Veterinary Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing (VETCAST) conference and workshop - Toulouse, 12-15 September, 2017

 Published: 12 May 2017 | Last Updated: 12 May 2017 11:32

The European College of Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology (ECVPT) and the ESCMID Study Group for Veterinary Microbiology (ESGVM) are pleased to announce a Veterinary Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing (VETCAST) international conference that will be held in Toulouse (France). The programme is suitable for researchers in microbiology and pharmacology and other branches of veterinary science as well as PhD students, residents of EBVS colleges, and professionals working in academia, the animal health industry or regulatory affairs.  THe programme will consist of:

  • A one-day conference for a broad overview of the main ways to determine clinical breakpoints for AST, (12 September 2017)
  • A 3-day workshop to train for quantitative methods (13-15 September 2017)

More details are included in the provisional programme. For more infromation regarding the programme please contact ECVPT diplomate Pierre-Louis Toutain

The conference will be held at the HOTEL MERCURE TOULOUSE CENTRE COMPANS, 8 esplanade Compans-Caffarelli – Boulevard Lascrosses – 31000 Toulouse France. A reduced rate per night including breakfast is available for conference attendees.

Registration closes on July 31st. For more information regarding registration please contact: Valérie Defforge