Symposium: Interaction Between Intestinal Health and Skeletal Integrity in Broilers

Day/Time: Wednesday 13:30–17:30
Location: Imperial Ballroom E
Chair: Carlos Vilchez, Universidad Nacional Agraria La Molina
Please note: last-minute changes to the program may not be reflected here.
13:30
Introduction
Carlos Vilchez, Universidad Nacional Agraria La Molina
13:45
Economic impact of leg disorders and lameness in the poultry industry
Edgar O. Oviedo-Rondon, North Carolina State University
14:30
Models to induce leg disorders and lameness in broilers
Robert F. Wideman, University of Arkansas
15:15
Break
15:45
Intestinal health in broilers: nutrition and immunology to skeletal integrity
Douglas R. Korver, University of Alberta
16:30
Diet composition, intestinal health and skeletal integrity in broilers
Thaina Landim De Barros, University of Arkansas
17:15
Roundtable discussion