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MEDIA ADVISORY: Veterinarians Talk Pros, Cons, Implications of Telehealth and Animal Welfare

July 11, 2019

MEDIA ADVISORY

Veterinarians Talk the Pros, Cons, and Implications of Telehealth and Animal Welfare at Annual Congress

Toronto, Ont.  – Veterinary professionals will explore the issues and challenges pertaining to telehealth and animal welfare in veterinary medicine during the Global Issues Forum, held at the 2019 World Small Animal Veterinary Association (WSAVA) and Canadian Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA) Congress in Toronto, Ont.
 
The afternoon event will feature three panelists’ views on the topic:
  • Dr. Heather Bacon, BSc (Hons), BVSc, CertZooMed MRCVS, offering a United Kingdom perspective
  • Jan Robinson, Registrar and Chief Executive Officer of the College of Veterinarians of Ontario
  • Dr. Lori Teller, Texas A & M University on behalf of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)
WHAT: 2019 CVMA Global Issues Forum: Telehealth and Animal Welfare – Pros, Cons and Implications for Veterinary Patients
 
WHEN: Tuesday, July 16, 2:15 to 5:05 p.m.
 
WHERE: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, 255 Front St W, Toronto, ON M5V 2W6
 
The CVMA is the national and international voice for over 12,500 veterinarians in Canada. The Congress is held in partnership with the World Small Animal Veterinary Association (WSAVA).
 

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The CVMA is the national and international voice for Canada’s veterinarians, providing leadership and advocacy for veterinary medicine. Visit canadianveterinarians.net to learn more. 
 
Interested media are requested to confirm their attendance with
Lori Tarbett, Manager, Communications and Public Relations
613-236-1162 ext. 128 (office), 613-697-0762 (cell), ltarbett@cvma-acmv.org