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Fish Health and Welfare Conference

Day 6 of the IFM Festival of Fisheries

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Event details

Start
10 November 2020

Venue
Online

Course fees
£25

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Fish Health and Welfare Conference

The Institute of Fisheries Management is delighted to invite you to an afternoon of talks covering a range of fish health topics from across the UK and Europe.

Talks will cover the European eel, smelt, trout and coarse fish

We are very pleased to welcome Dr. Olga Haenen, Head of the National Reference Laboratory for Fish, Shellfish and Crustacean Diseases at Wageningen Bioveterinary Research in the Netherlands who will give a key note talk on Diseases of wild freshwater fish in the Netherlands

 

Event Fee

IFM Members £25

Non Members £40

If you attend all three of the paid events as a non-member the Institute will include membership for a year free of charge


The programme for the afternoon is below

The event will start promptly at 13.30

13.30 Paul Coulson (IFM) – Welcome and introduction to the session


13.40 Olga Haenen (Wageningen Bioveterinary Research)  – Diseases of wild freshwater fish in the Netherlands

14.15 Conor McCormick (Environment Agency) – Skin conditions of wild Salmonids


14.40 Q&A

15.00 Break


15.10 Ian Wellby (Blueroof Ltd) – Anguillicola crassus – how this parasite may inform policy on translocation and restocking of elvers

15.30 Georgina Collins (Brunel University) – Microsporidia in European smelt (Osmerus eperlanus) from the River Thames

15.50 Q&A and open forum


16.00 Close

 

Units covered

Fish Health and Welfare (virtual) Conference

The Institute of Fisheries Management is delighted to invite you to an afternoon of talks covering a range of fish health topics from across the UK and Europe.

Talks will cover the European eel, Smelt, Trout and coarse fish both in the UK and Europe

We are very pleased to welcome Dr. Olga Haenen, Head of the National Reference Laboratory for Fish, Shellfish and Crustacean Diseases at Wageningen Bioveterinary Research in the Netherlands who will give a key note talk on Diseases of wild freshwater fish in the Netherlands

 

Event Fee

IFM Members £25

Non Members £40

If you attend all three of the paid events as a non-member the Institute will include membership for a year free of charge

 

The programme for the afternoon is below

The event will start promptly at 13.30

13.30 Paul Coulson (IFM) - Welcome and introduction to the session


13.40 Olga Haenen (Wageningen Bioveterinary Research)  - Diseases of wild freshwater fish in the Netherlands

14.15 Conor McCormick (Environment Agency) - Salmon skin disease


14.35 Q&A

14.45 Break


14.55 Ian Wellby (Blueroof Ltd) - Anguillicola crassus - how this parasite may inform policy on translocation and restocking of elvers

15.15 Georgina Collins (Brunel University) - Parasites of the River Thames Smelt

15.35 TBC

15.55 Q&A and open forum


16.05 Close

 

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