Bicking, Frank to Headline 32nd Heumphreus Lecture

During this year’s lecture, farrier Daisy Bicking and Dr. Nick Frank will present on laminitis and endocrine disorders.

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The 32nd Annual Charles Heumphreus Memorial Lecture will take place Feb. 3, 2018 at the University of California, Davis (UC Davis) School of Veterinary Medicine (SVM).

This year’s event features farrier Daisy Bicking, APF-I, CFGP, CE/CI, founder of Daisy Haven Farm: School of Integrative Hoofcare, in Parkesburg Pennsylvania, and Nicholas Frank, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM, professor at the Tufts University Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, in North Grafton, Massachusetts.

Farriers and equine veterinarians are invited to attend the event, which takes place from 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Morning lectures will be in Schalm Hall on the SVM campus, and the afternoon shoeing demonstration will be in the Large Animal Clinic’s covered arena. Registration and a complete schedule for the event can be found on the UC Davis website.

Over the years, the Heumphreus Lecture has served as an opportunity for farriers and veterinarians to share insights and collaborate on industry best practices. This year’s program will focus on laminitis and endocrine disorders

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