Workshop: An integrated Approach to Controlling Brucellosis in Africa

Addis Ababa

January 29 to 31, 2013





Agenda
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
07:00-08:00
Registration and sign up for Breakout Sessions
08:00-08:30
Opening Session
08:30-08:50
Presentation
08:50-09:10
Presentation
09:10-09:30
Presentation
09:30-09:50
Presentation
09:50-10:15
Break
10:15-10:40
Presentation
10:40-11:00
Presentation
11:00-11:20
Presentation
11:20-11:40
Presentation
11:40-12:00
Presentation
12:00:12:20
Conclusions and Overview of Makeup of Workshop
  • Delia Grace, ILRI, Kenya
12:20-13:30
Lunch
13:30-15:30
Breakout Sessions
  • Diagnostics – Serological Screening Tests (Room 14)
  • Biosafety (Room 13)
  • Epidemiology – Large Ruminants (Auditorium 1)
  • Vaccination and Control – Small Ruminants (Auditorium 2)
15:30-16:00
Break
16:00-18:00
Breakout Sessions
  • Diagnostics – Confirmatory Tests (Room 14)
  • Epidemiology-Small Ruminants (Auditorium 1)
  • Vaccination and Control-Large Ruminants (Auditorium 2)
18:30
Dinner
Wednesday, January 30, 2013
08:00-08:15
Research Plenary Session
  • Welcome Eileen Thacker, USDA-ARS, USA
08:15-08:30
Presentation
08:30-08:45
Presentation
08:45-09:00
Presentation
09:00-09:15
Presentation
09:15-09:30
Presentation
09:30-09:45
Presentation
9:45-10:30
Break
10:30-12:30
Breakout Sessions
12:30-13:30
Lunch
13:30-15:30
Breakout Sessions
16:00-18:00
Open Q&A for Speakers
18:30- 19:30
Reception and Poster Viewing
Thursday, January 31, 2013
08:00-10:00
Breakout Sessions Report on Information
10:00-10:30
Break
10:30-12:00
Group Discussion
  • Identifying gaps, problems, successes
  • Mapping initiatives
  • Key research questions
12:00-13:00
Lunch
13:00-15:00
Conclusions and the way forward
  • Expectations
  • Opportunities
  • Collaborations
  • Resources