The Scientific Poultry Seminar were held together with 2013 Annual General Meeting on 26 June 2014 at Faculty of Veterinary Medicine. 40 participant registered including members from various sectors in poultry industry and post graduate student from faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Faculty of Agriculture. The important topic were presented and discuss such as Poultry production, Emerging and re-emerging disease and animal welfare were very meaningful to the participant.
The World Poultry Science Association (Malaysia Branch) and World Veterinary Poultry Science Association with collaboration of Faculty Veterinary Medicine, UPM and Department of Veterinary Services of Malaysia had successfully organised it first Scientific Conference in 2013. The venue was held at Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, UPM, Serdang on 30th November to 1st December 2013.
The theme “Advancing Poultry Production for Food Security” had provided wonderful opportunities for scientists, veterinarian, academicians, student and industry players to meet and exchange of new findings through presentation (oral and posters) and discussion in various field and issues related to the poultry industry for enhancement of food security in Malaysia. The post conference workshop “issues and Challenges in Control and prevention of New Disease Outbreaks” had successfully organised and provided great opportunity for knowledge transfer lead by Prof. Dr. Mohd Hair Bejo.