LASA LARN Meeting – Poultry in Biomedical Research
6th Meeting of the Large Animal Research Network (LARN)
Session 1 – Poultry in Biomedical Research
Tuesday 11th May 2-4pm
This session includes talks from Dr Vicky Sandilands (SRUC) a poultry behaviour and welfare scientist with over 20 years experience and Professor Venugopal Nair OBE (The Pirbright Institute) who has nearly 30 years experience in avian diseases.
14:00 – Poultry in animal experiments at SRUC
Dr Vicky Sandilands, SRUC
14:50 – Innovations in control of avian diseases for sustainable healthy poultry production
Professor Venugopal Nair OBE, The Pirbright Institute
15:45 – Questions and close.
This session is free for LASA members and £15 for non-members.
Further sessions are being held on laboratory swine (18th May) and sheep models and learning more about influenza in pigs (25th May).