Human Medications, Human Drugs, Animal Medications, Animal Drugs, Pharmacy law, Pharmaceutical law, Compounding law, Sterile and Non Sterile Compounding 797 Compliance, Veterinary law, Veterinary
Compounding Law; Health Care; Awareness of all Types of Compounding Issues;
Pharmacy Benefit Managers (PBMs), Outsourcing Facilities
Food and Drug Administration and Compliance Issues
Monday, July 9, 2012
American Veterinary Medical Law Association Annual Conference to discuss Compound Issues
The 19th Annual Conference of the American Veterinary Medical and Legal Association will be presenting a session on Compounding Issues on August 5th at the 2012 conference in San Diego, which is the same location as the AVMA yearly conference.
8:10 to 9:00 amState Legislative and Regulatory Updatepresented by Adrian Hochstadt, Esq.
The latest hot issues and trends in state legislation affecting veterinary medicine. Other topics to be addressed include: AVMA’s legal outreach program, an update on the revisions to the AVMA Model Veterinary Practice Act, and resources available from AVMA.
9:10 to 10:00 amCompounding Issuespresented by Brett Cordes, DVM
Learn more about liabilities surrounding veterinarians as it relates to compounding, as well as handling, hazardous wastes.
10:10 to 11:00 amFairness to Pet Owners Act: The Future of Veterinary Prescription Lawspresented by Ashley Shelton Morgan, DVM
The Fairness to Pet Owners Act of 2011 would federally mandate prescription writing every time you prescribe a drug for a small animal. Learn more about what AVMA is doing and learn what steps you must take to stop this bill from passing.
11:10 am to 12:00 pmOverview Victim to Verdict Animal Cruelty Investigationspresented by Kris Otteman, DVM
Essentials in animal law, cruelty investigation and the road thru conviction.
12:00 pm to 1:00 pmLuncheon
1:00 to 2:30 pmSo You Think You Are Covered by Insurancepresented by John F. Scott, DVM, JD and Gregory M. Dennis, JD
Like others, veterinarians believe their insurance policies, malpractice, licensure defense, general liability, automobile, fire & wind, cover everything. This talk will address various and common situations of non-coverage, and what remedies might be available to veterinarians and veterinary practices that find themselves without coverage.
2:40 to 3:30 pm Veterinary State Board Trends and Issues from a Legal Perspectivepresented by Dale Atkinson, Esq.