Dr. Valerie Parker will briefly review calcium homeostasis and etiologies of hypercalcemia in cats. Various approaches to diagnostics and treatment options to address hypercalcemia, with emphasis on idiopathic hypercalcemia and cats with CKD and hypercalcemia, will also be discussed.
Dr. Parker is currently a Professor – Clinical at The Ohio State University. She received her DVM from Tufts University, followed by a small animal internship at the Animal Medical Center in New York City. She then completed a small animal internal medicine residency at Iowa State University and a nutrition residency at Tufts University. She is a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (SAIM and Nutrition). Dr. Parker’s primary areas of interest include kidney disease, gastrointestinal disease, and vitamin D metabolism, as well as nutritional management of a variety of canine and feline diseases.
This webinar is free to all AAVN members. The cost for non-members is $20.
This program has been submitted to RACE for 1 CE credit. A Zoom link will be provided in the registration email confirmation.
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