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Risk Perception, Disease Reporting, and Cooperation With Emergency Response

Risk Perception, Disease Reporting, and Cooperation With Emergency ResponseRisk, Perception, & Its Research Amy Delgado, DVM, Veterinary Epidemiologist, Center for Epidemiology and Animal Health, USDA, APHIS, VS, STAS, talks about the state of the art in understanding risk perception. Dr. Delgado also presents information about producer cooperation / risk perception and touches on research (with case studies) that is being done.

Relevance of Risk Analysis/Assessment to International Trade and the Precautionary Principle

 Risk Analysis/Assessment to International TradeGlobal Trade & Risk Thomas Kasari, DVM, Analytical Epidemiologist/Risk Assessment, Center for Epidemiology and Animal Health, USDA, APHIS, VS, STAS, is involved in the global channels that look at animal health risk analysis and assessments. Dr. Kasari talks about the methodologies used and how they are developed.

Dr. James A. Roth - FMD Vaccination: Preparedness, Availability, and Limitations


FMD Vaccination: Preparedness, Availability, and Limitations - James Roth, DVM, Director, Center for Food Security and Public Health and Executive Director, Institute for International Cooperation in Animal Biologics, Iowa State University, from the 2014 NIAA Annual Conference titled The Precautionary Principle: How Agriculture Will Thrive, March 31 - April 2, 2014, Omaha, NE, USA.

Dr. Thomas Kasari - Relevance of Risk Analysis/Assessment to International Trade and the Precautionary Principle


Relevance of Risk Analysis/Assessment to International Trade and the Precautionary Principle - Thomas Kasari, DVM, Analytical Epidemiologist/Risk Assessment, Center for Epidemiology and Animal Health, USDA, APHIS, VS, STAS, from the 2014 NIAA Annual Conference titled The Precautionary Principle: How Agriculture Will Thrive, March 31 - April 2, 2014, Omaha, NE, USA.

Dr. Amy Delgado - Risk Perception, Disease Reporting, and Cooperation With Emergency Response


Risk Perception, Disease Reporting, and Cooperation With Emergency Response - Amy Delgado, DVM, Veterinary Epidemiologist, Center for Epidemiology and Animal Health, USDA, APHIS, VS, STAS, from the 2014 NIAA Annual Conference titled The Precautionary Principle: How Agriculture Will Thrive, March 31 - April 2, 2014, Omaha, NE, USA.

Cindy Cunningham - Crisis Preparedness and Management


Crisis Preparedness and Management - Ms. Cindy Cunningham, Assistant Vice President of Communications, National Pork Board, from the 2014 NIAA Annual Conference titled The Precautionary Principle: How Agriculture Will Thrive, March 31 - April 2, 2014, Omaha, NE, USA.

How Might Viruses Get Into The USA?

Pathways Analysis ProjectVirus Path To Farm Lisa Ferguson, DVM, National Director, Policy Permitting and Regulatory Services, APHIS, VS, National Import Export Services, shares an update on the Pathways Analysis Project, which is looking for potential pathways for exotic viral pathogens to come into the USA. The goal is to estimate the likelihood that each identified pathway may introduce exotic viral pathogens of swine into the USA.

Forced To Farm Like Your Grandfather?

The Precautionary Principle - Turning Prejudice into PolicyTurning Prejudice into Policy Dr. Mark Walton, Chief Marketing Officer, Recombinetics, challenges the audience to fight against the prejudicious that exist against modern livestock production practices that masquerade as caution, or, says Dr. Walton, be forced to use production practices used by our grandfathers.

Dr. Lisa Ferguson - Pathways Analysis Project


Pathways Analysis Project - Lisa Ferguson, DVM, National Director, Policy Permitting and Regulatory Services, APHIS, VS, National Import Export Services, from the 2014 NIAA Annual Conference titled The Precautionary Principle: How Agriculture Will Thrive, March 31 - April 2, 2014, Omaha, NE, USA.