Module 5: Vesicular Diseases

Wednesday, October 11, 2017
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Addresses the importance of foot-and-mouth disease, vesicular stomatitis, swine vesicular disease, and vesicular exanthema of swine in the United States. Clinical signs associated with the four vesicular diseases and specific biosecurity measures. This module takes the veterinarian through an interactive scenario investigating a possible vesicular disease outbreak on a swine farm. The process of reporting a possible vesicular disease case and the chain of events that occur in a foreign animal disease investigation.

Program Track:  APHIS

CE Credits:  1.5

Available To:  All Attendees

Fee:  $0.00

Sponsored By:  APHIS

Speaker(s)

Reed Hall DVM

Dr. Hall joined USDA, APHIS, Veterinary Services as a Veterinary Medical Officer in 2001 and currently serves as the Emergency Coordinator for Utah and Nevada. Dr. Hall earned his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Colorado State University in 1983. Prior to working for APHIS, Veterinary Services he worked six years in a mixed animal practice in Ogden, Utah and then twelve years for USDA, FSIS as a Supervisory Veterinary Medical Officer in Nebraska and Utah.