self Care: Buzz Word or Essential Skill? Joye Sears, Dalhousie University
9am Transition + Exhibit Hall
9:15am Workplace Bullying and Violence
Within the Veterinary Teams
Melissa Supernor, edAVT
10:15am Break + Exhibit Hall
11am Critical Thinking and Teamwork: Building an Escape Room Tara Groves, Owensboro Community and Technical College
12pm Lunch
1pm 6 Hacks for a Living Well Workday -
Keep it Simple, Silly
Rebecca Rose, CATALYST Veterinary
Professional Coaches
2pm Transition + Exhibit Hall
2:15pm The 7 Habits of Highly Stressful People Stacy Pederson, Pederson Entertainment, LLC
3:15pm Break + Exhibit Hall
4pm Harkness Teaching Method Drives Inclusion and Equity in the Classroom Beth Armstrong, VTNE Prep
6pm Veterinary Trivia Night
Steven I McLaughlin, Zuku Review

 

Time
(CST)

Teaching Skills
(Track Two)


8am

Stage III Veterinary Simulation Environment - 
Advanced Anesthesia Simulation Lab


RD Keegan

JA Noyes 

12pm Lunch


1pm


Large Animal Models:
Milking Them For All They Are Worth


Maralyn Jackson
, Mississippi State University

Dana Cooper, Mississippi State University

2pm Transition + Exhibit Hall
2:15pm Beyond the Lecture Theatre: Using the Flipped Classroom Approach for Surgical and Anesthesia Training
in the Midst of COVID-19
Ji Zhen Low, Temasek Polytechnic
3:15pm Break + Exhibit Hall
4pm Activating Prior Knowledge
in the Veterinary Technology Classroom
Tara Scales, LaGuardia Community College - CUNY
6pm Veterinary Trivia Night
Steven I McLaughlin, Zuku Review

 

Time
(CST)

The Road Ahead
(Track Three)



8am
 

SCNAVTA Advisor Roundtable

Tammy Ege, Wilson College

Barbara Robinson, Coastal Alabama Community College

Jessica Leary, Midwest Institute 

9am Transition + Exhibit Hall
9:15am

 



The Unique Role of Veterinary Technicians
in Academic Veterinary Medicine

Bonnie E. Price, Lincoln Memorial University

Katherine FogelbergLincoln Memorial University

Micha C. SimonsLincoln Memorial University

Melissa LoyLincoln Memorial University

Heather BhaktaLincoln Memorial University

Malathi Raghavan, Purdue University

10:15am Break + Exhibit Hall
11am


Adapting to the 'New Normal' with Hybrid Learning

Mandy Zachgo, Blinn College

Leigha Wright, Blinn College

12pm Lunch
1pm
Bird Brain: How a White Necked Raven
Can Teach Critical Thinking and Problem Solving

Sabrina Timperman, Mercy College

Rebecca Williams, Mercy College

2pm Transition + Exhibit Hall
2:15pm
The VTNE - What Does Reliability
and Validity of the Test Mean?

Irene Moore, AAVSB and University of Guelph

Nancy Grittman, AAVSB

3:15pm Break + Exhibit Hall
4pm Organized Veterinary Medicine -
Still Relevant?
Michelle Gundlach, Jefferson College
6pm Veterinary Trivia Night
Steven I McLaughlin, Zuku Review

 
*Agenda Subject to Change (Updated Monday, April 19 at 12:15pm ET)