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EFFORT Presence at ISVEE 2018!

EFFORT Presence at ISVEE 2018!

Location: Chiang Mai, Thailand | Duration: 5 days

The 15th International Symposium of Veterinary Epidemiology and Economics (ISVEE 15) is coming this year to Chiang Mai, Thailand and will take place on 12 - 16 November 2018. ISVEE 15 is a global forum for interdisciplinary collaboration and communication among graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, practitioners, junior and senior researchers, as well as policymakers, health, veterinary public health, social science, and animal health economic professionals, to learn and share with a vision of building a better life tomorrow for veterinary epidemiology at the local, regional, and international levels.

EFFORT Partners will also attend this conference and will be represented by the UGENT Team who will make the following presentations:

  • Quantitative and qualitative description of antimicrobial usage in 181 broiler farms in 9 European countries
  • Randomness of antimicrobial usage regarding choice of antimicrobial class and dosage on pig, poultry, turkey and veal calf farms
  • Assigning defined daily doses for antimicrobials registered for usage in turkeys to enable a cross-country quantification and comparison of antimicrobial consumption in 60 French, German and Spanish turkey farms.
  • A European cross-sectional study identified positive associations between antimicrobial usage and resistance in broiler farms

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