73rd AVTRW Annual Conference
16th-17th September 2019
Moredun Research Institute, Edinburgh
The 2019 AVTRW Conference was held at the Moredun Research Institute, Pentlands Science Park, Edinburgh from 16th-17th September 2019.
The 2020 conference had particular emphasis on epidemiology, knowledge transfer, and pathology. The keynote speakers for the conference were:
Professor Dominic Mellor (University of Glasgow and Director of EPIC): "x Deep y Wide? Coherent evidence synthesis for disease control"
Professor Elisabeth Innes (Moredun Research Institute): "It’s good to talk: How knowledge exchange can drive collaboration and innovation"
Dr Henny Martineau (Royal Veterinary College): "Foxed by the Croyden Cat killer"
Location of conference
Moredun Research Institute, Pentlands Science Park, Bush Loan, Penicuik, Edinburgh , EH26 0PZ
The AVTRW is grateful to the following sponsors:
The Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) have generously sponsored the poster prizes for the 2019 conference.
Bioinformatics and Statistics Scotland run a programme of training courses targeted at scientists working in the biological and agricultural sciences, many of which may be relevant to conference delegates. For more details see http://www.bioss.ac.uk/training.html
More details regarding the scientific content of the conference can be found in the members' area.