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10/09/2019
  • Animal Disease Emergencies - The Veterinarian’s role 10/09/2019  8:30 am - 4:30 pm Jerrabomberra Wetlands Centre, Fyshwick ACT

    Who: This seminar is being organised by the ACT Government for veterinarians in the ACT and surrounding areas.
    Content: The seminar will highlight the responsibilities of veterinarians in an Animal Disease Emergency. The following topics will be covered:

    • What is an animal disease emergency? 
    • What is the veterinarian's role?   
    • Where do you look for information and procedures to follow in an animal disease emergency?  
    • How do you submit suspect exotic disease samples to the laboratory?  
    • Does one disinfectant chemical suit all situations?  
    • The care and use of personal protective equipment.  
    • Moving on and off an ‘infected’ premise.  

    Continuing Professional Development: VetEd points to be confirmed.
    Cost: There is no registration fee. Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea will be provided.
    Contact: Please contact Kyeelee Driver at Kyeelee.driver@act.gov.au or 6207 2357 for further information or to register your attendance.

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