General Session:

The Welcome and Plenary Session begins at 9:00 AM CT in Rudder 601. The Agenda for the morning session is: Welcome Statements - Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences o Dr. Eleanor M. Green, Dean Keynote Presentation (PDF) o Dr. Andy Schwartz, Texas Animal Health Commission Plenary Session - State and County Resources and Capabilities for Responding to Animals in Emergencies (PDF coming soon) o Dr. Dick Green o Dr. Vic Spain Plenary Session - Briefing, Updates, and Discussion on National Capabilities and Catastrophic Planning (PDF) o Anne McCann o Dr. Dick Green o Dr. Jimmy Tickel Breaks are at 10:00 AM and 3:30 PM CT. Lunch will begin at 12:00 PM CT in the Exhibitor Hall. Check often for session updates.
Protecting the entire family. Wednesday’s 2016 Summit Agenda
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National Alliance of State Animal and Agricultural Emergency Programs Summit
Rudder - Room 401
1:15 - 2:15 PM CT - Biosecurity Considerations for Equine Emergency Sheltering (PDF) - Dr. Rebecca McConnico 2:30 - 3:30 PM CT - Chronic Wasting Disease Response in Texas (PDF) - Dr. Brian Bohl 4:00 - 5:00 PM CT - Tuberculosis Response in Texas - Dr. David Finch

Rudder -  Room 404

1:15 - 2:15 PM CT - Animal Planning Issues in a Disaster (PDF) - Dr. Wesley Bissett and Holli Tietjen 2:30 - 3:30 PM CT - Updates on Initiatives from the Zoo and Aquarium All Hazards Preparedness, Response, and Recovery (ZAHP) Fusion Center (PDF) - Dr. Yvonne Nadler and Dr. Jimmy Tickel 4:00 - 5:00 PM CT - Beyond Secure Zoo:  Incorporating Managed Non-domestic Species into Animal Emergency and Disaster Preparedness and Response Planning (PDF) - Dr. Michelle Willette and Dr. Anna Allen

Rudder - Room 504

1:15 - 2:15 PM CT - Obtaining Equipment for Animal Disease Response - A Look at How North Carolina Obtained Funding for Emergency Foaming Units (PDF) - Sharron Stewart 2:30 - 3:30 PM CT - Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) Panel  (PDF) - moderator Dr. Mike Neault; Panel:  Dr. Minden Buswell (WA), Dr. Cathy Furness ( Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs), Dr. Kathy Jorgensen (MN), Dr. Darlene Konkle (WI), Dr. Sandra Norman (IN), Dr. Barbara Porter- Spalding (USDA), and Dr. David Schmitt (IA) 4:00 - 5:00 PM CT - Disinfection Processes at Disease Events Using the Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) Event as an Example (PDF) (Video) - Dr. Bruce Akers

Rudder - Room 510

1:15 - 2:15 PM CT - National Animal Rescue and Sheltering Coalition (NARSC) Update and Case Study from South Carolina Deployment (PDF) - Eric Thompson, Dr. Charlotte Krugler, and Shannon Walajtys 2:30 - 3:30 PM CT - North Carolina Department of Agriculture and ASPCA Response:  A Case Study of Building Partnerships and Capabilities (PDF) - Dr. Patricia Norris and Tim Rickey 4:00 - 5:00 PM CT - The Texas A&M Veterinary Emergency Team (VET) and Texas Task Force - 1:  Supporting Search and Rescue Canines During Deployment (PDF) - Dr. Debra Zoran