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JIFSAN Director chairs session on Veterinary Public Health and Food Safety at the 25th International Pig Veterinary Society (IPVS) Congress

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Dr. Jianghong Meng (right), chairs a session at the IVPS Congress, Chongqing, China (June 11-14, 2018)

The 25th International Pig Veterinary Society (IPVS) Congress was held in Chongqing, China, June 11-14, 2018. The goal of IPVS was to promote communications in knowledge, technologies and experience in global pig health and production. The conference attracted a record number of participants (more than 5,000 including 1,500 international professionals) from 42 countries. Dr. Jianghong Meng, Director of JIFSAN, was invited to chair a session on Veterinary Public Health and Food Safety. He also gave a keynote address on “Multidrug-Resistant Salmonella: a Threat to Public Health and Food Safety.”