Global Development Symposium 2012
May 6-9, 2012 | Ontario Veterinary College
Underscoring the "Critical Links between Human and Animal Health" the Global Development Symposium explored interdisciplinary approaches to improving public health and food security while empowering communities for lasting change. The symposium brought together social, environmental, medical and veterinary scientists with policy makers, students and community members who had an interest in positive global development.
A total of 141 abstracts were accepted (80 oral presentations, 27 pitches for progress, 34 posters). They covered a variety of themes and represented fourteen countries (Afghanistan, Canada, China, United Kingdom,