December 5th – 8th
Final Deadline for Abstract Submission: November 2, 2020
For 100 years, CRWAD has featured cutting-edge research on animal health and disease, population health, and translational medicine. In 2020, we are pleased to announce that all conference activities will be held virtually to protect our attendees and to improve the ability of scientists to participate in this unique scientific conference. Additionally, CRWAD is dramatically cutting registration fees and all Senior Scientists registering for CRWAD 2020 will receive 1‑year of complementary membership in CRWAD as a special benefit during this extraordinary time. We will miss seeing you in Chicago, but CRWAD 2020 will still feature cutting edge lectures from world-renowned featured speakers in addition to showcasing over 500 research presentations made by scientific experts and scientists-in-training from around the world. Join us online at CRWAD 2020!
Rafi Ahmed, PhDVaccine Center Director, Emory Vaccine Center
Amesh Adalja, MD, FIDSAJohns Hopkins University Center for Health Security
Raymond “Bob” Rowland, PhDProfessor and Head, Department of Pathobiology College of Veterinary Medicine University of Illinois
Scott Dee, DVM, MS, PhDDirector of Pipestone Applied Research Pipestone Veterinary Services
Paul Sundberg, DVM, PhD, DACVPMExecutive Director Swine Health Information Center
Waithaka Mwangi, PhDCollege of Veterinary Medicine Kansas State University
Roy Curtiss, PHD2020 ACVM Distinguished Microbiologist
Scott McVey, DVM, PhD, DACVM2020 AAVI Distinguished Veterinary Immunologist
Larry Glickman, VMD, DrPH2020 AVEPM Calvin Schwabe Award Recipient
Dr. Amelia Woolums, President9:45 AM - 10:00 AM
Dr. Rafi Ahmed and Dr. Amesh Adalja
Live-stream Presentations Featuring Dr. Bob Rowland and Dr. Scott Dee.12:15 PM - 1:45 PM
Live-stream Presentation Featuring Dr. Paul Sundberg and Dr. Waithaka Mwangi2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Interactive Q&A session with ASF speaker panel3:45 PM - 4:30 PM
Live-stream Presentation of Distinguished Microbiologist Award to Dr. Roy Curtiss
Moderated panel discussion with Q&A for ACVM Featured Speakers
Live-stream Presentation of Calvin Schwabe Award to Dr. Larry Glickman
Moderated panel discussion Q&A with Schwabe Symposium Featured Speakers
Live-stream Presentation12:00 PM-1:00 PM
Live-stream Presentation of Distinguished Immunologist Award to Dr. Scott McVey
Lectures with AAVI Featured Speakers with Moderated Q&A
We’re honored to have amazing industry experts as keynote speakers such as Rafi Ahmed, PhD and Amesh Adelja MD, FIDSA!
This conference is a great opportunity for graduate students and post-doctoral fellows to share their research with alongside senior scientists and experts in their fields.
Over $10,000 in research awards will be awarded to qualifying graduate students making presentations at CRWAD 2020.