Keynote Speaker: Joseph J. Wakshlag, DVM, PhD, DACVN, DACVSMR
Dr. Joseph Wakshlag is a graduate of the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine. He continued on with residencies in both anatomical pathology and veterinary nutrition from 1999-2005. He also worked to complete a PhD in Pharmacology in 2005. He became a board certified veterinary nutritionist in 2008 and currently serves on the board of directors of the American College of Veterinary Nutrition. His passion for working dogs and multiple publications in the area of sporting dogs led to his being a founding member of the American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation and is a current board member. He is well published in the areas of cancer biology, sporting dog nutrition and basic veterinary nutrition. He has been working to improve the health and well-being of dogs and cats through improving and implementing dietary plans for many disease processes; as well as utilizing nutritional supplementation to improve current dietary plans for healthy canine athletes and dogs with various chronic diseases. Dr. Wakshlag, still dabbles in sporting dog endeavors with his 4 remaining sled dogs and his Stabyhoun, Gracie.
Location: Harry's Savoy Grill- Wilmington, DE