Dr. Lee Palmer is a board-certified Emergency and Critical Care Veterinarian that provides training in K9 Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (TECC) to military, law enforcement and Search and Rescue (SAR) K9 handlers as well as Tier 1 operators and civilian tactical EMS (TEMS) personnel. Dr. Palmer serves as: Assistant Professor of Emergency and Critical Care at Auburn University Veterinary Teaching Hospital; a member of the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care, Veterinary Committee on Trauma (VetCOT) Prehospital and Veterinary Advanced Trauma Life Support sub-committees; founding member and co-lead of the Committee for Tactical Emergency Casualty Care K9-TECC working group; Board of Adviser for the Committee of Tactical Emergency Casualty Care; Veterinary Consultant for the USAF Pararescue group and US Marshals Service; and Emergency and Critical Care consultant for the Veterinary Information Network (VIN). He has served in the military since 1996 in both active and reserve status in the roles of a Senior Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technician in the US Air Force and then as a veterinarian in the US Army Veterinary Corps (currently serving in US Army Reserves). Dr. Palmer currently serves on the Lee County Reserve Deputy Sheriff team, as Adjunct Faculty for Southern Union State Community College EMS Program, and he maintains an active National Registry Paramedic, Wilderness EMT, EMT-tactical , and Tactical Paramedic (TP-C) certifications. Dr. Palmer has completed the University of Tennessee’s Certified Canine Rehabilitation Practitioner (C.C.R.P.) program and he has a fond interest in the topics of prehospital trauma care and physical conditioning / sports medicine for the Operational Working K9. 


661 - Managing the Difficult Airway
Saturday, September 16, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM

361 - Fluid Therapy in the Septic Patient
Friday, September 15, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM