Module 12: Animal Disease Traceability

Wednesday, October 3, 2018
1:30 PM to 3:00 PM

This module reviews the aspects of the Animal Disease Traceability (ADT) regulation including official identification devices and methods, required documentation for interstate movement of livestock, and the responsibilities of accredited veterinarians as it pertains to ADT. This module concludes with a scenario involving cattle movement to emphasize some important aspects of ADT. Several handouts are provided for future reference.

Program Track:  APHIS

CE Credits:  1.5

Available To:  All Attendees

Fee:  $0.00

Sponsored By:  APHIS

Speaker(s)

Gregory Ramos DVM, MPVM

Dr. Ramos graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Animal Science from the University of Hawaii-Manoa. He received his DVM and MPVM degrees from University of California-Davis. He spent 7 years in large animal practice in California and Nevada. Dr. Ramos joined USDA-APHIS Veterinary Services in 2003 and spent 5 years as a field VMO in CA. He is currently an Epidemiologist for USDA-APHIS-VS-SPRS District 6 and is located in Carson City, Nevada