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European Workshop on Diseases of Wildlife and Exotic Animals

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Dept of Animal Science

University of Lerida

Av. de l'Alcalde Rovira Roure,191

E-25198 Lerida

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Come and join us at the University of Lleida, Spain for this two-day workshop run by world-class speakers Prof Pesavento (University of California, Davis), Prof Linden Craig (University of Tennessee) and Dr Simon Priestnall (The Royal Veterinary College, London). The course is aimed at clinical veterinarians, pathologists, trainees and students or anyone with an interest in wildlife and exotic animal disease.

Course Program

Thursday 11th April

08.45-09.00 Welcome and Introductions

09.00-09.45 Gross pathology I (mammals), Linden Craig (University of Tennessee)

10.00-10.45 Gross pathology II (mammals), Linden

11.00-11.30 Coffee

11.30-12.15 Wildlife viruses in a changing world, Patricia Pesavento (UC Davis)

12.30-13.15 Wildlife viruses in a changing world: persistence and oncogenesis, Patty

13.15-14.15 Lunch

14.30-15.15 Molecular diagnostics and applications, Simon Priestnall (The Royal Veterinary College)

15.30-16.00 Coffee

16.15-17.00 Participant 15min Case Presentations*

Friday 12th April

09.00-09.45 Gross pathology III (avian), Linden

10.00-10.45 Gross pathology IV (reptiles and amphibians), Linden

11.00-11.30 Coffee

11.30-12.15 Gastrointestinal pathology I, principles Patty and Simon

12.30-13.15 Gastrointestinal pathology II, infectious, Patty and Simon

13.15-14.15 Lunch

14.30-15.15 Gastrointestinal pathology III, non-infectious, Patty and Simon

15.30-16.00 15min Case Presentations*

*Submission of cases of wildlife or exotic disease for discussion is encouraged and this can be done by submitting a short (no more than one page) history to spriestnall@rvc.ac.uk before the 29th March 2019. The best cases will be selected by the organisers for presentation and discussion (max 15mins per case) during the workshop.

The registration covers the workshop (incl course notes), lunch and coffee breaks on both days. Places are limited so please register early.

To pay by bank transfer, please contact the course organisers (Dr Simon Priestnall, spriestnall@rvc.ac.uk or Dr Alejandro Suárez-Bonnet, asuarezbonnet@rvc.ac.uk).

For enquiries regarding local accommodation please contact Dr Gustavo Ramirez (gramirez@ca.udl.cat).

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Dept of Animal Science

University of Lerida

Av. de l'Alcalde Rovira Roure,191

E-25198 Lerida

Spain

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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