LASA LARN Meeting – Poultry in Biomedical Research

Date: 11/05/2021








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). 

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