Evaluation of Hepatic Pathology and Function
This presentation is an overview covering the generalities of pathology and liver function tests, the evaluation of markers of hepatocellular lesions, the pathophysiology and evaluation of cholestasis markers, and the use of dysfunctional liver markers.
Renal Function Assessment and Urine Analysis
This presentation is an overview covering the general aspects of renal function tests using the recognized parameters of primary and secondary renal function evaluation as well as their applications with the general principles of urinalysis.
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm - Dinner
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm – Part 1: Evaluation of Hepatic Pathology and Function
8:00 pm to 8:20 pm - Break
8:20 pm to 9:20 pm – Part 2: Renal Function Assessment and Urinalysis
Dr. Eric Morissette earned his Ph.D. in Veterinary Medicine (DVM) from the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine at the Université de Montréal. He left Montreal to practice general medicine for small animals in Virginia. During these years of practice, he discovered a real passion for clinical pathology. He completed a residency in clinical pathology at the University of Florida and is certified in Veterinary Clinical Pathology by the American College of Veterinary Pathologists (ACVP). In addition, since 2009, he has been providing clinical pathology consulting services for pathology and toxicology research organizations. Dr. Morissette is also involved in various research projects including the University of Florida, the Natural Heritage Program / Environmental Institute of Auburn University in Alabama, the College of Veterinary Medicine of St. George University at the University of Grenada, in the West Indies. He has offered continuing education for several years at the local, national and international levels.