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SAMSoc Spring Meeting 2024

Wednesday 20th March '24

We are delighted to invite you to our annual pre-BSAVA Congress event, with a diverse programme of speakers.


Spring 2024 case report / research presentation Competition
We are welcoming case report / research presentation entries describing interesting or unusual cases or research projects. The oral presentations will be 12 minutes and should describe conditions affecting either cats or dogs. 

Submission
To be eligible for competition you must submit a written abstract which is less than 250 words to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please submit using a Microsoft Word document or a pdf document. The closure date and time is 6th March 2024 at 23:59 GMT. Applications after this will not be considered.
Successful candidates will be informed by 23:59 GMT on 11th March 2024.

Judging
The SamSoc committee will select the best abstracts to be delivered to meeting delegates. The primary author must attend the meeting to present and reply to any questions during the 2024 Spring meeting.

Successful candidates will be invited to present a 12 minute oral presentation. Use of Microsoft PowerPoint using the SamSoc template is encouraged. Please include a title page to present the title and author(s), and a disclosure page to present any conflict of interest and details of funding.

On the day of the Spring meeting, the winning entry / entries will be selected using a voting system by delegates. We look forward to receiving your entry.


Programme

  • 09:00

    Chair's Address

    Welcome and introduction
  • 09:05

    The art of failure and making mistakes

    PETRA AGTHE CertVDI DipECVDI MRCVS
  • 09:55

    Feline DM and the arrival of Senvelgo

    LAURA BREE DipECVIM MVB MRCVS
  • 10:40

    Coffee Break

  • 11:00

    SAMSoc Case Report Competition Presentations

    Hosted by Dr Chris Scudder
  • 11:45

    EBVMA

    Martin Whitehead
  • 12:00

    Dermatological emergencies

    FILIPPO DE BELLIS DVM CertVD DipECVD MRCVS
  • 12:50

    Sponsor messages

  • 13:00

    LUNCH

  • 13:30

    SAMSoc AGM

  • 14:00

    Interstitial lung diseases in dogs and cats: Classification and case examples

    CAROLE RENEIRO DVM, Dip. ACVIM (SAIM), PhD
  • 14:50

    Case Report Competition Results

  • 15:00

    Sponsor messages

  • 15:10

    Tea break

  • 15:30

    SAMSoc Achievement Award - Infectious Diseases: weird and wonderful

    KATE MURPHY BVSc(Hons) DSAM, DipECVIM-CA FRCVS PGCert(HE)
  • 16:30

    Closing Remarks

Venue

Manchester Central Convention Complex, Windmill St, Petersfield, Manchester M2 3GX


2023 Delegate Rates: 

VET Member £120  

Graduate/Intern £60