Allied Meetings

Swine Meeting

Friday, November 1
8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. • Room 303
Current topics on swine health and production. 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.

8:30-8:50 Dr. Monique Pairis CVM Research and position update
8:50- 9:10 Dr. Elisa Crisci CVM Research and position update
9:10- 10:10 Dr. Jason Ross Sow mortality project review and NPB committee update
10:10- 10:30 Break
10:30- 11:00 Dr. Patrick Webb ASF and National SPS Plan update
11:00- 11:30 Dr. Jim Kittrell State SPS plan update
11:30- 11:45 Dr. Gustavo Muchado Production SPS plans
11:45- 12:30 Local Practitioners, roundtable SPS plans, (Drs. Battrell, Byers, Sexton, Duff, Copeland,

Lunch following the meeting sponsored by Zoetis


NC Diversity in Veterinary Medicine Meeting

Saturday, November 2
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. • Room 402

This program is designed to provide participants information about current and future diversity & inclusion trends in the veterinary profession. Attendees will learn about the efforts being made in the veterinary profession to diversity & inclusion needs for the veterinary profession. The assortment of expert speakers will share their perspectives on how to best support the future needs of veterinary medicine in our global society.

9:00 – 10:00am Welcome/Introductions/CVM Diversity Initiatives Updates Dr. Allen Cannedy
“Updates from North Carolina Association of Minority Veterinarians”Dr. Quincy Hawley

10:20 – 11:10am “The Business Case for Diversity” Dr. Christine Jenkins

11:20am -12:10pm “Reflections on Ohio State’s Roadmap to Enhance Diversity and Increase Underrepresented Minorities in Veterinary Medicine”Dr. Rustin Moore

12:10 – 1:10pm Lunch Break

1:10 – 3:00pm “Unconscious Bias in the Work Place” Ms. Beverly Jones William

Approved by NC Veterinary Medical Board for 5 hours CE credit