Open Science Research Excellence

ICAVS 2020 : International Conference on Animal and Veterinary Sciences

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
March 2 - 3, 2020

Call for Papers

ICAVS 2020 : International Conference on Animal and Veterinary Sciences is the premier interdisciplinary platform for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Animal and Veterinary Sciences. The conference will bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars in the domain of interest from around the world. Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:
  • Animal and Veterinary Sciences
  • Disease surveillance, biosecurity and emergency preparedness
  • Emerging diseases, e.g. avian influenza, west nile virus, BSE, etc.
  • Surveillance standards and procedures required to protect international trade
  • Establishment of adequate and achievable biosecurity systems
  • Emergency preparedness considerations for natural disaster(s) and foreign animal disease(s)
  • Production animal welfare and animal care
  • Animal transportation
  • Humane slaughter
  • Mass destruction of animals for disease control
  • Establishment of codes of practice for responsible animal care
  • Topics related to the humane handling of livestock throughout the food chain
  • Humane handling of livestock in animal production systems
  • Self regulation of farm animal welfare by industry
  • Judicious use of animal health products
  • International harmonization of new drug approval processes
  • Antimicrobial resistance
  • Antimicrobial use issues in companion animals
  • Emerging therapeutic products
  • Risks or benefits to agricultural practices that may result from restrictions being placed on antimicrobial use