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Spillover, epidemics and pandemics

Prevention through health surveillance in wildlife

On November 26, in Pratovecchio Stia, province of Arezzo, the conference organized by the Italian Society of Ecopathology of Fauna (SIEF) was held on the theme "SPILLOVERS, EPIDEMICS AND PANDEMICS: PREVENTION THROUGH HEALTH SURVEILLANCE IN WILDLIFE".

The event program is available on the page SIEF

For those who were not there, it is possible to see the conference by connecting to the you tube page:

we highlight the speeches of:

  • Paolo Tizzani, World Organization for Animal Health (OIE), OIE-WAHIS for the global monitoring of diseases in wildlife
  • Giuseppina Brocherel, Experimental Zooprophylactic Institute of Lazio and Tuscany, Surveillance activities in wildlife: the wolf as a sentinel species in the extraordinary trichinella plan
  • Andrea Lombardo, Experimental Zooprophylactic Institute Lazio and Tuscany, Surveillance activities in invasive alien species: first Italian finding of Baylisascaris procyonis in the province of Arezzo
  • Paola De Benedictis, Experimental Zooprophylactic Institute of the Venezie, The case of Bat Lyssavirus in the Arezzo cat
  • Vittorio Guberti, ISPRA, What surveillance in homeothermic wildlife