2015 Animal Health Research Symposium

2015 Animal Health Symposium

 

The Growing Risk of Zoonotic and Vector-Borne Diseases

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The 2015 Animal Health Research Symposium was held on August 30-31. The Symposium was designed for physicians, veterinarians and scientists interested in research and clinical topics of zoonotic and vector-borne diseases, including novel approaches for disease control. The two-day Symposium held an impressive slate of speakers covering topics ranging from Ebola and Bourbon to Ehrlichiosis. 

Featured speakers included Tammy Beckham, DVM, PhD, incoming Dean of the K-State College of Veterinary Medicine, who addressed Current and Emerging Infectious Disease Threats to U.S. Livestock & Poultry IndustriesAdditionally, Michelle Haven, DVM, PhD, DACVS, Zoetis Senior Vice President of Corporate Development, Alliances, and Solutions, spoke on A One Health Focus to Innovation and Alliances.

Vector-Borne-Journal

 

For the first time, abstracts presented by symposium speakers were published and can be viewed in the July 2015 issue of the scientific journal, Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases.