Postgraduate course Poultry Health Science
Are you a veterinarian or a postgraduate in Life Sciences and working in poultry in a scientific or leading position, now or in the near future? Continuing Education Veterinary Medicine of Utrecht University together with Royal GD developed a postgraduate course 'Poultry Health Science' with the aim to train academic professionals to become experts in poultry health care. Upcoming modules:
Sheep and goat health, September 25-29 2023
A theoretical and practical training to expand your knowledge, including a laboratory tour at GD and farm visits. Target audience: goat veterinarians at the beginning of their career (1 to 4 years), farm managers, technical managers, other interested parties.
Pig health, October 2-6 2023
Focusing on health and disease, climate and feed, including a laboratory tour at GD and farm visits. Target audience: professionals with 1 to 5 years experience in the sector.
Advanced poultry health, October 30-November 3 2023
An advanced level training on poultry production, focusing on major diseases and how to approach them. Target audience: professionals who completed the Introduction to Poultry Health, Climate and Feed or have 5 to 10 years work experience in poultry production.
Technical labtraining ELISA and PCR, November 20-24
This entry-level training program is specifically developed for laboratory employees who are looking for a better understanding of technical and practical background of the tests, the consequences of their activities and the use of a quality control system.
A theoretical as well as a practical training to expand your knowledge, including a laboratory tour at GD. Target audience: novice farm veterinarians and starting managers of poultry farms, other interested parties.
An unique program of in class training combined with farm visits. You will also have the unique chance to see our state of the art veterinary lab. Target audience: managers of large scale dairy farms, technical managers, dairy veterinarians at the beginning of their career (1 to 4 years), other interested parties related to advising large scale dairy farms.