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Veterinary Science and Medicine (26/9/2014)

Date:26 September 2014
Venue:Connie Fan Multi-media Conference Room, 4/F Cheng Yick-chi Building, City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon
Admission:Free of charge

Veterinary Science and Medicine

26/09/2014 Programme Leaflet (PDF)




2:00 – 2:15pm     


2:15 – 2:25pm Welcoming Remarks
2:25 – 2:55pm

Presentation 1:

How Emerging Technologies Limit and Expand Zoological and Conservation Medicine with Examples

Dr Paolo MARTELLI, Chief Veterinarian,
Ocean Park Corporation

2:55 – 3:25pm

Presentation 2:

Equine Sports Medicine: Diagnostic Technology at the Hong Kong Jockey Club

Dr Michael HURLEY, Veterinary Surgeon,
The Hong Kong Jockey Club

3:25 – 3:55pm

Presentation 3: 

Finding the Genes Underlying Complex Traits in the Domestic Dog

Dr Adam BOYKO, Assistant Professor,
Department of Biomedical Sciences,

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine

3:55 – 4:25pm

Presentation 4: 

Translational Research in a Laboratory Animal Setting – Anthropomorphism to Animal Emotions

Dr Anthony JAMES, Manager and Attending Veterinarian, Laboratory Animal Research Center,
Qatar University

4:25 – 4:45pm

Q & A
4:45 – 5:30pm Networking and refreshment

Contact Information
Ms. Fanny Ho
Tel: 3442 6859