CRWAD 2020
Virtual Conference
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!

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Add to My Calendar 2020-12-04 09:00:00 2020-12-08 18:00:00 America/Chicago CRWAD 2020 CRWAD regularly features cutting-edge research on animal health and disease, population health, and translational medicine as one of the oldest and largest international research conferences on these topics. In addition to lectures from world-renowned featured speakers and special sessions on current topics, CRWAD 2020 will showcase over 500 research presentations made by scientific experts and scientists-in-training from around the world. Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile, 540 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60611, United States CRWAD crwadorganizers@gmail.com

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Rafi Ahmed, PhD

Vaccine Center Director, Emory Vaccine Center

Amesh Adalja, MD, FIDSA

Johns Hopkins University Center for Health Security
AFRICAN SWINE FEVER SPECIAL SYMPOSIUM SPEAKERS

Raymond “Bob” Rowland, PhD

Professor and Head, Department of Pathobiology College of Veterinary Medicine University of Illinois

Scott Dee, DVM, MS, PhD

Director of Pipestone Applied Research Pipestone Veterinary Services

Paul Sundberg, DVM, PhD, DACVPM

Executive Director Swine Health Information Center

Waithaka Mwangi, PhD

College of Veterinary Medicine Kansas State University
DISTINGUISHED CAREER AWARDS

Roy Curtiss, PHD

2020 ACVM Distinguished Microbiologist

Scott McVey, DVM, PhD, DACVM

2020 AAVI Distinguished Veterinary Immunologist

Larry Glickman, VMD, DrPH

2020 AVEPM Calvin Schwabe Award Recipient

SPONSORS

2020 SCHEDULE AT A GLANCE

All Recorded Presentations Available

Official Opening of CRWAD Conference

Dr. Amelia Woolums, President

9:45 AM - 10:00 AM

CRWAD Conference Keynote Speakers

Live-stream Presentation
Dr. Rafi Ahmed and Dr. Amesh Adalja

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Break

12:00 PM - 12:15 PM

Special Symposium on African Swine Fever

Live-stream Presentations Featuring  Dr. Bob Rowland and Dr. Scott Dee.

12:15 PM - 1:45 PM

Break

1:45 PM - 2:00 PM

Special Symposium on African Swine Fever

Live-stream Presentation Featuring Dr. Paul Sundberg and Dr. Waithaka Mwangi

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Break

3:30 PM - 3:45 PM

Special Symposium on African Swine Fever

Interactive Q&A session with ASF speaker panel

3:45 PM - 4:30 PM

View All Pre-Recorded Presentations

View all Featured Speaker Presentations from Saturday Sessions

All Recorded Presentations, Including Sessions Recorded on Saturday

ACVM Distinguished Microbiologist Symposium

Live-stream Presentation of Distinguished Microbiologist Award to Dr. Roy Curtiss
Moderated panel discussion with Q&A for ACVM Featured Speakers

10:00 AM-11:00 AM

AVEPM Calvin Schwabe Symposium

Live-stream Presentation of Calvin Schwabe Award to Dr. Larry Glickman
Moderated panel discussion Q&A with Schwabe Symposium Featured Speakers

11:00 AM-12:00 PM

CRWAD Business Meeting

Live-stream Presentation

12:00 PM-1:00 PM

Break

1:00 PM-1:30 PM

AAVI Distinguished Immunologist Symposium

Live-stream Presentation of Distinguished Immunologist Award to Dr. Scott McVey
Lectures with AAVI Featured Speakers with Moderated Q&A

1:30 PM-4:30 PM

All Recorded Presentations, Including Sessions Recorded on Monday

Animal Vaccinology Research Network Symposium

9:00 AM-12:00 PM

WHAT TO EXPECT

Awesome Speakers

We’re honored to have amazing industry experts as keynote speakers such as Rafi Ahmed, PhD and Amesh Adelja MD, FIDSA!

Share your Research

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.

Awards and Grants

Over $10,000 in research awards will be awarded to qualifying graduate students making presentations at CRWAD 2020.

WHAT PEOPLE SAY

They love it. Read what the previous attendees had to say!

PARTNER ORGANIZATIONS

We are thankful for our partnership with the following organizations

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CONTACT

crwadorganizers@gmail.com

crwadinfo@gmail.com

+1 605-224-9016

 

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PLAN TO JOIN US AT CRWAD 2020

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