Marie Holowaychuk, DVM, DACVECC

Dr. Marie Holowaychuk is a specialist in small animal emergency and critical care living in Calgary, Canada.  She travels across Canada and the USA to work as a speaker, consultant, and locum.  She received her DVM degree in 2004 and then completed a year-long rotating internship in small animal medicine and surgery at Washington State University.  Thereafter, she completed a 3-year small animal emergency and critical care residency at North Carolina State University.  After becoming board certified in 2008, she accepted a faculty position at the Ontario Veterinary College.  She was Assistant Professor of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Guelph for five years before leaving academia to pursue other interests.  Dr. Holowaychuk has been primary or co-author of more than 30 manuscripts published in peer-reviewed journals and is an Assistant Editor for the Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care.  She is also co-editor of the Manual of Veterinary Transfusion Medicine and Blood Banking.  Dr. Holowaychuk has a vested interest in the health and wellness of veterinary professionals.  She is a certified yoga and meditation teacher and organizes Veterinary Wellness Workshops and Retreats for veterinary care providers.  When she is not working, she enjoys practicing yoga, running, swimming, and hiking with her standard poodle named Faith.

Sessions

251 - Self-Care for Emergency Veterinary Professionals: What, Why, and How?
Thursday, September 14, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM

452 - Wellness and Positivity in the Workplace
Friday, September 15, 2017 from 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM

451 - Strategies for Sanity: Setting Boundaries, Saying No, and Daily Debriefing
Friday, September 15, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM

543 - Controversies in Plasma Use: Case Based Discussion
Saturday, September 16, 2017 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

014 - Veterinarian Multidisciplinary Review
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 from 1:15 PM to 5:30 PM