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Infectious Disease Update - a look back at 2020

Outline

Length
53m 35s
Subject
Infectious Disease
Published
07 Jun 2021
Expiry
31 Dec 2021
Talk type
Talk
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About this Talk

A pre-recorded webinar taking a look back at infectious disease in 2020.

Speaker biographies

Dr Richard Newton

After several years in general mixed practice Richard joined the Animal Health Trust, based near Newmarket, Suffolk, the headquarters of British racing, where he acquired a breadth of experience in the epidemiology, surveillance and control of a range of equine infectious diseases, including influenza, strangles and equine herpesvirus. He was the Director of Epidemiology and Disease Surveillance and Acting Director of Research at the Trust when it closed in July 2020. Richard and his immediate team have been retained by the UK Thoroughbred racing and breeding industry and they continue to provide global disease surveillance and advice on disease prevention strategies and management of outbreaks.