University of Kentucky Diagnostic Research Lecture Series


Equine Barn Ventilation

Poor air quality in stalls is a leading cause of equine asthma. Discover ways to improve air circulation when designing horse barns from Morgan Hayes, PE, a livestock systems engineer at University of Kentucky.

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genomics applications in the horse industry; Equine Genetics: Looking to the Future

The UK Genetic Testing and Research Lab

Do you want to know if your broodmare carries a serious genetic disease? Are you curious about your horse’s color? Or do you need to confirm parentage on a horse? Learn about equine genetic testing available from the University of Kentucky.

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The New Navicular Paradigm

From Hoof Testers to MRI

Take a look at the evolution of diagnosing distal limb lameness in sport horse practice with Dr. Brendan Furlong.

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FL Senate Committee Passes Medication Bill

Drug Metabolism in the Horse

Learn about applications of therapeutic and regulatory medicine in performance horses. Presented by Jennifer Davis, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM, ACVP, associate professor of equine internal medicine/clinical pharmacology at North Carolina State University.

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The Science Behind Equine Boots and Bandages

Bisphosphonate Use in Horses

Learn about the research behind bisphosphonates and how they might help horses with navicular syndrome. Presented by Laura Kennedy, DVM, Dipl. ACVP, of the University of Kentucky Gluck Equine Research Center, in Lexington.

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Free Lecture to Cover Equine Pregnancy

Identifying High-Risk Horse Pregnancies

University of Kentucky’s Dr. Barry Ball defines the high-risk pregnancy and its causes and offers management options. Learn about fescue toxicosis, umbilical torsion, premature placental separation, and more in this information-packed lecture.

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