Vets from across the country are invited to join us to hear from a panel of experts who will provide an update on bluetongue and the current strain (BTV-3), that has been confirmed in cases in Kent and Norfolk.
It will provide vet practitioners with valuable information about BTV-3 that will help answer farmers questions.
In addition to this introductory webinar, a series of webinars is planned for the New Year. These will cover a range of topics relating to the bluetongue virus to provide further information and updates.
- Dr Joseph Henry, Chair of the Ruminant Health and Welfare bluetongue working group and President of the Sheep Veterinary Society
- Peter Mertens, Professor of Virology, School of Veterinary Medicine and Science, University of Nottingham
- Speakers from APHA / Defra / AHDB
Q & A session:
- Opportunity to ask questions of the speakers