Dr. Bill Epperson, a professor and head of the Department of Pathology and Population Medicine at Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine, moderated seven of the world’s leading parasitology experts in a discussion on emerging science in cattle parasite identification and resistance management.
In this exclusive interview, Dr. Epperson presents a summary of the situation in the U.S. and globally surrounding the threat of anthelmintic drug resistance revealed by the scientists who have the most information on it. He describes the key diagnostic and investigative tools both veterinarians and producers can use now to delay further resistance.
To view interviews from other focus group participants, click the following links: Dr. Bliss, Dr. Gasbarre, Dr. Zarlenga and Dr. Leathwick.
Further information can be found in the 2019 October issue of Bovine Veterinarian.