RUVASA Congress 2022

RuVASA (Ruminant Veterinary Association of South Africa) is a special interest group of SAVA (South African Veterinary Association). Membership is open to all veterinarians registered with the SAVC (South African Veterinary Council). Current members are dispersed throughout the country and neighbouring countries working in the private and public sector, universities, industries, laboratories and research institutions. Join event

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RuVASA (Ruminant Veterinary Association of South Africa) is a special interest group of SAVA (South African Veterinary Association). Membership is open to all veterinarians registered with the SAVC (South African Veterinary Council). Current members are dispersed throughout the country and neighbouring countries working in the private and public sector, universities, industries, laboratories and research institutions.

3
Days
35
Speakers
24
Sponsors
64
Sessions

Sponsors

Speakers

Marike Badenhorst
Marike Badenhorst
Chairperson RUVASA
Paul vd Merwe
Paul vd Merwe
President of SAVA and chairperson of the One Health/Disaster Committee SAVA
Alfred Kgasi
Alfred Kgasi
President SAVC
James Blignaut
James Blignaut
Faffa Malan
Faffa Malan
CEO RUVASA
Alicia Cloete
Alicia Cloete
Dewald Olivier
Dewald Olivier
Shaun Morris
Shaun Morris
Paul Reynolds
Paul Reynolds
Vice Chairman RUVASA
Danie Odendaal
Danie Odendaal
Chris van Dijk
Chris van Dijk
Rebone Moerane
Rebone Moerane
 Johan Oosthuizen
Johan Oosthuizen
EuF MD FAO
Matthew Carter
Matthew Carter
Tod Collins
Tod Collins
Gerhard Neethling
Gerhard Neethling
Francois Knowles
Francois Knowles
Willem van Jaarsveld
Willem van Jaarsveld
Gareth Bath
Gareth Bath
Mark Chimes
Mark Chimes
Jompie Burger
Jompie Burger
Heinz Meissner
Heinz Meissner
Theo de Jager
Theo de Jager
Gerhard Verdoorn
Gerhard Verdoorn
Sven Parsons
Sven Parsons
Johann Muller
Johann Muller
Adriaan van der Westhuizen
Adriaan van der Westhuizen
 Chantelle Erwee
Chantelle Erwee
Roberto Palomares
Roberto Palomares
 Gerhard vd Burgh
Gerhard vd Burgh
Gerhard Schutte
Gerhard Schutte
Leon de Beer
Leon de Beer
Mackie Hobson
Mackie Hobson
Riaan du Preez
Riaan du Preez
Quinton Coetzee
Quinton Coetzee

Agenda

07:00 - 08:00

07:00 Registration: All

Monday 9 May 2022

08:00 - 08:10

Welcome

Monday 9 May 2022

Marike Badenhorst

08:10 - 08:50

SAVA President and the role of RuVASA in the One Health Concept

Monday 9 May 2022

Paul vd Merwe

08:50 - 09:15

SAVC

Monday 9 May 2022

Alfred Kgasi

09:15 - 09:55

Succeeding in the wake of increased competition, social disintegration and environmental degradation: The role of the veterinarian. Keynote Speaker

Monday 9 May 2022

James Blignaut

09:55 - 10:05

Q and A: All

Monday 9 May 2022

10:05 - 10:30

TEA

10:30 - 10:40

Introduction to Session

Monday 9 May 2022

Faffa Malan

10:40 - 11:05

An update on certain controlled diseases

Monday 9 May 2022

Alicia Cloete

11:05 - 11:30

LITS - Where are we now?

Monday 9 May 2022

Dewald Olivier

11:30 - 12:05

FMD: 7 Feedlots later?

Monday 9 May 2022

Shaun Morris

12:05 - 12:15

Q and A: All

Monday 9 May 2022

12:15 - 12:30

Session sponsor: Octavoscene

Monday 9 May 2022

12:30 - 13:30

LUNCH

13:30 - 13:40

Introduction to Session

Monday 9 May 2022

13:40 - 14:05

Using the disease reporting system to the advantage of the livestock veterinary practice

Monday 9 May 2022

Danie Odendaal

14:05 - 14:30

Developing a vaccination plan and reminder system for beef cattle herds

Monday 9 May 2022

Danie Odendaal

14:30 - 14:55

Methodology developed over 35 years providing a beef cattle herd health service

Monday 9 May 2022

Danie Odendaal

14:55 - 15:05

Q and A: All

Monday 9 May 2022

15:05 - 15:20

Session Sponsor: Zoetis

Monday 9 May 2022

15:20 - 15:40

TEA

15:40 - 15:50

Introduction to Session

Monday 9 May 2022

Chris van Dijk

15:50 - 16:10

Primary Animal Health Care

Monday 9 May 2022

16:10 - 16:30

Small Herd Farmers: The role of the veterinarian and AHT

Monday 9 May 2022

Johan Oosthuizen

16:30 - 16:50

Training: An opportunity to us

Monday 9 May 2022

Matthew Carter

16:50 - 17:00

Q and A: All

Monday 9 May 2022

17:00 - 17:30

Session Sponsor: Hipra - Making immunity and vaccinology come alive

Monday 9 May 2022

17:30 - 18:30

AGM

Monday 9 May 2022

19:00 - 19:30

Braai

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