TITLE

Epidemiologists consider global challenges

PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;7/4/2009, Vol. 165 Issue 1, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Proceeding
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the annual conference of the Society for Veterinary Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine (SVEPM) which was held in London, England in 2009. The topics discussed during the conference include animal health economics, the challenges to food safety on a global scale, and the preparedness of SVEPM members to face future challenges. The conference featured several speakers including Katharina Stärk and Jørgen Westergaard.
ACCESSION #
43457208

 

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