The AVA Annual Conference is the nation’s premier veterinary event, covering all fields of veterinary science and in 2017 brought together over 920 veterinary professionals and 115 exhibitors.

We hope you will join us for the 2018 AVA Annual Conference in Brisbane, 13-18 May.    
Visit conference.ava.com.au to register.    To download a pdf file of the entire program click here.
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Brown Besier

Brown Besier Parasitology
Veterinary Parasitologist
Brown Besier graduated Bachelor of Veterinary Science from the University of Queensland in 1973, and worked with the WA Department of Agriculture until 2016, initially as a field veterinary officer before specialising in parasitology in 1980. He completed a PhD on Barbers Pole worm in 1992, and was Leader of parasitology research and extension in the Department for 30 years, and in the national Sheep Cooperative Research Centres for 10 years. He is presently a self-employed parasitology consultant, with major interests of the biology and control of parasites of livestock, management of anthelmintic resistance, and communication of parasite control information.