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17TH Asian Regional Meeting and Conference on Rabies

Commonwealth Veterinary Association organised its 17th Asian Regional Meeting and Conference at Bangalore from 28-30 January, 2013.The theme of the Conference was “Strengthening of Rabies Diagnosis and Dog Population Control in the Indian Sub-continent”.The conference was organised jointly by the Commonwealth Veterinary Association and Karnataka Veterinary, Animal and Fisheries Sciences University and supported by the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE),Global Alliance for Rabies Control (GARC) World Society for Protection of Animals (WSPA), Association for Prevention and Control of Rabies in India (APCRI), Crucell Holland bv, Dog Trust International and the Karnataka Veterinary Council.

The Conference also included a one day training Workshop on Direct Rapid Immunohistochemistry Test (dRIT) for Rabies diagnosis.

In addition to participants from India there were representation from Australia, Afghanistan, Nepal, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Myanmar,Thailand and Sri Lanka.