Animal Science Symposium
2019 State Animal Science Symposium
June 17 - 18, 2019
UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine
One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616
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About the Symposium
The 4-H Animal Science Symposium is a train-the-trainer professional development conference with educational sessions on animal welfare and animal health led by specialists on animal welfare, animal health, and species-specific issues.
Who should attend
4-H staff, key 4-H adult volunteers, 4-H teen youth (13-19 year olds) and Future Farmers of America (FFA) supervisors/teachers
To download the event flier, please click here.
|Monday, June 17|
|11:00am-12:00pm||Welcome & Keynote Address|
|12:45pm-1:45pm||New 4-H Curriculum Showcase|
|1:50pm-2:50pm||Poultry Care & Welfare/Service Learning: Biosecurity & Predator|
|3:15pm-4:15pm||Poultry Care & Welfare/Service Learning: Biosecurity & Predator|
|4:15pm-4:45pm||Questions & Answers|
|Tuesday, June 18|
|8:30am-9:30am||4-H Goat Curriculum Activities Part I|
|9:45am-10:45am||4-H Goat Curriculum Activities Part II|
|11:00am-1:00pm||UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine Tour/Lunch|
|1:10pm-2:10pm||Expert Panel: Cooperative Extension Specialists|
|2:15pm-2:45pm||Wrap-up & Evaluations|
Schedule is subject to change
Joan Dean Rowe - BS, DVM, MPVM, PhD
Professor; Population Health & Reproduction
Research Focus:Reproductive epidemiology in cattle, sheep and goats; Caprine lentivirus infection: Caprine arthritis-encephalitis virus epidemiology and control; Caprine abortion and reproductive failure; Minor species drug approval (small ruminant); Small ruminant estrus synchronization
Martin Smith, Associate Specialist in Cooperative Extension, Department of Population Health and Reproduction, Veterinary Medicine Extension and Human Ecology, UC Davis, email@example.com, (530) 752-6894
Jessica Bautista, Program Advisor for STEM, UC ANR, firstname.lastname@example.org, (530) 750-1341
Cheryl L. Meehan, Staff Research Associate, UC Davis
Registration Opens Monday, March 11.
Space is limited to 50 Participants
20 spaces are reserved for teens (ages 13-19) on a first come, first serve basis.
Sponsorship opportunities are available for companies and individuals for the 4-H Animal Science Symposium. Please review the Sponsorship Levels for more details about the benefits of sponsorship. Please contact Jessica Bautista at email@example.com or (530) 750-1341 with any questions or to apply.
Keynote Sponsor: $5,000 +
Presenting Sponsor: $2,500 - $4,999
Partner Sponsor: $500 - $2,499