Program

2023 MAC Agenda

  • When:
    Tuesday, May 23 & Wednesday May 24, 2023
    11:00 AM (Tues.) – 3:00 PM (Wed.)

  • Where:
    The Woodlands Inn and Resort
    1073 Highway 315
    Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702

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Tuesday 5/23

Day Themes: Future Access to and Effectiveness of Medicines in Livestock, Extension Program Sharing, Climate Change and Animal Welfare

Time Topic

11:00 am

Registration

Dave Marcinkowski, University of Maine, Orono

Session I

Supply Chain Economics
Moderator: TBA

1:00 pm

Welcome

1:10 pm

Client/Vet Relationship - Loss of the Over-the-Counter Drugs

Rob Lynch, DVM, Cornell PRO-DAIRY

2:10 pm

Antibiotic Stewardship & the Dairy Calf: The Why & The How

Hayley Springer, DVM, Penn State Extension

3:10 pm

Break

Session II

Extension Program Sharing
Moderator: TBD

3:45 pm

Sharing Success Stories - Extension Programming and Research

5:15 pm

Adjourn for Social Hour

6:15 pm

Dinner

Session III

Climate Change and Animal Welfare 

7:15 pm

Adjourn

Wednesday 5/24

Day Themes: Future Access to and Effectiveness of Medicines in Livestock Part 2, Emerging Diseases in Cattle, Forages and Animal Health

Time Topic

Session IV

Future Access to and Effectiveness of Medicines in Livestock, Part 2
Moderator: TBD

8:00 am

Internal Parasites/Dewormer Resistance

TBA

9:00 am

Pain Management in Livestock

TBA

10:00 am

Break

Session V

Emerging Diseases in Cattle

Moderator: TBA

10:30 am

Anaplasmosis

Andreas Eleftheriou, DVM, MS, The Ohio State

11:00 am

Tick Borne Diseases - Longhorned Tick - Theileria Orientalis

TBD

12:00 pm

Lunch

Session VI

Forages & Animal Health

Moderator: TBD

1:00 pm

Feed Hygiene - Toxins, Molds and Yeast

John Winchell, Alltech

1:50 pm

Poor Quality Hay and Meeting Animals' Nutritional Requirements

Ron Kluck, Cornell Cooperative Extension

2:40 pm

Adjourn