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Department of Microbiology and Immunology

Aquatic Animal Health Meetings

2017 AFS Fish Health Section (FHS)/GLFHC/EFHW Meeting
Under the leadership of Mohammed Faisal the contracts and planning for the meetings of the FHS, Great Lakes Fish Health Committee, and Eastern Fish Health Workshop are underway.  The meetings will take place over the week of April 2-7, 2017 at the Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center in Lansing Michigan. The FHS and GLFHC will meet on April 2-3rd, and the EFHW from April 4-7.  Continuing Education Program will be hosted by the EFHW of Friday April 7.

2017 Western Fish Disease Workshop
The Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission and the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife invite you to attend the 58th Western Fish Disease Workshop on June 20- 22, 2017 at the Clearwater Resort located on the Kitsap Peninsula in Washington.

2017 AVMA Convention Aquatics Session
The AVMA's Aquatic Veterinary Medical Committee (AqVMC) is organizing presentations for the 2017 AVMA Convention Aquatics Session to be held in Indianapolis from July 21st-25th. This session is organized by Thomas Waltzek ( and Brian Palmeiro (

ISAAH 2018
The 7th International Symposium on Aquatic Animal Health is being organized under the guidance of the President Elect (Esteban Soto) and the President (Dave Groman). Discussion have been ongoing with the Prince Edward Island BioAlliance to finalize a contract with the Delta Hotel & Convention Centre in PEI for the 2018 ISAAH. It is anticipated that this contract will be signed by the end of this summer and steps taken to move forward with the program and sponsorship. Discussion have already begun between the FHS and the World Aquatic Veterinary Medical Association and the American Association of Fish Veterinarians to participate in the 2018 meeting. Letters of invitation to other international fish health associations will be sent out soon in order to provide a maximum opportunity for attendance at the meeting.