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Future Vet - Cattle Practice 2021 and Beyond

About this event

Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health is delighted to invite you to our Future Vet 2021 webinar series. Details of events are listed below.

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The veterinary landscape in Ireland is changing at an unprecedented pace. Our virtual event will provide you with free world-class CPD across a range of topics including BRD, mastitis and parasite control. On the final night there will also be a roundtable discussion addressing some of the key topics affecting the profession going into 2021 and beyond.

Running across four consecutive evenings from the 25th to the 28th January 2021 at 7.30pm, our interactive event will give you the opportunity to put your questions to the speakers and access the latest thinking across a range of key subject areas.


25th January 7.30pm - Calf Health: Offering the latest developments in BRD prevention – achieving value beyond antibiotics

What can vets in practice learn from poultry housing to help their farmers rear calves?

Dr Conor McAloon MVB DECBHM PhD, University College Dublin

Dr Barry Thorp BVMS PhD DipECPVS MRCVS, Prognostix

Practical advice on calf nutrition to optimise health and production

Martin Kavanagh MVB MRCVS Cert DHH, Cow Solutions

Providing calves with the boost needed to excel: An update on recent research on calf immunity

Leon Duffy BAgrSc DVM Cert DHH, Veterinary Adviser, Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health


26th January 7.30pm - Udder Health: A future focus for mastitis treatment

The problem of decision making around mastitis control and treatment, when information is limited. Making the best use of what is available to give practical, bespoke advice


The Scandinavian experience of narrow spectrum treatment of mastitis

Dr Thomas Manske DVM PhD, Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health

An Introduction to Boehringer’s new mastitis therapy checklist: A tool for vets to use alongside farmers to aid decision-making

Leon Duffy BAgrSc DVM Cert DHH, Veterinary Adviser, Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health


27th January 7.30pm - Parasite control: Change in prescribing post 2022 and how vets can adjust

Sustainable worm control in cattle - Where do we go from here?

Prof. Eric Morgan MA VetMB PhD DipEVPC MRCVS, School of Biological Sciences, Queen's University, Belfast

Increasing engagement in parasite control - A practitioner's perspective

Kieran O'Mahony MVB, Glen Veterinary, XL Vets

Influencing and motivating your clients to change their approach to parasite control

Owen Atkinson BVSc DCHP MRCVS, Dairy Veterinary Consultancy


28th January 7.30pm - Roundtable Discussion

An opportunity to hear diverse perspectives on opportunities and challenges facing cattle vets, and the broader industry, in 2021 and beyond.

Findlay J. MacBean BSc (Agric) DipMgmt DipM, Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health (Chairperson)

Marie Louise Ryan, MVB, Cert DHH, Mulcair Vets

Finola Mc Coy, MVB, MSc, Animal Health Ireland

Dr Michael Doherty, BVM&S Dip. ECBHM Dip. ECSRHM PhD, Dean UCD Veterinary School

Dr Simon Doherty, BVMS Cert AqV MRQA CBiol FRSB ARAgS FRCVS, Blackwater Consultancy Ltd.

Conor Geraghty, MVB, Cert DHH, Farmgate Veterinary Group

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