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2013 Swine Disease for Practitioners Conference
Thursday, November 14 - Friday, November 15, 2013
21ST ANNUAL SWINE DISEASE CONFERENCE FOR SWINE PRACTITIONERS

Thursday - November 14th, 2013

8:00 - 9:00 AM Registration Main Lobby - 1st Floor
9:00 - 9:15 AM Introduction
Lisa Nolan, Dean, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University
Stephen G. Juelsgaard, Chair of Veterinary Medicine
9:15 - 9:40 AM Brachyspira Infections - Diagnostics and Clinical Considerations
Dr. Eric Burrough, Iowa State University, Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine
9:40 - 10:10AM Advances in Influenza Immunology
Dr. Marcus Kehrli, Director, National Animal Disease Center, Ames IA

10:10 - 10:30 AM Break
10:30 - 10: 50 AM Viral Myelitis - Pathology, Diagnosis, and Sampling
Dr. Paulo Arruda, Iowa State University, Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine
10:50 - 11:10 AM Viral Induced Myelitis - A Practitioner’s View
Dr. Grant Allison, Walcott, Iowa
11:10 11:30 AM

Porcine Circovirus Type 2-Importance of Genetic Shifts in Relationship to Pathogenicity
Dr. Pat Halbur and Dr. Tanja Opriessnig, Iowa State University, Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine

11:30-12:00 PM Practitioner Role in Emerging Diseases Identification and Epidemiology
Dr. David Schmitt, Iowa State Veterinarian, Des Moines, Iowa
12:00 - 1:00 PM Lunch
1:00 - 1:30 PM Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus- Practitioner’s View of How Veterinarian’s and the Industry Can Better Manage Emerging Diseases
Dr. Joseph Connor, Carthage Veterinary Services, Carthage, Illinois
1:30 - 2:00 PM Diagnostic Laboratory Responses to an Emerging Disease Outbreak
Dr. Rodger Main, Iowa State University, Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine
2:00 - 2:30 PM

Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea - Diagnostics and Testing Methodologies
Dr. Greg Stevenson, Iowa State University, Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine

2:30 - 3:00 PM Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea (PED) Virus Update
Dr. Paul Sundberg, National Pork Board, Des Moines, Iowa
3:00 - 3:30 PM Break
3:30 - 3:50 PM External Biosecurity Steps to Control Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Spread
Dr. Daryl Olsen
3:50 - 4:10 PM Within Systems Biosecurity - What to Remember
Dr. Ian Levis, Iowa Select Farms, Iowa Falls, Iowa
4:10 - 4:40 PM Truck washes - Friends or Foes
Dr. Joel Nerem, Pipestone Veterinary Clinic, Pipestone, Minnesota
4:40 PM - 5:00 PM Disinfection Effectiveness Against PRRS And TGE Under Trailer Conditions
Dr. Peter Schnieder, Innovative Agriculture Solutions, Ames, Iowa
5:00 - 5:30 PM Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Control/Eradication Efforts - Experiences in China
Dr. Jer Geiger, Genus Inc., Shanghai, China
5:30 - 7:30 PM Reception with Tech Tables

Friday - November 15th, 2013
8:00 - 8:40 AM The Evolving Antimicrobial Regulatory Environment - Practitioner Concerns
Dr. Michael Apley, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas
8:40 - 9:00 AM Impact of Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome on Antimicrobial Pharmaceuticals
Dr. Locke Karriker, Iowa State University, Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine
9:00 - 10:00 AM Roy Schultz Lectureship Series
Topic: Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Genotypic Variability and Their Importance to Control Efforts
Dr. William Laegreid, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming
10:00 - 10:30 AM Break
10:30 - 11:00 AM

Practitioner View of Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Control
Dr. Steve Henry, Abilene Animal Hospital, Abilene, Kansas

11:00 - 11:30 AM

Impacts of 1st Pulls on Finisher Health
Dr. Jeremy Pittman, Murphy-Brown, Wakefield, Virginia

11:30 - 12:00 PM

Biosecurity Realities at The Abattoir
Dr. Paul Yeske, Swine Vet Center, St. Peter, Minnesota

12:00 - 12:30 PM Box lunch
12:30 - 1:00 PM Fall Back Pigs - Nutritionist Observations
Chad Pilcher, Iowa State University, Animal Sciences, Ames, Iowa
1:00 - 1:20 PM

Pig Care- Reducing "Fall Behinds"
Dr. Paul Armbrecht, Lake City, Iowa

1:20 - 1:40 PM Grow - Finish Lameness Diagnostics - What to Remember
Dr. Darin Madson, Iowa State University, Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine
1:40 - 2:00 PM Successful SARS-CoV Replicon Vaccine Development: A Case Study in Support of a PEDV Replicon Vaccine
Dr. Kurt Kamrud, Harris Vaccines
2:00 - 2:30 PM Pig Production From China - What Should We Know?
Dr. Jer Geiger, Genus Inc., Shanghai, China
2:30 - 3:30 PM

Panel - Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea - Next Steps

Producer Perspectives

Dr. Paul Sundberg, National Pork Board, Des Moines, Iowa
Practitioner Perspectives
Dr. Matt Ackerman, Swine Veterinary Services, Greensburg Industry
Epidemiologic Lessons
Dr. Brian McCluskey, United States Department of Agriculture- Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service-Veterinary Services-Centers for Epidemiology and Animal Health, Fort Collins, Colorado
Regulatory Considerations
Dr. David Schmitt, Iowa State Veterinarian, Des Moines Iowa

3:30 - 4:00 PM Discussion
4:00 PM Adjourn
   
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