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Scientific Programme

The overarching theme for the Conference is 'Looking to the Future' and we have four exciting and highly respected plenary speakers, Lord Robert May, Professor Wendy Brown, Professor Tim Anderson and Professor Janet Hemingway CBE. There will be 12 topics running through the conference with keynote speakers leading each session.

  1. Drugs and Drug resistance.
  2. Genes and Genomics.
  3. Vaccines and immunology.
  4. Novel diagnostics.
  5. Companion animal.
  6. Co-infection.
  7. One Health.
  8. Genetics of host resistance.
  9. Novel approaches to chemical and non-chemical control (endo and ecto-parasites).
  10. Climate change, epidemiology and modelling.
  11. Pharmacokinetics.
  12. Lifelong Education (UG and PG).

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Poster Presentations

Posters

Posters will be on display from Sunday 16 August for the duration of the conference.

Theme Posters
A: Drugs and drug resistance and pharmacokinetics P1A142-P1A216
B: Climate change, epidemiology and modelling P1B001-P1B075
C: Novel approaches to chemical and non-chemical control
(endo and ecto-parasites)
P2C249-P2C330
D: Vaccines and immunology P2D400-2D426
E: One health P2E360-P2E399
F: Genes and genomics P1F217-1F243
G: Co-infection P1G076-P1G091
H: Companion animal P1H092-P1H141
I: Novel diagnostics P2I331-P2I359
J: Genetics of host resistance P2J244-2J247
K: Lifelong education (UG and PG) P2K248
L: Late breaking abstracts L001-L068

Posters will be presented by authors at the following times:

Session Date Time Theme
1 Monday 17 August 18:00-18:45 B: Climate change, epidemiology and modelling
1 Monday 17 August 18:00-18:45 G: Co-infection
1 Monday 17 August 18:00-18:45 H: Companion animal
2 Monday 17 August 18:45-19:30 A: Drugs and drug resistance and pharmacokinetics
2 Monday 17 August 18:45-19:30 F: Genes and genomics
3 Tuesday 18 August 18:00-18:45 J: Genetics of host resistance
3 Tuesday 18 August 18:00-18:45 K: Lifelong education (UG and PG)
3 Tuesday 18 August 18:00-18:45 C: Novel approaches to chemical and non-chemical control (endo and ecto-parasites)
3 Tuesday 18 August 18:00-18:45 I: Novel diagnostics
4 Tuesday 18 August 18:45-19:30 E: One health
4 Tuesday 18 August 18:45-19:30 D: Vaccines and immunology

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Plenary Speakers

Keynote Speakers

  1. John Gilleard
  2. Emily Jenkins
  3. Luis Ortega
  4. Herve Hoste
  5. Ben Makepeace
  6. Richard Martin
  7. James Cotton
  8. Carlos Lanusse
  9. David Leathwick
  10. Collette Britton
  11. Domenico Otranto
  12. Vanessa Ezenwa
  13. Johannes Charlier
  14. Eric Morgan
  15. Ted Bianco
  16. Jane Hodgkinson
  17. Jacqui Matthews
  18. Damer Blake
  19. Laura Rinaldi
  20. Tom McNeilly
  21. Kurt Pfister
  22. Janina Demeler
  23. Anne Zajac
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