More than 70 sessions covering a broad range of topics await attendees of the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine's Fall Conference for Veterinarians, the college’s annual continuing education event.

This year the conference will take place Sept. 17-18 at the iHotel and Conference Center in Champaign, Illinois, about one mile west of the college. Programming includes up to 17 hours of CE credit for veterinarians. The early registration discount ends Aug. 31.

The conference will include more than 70 practice-relevant sessions. New clinical faculty members at the college who will be presenting at fall conference include experts in bovine reproduction, cardiology, ophthalmology, dermatology, equine surgery and equine reproduction.

Pre-conference classes on foreign animal disease will be offered Sept. 16, as part of the National Veterinary Accreditation Program.

Conference social events include a Thursday evening awards banquet, Friday afternoon class reunion kickoff event, and Saturday morning alumni association golf outing in support of student scholarships.