Diagnostic Imaging In Canine Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation (1490)
Companion Animal Medicine |  Sports Medicine
Saturday |  7:00 AM -  7:50 AM
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center||301BC



Jennifer Brown DVM
K-9 Sports Vet

After earning a doctor of veterinary medicine from Washington State University in 1999, Dr. Brown completed an internship at the Rood and Riddle Equine Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky, in 2000 and a surgery residency at Michigan State University in 2003. Dr. Brown was on the faculty at Virginia Tech's Marion DuPont Scott Equine Medical Center from 2003 to 2010. Dr. Brown is a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons and American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation. <br><br>After moving to Tampa, FL in 2010 Dr. Brown started K-9 Sports Vet, a mobile canine veterinary sports medicine and rehabilitation practice. <br>In addition surgery and sports medicine, Dr. Brown is very passionate about disaster and emergency response. She has participated in many areas of disaster response including the National Disaster Medical System's National Veterinary Response Team, American Veterinary Medical Association's VMAT teams. She currently is the team veterinarian and K-9 Search Specialist with FEMA FL TF-2

Presentation Info

CE Credit(s): 1.00
CE Level: 2


The diagnosis of musculoskeletal injuries in the canine athlete and rehabilitation patient can be complex. Multiple diagnostic imaging modalities are now available to the practitioner to help diagnose injuries in order to help guide treatment, rehabilitation and ultimately return to sport or normal activitiy. The use of radiography, diagnostic ultrasound, MRI, and CT will be discussed as they relate to the common injuries that occur in sporting and working dogs. Attendees should attend this lecture if they provide care to sporting or working dogs and need to or would like a basic overview of imaging modalities for the musculoskeletal system.

Learning Objectives

1. Review of musculoskeletal imaging modalities

2. How to choose the appropriate imaging modality for musculoskeletal injuries in sporting dogs

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