Allied Meetings

Swine Meeting

Friday, November 2
8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. • Room 303
Sponsored by AASV and Zoetis. The conference registration fee includes admittance to the Swine meeting. A $60 pre-registration fee will be charged for individuals who plan to attend the swine meeting only.

8:30 Welcome and introductions

8:35-9:45 Dr. Meggan Bandrick, Zoetis, Immunology of the pig

9:45-10:30 Andrew Kick,  NCSU CVM “New tools to evaluate vaccine-induced efficacy to heterologous PRRSV strains”.

10:30-10:50 Break

10:50- 11:40 Paula Cray, PhD, NCSU CVM “Using IBM WATSON: A New Way to Analyze AMR and Infectious Disease Data”.

11:40- 12:10 Dr. Mike Neault, NC Dept. of Agriculture,  “ NC Emergency Management”

12:10-12:30 NC veterinarians: Panel discussion, MC by Dr. Mark Hammer, Elanco, “Emergency preparedness, natural disaster and FAD”

Lunch following the meeting sponsored by Zoetis

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NC Diversity in Veterinary Medicine Meeting

Saturday, November 3
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. • Room 402

9:00 – 9:50 – Dr. Allen Cannedy – Welcome/Introductions/CVM Diversity Initiatives Updates
Dr. Quincy Hawley – “Updates on North Carolina Association of Minority Veterinarians

10:20-11:10 – Dr. Jaron Jones – “Self Narration for Inclusive Excellence”

11:20 – 12:10 – Dr. Lisa Greenhill “Update on AAVMC Diversity & Creating Initiatives”

12:10 – 1:10- Lunch Break

1:10 – 2:00 – VOICE – Veterinary Students as One In Culture and Ethnicity (VOICE): Ty Smith & Jayda Bussey-Spratling “What is VOICE and what are they doing for the Veterinary Profession”

2:10 – 3:00 – Mr. Preston Keith “Recognizing Microaggressions in the Work Place?”

Approved by NC Veterinary Medical Board for 5 hours CE credit