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Advances in the Treatment of Canine and Feline Skin Diseases

Free Webinar brought to you by Hill’s Pet Nutrition USA – Clinical Series
1 Hr of RACE CE approved
Approved for 1 hour of NYSED credit

Dr Sheila Torres

Start Date
November 17, 2021
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The aim of this presentation is to update the participants on the treatment of various canine and feline skin diseases. Published studies and Congress presentations on the treatment of canine and feline autoimmune skin diseases, canine and feline atopic dermatitis, canine adverse food reaction and feline aural polyps will be presented. The ultimate goal is that participants will be able to use the information promptly in their daily practice.

When is it?

Note: This webinar is being recorded. If you are unable to attend the live lecture, a link to the recording will be shared with you a few days following the lecture.


Sheila Torres


Dr. Torres graduated from veterinary school in 1979 at the Federal University of Veterinary Medicine of Minas Gerais in Brazil. She obtained a Master degree at the same Institution in 1982 and was hired as Assistant Professor where she worked from 1982 through 1992. In 1990 Dr. Torres obtained a PhD and completed a residency in veterinary dermatology at the University of Minnesota, College of Veterinary Medicine, USA. In 1993 she returned to the University of Minnesota as an Assistant Clinical Specialist and became board certified by the American College of Veterinary Dermatology in 1994. She is currently the Dermatology Section Chief and Full Professor with tenure at the College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota. Dr. Torres is also the vice chair for education and training at the same institution. She is the author or co-author of 48 peer-reviewed original articles. Dr. Torres is the co-author of a canine and feline dermatology drug handbook and has written 15 book chapters. Dr. Torres current areas of research interest are canine atopic dermatitis and alternatives to conventional antibiotic therapy.

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