AberTB- Diagnosis of Bovine Tuberculosis: Current practice and future innovations.

 

BovineTB has been described as the most pressing animal health challenge facing Wales.

  

In efforts to combat the spread of this disease, Aberystwyth University are establishing a Centre of Excellence for Bovine Tuberculosis backed by Sêr Cymru II which is

funded by Welsh Government, the Higher Education Funding Council for Wales, participating Welsh Higher Education institutions and the European Regional Development Fund.

 

As part of this initiative the Centre will establish an annual TB conference with the aim of providing those stakeholders affected by the disease with the latest information on

 

various aspects of disease control through a series of lectures and panel discussions Including an update on progress with bTB Eradication in Wales by Chief Veterinary

Officer for Wales, Professor Christianne Glossop

 

Timetabling:  Registration will open at 09:00 followed by lectures and panel discussions until 17:00

 

Venue: MedRus, Penglais Campus, Aberystwyth University

 

 

Penglais

 

Campus,

 

Aberystwyth University

 

£75 per person

 

(including lunch and refreshments)

 

To register your interest please email tbcstaff@ aber.ac.uk

 

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