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Tuesday, March 24

Opening General Session

 Video  Introduction & Welcome Mr. Ted McKinney, Director of Indiana Department of Agriculture
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21st Century Water Security and Implications for Animal Agriculture
Dr. Jay Famiglietti, Associate Professor at University of California, Irvine & Senior Water Scientist at the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
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How Ongoing Negative Media Coverage Is Impacting Animal Agriculture and What We Can Do About It
Ms. Janet Riley, Senior Vice President of Public Affairs and Member Services at North American Meat Institute
 Video Grab Your Whiskey - The Fight for Water in the 21st Century
Ms. Aubrey Bettencourt, Executive Director with California Water Alliance


Species Committee Meetings

Aquatic Livestock Committee

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Future of Water in America and the Impact on the Livestock
Ms. Aubrey Bettencourt, Executive Director with California Water Alliance

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Science -based Metrics - Tools to Improve Your Operation
Dr. Marty Matlock, PhD, PE, BCEE; Executive Director, Office of Sustainability, University of Arkansas

 

Bovine Committee

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BVDV Epidemiology & Economic Impact: The science and economic driver of how we can and need to detect
Ms. Sandy Grant, Laboratory Manager, Gold Standard Labs

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Promoting, Testing and Surveillance for BVDV in Dairy Herds
Lee Jones, DVM, Assistant Professor, Beef Production, University of Georgia
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Beef and  Dairy Operation BVDV Persistent Infection Management
Robert Stout, DVM, State Veterinarian, Kentucky Department of Agriculture

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Bovine Emergency Response Plan
Ms. Lisa Pederson, Beef Quality Assurance Specialist, North Dakota State University Extension Service



Equine Committee

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State of the Equine Industry
Mr. Keith Kleine, Industry Relations Director, American Association of Equine Practitioners
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Time to Ride Initiative
Tom Lenz, DVM, MS, DACT; Zoetis


Poultry Committee

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Impact of Backyard Poultry on the Commercial Poultry Industry
Patricia Wakenell, DVM, PhD, Associate Professor of Avian Diagnostics, Purdue University

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Water Rights
Patrick Moody, JD, Legal Counsel for the Alabama Department of Agriculture & Industries

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HPAI in Washington State 2014-2015... and Beyond?
Joe Baker, DVM, State Veterinarian, Washington Department of Agriculture


Small Ruminant Committee

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Sheep Safety Quality Assurance Program
Jim Logan, DVM, State Veterinarian, Wyoming Livestock Board

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Small Ruminant Grazing: A Water-Friendly Production System
Bret Taylor, DVM, Animal Research Scientist, USDA, ARS, US Sheep Experiment Station


Swine Committee

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The Sustainable Pork Framework
Mr. Allan Stokes, Director of Environmental Programs, National Pork Board 

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Truck Wash Study
Butch Baker, DVM, Interim Director of the Iowa Pork Industry Center & Extension and Outreach, Iowa State University

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Swine Health Programs Update
Troy Bigelow, DVM - USDA APHIS VS
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Modeling Emerging Disease in the US Swine Herd
Shweta Bansal, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, Georgetown University 


Issues Council Meetings

Animal Health and Emergency Management Council

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Bad Weather in Texas - Animal Health Planning and Response
TR Lansford, DVM, Assistant Executive Director, Animal Health Programs, Texas Animal Health Commission

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HPAI Response
Mr. Victor Velez, Animal Health and Food Safety Services, California Department of Food & Agriculture

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Winter Storm Atlas Response and Recovery in South Dakota
Mendel Miller, DVM, Assistant State Veterinarian, South Dakota Animal Industry Board
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The Texas A&M Veterinary Emergency Team - Beyond Academics with Integrated All Hazards Response
Matt Cochran, DVM, MIA, Assistant Agency Director, Texas A&M, Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory


Antibiotics Council

PDF 2014 Antibiotics Symposium Review and Survey Evaluation
Eric Moore, DVM, Director of Technical Services Ruminant Business Unit, Norbrook, Inc. 
Brian Lubbers, DVM, PhD, DACVCP, Director of Clinical Microbiology, Kansas State University Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory


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Metrics: What are the Agencies Thinking of as their Benchmark for Success?
Dave Dargatz, DVM, USDA, APHIS, Centers for Epidemiology and Animal Health
Craig Lewis, DVM, MPH, DACVCP, VMO, Center for Veterinary Medicine, US Food and Drug Administration
Larry Granger, DVM, Senior Leader, USDA, APHIS, VS

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Antimicrobial Resistance - You Can't Manage What You Can't Measure
Calvin Booker, DVM, MVetSc, Managing Partner, Feedlot Health Management Services, Ltd.



Global Animal Health, Food Security & Trade Council

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HPAI Industry Perspective and Update
Joe Baker, DVM, State Veterinarian, Washington Department of Agriculture

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USDA HPAI Perspective and Update
Jack Shere, DVM, PhD, Associate Deputy Administrator, USDA, APHIS, VS



Wednesday, March 25

Issues Council Meetings

Animal Care Council

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Update on Coalition for sustainable Egg Supply Research
Richard Blatchford, PhD - Professor at UC-Davis 
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Importance of Timely Euthanasia and the Impacts on Caretakers
Jan Shearer, DVM - Professor and Dairy Extension Veterinary Services at Iowa state University 
 

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On-Farm Euthanasia Panel
Beef - Jan Shearer, DVM, Iowa State University
Dairy - Karen Jordan, Dairy Farmers of America
Poultry - Joe Baker, DVM Washington State Veterinarian
Swine - Sherrie Webb, National Pork Board
Small Ruminants - Jim Logan, DVM, Wyoming State Veterinarian
Equine - Tom Lenz, DVM, Zoetis
 

Animal Identification and Information Systems Council

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USDA Update in Implementation of ADT 
Mr. Neil Hammerschmidt - Program Manager, Animal Disease Traceability at USDA APHIS VS
Jack Shere, DVM, PhD, Associate Deputy Administrator, APHIS Veterinary Services
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ADT Implementation and Marketing Facility Proposed Rule - An LMA Perspective
Mr. Jim Akers - National Livestock Marketing Association Government and Industry Affairs Committee Member 
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South Dakota Solution to ADT Implementation at Markets
Mendel Miler, DVM - Assistant State Veterinarian, South Dakota Animal Industry Board 
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An Industry Driven Solution to Implement ADT in the Pork Industry
Patrick Webb, DVM - Director of Swine Health Programs, National Pork Board 
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Phase out of American ID in the Dairy Industry
Robert Fourdraine, PhD - Vice President of DHI operations at AgSource Cooperative Services

Emerging Diseases Council

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HPAI Update
Mr. Victor Velez - Animal Health and Food Safety Services, California Department of Food and Agriculture 
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VSV Update
Christie Mayo, DVM - Colorado State University 
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Swine (Corona Virus) Update
Mark Engle, DVM, MS - Merck Senior Technical Services Manager, Swine Business Unit 
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Trichomoniasis Update
Dee Ellis, DVM - State Veterinarian, Texas Animal Health Commission 

Closing General Session

 Video  Science of Land Health: Animals, Soil and Water
Dr. Frederick Kirschenmann, Distinguished Fellow - Leopold Center at Iowa State University
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Irrigation Technology to Address Farmers' Varying Needs: Water Efficiency & Optimization, Improved Yields and Reduced Runoff
Mr. Chris van der Loo - Marketing Director, Trimble Navigation
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When Animal Manure is Regulated like Municipal Dumps - Imposing RCRA Liability on Agricultural Operations
Ms. Deb Kristensen - Partner at Givens Pursley, LLP


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