Public Health Impact of Antimicrobial Resistance Dr. Steven Solomon, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, summarizes the report "Antibiotic resistance threats in the United States" published in September 2013 by the US CDC. Dr. Solomon looks that the public health impact of antimicrobial resistance and how health professionals are looking to fight back against antibiotic resistance.
2013 NIAA Symposium Bridging the Gap Between Animal Health and Human Health , November 12-14, 2013, Kansas City, MO, USA. The National Institute for Animal Agriculture brought together people across the spectrum from agriculture, consumer health, and retail food, to share their views on antibiotic resistance, agriculture's use of antibiotics, and consumer perceptions of antibiotics.
The National Institute for Animal Agriculture has moved to the forefront in creating opportunities to look factually at the development of antibiotic resistance in animal agriculture and human health. This year's conference, "Bridging the Gap Between Animal Health and Human Health," November 12-14 in Kansas City, marks a further effort at bringing both sides of the conversation to one venue. Dr. Richard Raymond, former undersecretary for food safety at the USDA and former chief medical officer for the state of Nebraska, discusses the program.
Research View of Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus - Dr. Bong Kyun Park, Professor and Swine Virologist, Veterinary Virology Laboratory, Seoul National University, from the 2013 Allen D. Leman Swine Conference, September 14-17, 2013, St. Paul, Minnesota, USA.
Dynamics of swine influenza in a wean-finish population - Andres Diaz, University of Minnesota, College of Veterinary Medicine, from the 2013 Allen D. Leman Swine Conference, September 14-17, 2013, St. Paul, Minnesota, USA.