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Training Program for Poultry Veterinarians 2018

9/10/18 to 9/14/18
Shanghai Academy of Agricultural Sciences (SAAS)
Contact: Maria Barriga
This Layers “specialized” course is an overview of important infectious and non-infectious diseases at different stages of pullets and layers production. The objective of the WVEPAH education program is to offer a highly specialized training on all specific aspects of layers health; pathology, epidemiology, genetics, nutrition, immunology, management, etc., in a format usable in your daily practice. The course also lays the foundation for more in depth studies on specific subjects covered in follow up courses. Dates: September 10 – 14 & October 22 – 26, 2018 Location: Shanghai Academy of Agricultural Sciences (SAAS) Course masters: Greg Cutler (US), Nancy Reimers (US) , Eric Gingerich (US) , Ian Rubinoff (US), Vincent Guyonnet (CA), Shun Fa Tang (CN), Guanghai Qi (CN), Jinlin Zhou (CN), Mohamed Hafez (DE) LEARNING OBJECTIVES • Know how to evaluate the birds’ microenvironment in relation to flock health and welfare. • Gain advanced knowledge relating to mechanisms of disease causation for infectious and non-infectious diseases • Recognize normal poultry tissues and recognize abnormal poultry tissues, characterize lesions, and interpret their significance. • Understand modern diagnostic technologies including both field and laboratory diagnostics. • Plan a logical diagnostic approach to the investigation of disease (including the identification of risk and causative factors of poultry diseases). • Collect appropriate diagnostic samples and perform relevant diagnostic tests for disease investigation. • Know how to interpret diagnostic results • Develop preventive medicine protocols, including biosecurity, coccidiosis, and vaccination • Apply the judicious use of antibiotic therapy • Know supportive and alternative forms of treatment against pathogens For further information contact us or