This conference will feature relevant information on:
- One Health
- Human-Animal Bond
- Infectious Diseases
- Antibiotic Resistance
- Environmental Health/Disaster Recovery
- Chronic Diseases
- Trending Topics
The conference is designed for Veterinarians, Veterinary Technicians, General Practitioners, Infectious Disease and Tropical Medicine Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nursing Professionals, Public Health Professionals, Epidemiologists, and Entomologists.
Global Learning Objectives:
- Identify key animal reservoirs and vectors of zoonotic diseases prevalent locally and regionally
- Identify sources for current information about emerging zoonotic diseases locally and regionally
- Apply knowledge of zoonotic diseases to diagnosis, treatment and patient education
- Recognize public health and veterinary resources for consultation and information sharing
2019 Conference Agenda coming soon!
Texas Children’s Hospital is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Texas Children’s Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 15 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Texas Children's Hospital is an approved provider with commendation of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association - Approver, an accredited approver with distinction, by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This continuing nursing education activity provides 11.5 contact hours.
Veterinarians, Licensed Veterinary Technicians and Certified Veterinary Assistants
The Texas Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners and Texas Veterinary Medical Association will be approved for 15 continuing education hours for full attendance by veterinarians, licensed veterinary technicians and certified veterinary assistants.
Disclaimer: The conference is not responsible for any decrease in the number of continuing education contact hours offered at the conference due to speaker no-shows, emergencies associated with the conference space, or other emergencies outside of our control. We have made reasonable arrangements for backup speakers in the event that a scheduled speaker is unable to attend on short notice.