Duration: 58 minutes

Sepsis remains a one of the major causes of death in all levels of veterinary practice. Early diagnosis and rapid treatment is essential for recovery.  Knowing the pathological processes of sepsis will aid in diagnosis and management. This webinar will review the role of the neutrophils in development of organ failure.  

Learning Objectives:

  • Review the immune response and role of neutrophils in the development of organ failure
  • Discuss the use of lactate for early detection and monitoring treatment efficacy
  • Understand the pillars of sepsis treatment

Continuing Education:

This program 1200-31297 is approved by the AAVSB RACE to offer a total of 1.00 CE Credits (1.00 max) being available to any one veterinarian: and/or 1.00 Veterinary Technician CE Credits (1.00 max). This RACE approval is for the subject matter categories of:


Category One: Scientific using the delivery method of Interactive-Distance.

This approval is valid in jurisdictions which recognize AAVSB RACE; however, participants are responsible for ascertaining each board’s CE requirements. RACE does not “accredit” or “endorse” or “certify” any program or person, nor does RACE approval validate the content of the programSpeakers

Federico Montealegre-Golcher, DVM, MS, PhD

Federico Montealegre-Golcher, DVM, MS, PhD
Director, MASA LATAM
Nova Biomedical

Regional Medical Director with over 15 years of experience in Medical Affairs and Scientific Affairs generating, executing protocols, publishing and communicating scientific data to external and internal audiences. 10 years in the Pharmaceutical Industry in LATAM developing and managing productive relationships with Key Opinion and Scientific Leaders. Background includes extensive clinical trials Phases I-IV and research in therapeutic areas including Immunology, Neurology, Oncology and Rare Diseases. Fully Trilingual: English, Spanish and Brazilian Portuguese.