What’s new in hyperthyroidism?
Presented by Angie Hibbert
This lecture will update delegates about recent developments in the field of feline hyperthyroidism, including newer treatment modalities and cystic thyroid disease. With the recent opening of several new radioiodine clinics across the UK, Angie will also provide an overview of radioiodine treatment and what can be expected for patients undergoing this therapy.
BVSc(Bristol), CertSAM DipECVIM-CA MRCVS RCVS Recognised Specialist in Feline Medicine
Angie graduated from the University of Bristol in 2000 with distinction. After 5 years in general practice she undertook the FAB Residency in Feline Medicine at the University of Bristol, during which she passed the RCVS Certificate in Small Animal Medicine. Angie became a Diplomate of the European College of Veterinary Internal Medicine in 2008 and an RCVS Recognised Specialist in Feline Medicine in 2010. She is currently the Langford Vets clinical lead for the Feline Centre receiving referrals, running the radioiodine service, supervising residents and and teaching veterinary undergraduates in clinical rotations. She is actively involved in clinical research into feline hyperthyroidism, idiopathic cystitis and evaluating the welfare of cats in the hospital environment.