Scrapie Educational Opportunity: Free ASI Webinar Tues 5/21/24

The following comes to us from Jay Parsons of the Department of Agricultural Economics at University of Nebraska – Lincoln, on behalf of the American Sheep Industry Association (ASI). 
Join in this free webinar Tuesday, May 21, 2024 at 8 p.m. EDT for the latest on sheep and goat identification requirements for the National Scrapie Eradication Program!
I invite you to join the next American Sheep Industry webinar on Tuesday, May 21 when Dr. Stephanie Ringler, DVM, MPH, a veterinary medical officer with the sheep and goat team at USDA APHIS will discuss options to meet the USDA sheep and goat identification requirements for the National Scrapie Eradication Program.

You can register for the webinar by clicking the ‘Register Now’ link below. This will afford you not only access to the live webinar but also follow up emails with links to the webinar recording and PowerPoint slides. This webinar is made possible by the generous support of the American Sheep Industry Association and a Cooperative Agreement from the USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS). Let me know if you have any questions.

Regards,
Jay Parsons

 National Scrapie Eradication Program
 

National Scrapie Eradication Program: Options to meet the USDA sheep and goat identification requirements

 

Join us for a webinar on Tuesday, May 21, 2024 at 7:00 PM CDT.

Register now!

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6292658317033753431

 

Speaker: Stephanie Ringler, DVM, MPH
Veterinary Medical Officer
Sheep and Goat Team
Ruminant Health Center
Strategy and Policy, USDA, APHIS, VS

Bio for Stephanie:

Dr. Stephanie Ringler is a veterinary medical officer (VMO) for the National Sheep and Goat team with USDA APHIS Veterinary Services. In addition to working for USDA, she owns and operates a small ruminant veterinary practice in western Pennsylvania where she educates, trains, and provides medical treatment to sheep and goat owners in the community. Stephanie is a FAMACHA certified instructor, and she has taught several courses in WV. In January 2023, Dr. Ringler was recognized by the American Association of Small Ruminant Practitioners as their 2023 Emerging Leader which has allowed her to create biosecurity materials that can be used by small ruminant veterinarians around the country.

This webinar is made possible with funding support from the American Sheep Industry Association and a Cooperative Agreement from the USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS).

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

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