1st Swine diseases WG meeting

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Sun, 05/03/2009 - 16:15 - Mon, 05/04/2009 - 16:15
Port au Prince, Haiti

On May 3 and 4, 2009, the CSFworking group of CaribVET convened a working session at the Hotel "Karibe" in Port au Prince, Haiti.

During this workshop, different topics were presented: presentation of CaribVET and its CSF working group, information regarding Teschovirus disease in Haiti, situation of CSF in Haiti, Dominican Republic and Cuba (only Caribbean countries concerned by this disease), risk analysis to CSF in animal health and presentation of the surveillance manual for the region.

Following this workshop, members of the CSF working group discussed and made recommendations on the activities of the coming year.


General presentation

Emerging viruses in animal population by Dra Maria-Irian Percedo-Abreu

Animal Health Risk Analysis by Dr Cristobal Zepeda

OIE quality standard and guidelines for veterinary laboratories: infectious diseases


Presentations about CSF

A brief review of Classical Swine Fever by Dr Ming Y.Deng

Classical swine fever in Jamaica by Dr Gillian Ellis

Classical swine fever statuts in the Americans

Classical swine fever in Cuba by Dra Dagmar Rousseaux Lamoth

Project Control and Eradication of Classical Swine Fever in the Dominican Republic by Dr Angel Ventura

Second Annual review by the Working Group between APHIS and the Governments of Dominican Republic and Haiti for the Classical Swine Fever Eradication Program by Dr Angel Ventura

Program against Classical Swine Fever


Presentation about Teschovirus encephalomyelitis

Teschovirus encephalomyelitis by Dr Ming Y.Deng

Emerging viruses502.16 KB
Risk analysis695.08 KB
OIE quality standard758.51 KB
Brief review of CSF825.65 KB
CSF in americas233.94 KB
CSF Cuba4.17 MB
CSF DR900.72 KB
CSF Haiti1.27 MB
Programme against CSF1.58 MB
Teschovirus275.88 KB


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