Health Day

PIC’s next Health Day will be held on June 25, 2019 in Stratford.  Look for details and registration information spring 2019.

Thank you to event executive sponsor:

PIC’s last Health Day was be held on June 20, 2018, at the Best Western – Arden Park Hotel in  Stratford, Ontario. We had a great turn out with over 100 attendees and speakers from several Universities, industry representatives, veterinaries and government.  Thank you to all who attended and our many sponsors listed below.

Below is the days agenda:  Should you wish information on a specific presentation contact PIC.



Avian Influenza: lessons learned from the French outbreak Dr. Cynthia Philippe, Hendrix Genetics
Responsible Antimicrobial Use – Regulation & Policy Dr. Jean Skotnicki, Canadian Animal Health Institute
Broiler Gut Health: In-Feed Medication Program to Combat Coccidiosis and Necrotic Enteritis Dr. Babak Sanei, Zoetis Canada Inc.
Infectious Laryngotracheitis (ILT) Vaccination Strategies Dr. Maricarmen García, University of Georgia
Reovirus in North America 2017, 2018 and looking beyond Dr. Tamer Sharaf El Din, Penn State University
Bronchitis in Ontario 2018: a field vet perspective Dr. Mike Petrik, McKinley Hatchery
Ensuring Adequate Water Supply for Bird Health Dan Ward & Al Dam, OMAFRA
Woody Breast / White Striping – what do these quality issues mean to producers? Dr. Chanelle Taylor, Cargill

Thank you to all our sponsors:

Event Executive sponsor Zoetis, Event Premium sponsor Egg Farmers of Ontario.

General sponsors: Burnbrae, Canadian Bio-Systems, Cargill, Hybrid,  Masterfeeds, Nafico, New-Life Mills, OBHECC,  Pols and  Rothsay.