Caprine arthritis–encephalitis – symposium

Caprine arthritis – encephalitis – a challenge for breeders and veterinarians

on-line symposium organized by the Veterinary Medicine Faculty in Warsaw in the cooperation with: Warsaw Chamber of Veterinary Surgeons, College of Small Ruminant Health Management, International Goat Association, Polish Society of Veterinary Sciences




starting at 10.00 am Central European Time

10.00 CET

Opening of the symposium

Dr. Michał Skibniewski, Dean of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw, Poland

Prof. Jarosław Kaba, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw, Poland

10.10 CET

CAE – is it really an important disease?

Prof. Jarosław Kaba, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw, Poland

Questions & Answers

10.30 CET

Maedi Visna Virus/CAEV: diagnostic performances of the ID Screen® MVV/CAEV Indirect Screening test

Dr. Adrien Limozin, IDvet, Grables, France

Questions & Answers

10.50 CET

Diagnostics of CAE using milk samples

Dr. Adrian Potârniche, University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca, Cluj-Napoca, Romania

Questions & Answers

11.10 CET

Sanitation and control program on CAE in Germany

Prof. Martin Ganter, Clinic for Swine and Small Ruminants, University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Hannoveer, Germany

Questions & Answers

11.30 CET

Our experience in rearing CAE-free kids

Prof. Emilia Bagnicka, Institute Of Genetics And Animal Biotechnology Polish Academy Of Sciences, Jastrzębiec, Poland

Questions & Answers

11.50 CET

CAE in Lithuania

Prof. Saulius Petkevičius, Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Kaunas, Lithuania

 Questions & Answers

12.10 CET

CAE in Hungary

Prof. Laszlo Ozsvari, University of Veterinary Medicine Budapest, Department of Veterinary Forensics and Economics. Budapest, Hungary

Questions & Answers

12.30 CET

How we “eradicated” CAE in Norway

Prof. Snorre Stuen, Department of Production Animal Clinical Sciences, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Kyrkjeveien, Norway

Questions & Answers

12.50 CET

Small ruminant lentivirus in Swiss goats: How free are we?

Prof. Giuseppe Bertoni, Institute of Virology and Immunology, University of Bern, Switzerland

Questions & Answers

13.10 CET

CAE-RAPID – test for on-site serological diagnostics of CAE

Prof. Michał Czopowicz, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw, Poland

Questions & Answers

13.30  CET

Closing of the symposium