KERALA VETERINARY SCIENCE CONGRESS 2018
FIRST ANNOUNCEMENT

The 10th Kerala Veterinary Science Congress will be held at
Kairali Heritage Kattampalli, Kannur District, Kerala on 10th and 11th November 2018

The 10th Kerala Veterinary Science Congress will be held at Kairali Heritage, Kattampall, Kannur District, kerala on 10th and 11th of November 2018. Kannur is a coastal city in the south Indian state of Kerala. The district is bound by the western ghat in the east, Kozhikode and Wayanad Districts in the south, Arabian sea in the west and Kasaragod District in the north. It is a land with resonant past with myths and legends abound. Kannur is often known as The crown of Kerala and popularly known as The city of Loonts and Lores. The region is famous for its loom industries and dazzling ritual performance called Theyyam. The land is a lively melange of beautiful beaches, historic sites, interesting folk arts andfilk music, rituals, religious practices and festivities. The district also is home to some of the traditional industrial sectors of Kerala. The region also has its place in the freedom struggle against the British.

The tourism potential for Kannur district is high. The St. Angelos Fort in the Kannur Cantonment, which was constructed in 1505, is a symbol of Portuguese architecture. The Thalassery Fort is an important tourist centre. Payyambakm beach, Muzhappilangad drive in beach (The longest in Asia), Paithalmak Parassinikkadavu and Ezhimak are known for scenic beauty. Places of historic importance, like the house of Gundert, who composed the first Makyalm- English Dictionary Arakkal Palace which is the only royal Muslim family in Kerala attract many tourists.

VENUE AND DATE

The 10th Kerala Veterinary Science Congress will be held at
Kairali Heritage Kattampalli, Kannur District, Kerala on 10th and 11th November 2018

SCIENTIFIC SESSIONS

The 10th-Kerala Veterinary Science Congress is scheduled to have four technical sessions based on relevant themes of veterinary profession in the current scenario and a special session for farmers. Each session will be lead by thematic presentations by eminent speakers and scholars in the relevant field.

Session I VETERINARY SCIENCE IN PRACTICE

Session will focus on field experiences and technical papers by registered field veterinary practitioners.

Session II ANIMAL HEALTH SCIENCES & WILDLIFE

Session will deal with disciplines of Clinical Medicine, Surgery, Animal Reproduction, Epidemiology & Preventive Medicine, Public Health and Diagnostics, Wildlife.

Session III BASIC VETERINARY & ALLIED SCIENCES

Session will discuss on Veterinary Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, Pathology, Microbiology, Parasitology, Biotechnology and Pharmacology.

Session IV ANIMAL PRODUCTION & MANAGEMENT

Session will give emphasis to areas of Animal Breeding 8, Genetics, Nutrition & Feed Technology, Avian 8, Livestock Production Management, Livestock Products Technology, Animal Husbandry Extension, Entrepreneurship, Livestock Economics & Marketing, Animal Welfare and Environment Management.

Session Special FARMERS SESSION

incorporating innovations in Production, Breeding and Conservation in Animal Husbandry sector by progressive farmers and conservationists.

Welcome to 10th Kerala Veterinary Science Congress
Kairali Heritage Kattampalli, Kannur 10th and 30th November 2018

REGISTRATION AND ABSTRACT SUBMISSION

Scientific/Research/Clinical papers are invited for oral/ poster presentations in each of the four technical sessions of the Congress.The research papers must be based on original work of authors, which has not been published / presented in the same form elsewhere in print or electronic media. The abstracts not exceeding 250 words, editable MS word format,Times New Roman, font size 12pt,1.5 line spacing are to be submitted online only either in the registration portal available at the Congress website www.ivakvsc.org or emailed to vetsciencecongress@gmail.com along with the scanned copy of filled registration form upon payment of registration fee mentioned below and details like delegate category (type), bank transaction number and date, amount remitted and the registration number allotted in online registration, along with a scanned copy of the certificate concerned. Acceptance of the abstracts will be intimated through e-mail only.The authors of the abstracts accepted for oral/poster presentation will have to submit their full papers for including in the Congress Compendium. Number of papers permitted per person is limited to three. An author can make only one oral presentation in the science congress, provided the abstract is recommended by the review committee, even if he/she might be author in more than one paper.Registration is mandatory for participation/presentation of papers. Authors who have registered in the congress shall only be entitled for oral/poster presentation. The Proceedings of the Science Congress and presentations by farmers will be uploaded in the website.Guidelines for preparation of abstracts and full papers are available at the website. The delegates registering for the Science Congress are entitled to get a conference kit and complementary food on the conference days. Postgraduate student delegates shall also submit a bonafide student certificate from the Head of the Department or Major Advisor.The last date for online registration and abstract submission is 17th september 2018.