October 20, 2019  • Long Beach, CA  • 6 CE Hours


A day of Nutrition:
Nutritional Modulation of the GI Microbiome: What is the evidence?
Allergic Skin Disease – Stella’s Story
Weight Loss Plans: How to Win at Losing
Knowledge is our 1st Ingredient- Nutritional Truths and Myths
Management of CKD-Something Old, Something New


Featured Speakers

[ October 20, 2019  • 8 AM -4 PM ]

Catherine Ruggiero, DVM

Dr. Ruggiero, is a Consultant Clinician with Veterinary Consultation Services at Hill’s Pet
Nutrition. She recently completed ACVN residency training in small animal clinical nutrition at the University of Missouri.
Prior to that, she was an associate veterinarian at a small animal hospital.


Vivian Yau, DVM, DACVIM

Dr. Yau, completed an one-year rotating internship in small animal internal
medicine, oncology, and surgery at Animal Specialty Group. After the internship, she completed a
three-year residency in small animal internal medicine at Los Angeles Veterinary Specialists and associated Pasadena Veterinary
Specialists. She is board-certified by the ACVIM in small animal internal medicine and is currently practicing at Veterinary Specialty Group of Glendora.


Long Beach Memorial Hospital

2801 Atlantic Ave

Long Beach, CA 90806

Houssel Room

Free Parking

Pricing & Deadline

Free for SCVMA Members and Staff before 10/11/19

$50 fee assessed to absent attendees and cancellations after 10/11/19


  • FREE
    • Registration Includes:
    • 6 Hours Approved CE
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Parking
    • $199 rate after 10/11/19


  • $199
    • Registration Includes:
    • 6 Hours Approved CE
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Parking

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