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Sugar Land Veterinary Specialists

1515 Lake Pointe Parkway 
Sugar Land, TX 77478

As part of our ongoing commitment to the veterinary community, Sugar Land Veterinary Specialists sponsors several learning opportunities throughout the year for our referring veterinarians and their staff.

Upcoming Events

May 29, 2018      

Wound Care:  How Do We Get This To Heal? by J. Matthew Sherwood, DVM, Diplomate ACVS - Small Animal

1 hour of CE through TSBVME for Veterinarians 

Location:  Constellation Field
                  1 Stadium Drive
                  Sugar Land, TX 77498

Time:  5:30pm-7pm with game to follow!

Registration:  Free and includes ticket to the Skeeters game for all attendees!


3rd Quarter 2018 & 4th Quarter 2018

Canine Lower UTD and New Treatment Modalities by Loretta Bubenik-Angapen, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVS and Emily Medici, DVM, Diplomate ACVIM

2 hours of CE through TSBVME for Veterinarians 

Location:  TBA

Time:  TBA

Registration:  Free!



January 24, 2018      

Could It Be Intracranial Disease? by Samantha Kegge, DVM, Diplomate ACVIM (Neurology)

1 hour of CE through TSBVME for Veterinarians 

Location:  Landry's Seafood House
                  #1 Kemah Boardwalk
                  Kemah, TX 77565

Time:  6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Registration:  Free!



November 11, 2017      

Join us for our Annual Continuing Education Symposium

"Emergency & Urgent Specialty Care"

  • 6 hours of CE for Veterinarians
  • 6 hours of CE for Veterinary Technicians
  • 2 hours of CE for Hospital Managers

Location:  Norris Conference Center - Houston/CityCentre
                  816 Town and Country Blvd #210
                  Houston, TX 77024

Time:  8:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Registration:  $20.00

** Registration for this event is now closed. **


October 18, 2017      

Lymphoma by C. Andrew Novosad, DVM, Diplomate ACVIM (Oncology)

1 hour of CE through TSBVME for Veterinarians 


September 13, 2017      

Fluid Therapy by Emily Medici, DVM, Diplomate ACVIM

Sponsored by Dechra


February 19-Mauricio Lepiz, DVM, DACVA, MVS from Texas A&M.

TOPIC:The Sedative, Analgesic, and Cardiovascular Effects of Alpha 2 Adrenergic Agonists


November 16

The SLVS Annual Symposium: this years focus was on Neurology

Presentations for download:

Canine Encephalopathies
Anti-convulsant Therapy
Radiation Therapy
Neurologic Emergencies

Some photos from the symposium:

August 14

Cardiopulmonary cerebral resuscitation (CPCR) - A continuing education event for veterinarians and veterinary technicians

May 15 – Dr. Meghan Kruse

Surgical Management of the Acute Abdomen

February 27 – Dr. Alyce Marks

Radiographic Interpretation of Lung Patterns


Thursday, July 25, 2013 Canine Osteoarthritis Treatment Options Presented by: Loretta Bubenik-Angapen, DVM, DACVS

Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 6:30pm An Update on Canine LeptospirosisPresented by: Emily Medici – DVM, DACVIM

Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 6:30pm Common Small Animal Toxins: Recognition, Diagnosis and Treatment Presented by Rhonda Dixon, DV

Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 6:30pm Esophageal Disorders of Dogs & CatsPresented by Johanna Heseltine, DVM,MS, DACVIM (Internal Medicine)


Thursday, November 1, 2012 6:30pm Neurology: A Case Based Review

Thursday, October 4, 2012 6:30pm A Review of Wound Healing and Update on Wound Management Meghan Kruse, DVM (practice limited to surgery)

Saturday, October 6, 2012 12-5pm SLVS Open House

The Good The Bad They Ugly- Healthcare Reform 101 for the Small Business Owner Tonya Booth, Upshaw Insurance Agency Thursday, September 13, 2012

Emerging Canine Influenza Virus -Sponsored by Merck Animal Health- June 19th, 2012 @ 7PM

Sunday, February 12, 2012 8AM-4:30PM SLVS 2nd Annual CE Symposium

Thursday, November 3rd 6:30pm Emergency Medicine: Top 10 Pearls for the General Practitioner Jennifer Hennessey, DVM, CVJ

Thursday, October 6th 6:30pm Systemic Hypertension: You CAN Handle the Pressure! Emily Medici, DVM, DACVIM

All events are held at Sugar Land Veterinary Specialists unless otherwise noted