Presentations From 1st International Symposium on Bison Health

Below are links to available PowerPoints from the Bison Health Symposium that took place June 25 - 26, 2015.

Grad Student Research Presentations

Matt Walpole - Nutrition

Ana Bras - Mycoplasma Disease

Manuel Palomino - Reproduction

Miriam Cervantes - Reproduction


Industry Speakers and Presentations

Pat Burrage, Bluffton Vet Clinic - Industry Info for Veterinarians-Biology, Production, Border Issues

Don Bliss, MidAmerica Ag Research Inc - Parasite Prevention for Bison

Hong Li, Washington State Univ/USDA - MCF and Vaccine Developments

Roy Lewis, Merck Inc - Handling and Processing Bison

Hana van Campen, Colorado State University - BVD and Virus Disease

Pat Burrage, Bluffton Vet Clinic - Mycoplasma Bovis Clinical Issues, Epidemiology

Rob McCorkell, UCVM, U of Calgary - Bison Reproduction Technologies

Jim Derr, Texas A&M - Genetic Health of Bison

Jack Rhyan, USDA/Wildlife Div - Brucellosis Disease and Prevention

Colin Palmer, WCVM, U of S - Breeding Soundness Evaluation in Bison Bulls

Murray Feist, Saskatchewan Agriculture - Nutrition and Mineral Supplements

Robin Parker, Texas - Feedlot Nutrition

John Gilleard, UCVM, U of Calgary - Bison Intestinal Parasites

Dave Hunter, Turner Enterprises - Vaccination Programs for Bison