Session I: Managing Risks

February 12, 2019
8:30 am  -  9:45 am

Moderator: Bruce Whitney, PhD, Texas A&M University System, College Station, TX


8:30 – 9:15 am          

Keynote: A Global Perspective on Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Changing Agricultural Landscapes (PDF, 46MB)

Henk Jan Ormel, DVM, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Rome, Italy

9:15 – 9:45 am

Horse Pox (PDF, 2MB)

Victoria Olson, PhD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA


After completing this session, participants will be able to:

  • Restate the management of risks in agriculture worldwide
  • Explain the lessons learned about risk management from recent events involving Horsepox

Session Category :  2019  Symposium Program  Tuesday