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Thursday, January 27th 7:00—8:00pm

Understanding Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs


Understanding Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs


Presented by the Anna Maria & Stephen Kellen Institute For Postgraduate Education

Understanding Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs with Dr. Melissa Smith, DVM, PHD, DACVAA, Service Head of Anesthesia & Pain Management, Schwarzman Animal Medical Center

RACE & NY State CE Approved (One Hour)

This one-hour, CE accredited educational program will provide participants with:

  • An understanding of how NSAIDs affect clinical patients at the molecular and organismal level
  • An understanding of the benefits and risks of using NSAIDs
  • An understanding of the appropriate patient selection and monitoring for NSAID therapy

Participants will be asked to complete a Google Form during the course to receive CE credit. The form will be shared in the Zoom chat during the event. 

Please email PartnersInPractice@amcny.org with any questions.


About Melissa Smith, DVM, PhD, DACVAA

Melissa Smith, DVM, PhD, DACVAA

Dr. Melissa Smith is a board-certified diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia. She completed her bachelor of science at Duke University with a major in chemistry, following which she earned her doctor of veterinary medicine from Cornell University, and went on to Boston University School of Medicine where she obtained a Ph.D. in pharmacology. Her clinical training includes a rotating internship at Angell Animal Medical Center in Boston, followed by a residency in anesthesia and analgesia at the University of Georgia.

  • Schwarzman Animal Medical Center Anna Maria & Stephen Kellen Institute For Postgraduate Education