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Dr. Tom Divers Honored at Mary Passenger Lecture

Dr. Tom Divers of Cornell University will be the honored speaker at the Mary Passenger Lecture series.

The Mary Passenger Lecture for the Gluck Equine Research Center Hall of Fame inductee Tom Divers, DVM, DACVIM, DACVECC, will be held on November 15, 2018, from 5-6 p.m. (with reception to follow). The lecture and reception will be held at the University of Kentucky Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory Auditorium, 1490 Bull Lea Road, Lexington, Kentucky.

Divers, who is the Rudolph J. and Katharine L. Steffen Professor of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University’s College of Veterinary Medicine, will speak on “Pursuing the cause of Theiler's Disease - A 100 year old problem.”

Preceding the Mary Passenger Lecture will be the UK Department of Veterinary Science 2018 Equine Diagnostic and Research Seminar Series from 4-5 p.m. Carolyn Arnold, DVM, Dipl. ACVS, Texas A&M University, will speak on “The Equine Gut Microbiome, Colic and Coitis: A better Understanding of GI Disease?”

A reception for Divers will follow the lectures.

One hour of Kentucky Continuing Education Credit applies to each lecture. Veterinarians need to sign the CE sheet and pick up the CE certificate at the time of the seminar/lecture.



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