The 2022 National Kitten Coalition Veterinary Conference was a great success and we’re already planning for 2023!
Stay tuned for information about the 2023 NKC Veterinary Conference on October 8, 2023.

Interested in speaking? Know someone who should? Check back at this page for upcoming details about our Call for Speakers for the 2023 NKC Veterinary Conference. Sign up for email notifications here.

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You can help keep the National Kitten Coalition Veterinary Conference at an affordable price for participants by becoming a sponsor! Click here for more information and to learn about our sponsorship opportunities. Thank you!

If you attended the 2022 Conference, you now have access to the recordings and CE credits on NKC’s eLearning Center. The recordings will be available until December 31, 2022.

Scroll down to see a list of  speakers and sessions from the 2022 NKC Veterinary Conference.

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Thank you to our 2022 Conference Sponsors!

Merck Animal Health logo
Revival Animal Health Logo
The Humane Society of the United States logo
NKC Learning for Life Fund logo
The Denver Foundation Logo
Humane Society Veterinary Medical Association

2022 National Kitten Coalition Veterinary Conference Speakers

Here are our expert speakers for the 2022 National Kitten Coalition Veterinary Conference!

Check out the 2022 Conference Program for the session descriptions and speaker information.

Michelle Capps LVT

Michelle M. Capps, LVT
Surgery Supervisor, Veterinary Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
An Overview of Kitten Renal Disorders and Feline Renal Transplantation

Elizabeth Colleran, DVM, DABVP

Elizabeth Colleran, DVM, DABVP
Hospital Director, Chico Hospital for Cats
Update on FIP: No Longer a Death Sentence

Pamela Galati, DVM

Pamela Galati, DVM
Internal Medicine Department at VCA Veterinary Referral and Emergency Center of Westbury, NY
Congenital Hypothyroidism in Kittens: A Comprehensive Look at a Rare but Serious Disease

Courtney Graham

Courtney Graham
PhD Candidate, Epidemiology & Companion Animal Behaviour Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph
No Kitten Around: Understanding and Mitigating Fear Behaviours in Young kittens

Jacquelyn Lewis, LVT

Jacquelyn Lewis, LVT
Internal Medicine Department at VCA Veterinary Referral and Emergency Center of Westbury, NY
Congenital Hypothyroidism in Kittens: A Comprehensive Look at a Rare but Serious Disease

Niels C. Pedersen, DMV, PhD

Niels G. Pedersen, DVM, PhD
Professor Emeritus University of California Davis, School of Veterinary Medicine
Special Q & A Session

Kersti Seksel, BVSc (Hons) MRCVS MA (Hons) FANZCVS DACVB DECAWBM FAVA

Kersti Seksel, BVSc (Hons) MRCVS MA (Hons) FANZCVS DACVB DECAWBM FAVA
Adjunct Professor University of Queensland; Adjunct Associate Professor Charles Sturt University; Head Tutor Distance Education course in Behavioural Medicine for Centre for Veterinary Education at University of Sydney
Kitten Kindy

The National Kitten Coalition Veterinary Conference is intended for veterinarians, veterinary technicians/nurses, those currently enrolled in veterinary or veterinary technician schools, veterinary staff members in private practices and shelters, and those involved in veterinary education and research.