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Antibiotics Council

Antimicrobial Resistance: Do We Know Everything? - Dr. Sid Thakur, Assistant Professor, North Carolina State University, from the 2013 NIAA Merging Values and Technology conference, April 15-17, 2013, Louisville, KY, USA.

Dr. Sid Thakur, Assistant Professor, North Carolina State University, studies antibiotic resistance on farm, slaughter, retail, and human environments. Dr. Thakur states that antimicrobial resistance is an international problem. Additionally antimicrobial and antibiotic use spans all parts of the chain from farm, food processing, food services, food retail, and home.

Legislative/Regulatory Update (Congress activities, regulatory activities, AVMA stance) - Dr. Christine Hoang, Assistant Director, Scientific Activities Division, American Veterinary Medical Association, from the 2013 NIAA Merging Values and Technology conference, April 15-17, 2013, Louisville, KY, USA.

This presentation was removed May 29, 2015 at the request of the National Milk Producers Federation - “The information in it has since become quite out of date since 2013”.

Milk and Dairy Beef Residues: Incidence & Communications - Mrs. Betsy Flores, Senior Director, Animal Health & Welfare, National Milk Producers Federation, from the 2013 NIAA Merging Values and Technology conference, April 15-17, 2013, Louisville, KY, USA.

Balancing People, Animals and the Planet - Jim Fallon, Coalition for Sustainable Agriculture, from the 2013 NIAA Merging Values and Technology conference, April 15-17, 2013, Louisville, KY, USA.

Jim Fallon, Coalition for Sustainable Agriculture, shares a model for sustainable agriculture. He also outlines the work done to understand and implement sustainable uses of antibiotics and sow housing.

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Veterinarian’s Oversight of Antimicrobials - Dr. Christine Hoang, American Veterinary Medical Association, from the 2012 Annual Conference of the National Institute for Animal Agriculture, March 26 - 29, Denver, CO, USA.