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Leman China Swine Conference

Key Contact: Frank Liu, Bob Morrison | Visit Activity Website

Activity Dates: 2012-current

Country(ies): China


Contact Information

liuxx063@umn.edu, bobm@umn.edu

Activity Description

In 2012, the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine organized the first Leman Swine Conference in Xi'an, China. The Conference presented the latest developments on swine research and production, disease surveillance and control, integration of production and public health, and their impacts on the global economy to China – the world’s biggest pork-producing country. Speakers at the conference represented experts from North American and China.

Activity Types

Education/Training, Research

Academic Health Center Units

College of Veterinary Medicine
     Swine Center

Sponsors

Boehringer Ingelheim, Zoetis

Activity Topics

Economics, Education, Environmental Health, Foodborne Illness, Influenza, Policy, Zoonotic Disease

Status

Current