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International Conference on Livestock, Companion Animals and Wildlife Coronaviruses

School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences

Programme

We are in the process of finalising our programme. Further details will appear on this page in due course.

 

PROGRAMME DAY 1: THURSDAY 25TH MAY 2023

Welcome and introduction

Louise Cosby (QUB) / Sharon Brookes (APHA-Weybridge)

 

SESSION 1 LIVESTOCK CORONAVIRUSES

Chairs: Louise Cosby / Erica Bickerton (Pirbright) / Zoltan Penzes (CEVA)

  • Keynote: Elma Tchilian, Pirbright, UK.

        Offered talk (3 to be selected)

  • Keynote: Tina Sørensen Dalgaard, Aarhus University Denmark.

        Offered talk (3 to be selected)

        ECR Flash talks (3) 

  

SESSION 2 COMPANION ANIMAL CORONAVIRUSES

Chairs: Margaret Hosie (Uni Glasgow) / Lucy Davison (RVC) / Wim van der Poel (WVBR)

  • Keynote: Gary Whittaker, Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine.
  • Invited - Emi Barker, Bristol University, UK. Feline CoVs

         Offered talk (2 to be selected) 

 

ECR Networking and POSTERS SESSION, n~30  

 

  • Keynote: Angela Bosco-Lauth, Cornell University College of Veterinary, USA

        Offered talk (3 to be selected)

        ECR Flash talks (3) 

Drinks Reception & Dinner

 

PROGRAMME DAY 2, FRIDAY 26TH MAY 2023

SESSION 3 WILDLIFE CORONAVIRUSES

Chairs: Rachel Tarlinton (Uni Nottingham) / Dalan Bailey (Pirbright) / Dez Delahay (APHA)

  • Keynote Wanda Markotter, University of Pretoria, South Africa 

        Offered talk (3 to be selected)

        Keynote: tbc 

        Invited: tbc    

        Offered talk (2 to be selected)

        ECR Flash talks (3)  

 

 Lunch and poster viewing 

 

WORKSHOPS and GAP ANALYSIS 

Hosts: Cyril Gay (USDA) / Valeria Mariano (WOAH/STAR-IDAZ)

Workshop 1                  Vaccines / therapeutics
                                       Speaker: John Hardman (Zoetis), Louise Cosby / Emi Barker / Gary Whittaker

Workshop 2                  Diagnostics / Surveillance
                                       Sharon Brookes / Margaret Hosie

Workshop 3                  Epidemiology / Control
                                       Wanda Markotter / Emi Barker

 

Feedback from GAP analysis and Workshops


Presentation prizes (Microbiology Society), Zoltan Penzes/Martin Mitchell – CEVA

General Discussion/Panel session, UK-ICN co-directors  

Meeting Close

 

Abstracts

We welcome abstracts. Please submit your abstract to lcawcov@qub.ac.uk  Thursday 9th February 2023, Midnight, GMT using the form below.

Abstract Form (24 KB)
International Conference on Livestock, Companion Animals and Wildlife Coronaviruses
International Conference on Livestock, Companion Animals and Wildlife Coronaviruses