Tick Talk: An Overview of Bovine Babesiosis in the United States (1875)
Food Animal/Equine |  Infectious Disease
Friday |  4:00 PM -  4:50 PM
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center||206B

 

Speaker(s)

Emily Reppert DVM, MS, DACVIM
Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine

Emily Reppert is a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine and is an assistant professor in the Livestock Services section at Kansas State University. Dr. Reppert received her DVM from Colorado State University. She then completed an internship and a residency in food animal internal medicine and surgery at Oklahoma State University. While at Oklahoma State University, Dr. Reppert completed a master's degree studying the transmission of a human isolate of Anaplasma phagocytophilum under Dr. Katherine Kocan. Dr. Reppert is honored to present at the AVMA. In her spare time, Dr. Reppert enjoys cooking, running and spending time with her terrier mix Ralph.

Presentation Info

Audience: CE Pathway: Diseases in Large Animal / Production Animals
CE Credit(s): 1.00
CE Level: 2

Description

Current information on the challenges of controlling Texas Cattle Fever.

This session is part of CE Pathway: Diseases in Large Animal / Production Animals

Learning Objectives

1. Understand the current issues with drug resistant ticks and bovine babesiosis.

2. Understand the role and importance of controlling the tick vector in transmission of bovine babesiosis.

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