Clinical considerations for incorporating flea and tick products with immediate and persistent efficacy into your practice

Meeting Date (All Meetings start at 7:30 PM): 
Robert Duquette, BVSc, PhD, MRCVS

This meeting will be held on Thursday, October 12, 2017 at the Pierpont Inn in Ventura. Please sign up by Tuesday noon, October 10, 2017 to get the meal option of your choice. Signups after Tuesday will not be taken online. Any RSVPs after Tuesday or any questions or changes can be made by contacting Dr Georgina Sullos at Cat Doctors, 805-899-2944 or gsullosdvm [at] hotmail [dot] com. Please RSVP and add your meal choice through the website, as it links directly to your account and CE certificate, and it is one less step for your board to do manually. Thank you for your understanding.

Clinical considerations for managing flea and tick infestations with the immediate and persistent efficacy of BRAVECTOTM, (fluralaner) Merck Animal Health is pleased to offer BRAVECTOTM, a breakthrough long lasting, oral flea and tick control product designed to reduce the ongoing challenge of flea and tick control for dogs and their owners. This presentation will focus on clinical considerations for incorporating flea and tick products with immediate and persistent efficacy into your practice. In addition, this presentation will focus on the unique safety and efficacy features of BRAVECTO, pet owner purchasing trends and Merck Animal Health’s commitment to protect your patients and your business.


Robert Duquette, BVSc, PhD, MRCVS

Dr. Robert Duquette earned his PhD and Veterinary Medical and Surgical Degree from the University of Liverpool in England. During this time, he lectured and tutored in the Veterinary, Medical and Dental Faculties. He has authored and co-authored papers, publications and book chapters as well as presented his work at numerous conferences in Europe and North America. Dr. Duquette practiced companion animal medicine and surgery for 10 years in both the United Kingdom and the United States. Prior to joining the Technical Services Team at Merck Animal Health in 2014, he was the veterinarian for a municipal shelter in California. His practice interests include dermatology, preventative and shelter medicine.

Attendance for meetings is veterinary members only. Don’t forget to pay your dues of $65 to S.B.V.V.M.A.

*Remember, if you are not a dues paying active member of SBVVMA, then you cannot RSVP online. Contact Dr. Sullos or Dr. Saur for more information. Thank you.

Meal Options:
Meal #1: (steak) - Slow Roast Tri Tip with Demi Sauce Served with Oven Roasted Potatoes and Seasonal Vegetables
Meal #2: N/A
Meal #3: (fish) - Grilled Atlantic Salmon with Lemon Lavender Basil Cream Sauce Served with Garlic Mashed Potatoes and Seasonal Vegetables
Meal #4: (veggie) - Vegetable Wellington Zucchini, Yellow Squash, Roasted Peppers, Mushrooms and Mozzarella Served in a Puff Pastry
Meal #5: (vegan) - Same as Meal #4

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