International Society for Anthrozoology (ISAZ) 2020 Liverpool

Date: 03/09/2020

University of Liverpool





ISAZ 2020 is taking place on 3rd to 5th September and the theme is ‘One Health, One Welfare: Wellbeing for all in human-animal interactions’. It is well recognised that the health and welfare of humans and animals are inextricably linked: from welfare-friendly farming and safe food production to positive interactions with our companion animals and sustainability of our natural world. In this conference we will explore the links between human and animal wellbeing across a wide variety of human-animal interactions. The 2020 theme will be of course complemented with topics representing the wider field of anthrozoology was well. Presentations include poster sessions, talks from international researchers, and several plenary speakers who are at the forefront of their fields including:

Manoj Guatam (Jane Goodall Institute Nepal) on One Health One Welfare in animal conservation

Nicola Williams (University of Liverpool) on The link between antimicrobial resistance in humans and animals

Abigail Woods (King’s College London) on Intersections in histories of human and animal health

Risë VanFleet (Dog Behaviour Consultant) on Animal consent and welfare in animal therapy. 

The conference will take place in the Central Teaching Hub at the University of Liverpool which is situated near Liverpool City Centre and there will also be related satellite events available to attend (please see website for further information). 

Topics including animal welfare in animal therapy / assistance / service, companion animal welfare, cat-human interactions, equine-human interactions, animal law, animals in education and farm animal and food chains. 

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