Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) is a mechanism to kill cancer cells utilized to battle brain cancer in people in Europe. This technique is now being used to treat brain cancer in dogs as we learn how to improve upon the technique in people. Dr. Impellizeri DVM, DACVIM (Oncology), MRCVS will begin the lecture discussing the technique of photodynamic therapy (how it works) and Dr. Jason Berg, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology) will conclude on the technique as it is used in canine brain tumor surgery.
Presented by Joseph Impellizeri, DVM, DACVIM (O), MRCVS
Chief, Department of Oncology at Guardian Veterinary Specialists
Presented at New York Vet 2019