The AVA Annual Conference is the nation’s premier veterinary event, covering all fields of veterinary science and in 2017 brought together over 920 veterinary professionals and 115 exhibitors.

We hope you will join us for the 2018 AVA Annual Conference in Brisbane, 13-18 May.    
Visit conference.ava.com.au to register.    To download a pdf file of the entire program click here.
Tuesday, May 15 • 2:30pm - 3:00pm
It Ate What?... Reptilian Foreign Bodies!

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Reptiles are no different to mammals when it comes to consuming foreign objects. It may comes as a surprise to many the different and varied items that are swallowed and cause issues. Given the number of species involved treatment of these cases can sometimes be challenging and require a little bit of lateral thinking.

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Shane Simpson

Director, Karingal Veterinary Hospital
Dr Shane Simpson is a partner at Karingal Veterinary Hospital located south-east of Melbourne. He has a special interest in reptile and amphibian medicine and surgery with the majority of his clinical work now involving these fascinating animals. He regularly presents on this subject... Read More →

Tuesday May 15, 2018 2:30pm - 3:00pm
Plaza P3 Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre