The American Association of Extension Veterinarians (AAEV) and Texas A&M AgriLife Extension are please to sponsor the Extension Session of the 2014 US BVDV Symposium.  The Extension Session will be held in College Station Texas on August 3, 2014 and can be attended live or by Webinar.  The Texas State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners has approved 5 hours of CE for attendance by webinar or 9 hours CE for in person attendance.   Registration can be completed online.

Those registering for attendance by webinar will have instructions sent to their email address 2 weeks prior to the meeting.

The cost is $25.00 for AAEV members and $50 for non members. 

Planned sessions include:

10:00-3:30 Webinar sponsored by American Association of Extension Veterinarians

8:00-8:30 David Riley: Quantification of eye pigmentation in cattle with white faces

8:30-9:00 Jason Sawyer: Metaphylaxis study

9:00-9:30 Gary Williams: Bee Synch Program                                                                  

9:30-10:00 Tom Welsh: Stress and immune Function

10:00-10:15 Carla Huston: AAEV Moderator: Introduction of special guests and start program

10:15-11:00 Russ Daly:  BVD Basics

11:00-11:45 Julia Ridpath and John Wenzel:  Clearing Diagnostic Confusion

11:45-12:00 Erika Downey: Abstract: Leukopenia differences following BVDV 1b challenge in vaccinated Angus-Nellore steers

12:00-12:15 Stephanie Yang: Abstract: Systematic Review Modified Live Vs. Killed BVD Vaccines

12:15-1:15 Dale Grotelueschen and Dave Smith: Strategic BVD Control

1:15-1:45 Bob Larson: BVD Consult-Practical Tool for Practitioner and Producer

1:45-2:00 Jocelyn Johnson: Abstract: BVD control programs in Brazil

2:00-3:30 Panel of speakers Moderated by Allen Roussel, College of Veterinary Medicine

3:30-5:00 Tom Hairgrove:  Stocker Cattle- Challenges in Need of Solutions