The Nutritional Management of Canine Osteoarthritis

CE Credits:

  • The course, The Nutritional Management of Canine Osteoarthritis is accredited by the American Association of Veterinary State Boards (AAVSB) for inclusion in their Registry of Approved Continuing Education (RACE) programs (RACE Program Number # 1589-44091).
  • Veterinarians and Veterinary Technicians will receive credit for 1.00 hours of CE upon successful completion of this course.

Course Outline:

The Diagnosis of Canine Osteoarthritis

Clinical Metrology Instruments (Liverpool Osteoarthritis in Dogs, Chronic Brief Pain Index, Helsinki Chronic Pain Index), Radiography, Goniometry and Kinematic Analysis.

Discussion of Veterinary Clinical Trials Addressing Canine Osteoarthritis Using Nutritional Supplements
  • Omega-3 Fatty Acids
  • Glucosamine/Chondroitin Sulfate
  • Green Lipped Mussel
  • Calcium Fructoborate
  • Curcuminoids
  • Boswellia Serrata
  • Eggshell Membrane
  • Cannabidiol
  • Fortetropin

Registration:

There is no fee to register. The lecture will be delivered via the Zoom Platform. To register, go to the links below:

Small Animal Sarcopenia:

A Neglected Syndrome of Importance to Cats and Dogs

CE Credits:

  • The course, Small Animal Sarcopenia: A Neglected Syndrome of Importance to Cats and Dogs is accredited by the American Association of Veterinary State Boards (AAVSB) for inclusion in their Registry of Approved Continuing Education (RACE) programs.
  • Veterinarians and Veterinary Technicians will receive credit for 1.00 hours of CE upon successful completion of this course.

Course Outline:

  • Muscle Health & Longevity – Human & Small Animal Clinical Studies
  • Diagnosis of Canine Sarcopenia
  • Muscle Condition Score
  • 6 Minute Walk Test
  • Canine Manual Muscle Testing
  • CT Imaging
  • Muscle Mass Changes over Lifespan of Cats and Dogs
  • Frailty Related Phenotype
  • Impact of Muscle Mass on Chronic Heart Failure Survival in Dogs
  • Impact of Muscle Mass on Chronic Kidney Disease Survival in Cats
  • Pharmaceutical Clinical Trials to Address Muscle Wasting in Dogs and Cats
  • Myostatin Inhibition
  • Capromorelin (Canine & Feline Clinical Studies)
  • Nutrition Clinical Trials to Address Muscle Wasting in Dogs and Cats
  • Omega-3 Fatty Acids
  • Krill
  • Fortetropin®

Registration:

 There is no fee to register. The lecture will be delivered via the Zoom Platform. To register, go to the links below:

Neerav D. Padliya, Ph.D.

Dr. Padliya has served as Vice President, R&D at MYOS Corporation since 2013 during which time he has managed human and veterinary clinical programs in addition to preclinical studies with leading universities and CROs to study the impact of nutrition products on sarcopenia, muscle disuse atrophy and cancer cachexia in humans and animals.

He provides scientific oversight to MYOS' Animal Health Business, working closely with leading Veterinarians and Veterinary Researchers across the United States to leverage the extensive research behind the advanced nutrition product, Fortetropin®.

The AAVSB RACE-Approved Veterinary Continuing Education (CE) Courses that Dr. Padliya has developed and taught have been completed by Veterinarians that hail from 20 nations including the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Switzerland, Belgium, Finland, Israel, South Korea, Australia and Brazil and that represent leading Colleges of Veterinary Medicine in addition to some of the world’s largest Pet Food and Animal Health Companies.

Since Dr. Padliya launched MYOS’ CE Program in June 2020, >600 RACE Certificates of Completion have been issued.