Charles Louis Davis and Samuel Wesley Thompson DVM Foundation

For the Advancement of Veterinary and Comparative Pathology

info@cldavis.org | Phone: 847-367-4359 | Fax: 847-247-1869
Upcoming Meetings
4th Uruguayan CL Davis/SW Thompson Foundation Seminar
Date: Monday, October 01, 2018
Duration: 2 day(s)
Location: Hotel Escuela Kolping. Bvar. Artigas 2714, CP 11600, Montevideo, Uruguay (http://hotel.hotelescuelakolping.edu.uy/).
Number of Seats: 80
Program Director: Dr. Jose Manuel Verdes (jmverdes@fvet.edu.uy). Continued Education Program (PEC), Veterinary School, UdelaR (pecfvet@gmail.com)
Description:
Dermatopathology - Oncopathology
Keynote speaker: Joaquin Ortega Porcel, DMV, PhD, DACVP, Universidad CEU Cardenal Herrera, Valencia (Spain)
Local speakers: Fernando Dutra (DILAVE), Cecilia Amaral, Cecilia Menendez, Paula Pessina, Kanji Yamasaki, Claudio Borteiro, Alejandro Crampet, Jose Manuel Verdes (FVET-UdelaR)


SCHEDULE FOR:
Monday, October 01, 2018
8:30 AM - 9:00 AMRegistration and welcomeJose Manuel Verdes
9:00 AM - 10:30 AMIntroduction to dermatopathologyJoaquin Ortega Porcel
11:00 AM - 12:30 PMPatterns of dermatological lesionsJoaquin Ortega Porcel
12:30 PM - 2:00 PMLunch time (on your own)
2:00 PM - 3:00 PMDermatopathology diagnoses at East Regional Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, DILAVEFernando Dutra
3:00 PM - 3:30 PMDiagnosis of cutaneous diseases in wild amphibiansClaudio Borteiro
3:30 PM - 4:00 PMCoffee break
4:00 PM - 4:30 PMDermatopathological cases received at the UdelaRKanji Yamasaki & others
4:30 PM - 6:30 PMCases Seminar (gross and micro). Part 1Joaquin Ortega & others
10:30 AM - 11:00 AMCoffee break


SCHEDULE FOR:
Tuesday, October 02, 2018
9:00 AM - 10:30 AMMammary gland neoplasiaJoaquin Ortega Porcel
10:30 AM - 11:00 AMCoffee break
11:00 AM - 11:30 AMMast cell tumors: clinical diagnosis and treatmentCecilia Amaral y Cecilia Menendez
11:30 AM - 1:00 PMMast cell tumors and soft tissues sarcomasJoaquin Ortega Porcel
1:00 PM - 2:00 PMLunch time (on your own)
2:00 PM - 2:30 PMCanine thyroid carcinomas: molecular mechanisms and treatment Paula Pessina
2:30 PM - 3:00 PMSoft tissue tumors in venomous snakesAlejandro Crampet
3:30 PM - 4:00 PMCoffee break
4:00 PM - 6:00 PMCases Seminar (gross and micro). Part 2Joaquin Ortega Porcel & others
6:00 PM - 6:30 PMClosing ceremonyOrganizing committee

Tuition:
U$S 60. Veterinary School Registration Office, UdelaR (tesoreria@fvet.edu.uy)

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28th Annual South Central Division Meeting

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Date: Friday, October 05, 2018
Duration: 2 day(s)
Location: Texas A&M University Galveston Campus
Program Director: ​DR. ​JIM ​BRITT
​(501) ​912-1449
jobritt@sbcglobal.net
Description:
The ​28th ​annual ​program ​of ​the ​Southcentral ​Division ​for ​members ​and ​guests, ​Friday ​and ​Saturday, ​October ​5-6 ​2018 ​at ​Texas ​A&M ​University ​Galveston ​Campus ​(www.tamu.edu). ​

This ​year ​our ​guest ​speaker ​will ​be ​Dr. ​Fabio ​del ​Piero ​DVM, ​PhD, ​DACVP, ​Louisiana ​State ​University, ​who ​will ​be ​lecturing ​on ​Gastrointestinal ​Pathology. ​ ​



SCHEDULE FOR:
Friday, October 05, 2018
8:30 AM - 9:00 AMRegistration/sign-in
9:00 AM - 12:00 PMCase Reports
12:00 PM - 1:00 PMGroup Lunch
1:00 PM - 4:00 PMGastrointestinal PathologyDel Piero
4:00 PM - 6:00 PMFree time
6:00 PM - 8:00 PMDinner at Landry's


SCHEDULE FOR:
Saturday, October 06, 2018
8:50 AM - 9:00 AMAnnouncements
9:00 AM - 12:00 PMCase Reports
12:00 PM - 1:00 PMBox Lunches
1:00 PM - 4:00 PMCase Reports

Special Instructions:
Attendees ​are ​also ​invited ​to ​present ​a ​10 ​to ​15-minute ​report ​to ​the ​group ​on ​an ​interesting ​case. ​ ​Please ​send ​two ​(2) ​stained ​microslides ​with ​Word ​formatted ​files ​(no ​PDFs) ​of ​History ​and ​Synopsis ​(diagnosis, ​comments, ​applicable ​references ​on ​a ​separate ​page) ​for ​digitizing ​and ​redistribution by August 26, 2018. ​ ​LATE SUBMISSIONS MAY BE PRESENTED BUT WILL NOT BE DISTRIBUTED. ​ ​Thumb ​drives ​containing ​digital ​slides ​and ​case ​information ​will ​be ​available ​at ​the ​meeting.

This year, for the first time, registered users will also be sent a link in advance whihc will allow them to preview the digital slides in advance on the Fouundations new digital slide server.

Slides ​and ​Files ​to: **NOTE NEW ADDRESS**
By ​US ​Mail: ​ ​
Dr. ​Edward ​Dick Texas ​Biomedical ​Research ​Institute
8715 West Military Drive
San ​Antonio, ​TX ​ ​78227-5302 ​ ​

By ​FedEx ​or ​UPS: ​ ​
Dr. ​Edward ​Dick, ​ Texas ​Biomedical ​Research ​Institute
78715 Military Drive ​
San ​Antonio, ​TX ​ ​78227-5302 ​ ​
(210)258-9894 edick@txbiomed.org

Hotel Accommodations:
Suggested Lodging (no block):
Holiday Inn Resort on the Beach
5002 Seawall Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77551
409-740-5300 or 800-315-2621

Hilton Galveston Resort and San Luis Resort, both (844) 203-5351

Tuition:
​The ​registration ​fee ​will ​include ​morning ​and ​afternoon ​refreshments, ​group ​lunch ​and ​dinner ​(at ​our ​traditional ​restaurant ​- ​Landry's ​on ​Friday, ​as ​well ​as ​a ​group ​lunch ​on ​Saturday, ​and ​a ​one ​year ​membership ​for ​current ​non-members. ​ ​Guests ​are ​welcome ​to ​join ​us ​for ​the ​dinner ​for ​an ​additional ​fee ​($45).

Members: $200.00
Non-members: $350.00 (includes a one year membership)
Extra Dinner Guests/Spouses: $45.00

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18th CL Davis/SW Thompson Diagnostic Pathology Symposium: Diagnostic Gastrointestinal Pathology
Date: Friday, October 19, 2018
Duration: 1 day(s)
Location: Sheraton Kansas City Hotel & Crown Center
2345 McGee St. Kansas City, MO 64108
In conjunction with the 61st Annual AAVLD annual meeting
Program Director: Dr. Paco Uzal, DVM, PhD, DACVP
fuzal@cahfs.ucdavis.edu
Description:
Course Director Paco Uzal (University of California Davis) and invited guest lecturers Jesse Hostetter (Iowa State University) and Brandon Plattner (University of Guelph) will cover the following topics: An introduction to gastrointestinal pathology and mechanisms of diarrhea, microbiome, neonatal diarrheas in cattle and horses, small intestinal biopsies, clostridial enteric diseases, equine enterocolitis and discussion of cases.
Didactic lectures will be combined with audience participation to result in an engrossing day-long seminar. CL Davis/SW Thompson is an approved CE provider. Don't miss out on what promises to be another exciting CL Davis/SW Thompson/AAVLD co-sponsored symposium.


SCHEDULE FOR:
Friday, October 19, 2018
8:00 AM - 8:10 AMIntroduction, announcementsUzal
8:10 AM - 9:00 AMIntroduction to GI pathology and mechanisms of diarrheaUzal
9:05 AM - 10:00 AMMicrobiomePlattner
10:00 AM - 10:30 AMBreak
10:30 AM - 11:30 AMNeonatal diarrheas in cattle and horses Plattner
11:30 AM - 12:00 PMDiagnostic casesPlattner
12:00 PM - 1:00 PMLunch
1:00 PM - 2:30 PMSmall intestinal biopsiesHostetter
2:30 PM - 3:00 PMDiagnostic casesHostetter
3:00 PM - 3:30 PMBreak
3:30 PM - 4:30 PMClostridial enteric diseasesUzal
4:30 PM - 5:15 PMEquine enterocolitisUzal
5:15 PM - 5:45 PMDiagnostic casesUzal

Continuing Education Credits: 8
This program has been submitted (but not yet approved) for 8 hours of continuing education credit in jurisdictions which recognize AAVSB RACE approval; however participants should be aware that some boards have limitations on the number of hours acceptable in certain categories and/or restrictions on certain methods of delivery of continuing education. Call Dr. James Britt (501-912-1449, jobritt@sbcglobal.net) further information.
Tuition:
Tuition of $150 includes refreshments, pdfs of presentations and continuing education credits. The tuition fee will be waived for the winners of the travel award.
Please Pre-register to guarantee receipt of materials. Registration is through CL Davis/SW Thompson and is separate from meeting registration fees.

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2019 General Pathology Review Course
Date: Thursday, January 31, 2019
Duration: 4 day(s)
Location: University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine
501 D.W Brooks Drive, Athens, GA 30602
Program Director: Dr. Patricia Pasavento, DVM, PhD
Phone: 530-752-1166 Email: papesavento@ucdavis.edu

Dr. Kaori Sakamoto, DVM, PhD (Local Host)
Phone: 706-542-5844 Email: kaoris@uga.edu

Description:
Join us for an intensive course covering topics in general pathology! The course will cover information included in the Phase I portion of the certifying examination. Your instructors are all experienced trainers who will focus on material derived from the texts, and they will also include relevant and recent advances in general pathology. The material will be integrated with cases and mechanisms of disease in breakout sessions that are designed to reinforce information through practical and diagnostic applications of general pathology knowledge. Those enrolled will receive a study guide and study questions prior to the course, as well as a reference list of key important and/or recent articles (chosen by each of the faculty). All enrolled will have the opportunity to take a practice exam that will be graded and returned to each candidate.

Coverage of major topics are:
Cellular responses to injury
Hemodynamics
Inflammation and Repair
Immunity and Hypersensitivity
Neoplasia
Toxicologic Pathology
Microbial mechanisms of disease

LUNCH AND BREAKS ARE PROVIDED WITH YOUR TUITION.



SCHEDULE FOR:
Thursday, January 31, 2019
8:00 AM - 9:00 AMRegistration
9:00 AM - 12:00 PMCellular responses to injuryStanton
12:00 PM - 1:00 PMLunch
1:00 PM - 4:00 PMHemodynamicsCamus
4:00 PM - 5:00 PMBreakout session: Journal Club with ultrastructural correlates


SCHEDULE FOR:
Friday, February 01, 2019
8:00 AM - 11:00 AMInflammation and RepairThornton
11:00 AM - 12:00 PMEarly lunch
1:00 PM - 4:00 PMToxicologic PathologyBolon
4:00 PM - 5:00 PMBreakout session: Journal Club


SCHEDULE FOR:
Saturday, February 02, 2019
8:00 AM - 1:00 PMImmunity and HypersensitivitySakamoto
1:00 PM - 2:00 PMLunch
2:00 PM - 5:00 PMNeoplasiaWoolard


SCHEDULE FOR:
Sunday, February 03, 2019
8:00 AM - 10:00 AMMicrobial mechanisms of diseaseBrown
10:00 AM - 11:00 AMBreakout session: Reinforcing microbes and microbial mechanisms of disease with ultrastructural correlates
11:00 AM - 12:00 PMPractice Exam

Hotel Accommodations:
We have a block of 20 rooms available for the students planning to attend this course at the Holiday Inn.

Holiday Inn
197 East Broad Street
Athens, GA 30601
Phone : 706-549-4433 (local) or (877) 666-3243 (toll free)
Link: http://www.holidayinn.com/redirect?path=hd&brandCode=hi&localeCode=en®ionCode=1&hotelCode=ahnga&_PMID=99801505&GPC=ucl

**Please make sure to use the group code “UCL / University of Georgia” or tell them they are with the University of Georgia CL Davis group reservation.

Ideally, everyone will book their reservations no later than December 31st. The hotel stated that after January 1st that reservations after this date will be on a space available basis.

Parking is complementary at the hotel.

Tuition:
For Members and Affiliate Members of the Foundation - $550
For Non-Members of the Foundation (comes with 1-year-individual membership) - $650
For members of the Host Facility ONLY - FREE

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2019 EuroPola (European Pathology of Lab Animals Course)

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Date: Monday, March 11, 2019
Duration: 5 day(s)
Location: UniS, 1 Schanzeneckstrasse, Lecture Hall No. A-122, 1st basement floor, Bern, Switzerland 031 631 81 11
Program Director: Dr. Christine Goepfert - christine.goepfert@vetsuisse.unibe.ch (local questions only)
Dr. Bruce Williams - bruce.h.williams.dvm@gmail.com (all other questions)
Description:
This course is designed primarily for veterinarians and other allied scientists who are responsible for the recognition and interpretation of lesions in laboratory animals. It is intended to help attendees interpret spontaneous diseases which might affect experimental result, or alter the health of laboratory animals. Pathology will receive major emphasis in the course, but other features of diseases such as etiology, diagnosis, and control will also be given attention. The course will encompass a wide range of diseases including infectious, neoplastic, iatrogenic, nutritional, and metabolic conditions in a variety of laboratory animals species. The major objective of this course is to review the pathology and, where appropriate, the etiology, pathogenesis, diagnosis and control of infectious, neoplastic, iatrogenic, nutritional, and metabolic diseases of laboratory animals. At the completion of this course, attendees will be able to better recognize and interpret conditions which may affect experimental results or alter the health of laboratory animals.
Tuition:
Graduate Student/Resident - 300CHF (must be accompanied by Department Chair/mentor)
Graduate veterinarian before 31 January - 425CHF
Graduate veterinarian after 31 January - 525CHF
Members of the host facility - Free

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2019 U.S. Descriptive Veterinary Pathology Course
Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University
Date: Monday, June 24, 2019
Duration: 5 day(s)
Location: Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University
200 Westboro Road
North Grafton, MA 01356
Program Director: Jey Koehler, DVM, PhD, DACVP
jaw0007@auburn.edu
334-884-2667
Description:
Brush ​up ​your ​descriptive ​veterinary ​pathology ​skills ​in ​a ​supportive ​and ​collegial ​environment. ​This ​course ​is ​designed ​to ​help ​attendees ​develop ​and ​refine ​their ​process ​for ​describing ​ ​gross ​and ​microscopic ​lesions ​in ​a ​variety ​of ​major ​organs ​in ​numerous ​animal ​species, ​as ​well ​as ​describe ​and ​interpret ​cytology ​specimens, ​electron ​micrographs, ​and ​immunohistochemical ​stains. ​ ​Lectures, ​active ​learning ​exercises, ​mock ​examinations, ​and ​plenty ​of ​instructor ​feedback ​will ​all ​be ​part ​of ​this ​week-long ​course. ​ ​Microscopes ​will ​be ​provided ​and ​gross ​lesions ​will ​be ​demonstrated ​by ​means ​of ​digital ​images. ​ ​This ​course ​will ​have ​20 ​hours ​of ​continuing ​education ​credits.


SCHEDULE FOR:
Monday, June 24, 2019
8:00 AM - 8:30 AMRegistration, pick up name badges, etc
8:30 AM - 9:00 AMIntroductionKoehler/Robinson
9:00 AM - 10:00 AMGross descriptive techniquesCraig
10:00 AM - 10:15 AMBreak
10:15 AM - 12:00 PMGross descriptive techniquesCraig
12:00 PM - 1:30 PMLunch
1:30 PM - 3:00 PMGross descriptive techniquesCraig
3:00 PM - 3:30 PMBreak
3:30 PM - 5:00 PMGross-histo correlationPesavento


SCHEDULE FOR:
Tuesday, June 25, 2019
8:30 AM - 10:00 AMMicroscopic descriptive techniquesKoehler
10:00 AM - 10:15 AMBreak
10:15 AM - 12:00 PMMicroscopic descriptive techniquesKoehler
12:00 PM - 1:30 PMLunch
1:30 PM - 3:00 PMMicroscopic descriptive techniquesKoehler
3:00 PM - 3:30 PMBreak
3:30 PM - 4:30 PMPeer-grading exerciseKoehler


SCHEDULE FOR:
Wednesday, June 26, 2019
8:00 AM - 10:00 AMUltrastructural descriptive techniquesPesavento
10:00 AM - 10:15 AMBreak
10:15 AM - 12:00 PMIHC descriptive techniquesPesavento
12:00 PM - 1:00 PMLunch
1:00 PM - 3:00 PMHISTO TEST 1
3:00 PM - 3:30 PMBreak
3:45 PM - 5:00 PMGROSS TEST 1 and review


SCHEDULE FOR:
Thursday, June 27, 2019
8:00 AM - 9:50 AMReview HISTO TEST 1
9:50 AM - 10:00 AMBreak
10:00 AM - 12:00 PMHISTO TEST 2
12:00 PM - 1:30 PMLunch
1:30 PM - 3:30 PMGROSS TEST 2 and review
3:30 PM - 4:00 PMBreak
4:00 PM - 4:00 PMTour of campus?


SCHEDULE FOR:
Friday, June 28, 2019
8:00 AM - 9:50 AMReview HISTO TEST 2
9:50 AM - 10:00 AMBreak
10:00 AM - 11:00 AMOpen Q+A session with the instructors
11:00 AM - 12:30 PMLunch
12:30 PM - 3:30 PMIntro to pathology reporting in drug discovery and tox pathHalsey

Notes:
Note: There will be no printed handouts at the site. Please print out or download the syllabus materials electronically PRIOR to the course! Please print all exam blanks SINGLE-sided.
The schedule is subject to minor changes at the discretion of the instructors. Most instructors provide for stretch/bathroom breaks every 45 minutes or so during longer lecture periods.
Continuing Education Credits: 20
This program has been submitted (but not yet approved) for 20 hours of continuing education credit in jurisdictions which recognize AAVSB RACE approval; however participants should be aware that some boards have limitations on the number of hours acceptable in certain categories and/or restrictions on certain methods of delivery of continuing education. Call Dr. James Britt (501-912-1449, jobritt@sbcglobal.net) further information.
Tuition:
Foundation Member (Individual or University) before May 1st $575.00
Foundation Member (Individual or University) after May 1st $625.00
Non-Member of the Foundation (comes with a one-year membership in the Foundation) - before May 1st $675.00
Non-Member of the Foundation (comes with a one-year membership in the Foundation) - after May 1st $725.00
Member of the Host University $0

You may also purchase Volume 1 of the new Tumors of Domestic Animals - Epithelial Tumors of the Skin for onsite delivery for $40.00 as part of your registration.

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2019 European Descriptive Veterinary Pathology Course
University of Veterinary Medicine, Budapest
Date: Monday, July 08, 2019
Duration: 5 day(s)
Location: Allatorvostudomanyi Egyetem
University of Veterinary Medicine, Budapest
Budapest, Istvan u. 2, 1078 Hungary
Program Director: Jey Koehler, DVM, PhD, DACVP
jaw0007@auburn.edu
334-884-2667
Description:
Brush ​up ​your ​descriptive ​veterinary ​pathology ​skills ​in ​a ​supportive ​and ​collegial ​environment. ​This ​course ​is ​designed ​to ​help ​attendees ​develop ​and ​refine ​their ​process ​for ​describing ​ ​gross ​and ​microscopic ​lesions ​in ​a ​variety ​of ​major ​organs ​in ​numerous ​animal ​species, ​as ​well ​as ​describe ​and ​interpret ​cytology ​specimens, ​electron ​micrographs, ​and ​immunohistochemical ​stains. ​ ​Lectures, ​active ​learning ​exercises, ​mock ​examinations, ​and ​plenty ​of ​instructor ​feedback ​will ​all ​be ​part ​of ​this ​week-long ​course. ​ ​Microscopes ​will ​be ​provided ​and ​gross ​lesions ​will ​be ​demonstrated ​by ​means ​of ​digital ​images. ​ ​This ​course ​will ​have ​20 ​hours ​of ​continuing ​education ​credits.


SCHEDULE FOR:
Monday, July 08, 2019
8:00 AM - 8:30 AMRegistration, pick up name badges, etc.
8:30 AM - 9:00 AMIntroductionKoehler/Mira
9:00 AM - 10:00 AMGross descriptive techniquesCraig
10:00 AM - 10:15 AMBreak
10:15 AM - 12:00 PMGross descriptive techniquesCraig
12:00 PM - 1:30 PMLUNCH BREAK
1:30 PM - 3:00 PMGross descriptive techniquesCraig
3:00 PM - 3:30 PMBreak
3:30 PM - 5:00 PMGross-histo correlationPesavento


SCHEDULE FOR:
Tuesday, July 09, 2019
8:30 AM - 10:00 AMMicroscopic descriptive techniquesKoehler
10:00 AM - 10:15 AMBreak
10:15 AM - 12:00 PMMicroscopic descriptive techniquesKoehler
12:00 PM - 1:30 PMLUNCH BREAK
1:30 PM - 3:00 PMPeer grading exerciseKoehler
3:00 PM - 3:30 PMBreak
3:30 PM - 4:30 PMComprehensive essay techniques


SCHEDULE FOR:
Wednesday, July 10, 2019
8:00 AM - 10:00 AMUltrastructural Descriptive Techniques Pesavento
10:00 AM - 10:15 AMBreak
10:15 AM - 12:00 PMIHC Descriptive TechniquesPesavento
12:00 PM - 1:00 PMLUNCH BREAK
1:30 PM - 3:00 PMHisto Test 1
3:00 PM - 3:30 PMBreak
3:30 PM - 5:00 PMGross Test 1 and Review


SCHEDULE FOR:
Thursday, July 11, 2019
8:00 AM - 9:50 AMReview Histo Test 1
9:50 AM - 10:00 AMBreak
10:00 AM - 12:00 PMHisto Test 2
12:00 PM - 1:30 PMLUNCH BREAK
1:00 PM - 3:30 PMGross Test 2 and Review
3:30 PM - 4:00 PMBreak
4:00 PM - 4:00 PMMock comprehensive essay


SCHEDULE FOR:
Friday, July 12, 2019
8:00 AM - 9:50 AMReview Histo Test 2
9:50 AM - 10:00 AMBreak
10:00 AM - 11:00 AMReview comprehensive essay
11:00 AM - 12:00 PMOpen Q+A session with the instructors
12:00 PM - 12:00 PMEarly conclusion to allow participant travel

Notes:
There will be no printed handouts at the site. Please print out or download the syllabus materials electronically PRIOR to the course! Please print all exam blanks SINGLE-sided.
Continuing Education Credits: 20
This program has been submitted (but not yet approved) for 20 hours of continuing education credit in jurisdictions which recognize AAVSB RACE approval; however participants should be aware that some boards have limitations on the number of hours acceptable in certain categories and/or restrictions on certain methods of delivery of continuing education. Call Dr. James Britt (501-912-1449, jobritt@sbcglobal.net) further information.
Tuition:
Tuition is $400US on or prior to May 31st, $450US after May 31st.

You may also purchase Volume 1 of the new Tumors of Domestic Animals - Epithelial Tumors of the Skin for onsite delivery for US40.00 as part of your registration.

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