Generously hosted by Keeneland this workshop will overview equine Rotavirus in foals and the work performed by the University of Kentucky's Gluck Equine Research Center and Veterinary Diagnostic Lab during the Spring of 2021. The majority of the workshop will be focused on the discovery of the new Rotavirus B variant found in foals with neonatal diarrhea, infection control and prevention strategies, as well as discussion on Rotavirus A. Presentations givens by researchers, veterinary clinicians and farm managers will be 15 mins each for a fast moving interactive workshop. 

The workshop was held in-person and streamed live for virtual attendance via Zoom Webinar. Recordings of talks are hosted on this page. Due to some techincal issues occurring with zoom on the event day, some talks are currently unavalible for viewing. 

Natanya Nieman - "How We Broke the Cycle"

Talk 1 Natanya Nieman DVM Winstar Farm

Bryan Waldridge

Talk 2 Bryan Waldridge DVM Mississippi State University

The material presented is funded by the University of Kentucky's CAFE Gluck Equine Research Center  Koller Emergency Response Funds and gifts from the Kentucky Thoroughbred Association/Kentucky Thoroughbred Owners and BreedersCoolmore America and Grayson Jockey Club

CE credit has been applied for from KBVE for Kentucky licensees. Should this be granted you MUST BE A REGISTERED ATTENDEE (either in person or by webinar) to receive CE credit. Recorded seminars DO NOT QUALIFY FOR CE CREDITS

Keeneland generously provided the Sales Arena and complimentary light refreshments during the workshop.

Schedule of Events

Latest Revision - 7/7/21

Chithra Sreenivasan

Talk 3 Rotavirus A Initiative Chithra Sreenivasan

Erdal Erol

Talk 6 Erdal Erol

Ben Henley - Airdrie Stud

Ben Henley Airdrie Stud

Gerry Duffy - Godolphin

Gerry Duffy - Godolphin

Alan Dorton

Alan Dorton