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The Program

15th February 2019

Time

Topic

Presenter

9:00am-9:10am

Welcome to the seminar and intro to the keynote speaker.

Robin Simpson/Hollee James

9:10am-10:30am

What is behavioural medicine?

Dr Sarah Heath

10:30am - 11:00am - Morning Tea

 

11:00am-12:15pm

Emotional Health and Physical Illness - understanding the link and the resulting importance of behavioural medicine.

Dr Sarah Heath

12:15pm - 1:15pm - Lunch

1:15pm- 2:00pm

The impact of the veterinary practice on emotional responses in small animal patients and the importance of carrying out regular stress audits in order to optimise the veterinary experience.

Dr Sarah Heath

2:00pm - 2:30pm – Afternoon Tea

 

2:30pm-3:30pm

The role of the veterinary profession in promoting positive emotional health in non-human animals and educating the pet-owning public about the importance of the emotional well-being, as well as the physical health, of their companions.

Dr Sarah Heath

 

3:30pm-4:30pm

Summary and wrap up of the day and Q&A session with Dr Sarah Heath