Evira Science Day, 13 October 2016

6.10.2016

The annual Science Day of the Finnish Food Safety Authority Evira once again offers you the chance to learn about scientific research of animal health and welfare and food safety. Evira's researcher's extensive poster exhibition and presentations provide you with the latest research data.

The Science Day is open to all and no advance registration is necessary.

The Science Day will be held from 12 pm to 3 pm in Evira's head office in the Viikki district of Helsinki, at Mustialankatu 3.

The lectures are in Finnish.

Programme
Welcoming address
Research Director, Professor Liisa Sihvonen, Finnish Food Safety Authority Evira.

Animal diseases 12.00 pm to 1.20 pm
Chaired by Senior Researcher, PhD Riikka Holopainen, Veterinary Virology Research Unit

Mycoplasma bovis - Senior Researcher, DVM (PhD) Tiina Autio, Veterinary Bacteriology Research Unit

Antibiotic resistance of bovine respiratory pathogens - Senior Researcher Tarja Pohjanvirta, Veterinary Bacteriology Research Unit

Genetic diversity of infectious pancreatic necrosis (IPN) virus strains at Finnish fish farms - Senior Researcher, PhD Riikka Holopainen, Veterinary Virology Research Unit

Poultry virus project - Senior Researcher Niina Tammiranta, Veterinary Virology Research Unit

Rodenticides in non-target predators and scavengers - Senior Researcher, PhD, Docent Pertti Koivisto, Chemistry and Toxicology Research Unit

Break

Foodstuffs 1.30 pm to 3.00 pm
Chaired by Senior Researcher, DVM (PhD) Annukka Markkula, Food and Feed Microbiology Research Unit

Resistance monitoring in the food chain - Senior Researcher, DVM (PhD) Satu Olkkola, Food and Feed Microbiology Research Unit

Pathogen bacteria in raw milk - Senior Researcher, PhD Marjaana Hakkinen, Food and Feed Microbiology Research Unit

Oiva system assessment results - Senior Researcher, PhD Peppi Haario, Risk Assessment Research Unit

Nordic campylobacteria source assessment - Senior Researcher, PhD, Docent Jukka Ranta, PhD, Risk Assessment Research Unit

DNA bar coding in food authenticity researches – Senior Researcher, PhD, Docent Annikki Welling, Chemistry and Toxicology Research Unit

Read more about Evira scientific research

For further information on the Science Day, please contact:
Research Director, Professor Liisa Sihvonen, tel. +358 50 553 9226

 

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