Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza- Lessons Learned

Thu. January 28| 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM | Room A-411

This program will examine many of the lessons learned from the 2015 HPAI outbreak, reviewing the epidemiology of the disease, the coordinated federal, state and industry response and case studies on how the poultry and egg industry addressed the concerns.


8:30 am Welcome – John Glisson, moderator

8:35 am Epidemiology of the Recent Avian Influenza Outbreak -  Dr. Lindsey Garber, USDA APHIS, Veterinary Services

9:15 am  Vaccination to Control Avian Influenza - Dr. David Swayne, USDA ARS, Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory

10:00 am  Break

10:30 am Lessons Learned in the Layer Industry - Dr. Jill Nezworski, Blue House Veterinary

11:15 am Lessons Learned in the Turkey Industry - Dr. Ben Wileman, Ag Forte        

12:00 pm Adjourn

Type: Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza - Lessons Learned

Cost: $100

Track: IPPE Fee Based Educational Programs

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