2015 NIAA Antibiotic Symposium Stewardship: From Metrics to Management, November 3-5, 2015, Atlanta, Georgia, USA. Human and animal health experts came together in Atlanta, GA to discuss issues related to antibiotic resistance and to work toward increased antibiotic stewardship, in both human medicine and animal health.
Antibiotic Stewardship Human and animal health experts came together in Atlanta, GA to discuss issues related to antibiotic resistance and to work toward increased antibiotic stewardship, in both human medicine and animal health. Throughout the dialogue, attention was focused on specific areas which can be measured in order to verify the progress made in reducing antimicrobial resistance.
Convened by the National Institute for Animal Agriculture (NIAA) and supported by several industry stakeholders, commodity groups, and public health entities, this national symposium brought together a broad cross-section of professionals to share relevant science and develop consensus on those key areas in which the most progress may be made [Conference Connection].
Airborne Transmission Of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) And Lessons For Pigs - Dr. Carmen Alonso, from the 2015 Allen D. Leman Swine Conference, September 19-22, 2015, St. Paul, Minnesota, USA.
Nick Giordano Vice President and Counsel, Global Government Affairs for the National Pork Producers Council explains why Mandatory COOL action must be taken by the Senate to stop significant retaliation by Canada and Mexico.
How the industry is moving toward implementation of labeled use changes for antibiotics and discussing those changes with consumers and key retailers of pork products, NPPC Vice President of Industry Relations Dallas Hockman also looks at the mis-informed and misleading Consumer Reports antibiotic resistance article.