SAMSoc Autumn meet 2019 - meeting report available shortly in the members' section

A medicine medley: Advances in GI disease including faecal microbiata transplantation, liver disease testing and the use of anti-thrombotics

Friday 25th October 2019
Radcliffe Conference Centre,  University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7SH

Speakers & programme

Dr Sarah Caddy

Viruses in GI disease

Dr Silke Salavati

FMT in companion animals

Prof Richard Mellanby

Liver disease and miR22 testing

Prof Dan Chan

Anti-thrombotics and consensus guidelines

Professor Hawkey & Dr Mohammed Nabil Qurashi

The human perspective on FMT

Dr Linda Matthewman

Probiotics and prebiotics in small animals

Final programme

  • 08:00

    Registration & refreshments

  • 08:30

    Welcome address

  • 08.35

    Liver disease and miR22 testing

    Prof Richard Mellanby, University of Edinburgh
  • 09.25

    Anti-thrombotics and consensus guidelines – Part1

    Prof Dan Chan, RVC
  • 10:15


  • 10:45

    Anti-thrombotics and consensus guidelines – Part 2

    Prof Dan Chan, RVC
  • 11:30

    Viruses in canine gastroenteritis and research in GI disease

    Dr Sarah Caddy, University of Cambridge
  • 12:15

    Poster presentations

  • 13:00

    Lunch break

    Poster displays & research workshops
  • 14:15

    Sponsors message

  • 14:20

    Development of the microbiota of dogs and cats and the efficacy of probiotics

    Dr Linda Matthewman, RVC
  • 15:10

    Beyond probiotics and first experiences with Faecal Microbiota Transplantation

    Dr Silke Salavati, University of Edinburgh
  • 16:00


  • 16:30

    Poster presentation results

  • 16:40

    The human perspective on FMT

    Prof Hawkey, FMT Biobank, University of Birmingham
  • 17:30

    Closing remarks

The SAMSoc Board would like to thank Hill's Pet Nutrition and Protexin for sponsoring this event.

Next meeting - 1st April. Details to follow

A full report of the SAMSoc 2019 Autumn meeting will be available in the members' area shortly.

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