SVM Alumni Homecoming Weekend

Our Annual Alumni Homecoming Weekend!


Date: October 15, 2016

Location: LSU SVM


Milestone reunions for the Classes of 1981, 1986, 1991, 1996, 2001, 2006 and 2011.




Hotel Information

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Hotel Indigo in downtown Baton Rouge. Contact Cindy Littlefield by email ( or telephone (225-343-1515), or reserve online using the group code LV6.



Continuing Education

Saturday, October 15

Breakfast served at 8 AM

CE from 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

8 AM Registration and breakfast


Four hours of continuing education credit or 0.4 CEU credits.

Forms will be provided for participants to certify the credit hours earned.


8:30 – 9:20 AM

“Yikes!  What is wrong with this eye?  (Underlying disorders that complicate ocular health.)”

Dr. Renee Carter, DVM, Diplomate ACVO

Associate Professor, LSU School of Veterinary Medicine

1 CE credit hour


9:30 – 12:30 PM

“Veterinary Professional Wellness and Self-care: 

Cultivating Well Being: Lessons from the Bridge of the Starship Enterprise”

Dr. Laurie Fonken, Ph.D., LPC

DVM Counseling and Wellness Programs

College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Colorado State University

3 CE credit hours




Tailgate Party

Saturday, October 15

1 PM

Equine Lameness Pavilion


Southern Mississippi vs LSU

Saturday, October 15

Time TBD

Tiger Stadium

We have a block of football tickets for the Southern MS game. They will be first-come, first-served, with preference given to those in the milestone reunion classes (1981, ’86, 1991, ’96, 2001, ’06, 2011). Tickets are $50 each. You can purchase them online when you register, or send a check, payable to the LSU Foundation (tickets in the memo line) to: Gretchen Morgan at LSU SVM, Skip Bertman Dr. Baton Rouge, LA 70803.


Contact Gretchen Morgan at or 225-578-9565 for more information.