Detailed programme 

WEDNESDAY 22 MAY 2019 

11h00 - 13h30 REGISTRATION AND POSTER DISPLAY (11h00 - 17h00) - Central hall

 

13h00 – 13h30 WELCOME AND OPENING - Grote zaal

  • Welcome Note
  • Pork Production in The Netherlands - Anton Pijpers

 

13h30 – 15h00 KEYNOTE SESSION: PIG HEALTH MANAGEMENT 4.0 - Grote zaal

Chaired by Heiko Nathues and Tineke van de Veerdonk

  • Big data in pig epidemiology - John Berezowski
  • Smart date in health managment - Daniel Berckmans
  • Round table discussion

 

15h00 – 15h30 COFFEE BREAK AND POSTER VIEWING

Coffee break: Grote zaal foyer, Plein 5 & 6, Pandora and Pandora foyer

Poster viewing: Balkon 1 and Pandora

 

15h30 – 17h30 PARALLEL SESSION: HERD HEALTH MANAGEMENT & ECONOMY - Grote zaal

Chaired by Arjan Stegeman and Kazimierz Tarasiuk

  • Applications of population-based methods for PRRS monitoring and surveillance in breeding herds undergoing virus elimination - Daniel Linhares
  • Development and initial evaluation of an integrated system utilizing low power bluetooth beacons, sensors and a cloud-based platform to concurrently measure near-real time movement of pigs, semen, feed, supplies, assets and personnel throughout a large pig production network in the United States - Dale Polson
  • Differences between Dutch and Belgian pig farmers with respect to their biosecurity level and antimicrobial usage within the i-4-1-Health project - Nele Caekebeke
  • Measuring the respiratory pathogen burden in growing pigs to estimate the impact of disease - Rachel Stika
  • Modelling the effect of respiratory disease on production performance of farrow-to-finish pig herds - Maria Rodrigues da Costa
  • Colostrum intake in pigs: analysis of the varying factors in 10 commercial farms - Catherine Belloc

 

15h30 – 17h30 PARALLEL SESSION: RESIDENT SESSION - Hertz

Chaired by Mari Heinonen and Tijs Tobias

  • The successful eradication of Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae from Norwegian pig herds – 10 years later - Stine Margrethe Gulliksen
  • Under the shadow of African Swine Fever: a collection of cases of piglets with haemorrhages - Lucía Dieste-Pérez
  • Impact of washing and disinfection of mammary glands on sow and piglet health and performance - Alexandra Schoos
  • Edema disease vaccination as a tool for reducing antibiotic use after weaning in a Shigatoxin 2e positive farm - Susana Mesonero-Escuredo
  • Case of listeriosis in fattening pigs with hemorrhagic diarrhea and sudden death - Lukas Schwarz

 

17h40 – 18h40 ECPHM ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING - Hertz

Diplomates and Residents only

 

18h00 – 19h30 WELCOME RECEPTION - Plein 5 & 6

 

20h00 - 23h00 PUB CRAWL

THURSDAY 23 MAY 2019 

08h00 REGISTRATION DESK OPENS - Grote zaal foyer, Plein 5 & 6, Pandora and Pandora foyer

 

08h30 – 10h00 KEYNOTE SESSION: ANTIMICROBIAL STEWARDSHIP IN PIG HEALTH MANAGEMENT - Grote zaal

Chaired by Hetty Schreurs and Giovanbattista Guadagnini

  • Antimicrobial Stewardship in pig health management - Jaap Wagenaar
  • AM reduction in practice - Andreas Palzer
  • Round table discussion

 

10h00 – 10h30 COFFEEBREAK AND POSTER VIEWING

Coffeebreak: Grote Zaal foyer, Plein 5 & 6, Pandora and Pandora foyer

Poster viewing: Balkon 1 and Pandora

 

10h30 – 12h30 PARALLEL SESSION: VIRAL DISEASES - Grote zaal

Chaired by Javier Martinez Lobo and Andreas Palzer

  • Frequency of Porcine circovirus 3 detection in serum of pigs with respiratory and digestive disorders - Viviane Saporiti
  • Mutations in antigenic sites of the hemagglutinin protein following influenza vaccination - Pia Ryt-Hansen
  • Impact of PCV2 co-infection on replication level of a field vaccine-like PRRSV-1 strain - Julie Eclercy
  • Multisystemic inflammation in piglets in a herd with congenital tremor and concurrent deformities - Susanna Williamson
  • Is ORF5 nucleotide sequence analysis sufficient for tracing PRRSV-1 strains? - Jos Dortmans
  • Analysis of resilience markers in relation to abortion rate in pigs - Lorenzo Fraile

 

10h30 – 12h30 PARALLEL SESSION: VETERINARY PUBLIC HEALTH - Hertz

Chaired by Peter van der Wolf and Helle Stege

  • Effect of group vaccination of sows and gilts against Salmonella Typhimurium on Salmonella serology and excretion in sows and their offspring - Linda Peeters
  • Welfare Assessment of Fattening Pigs using routinely collected and edited Production Data - Julia Grosse-Kleimann
  • An intervention study to foster antimicrobial usage decrease in farrow-to-finish pig herds through veterinarian advice - Pascal Sanders
  • Understanding hepatitis E virus (HEV) dynamics in a farrow-to-finish pig farm using experimental, field and modelling data - Morgane Salines
  • Applying Salmonella vaccination at the top of a UK pig production pyramid - Judy Bettridge
  • Trends in antimicrobial consumption in Danish pig production in 2014-2017 and the first six months of 2018 - Nicolai Weber

 

12h30 – 13h30 LUNCH BREAK AND POSTER VIEWING

Lunch break: Grote zaal, Plein 5 & 6, Pandora, Pandora foyer, Balkon 1

Poster viewing: Balkon 1 and Pandora

 

13h30 – 15h00 KEYNOTE SESSION: PIGS WITH LONG TAILS - Grote zaal

Chaired by Theo Geudeke and Thomas Würth

  • Pigs with long tails, the EU perspective - Desmond Maguire
  • Keeping pigs with long tails is possible - Nicole Kemper
  • Round table discussion

 

15h00 – 15h20 EAPHM, PETER HOGEDAL AWARD AND JPHM PRESENTATION - Grote zaal

 

15h20 - 16h20 PARALLEL SESSION: BACTERIAL DISEASES - Grote zaal

Chaired by Dominiek Maes and Isabel Hennig-Pauka

  • Spatial spread of M. hyopneumoniae in a wean-to-finish barn - Seth Krantz
  • Evaluation of the extent of Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae (Mhyo) shedding from gilts to their progeny in seven Mhyo endemic piggeries in Australia - Ruel Pagoto
  • Prevalence of post-weaning diarrhoea in Danish herds not using medicinal zinc and antimicrobial batch treatment at weaning - Jens Peter Nielsen

 

15h20 – 16h20 PARALLEL SESSION: WELFARE AND NUTRITION - Hertz

Chaired by Leo van Leengoed and Marco Terreni

  • Tail bites in free-range based finisher pig systems – prevalence and risk factors - Hanne Kongsted
  • The influence of a 16-hour delay in solid feed provisioning on the feed intake and performance of weanling piglets - Sarah de Smet
  • Do weaners have gastric ulcers? - Juan Miguel Peralvo Vidal

 

16h20 – 16h40 COFFEE BREAK AND POSTER VIEWING

Coffee break: Grote zaal foyer, Plein 5 & 6, Pandora and Pandora foyer

Poster viewing: Balkon 1 and Pandora

 

16h40 – 18h00 PARALLEL SESSION: BACTERIAL DISEASES II - Grote zaal

Chaired by Dominiek Maes and Isabel Hennig-Pauka

  • Outbreak of “new” neonatal diarrhea in a Norwegian swine herd - a case report - Helene Wisløff
  • Development of a Streptococcus suis serotype 9 animal model – dose finding study - Jobke van Hout
  • Assessment of the Salmonella status in 118 farms in Germany from January 2015 to July 2018 - Kathrin Lillie-Jaschniski
  • First description of co-infection with Brachyspira hyodysenteriae and Entamoeba polecki in a fattening pig with severe diarrhoea - Joaquim Segalés

 

16h40 – 18h00 PARALLEL SESSION: MISCELLANEOUS - Hertz

Chaired by Leo van Leengoed and Marco Terreni

  • Dental and periodontal disease in sows euthanised or found dead on conventional Finnish farms - camilla Munsterhjelm
  • Network analysis of pigs movements in Argentina: basic reproduction rate in relation with of farms biosecurity - Laura Valeria Alarcón
  • Economic impact of swIAV outbreak in a 1000 sow herd - Evelyne Gaillard
  • Active surveillance of PRRSV in breeding, nursery and finishing farms from carcasses - Jordi Baliellas

 

18h10 – 19h10 EAPHM ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING - Hertz

Open for all interested delegates

 

20h00 - 23h00 FAREWELL DINNER - Hertz

Extra ticked needed

Dresscode: Smart Casual

FRIDAY 24 MAY 2019 

08h00 REGISTRATION DESK OPENS - Grote zaal foyer, Plein 5 & 6, Pandora and Pandora foyer

 

08h30h – 10h00 KEYNOTE SESSION: ASF IN EUROPE - Grote zaal

Chaired by Alex Eggen and Rick Janssen

  • ASF updates and review of applied measures; practical experiences - Philippe Houdart
  • ASF political experiences - Andrea Gavinelli
  • Round table discussion

 

10h00 – 10h30 COFFEE BREAK AND POSTER VIEWING

Coffee break: Grote zaal foyer, Plein 5 & 6, Pandora and Pandora foyer

Poster viewing: Balkon 1 and Pandora

 

10h30 – 12h30 PARALLEL SESSION: IMMUNOLOGY AND VACCINOLOGY - Grote zaal

Chaired by Paolo Martelli and Joaquim Segalés

  • Contamination level of syringes used to administer porcine vaccines in Belgium and the Netherlands - Annelies Michiels
  • PRRS post-vaccinal immune response to MLV in PRRS multivaccinated sows - Olivier Bourry
  • Effect of early PRRSV (Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome virus) vaccination on pig health and performance: the earlier the better? - Michele Drigo
  • Humoral and cellular immune responses after administration of innovative Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae bacterins in pigs - Anneleen Matthijs
  • Colostrum immune transfer evaluation in pigs by using Flu HI test at 3 weeks of age - Philippe Leneveu
  • Assessment of the replication of Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome modified live virus attenuated vaccines in porcine alveolar macrophages - Monica Balasch

 

10h30 – 12h30 PARALLEL SESSION: REPRODUCTION - Hertz

Chaired by Olli Peltoniemi and Johannes Kauffold

  • Effect of IGF-1 level at weaning on subsequent luteal development and progesterone production in primiparous sows - Taehee Han
  • Evolution of reproductive performance in Spanish farms in the last 10 years and prediction for 2020. Impact of farms’ size - Carlos Pineiro
  • Use of a progesterone on-farm kit detection (Ovu-Check®) to improve gilts management in a commercial farm - Jiménez Marta
  • Differences in return to estrus rate and number of total born piglets caused by variations in peoples’ artificial insemination technique - Alexander Grahofer
  • Transabdominal ultrasound examination of sows to improve the reproduction – a field study - István Makkai
  • Pre-farrowing supplement through drinking water reduces stillbirth - Pieter Langendijk

 

12h30 – 13h00 CLOSING CEREMONY/ESPHM 2020 IN BERN - Grote zaal

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VENUE

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Vredenburgkade 11

3511 WC Utrecht

The Netherlands

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