MPVM Program - Celebrating 50 years


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or mail completed Registration Form with payment to:

UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine
PO Box 1167
Davis, CA 95617-1167

Plans are being made for a festive and engaging weekend by the MPVM Celebration Planning Committee:

David Hird DVM, MPVM, PhD
Professor Emeritus
Department of Medicine and Epidemiology  

Richard Breitmeyer DVM, MPVM
Professor Emeritus
Director, California Animal Health and Food Safety (2010-2016)

Beatriz Martinez-Lopez DVM, MPVM, PhD
Associate Professor and Associate Researcher
Department of Medicine and Epidemiology

Woutrina Smith DVM, MPVM, PhD
Professor and Researcher
Department of Medicine and Epidemiology

Francisco Zagmutt DVM, MPVM, PhD
Managing Partner
EpiX Analytics


Friday, September 15th

5 PM Informal Early Bird Check-in and Reception
Gladys Valley Hall - MAP

Saturday, September 16th

8:30 AM Guest Check-In and Continental Breakfast
Gladys Valley Hall

9 AM -11 AM

Plenary Session: Welcome and Opening Comments, History of the MPVM Program
Gladys Valley Hall
11 AM -12 PM

Networking and poster session (poster participation is optional, contact Dr. David Hird to participate,
Gladys Valley Hall

12 PM

Lunch and Keynote Speaker: Dr. Marguerite Pappaioanou DVM MPVM PhD
Gladys Valley Hall, Room 1020

1 PM - 2 PM

Meet today's MPVM students and see what the future holds for the program
Gladys Valley Hall, Lecture Hall 1030

2 PM - 4 PM

Explore campus (check back soon for menu of opportunities)

4 PM - 5PM

Robert Dyar Labrador Memorial Lectureship in Epidemiology
Guest Lecturer: Dr. Stephanie Ostrowski, DVM, MPVM, DACVPM
Gladys Valley Hall, Lecture Hall 1020

5:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Taste of UC Davis Reception
Sample Aggie wines, beer and food delicacies
Gladys Valley Hall

Sunday, September 17th

8:30 AM

Guest Check-In and Continental Breakfast
Gladys Valley Hall

9 AM -12 PM Continuing Education Program, 3 hrs Veterinary CE credit available
Sessions led by Drs. Tim Carpenter, Jonna Mazet, and Beatriz Martinez-Lopez
Gladys Valley Hall, Lecture Hall 1020

Preferred Hotels

Book your room at a UC Davis preferred hotel:

Hyatt Place
173 Old Davis Road Extension
(888) 492-8847

Aggie Inn
245 First Street
(530) 756-0352

Best Western Palm Court Hotel
234 D Street
(530) 753-7100

Best Western University Lodge
123 B Street
(530) 756-7890

Hallmark Inn
110 F Street
(530) 753-3600

Holiday Inn Express & Suites
1640 Research Park Drive
(530) 297-1500