VDF is pleased to welcome

Dr. Jane E Quandt
Dr. Michael Barletta

as the 2014 Specialist in Training* presenters.

Saturday, November 15, 2014 | 8:00am - 5:00pm

*This course attendance is limited to AVDC Trainees only.

Jane E. Quandt , DVM, MS, DACVAA, DACVECC (Anesthesia & ECC)
Associate Professor
University of Georgia

Biography:1987 DVM graduated from Iowa State Univeristy Anesthesia residency and MS in anesthesia for University of Minnesota, boarded in Anesthesia in 1993. Critical care residency at UCDavis, boarded in critical care in 2007.


Mike Barletta, DVM, MS, Ph.D, DACVAA
Assistant Professor
University of Georgia

Biography: Dr Barletta graduated from the University of Turin, Italy in 2002, where he completed his PhD in veterinary oncology in 2006. He moved then to the United States where he completed a rotating internship in small animal medicine and surgery at Purdue University in 2007. After his internship he stayed at Purdue University for his anesthesiology residency and Master’s degree. He worked at the University of Minnesota for three years as Assistant Clinical Professor in anesthesia before joining the University of Georgia.

Course Schedule

Morning Session:
8:00am-9:00am - Anesthesia Machines, Dr. Barletta

9:00am-10:00am - Local Anesthetics Actions and Dental Blocks, Dr. Barletta

10:00am-12:00pm - Monitoring and Complications, Dr. Quandt

Afternoon Session:
1:00pm-3:00pm - Discussion on Interpretation of ECG's, the Use of Capnography and Analgesia Treatments for Post-operative Patients, Dr. Barletta

3:00pm-5:00pm - Discussion on Geriatric Cases and Use of Pulse Oximetry, Dr. Quandt

*This course is not included in the general registration. It requires an additional registration fee to attend is limited to AVDC Trainees.