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.

Peter James

QAAFi, University of Queensland
Peter was Senior Principal Research Scientist and leader of the Integrated Parasite Management Group at the Queensland Government’s Animal Research Institute before joining QAAFI’s Centre for Animal Science at the University of Queensland in October 2010. This followed more than 20 years as researcher and lecturer at the South Australian Research and Development Institute, University of Adelaide and South Australian Department of Agriculture. His major area of interest is in in new technologies and integrated approaches to the control of livestock parasites and nuisance insects associated with domestic livestock production. Peter received his B.Ag.Sc. and Dip Ed from the University of Adelaide, Masters of Pest Management from Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, and PhD in entomology from the University of Minnesota.

My Speakers Sessions

Thursday, May 17