Eastern Cape Animal Health Forum CPD-2017-08-24

The Eastern Cape AHF CPD event was held on the 24th of August and was well attended. 


 Started out with the welcoming – Chairman Eastern Cape AHF (Francois du Toit)

 The Chairman from the NAHF- Dr. Pieter Vervoort gave a presentation on the NAHF and what the objectives are for the NAHF.




Director of Animal Health Eastern Cape Dr. L Mrwebi could unfortunately not make it to the event and therefor Dr Lungile Jali agreed to inform the members of what the EC province is doing regarding Animal Health and other related mattes. 

Dr. Faffa Malan gave a brief presentation on Bovine Brucellosis as the model disease for the Veterinary Strategy.

Dr. Neil Fourie gave a presentation on the Diseases of Importance in the Eastern Cape specifically the African and Asiatic Redwater.




Dr. Paul van der Merwe gave a presentation on Disaster Management and what needs to be done to be ready for disasters in the EC.


 The Chairman of the EC AHF closed the event off and thanked the memebers for attending after which some refreshments were served.