Equine/Large Animal

Introduction to Equine Acupuncture
Seminar: Complementary Therapies

Thursday, October 12
10:45 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: Room 304–306

Jose R. Castro, DVM, DACVS-LA, DABVP-Equine, CVA-Equine

Clinical Assistant Professor-Equine Surgery
University of Tennessee

José R. Castro, DVM, DACVS-LA, DABVP-Equine, CVA-Equine. Clinical Assistant Professor-Equine Surgery. University of Tennessee-Veterinary Medical Center, was born in Quito, Ecuador and decided to become a veterinarian when he was just 7 years old.
He obtained his DVM from the CENTRAL UNIVERSITY OF ECUADOR in December of 2000 and moved to the United States in January of 2001.
He completed a Large Animal Internship, obtained his EFCVG certification and went on to complete an Equine Surgery Residency through UT and Woodford Equine Hospital in Lexington, KY.
In 2009 he became board certified in Equine Practice by the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners, in 2012 became board certified in Large Animal Surgery (Equine Emphasis) by the American College of Veterinary Surgeons and in 2015 he became Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist by the Chi Institute of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine.
He has also worked as an equine practitioner in private practice in Florida, Texas, Kentucky, Tennessee, and Virginia.
He has presented multiple conferences in the United States, Ecuador, Panama, Spain and China.
His professional interests are Sports Medicine, Surgery, Regenerative Medicine and Acupuncture.

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Henry S. Adair, DACVS, DACVSMR

Associate Professor
University of Tennessee

Dr. Adair earned his D.V.M from Auburn University. After receiving his D.V.M., Dr. Adair spent two years in private equine practice and completed a surgery residency at the University of Tennessee. He is presently an Associate Professor of Equine Surgery, Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Tennessee – Knoxville and is Director of the Equine Performance Medicine and Rehabilitation Center. Dr. Adair is board certified as a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons and is a charter Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation. He is also certified in Animal Chiropractic by the American Veterinary Chiropractic Association and is a Certified Equine Rehabilitation Practioner. Dr. Adair’s primary research areas include Equine Musculoskeletal conditions, Equine Lameness, Regenerative Medicine and Equine Rehabilitation.

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