The International Pig Veterinary Society (IPVS) is making its final call for people to submit abstracts for the 2014 IPVS Congress. The deadline to submit an abstract has been extended to 11:59 p.m. February 28.

The IPVS Congress, in its 23rd year, is scheduled for June 8-11, in Cancun, Mexico. The IPVS Congress will showcase research and topics of swine health and production interest from around the world.

Abstracts must be submitted online through the IPVS website.


Presentation venues include oral, corner and poster presentations.

The program is organized around the following topics: bacteriology, virology, immunology/vaccine/diagnosis, epidemiology/public health, breeding/genetics, nutrition and production, management/housing/economics, food safety/pork quality, welfare, practitioners' line and miscellaneous.