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SwineCast 1175, At The Meeting - The U.S. Swine Health Improvement Plan

SwineCast 1175 Show Notes:
  • The At The Meeting team sits down with two organizers of the U.S. Swine Health Improvement Plan (USSHIP) to discuss its benefits and why it is necessary.
  • Dr. Rodger Main and Dr. Tyler Holck, both of Iowa State University, talk with the ATM team [Dr. Montserrat Torremorell (College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota), Dr. Gordon Spronk (Pipestone Veterinary Services), and Dr. Tom Wetzell (Swine Veterinary Consultant)] about USSHIP and how it is part of a national African Swine Fever (ASF) strategy for U.S. pork producers and that it could offer a valuable structure to return the industry to normal trade following a foreign animal disease outbreak [audio].
  • 'At the Meeting', Honoring Dr. Bob Morrison is a podcast sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health USA Inc. In each episode, veterinarians and other swine experts join the podcast to discuss the most recent topics in swine health and production.

SwineCast 1174, At The Meeting - Vaccine Dose, Timing Matters in a PRRS Fight

SwineCast 1174 Show Notes:
  • If a modified live vaccine is one of your weapons against a significant PRRS break, using the labeled dose at the right time is critical. Yet this science-based fact is not always followed.
  • Dr. Mike Roof, Iowa State University, talks with the ATM team [Dr. Montserrat Torremorell (College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota), Dr. Gordon Spronk (Pipestone Veterinary Services), and Dr. Tom Wetzell (Swine Veterinary Consultant)] about why proper dosing of PRRS vaccines is so important in reducing the impact of a PRRS break [audio].
  • 'At the Meeting', Honoring Dr. Bob Morrison is a podcast sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health USA Inc. In each episode, veterinarians and other swine experts join the podcast to discuss the most recent topics in swine health and production.

SwineCast 1172, At The Meeting - Keeping PRRS 144 Out of Sow Herds

SwineCast 1172 Show Notes:
  • The emergence of PRRS 144 has increased the risks of breaks in sow herds.
  • Dr. Karyn Havas (Pipestone Research) and Dr. Mariana Kikuti (University of Minnesota) join The ATM team (Dr. Montserrat Torremorell - College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota, Dr. Gordon Spronk - Pipestone Veterinary Services, and Dr. Tom Wetzell - Swine Veterinary Consultant) to identify what producers can do to reduce the threat.
  • 'At the Meeting', Honoring Dr. Bob Morrison is a podcast sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health USA Inc. In each episode, veterinarians and other swine experts join the podcast to discuss the most recent topics in swine health and production.
At The Meeting… Honoring Dr. Bob Morrison.

Welcome to "At The Meeting… Honoring Dr. Bob Morrison," a podcast cofounded and originally hosted by the late Dr. Bob Morrison, along with his colleagues, friends and cohosts Dr. Gordon Spronk and Dr. Tom Wetzell. An international leader in the swine community, Dr. Morrison cofounded "At The Meeting" to bring the latest information and research to the swine industry.

In each episode, veterinarians and other swine experts join the podcast to discuss topics related to swine health and production. Dr. Morrison had a passion for education, and it's in his honor that the podcast is being carried on today.

Dr. Bob Morrison
The late Dr. Bob Morrison was a professor in the Swine Group at the University of Minnesota and the cofounder of the "At The Meeting" podcast. In addition to broad, global industry experience, you can hear Bob's pure enthusiasm for scientific rigor and continuing education in the past episodes of the podcast that feature him.

Dr. Montserrat Torremorell
Dr. Montserrat Torremorell is with the College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota, and is an animal health expert with emphasis in infectious swine diseases and strategies to improve the health of swine systems. Her research involves the understanding of influenza virus transmission and the factors that contribute to virus spread and establishment of endemic infections in populations. Understanding influenza virus epidemiology, ecology and control in complex swine systems is a priority of her research. In addition, her research also centers in understanding PRRSV transmission and strategies to prevent and eradicate the virus in geographical regions.

Dr. Gordon Spronk
Dr. Gordon Spronk is a swine veterinary consultant and manager with Pipestone Veterinary Services and Pipestone Systems in Pipestone, Minnesota. Gordon works with sow farms and wean-to-finish facilities throughout the Midwest of the United States and internationally in Asia, and was named the American Association of Swine Veterinarians 2000 Swine Practitioner of the Year.

Dr. Tom Wetzell
Dr. Tom Wetzell is a Senior Professional Services Veterinarian with Boehringer Ingelheim. He's been a swine consultant for more than 30 years, working with producers all over the United States. Tom is a previous recipient of the American Association of Swine Veterinarians' Swine Practitioner of the Year award and the Technical Services and Allied Industry Veterinarian of the Year award.

This program is sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim. ©2020 All rights reserved by "At The Meeting… Honoring Dr. Bob Morrison."