Lincoln Memorial University

LMU to Host Continuing Education Conference for Veterinarians

DeBusk Veterinary Teaching Center

Lincoln Memorial University-College of Veterinary Medicine will host the 2nd Annual LMU Cumberland Gap Veterinary Conference July 28-29, 2017 at the DeBusk Veterinary Teaching Center in Ewing, Virginia.


The conference will offer continuing education credits for veterinarians in the categories of food animal, small ruminant and equine. Featured speakers include Dr. David Pugh, clinical professor at Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM), and Dr. Andy Meadows, owner of Springwood Livestock Management Services.


Pugh currently serves as a clinical professor in the department of pathobiology at Auburn University CVM. In 2014, Pugh was appointed Director of the Alabama State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory System. He has served as a technical services veterinarian for Fort Dodge Animal Health and Pfizer Animal Health, and as the project veterinarian and director of operations for the AU Equine Source Plasma Project. Prior to his appointment at Auburn University, Pugh practiced large animal medicine for five years in Georgia.


Meadows and his wife, Carrie, operate a food animal veterinary practice offering ultrasound and reproductive and herd health management services to sheep and cattle producers in Virginia and surrounding states.


Veterinarians can earn 10 continuing education credit hours for attending the event, which also includes a cocktail hour, dinner and a tour of the LMU-CVM facilities. Early registration is $100 per person by July 15, 2017. Registration on-site is $125 per person. For more information contact Jane Smola at 423.869.6541 or email


Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) is a values-based learning community dedicated to providing educational experiences in the liberal arts and professional studies. The LMU-College of Veterinary Medicine is located on LMU’s main campus in Harrogate, Tennessee, with additional academic facilities in nearby Lee County, Virginia. LMU-CVM is an integral part of the University’s medical programs and provides real-world, community-based education in a collaborative learning environment. For more information about LMU-CVM, call 1.800.325.0900, ext. 7150 or visit us online at


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6965 Cumberland Gap Parkway
Harrogate, TN 37752