Program

Wednesday
22th November

16:30 hrs.

Inscriptions and documentation

17:30 hrs.

INAUGURAL ACT
Presentation of the conferences lead by the Rector
Welcome speech from the Hospital Clínico Veterinario Director

18:00 hrs.

FIRST SESSION OF SHORT PAPERS

20:00 hrs.

Welcome cocktail

Thursday
23th November

10:00 hrs.

PAPER 1.
Equine Locomotion: When the Hoof Meets the Ground
SPEAKER: Dr. HILARY CLAYTON, BVMS, PhD, Dipl. ACVSMR, MRCVS

11:00 hrs.

Coffee

11:30 hrs.

PAPER 2.
Bifosfonates in the sport horse: why, when and how?
SPEAKER: SOPHIE WILDFORD, DVM, MVetMed, MRCVS
Sponsored by Audevard

12:30 hrs.

PAPER 3.
Going in Circles: Why Sound Horses Look Lame and Lame Horses Look Sound
SPEAKER: Dr. HILARY CLAYTON, BVMS, PhD, Dipl. ACVSMR, MRCVS

13:30 hrs.

ROUND QUESTIONS

14:30 hrs.

Lunch

16:00 hrs.

PAPER 4.
Mechanics of the Horse’s Back in Health and Disease
SPEAKER: Dr. HILARY CLAYTON, BVMS, PhD, Dipl. ACVSMR, MRCVS

17:00 hrs.

Coffee

17:30 hrs.

PAPER 5.
Core Training for Horses
SPEAKER: Dr. HILARY CLAYTON, BVMS, PhD, Dipl. ACVSMR, MRCVS

18:30 hrs.

ROUND TABLE

Friday
24th November

10:00 hrs.

PAPER 6.
Risk factors for injury in sport horses
SPEAKER: Dr. RACHEL C. MURRAY MA, VetMB, MS, PhD, Dip ACVS, Dip ECVS, MRCVS

11:00 hrs.

Coffee

11:30 hrs.

PAPER 7.
Maximising performance
SPEAKER: Dr. RACHEL C. MURRAY MA, VetMB, MS, PhD, Dip ACVS, Dip ECVS, MRCVS

12:30 hrs.

ROUND TABLE

13:30 hrs.

END OF CONFERENCES



This programme may be subject to change depending on the organization´s needs.