City University of Hong Kong-HK

International Animal Welfare Symposium
21 – 22 November 2013

Speaker and Organizations

This symposium will have a number of distinguished international speakers as well as speakers from local animal welfare organisations and the administration. These speakers and organisations include:

Dr. Elizabeth Berliner
Janet L. Swanson Director of Shelter Medicine
College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, USA

Professor Donald M. Broom
Colleen Macleod Professor of Animal Welfare
Centre for Animal Welfare and Anthrozoology
Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge, UK

Ms. Cheung Yuen Man
Committee Member, Animal Earth

Mr. Tony Ho
Chief Officer Inspectorate,
Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Hong Kong)

Dr. Anthony James
Head of Animal Facilities, Macquarie University, Australia

Professor Brenda McCowan
Director, International Institute for Human-Animal Networks
School Veterinary Medicine, UC Davis, USA

Dr. Melinda Merck
Forensics Consulting, LLC, USA

Professor Ranald Munro
Professor of Forensics @@Veterinary Pathology, University of Edinburgh, UK

Mr. David Neale
Animal Welfare Director, Animals Asia

Dr. Jill Robinson
Founder and CEO, Animals Asia

Ms Elaine Siu
Co-head, STOP!-Save Hong Kong’s Cats and Dogs

Dr. Brian Stewart
Head of Equine Welfare and Veterinary Services,
Equine Welfare and Veterinary Department, Racing Victoria, Australia

Dr. Esther To
Veterinary Officer, The Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department, Hong Kong

Professor Natalie Waran
Director, Jeanne Marchig International Centre for Animal Welfare Education
Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, University of Edinburgh, UK

Professor Amanda S Whitfort
Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong

Dr. Fiona Woodhouse
Deputy Director (Welfare), Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Hong Kong)

Dr. Hektor Yan
Assistant Professor, Department of Public Policy, City University of Hong Kong