High pathogenicity avian influenza threat

 Thursday 25 July 2024   

 Drinks and nibbles from 6.30pm | Talk commences at 7pm

 Petfirst Veterinary Gisborne, (previously VetEnt Gisborne), 281 Gladstone Road, Gisborne

Description

We will discuss critical areas most likely to be affected by high pathogenicity avian influenza (HPAI) and share a list of critical contacts during an outbreak. Discussion will cover:

  • how to deal with outbreaks in critical areas
  • why and how we might close off an area
  • where veterinarians can get help
  • how veterinary clinics will operate during an outbreak (eg decontamination and processing protocols).

Speakers
Representatives from the Ministry of Primary Industries and Department of Conservation.

Cost

NZVA and NZVNA members: Complimentary
Non-members: $20.00

Contact

Ata Snow
Events Coordinator
P 04 831 1385
ata.snow@vets.org.nz