2015 VECCS Spring Symposium
The 2015 VECCS Spring Symposium held at the Marriott Los Suenos, Heredia, Costa Rica was attended by 216 registrants accompanied by 70 guests. Registration was capped at this number due to meeting room capacity. Attendees received 16 hours of RACE approved CE and enjoyed the breathtaking setting of the Costa Rican coast, a variety of ecotourism excursions, jungle tours, sunshiny days, and the very warm Costa Rican hospitality.
  • Featured Speakers Drs Claire Sharpe and Dan Fletcher presented a variety of timely topics including fibrinolysis/anticoagulation therapy, CPR, post-resuscitation, hemangiosarcoma, acute seizures and even team-dynamics to reduce medical errors.

  • Special Lunchtime Lectures on coagulation disorders and quantitative acid-base analysis.

  • Guest Speakers Drs Marie Kerl, Andrew Linklater, Steven Epstein, and Stacey Meola, presented a series of VetTalks: 25 minutes presentations on feline urethral obstruction, pyothorax, autologous blood transfusions and a timely GDV update.

  • Case Discussion Panel: Several cases were presented with lively interaction between attendees and the panel of speakers.

  • Attendees came from around the world to include the UK, Australia, Spain, Puerto Rico and Canada as well as from the U.S.

  • Festive Welcome Reception was held for all attendees featuring authentic Costa Rican food, tropical beverages and music.

  • Proceedings Notes made available to registrants on-line and flash drive. Flash drives can be purchased on the VECCS website at www.veccs.org. Click on "Shopping".

Symposium Sponsor

A Special Bonus for Spring Symposium Registrants

In appreciation to all Spring Symposium attendees, for your loyalty to VECCS, we are extending to you a special discount for IVECCS 2015 being held at the Gaylord National in the Washington, DC area. All Spring Symposium registrants can receive a 20% discount off of General Registration. Please contact VECCS for details at info@veccs.org.

Contact Us
Conference Questions?
Call 210-698-5575 or
email info@veccs.org
Hotel & Travel Questions?
Call 210-490-2400 or
email meetings@veccs.org