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2021-2022 Graduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Emergency Poultry Disease Response Certificate Symposium (EPDR)

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Program Abstract

EPDR includes students from around the world and within the US. Participants will share their experiences and learn the latest information on avian influenza and its control . Topics will include understanding the influenza virus, surveillance, biosecurity, outbreak response and control, incident command structures, depopulation, disposal, composting, and decontamination. The program presents and utilizes the “Delaware model,” which emphasizes close cooperation between government, industry and educational institutions to successfully manage and control avian influenza outbreaks utilizing best management practices and technologies. Hands-on practical exercises are a key feature of the program. 

Certificate Format: In person

Program Length: 10 days

*This is a non-credit certificate.

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