PRELIMINARY PROGRAM:

July 11, 2018

MORNING SESSION


Guest speaker: Dr. Rob Moore, ‘Genomics overview on Clostridium perfringens’, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Australia

  • Biology of Clostridium perfringens and the ‘omics’ of Clostridium perfringens
  • Posters session
    (for graduate students competition)

AFTERNOON SESSION


  • Pathogenesis of Clostridium perfringens
  • Virulence of Clostridium perfringens
  • Pathologies caused by Clostridium perfringens
    Banquet and Best Graduate student poster awards

July 12, 2018

MORNING SESSION


Guest speaker: Dr. Filip Van Immerseel, ‘Controlling the necrotic enteritis threat without antibiotics, a European experience’ Ghent University, Belgium

  • Epidemiology of necrotic enteritis
  • Risk factors and their control
  • Posters session

AFTERNOON SESSION


  • Diagnostic and future control of necrotic enteritis
  • Vaccination
    Closing remarks