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Mark E. Epstein DVM, Dipl. ABVP C/F, CVPP
Medical Director, TotalBond Veterinary Hospitals, PC
Dr. Epstein is medical director of TotalBond Veterinary Hospitals located in the Carolinas. As founder of Carolinas Animal Pain Management Clinic, Dr. Epstein is passionate about the recognition, prevention, and treatment of pain in cats and dogs.
He has been credentialed by the American Academy of Pain Management, and as a Certified Veterinary Pain Practitioner (CVPP) by the International Veterinary Academy of Pain Management, has authored textbook chapters and peer-reviewed journal articles, and is a nationally- and internationally sought-after speaker/lecturer on implementing pain management systems in private practices. Dr. Epstein is co-chairperson of the 2015 AAHA/AAFP Pain Management Guidelines
for Dogs and Cats.
For this episode of Tripawd Talk Radio Dr. Epstein will share his tips for managing pain in animals living with cancer. We'll learn about:
The different types of pain caused by cancer in cats and dogs
How to assess your cat or dog for signs of pain
Different types of non-drug treatments that can help
Traditional and novel pain-relieving medications
Pain management for dogs and cats at the end-of-life stage
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My guest will be Kristina Zimmerman who is the 2014 Student Chair of the AAFP National Conference of Medical Students. This year's meeting will take place August 7-9, 2014 in Kansas City and the hashtag for the meeting is #AAFPNC. During this meeting, we will be talking about this year's meeting, Family Medicine Advocacy, and whatever else comes up. Hope you can join us!
Will be discussing essay "Mainstream Media Can Help Us Share Our Stories," by AAFP President-Elect Dr. Reid Blackwelder. Will also be analyzing recent media appearances by Family Docs and what messaging lessons we can learn. Download entire audio podcast at http://bit.ly/FMR299
#GIveThanks campaign is intended to promote Family Medicine through social media. I'll be analyzing this initiative by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Also I'll be chatting with Family Physician and author Dr. Deanna Wills about her book whose proceeds will go to benefit her work with an orphanage in China. Download entire episode at http://bit.ly/FMR284
Dr. Glen Stream, President of the American Academy of Family Physicians, will appear to discuss the recent decision by the Academy to remain in the RUC (AMA/Specialty Society Relative Value Scale Update Committee). He'll also discuss the AAFP Primary Care Valuation Task Force. For more background information check out the Family Medicine Rocks blog.
AAFP Student Board Member Aaron Meyer will be joining me to discuss his essay about the Medical Student Match process. I'll also be talking about the norovirus stomach infection that has been recently in the news. Finally, what's CPOE? I'll explain. Download the entire podcast at http://bit.ly/FMR292
Dr. Jeffrey Cain, President of the American Academy of Family Physicians, joins me to discuss this week's essay, "Time For A National Conversation About Gun Violence," from the AAFP website. In addition, Dr. Jennifer Shu, Pediatrician & CNN contributor, gives us a Flu Update. Finally, Leo Laporte gives advice how to monetize in this social media and new media world. Download the entire podcast here http://bit.ly/FMR289
Meet Adam Badger, a young sought-after Fitness Expert in Tallahassee, Florida.
Think Fit! Get Fit is Adam’s motto and platform for raising the awareness of fitness and health. Adam believes once the mindset of thinking about getting fit is developed, the thought is then put into action.
Adam’s innovative workouts and healthy meal plans, contributes to his clients losing nine pounds in two weeks.
The Washington D.C. native’s, expertise includes strength and conditioning, muscle toning, weight loss, and more. He is certified by the American Association of Fitness Professionals (AAFP).
In addition to being a Fitness Expert, Adam is an award-winning National Physique Champion (NPC) competitor. Recently, Adam won three-first place awards in the NPC Tallahassee Championship as First Place Collegiate, First Place Open, and First Place Overall.
In the summer of 2012, in the NPC Greater Gulf States Men’s Physique category Adam was awarded Third Place, Greater Gulf Area and Fifth Place, in the New Orleans Area.
Raised in New Orleans, Louisiana, at 15, Adam started his journey in fitness as a French Riviera Fitness member.
Currently, Adam is expanding his clientele while attending Florida A&M University in Tallahassee. In 2013, Adam is set to release a fitness mobile application that will encourage people worldwide to live a physically fit and healthy lifestyle.
Twitter: @adam_badger Facebook: www.facebook.com/AdamBadgerFitnessTrainer
Topics include the upcoming 2012 AAFP National Conference of Special Constituencies meeting in less than 2 weeks, previewing today's social media talk at the medical school, Family Medicine Media Training, the AAFP News of the week, and much more. Hope you can join us!
NCSC Conference Chair/Convener Dr. Jay Lee will be my guest talking about what to expect at this year's meeting. Follow him on twitter @FamilyDocWonk and inspired the twitter hashtag #FMRevolution about Family Medicine Advocacy. Also, will have musical snipets from the band Revolve who will be making an appearance at the meeting.
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