Opening of CD laboratory for "Innovative Gut Health Concepts of Livestock"


Name: Festsaal der Vetmeduni Vienna
Beschreibung: Gebäude CA, 1. Stock
Straße: Veterinärplatz 1
PLZ: 1210
Stadt: Wien

Veranstaltungsbeginn: 21.03.2019 - 13:00 Uhr

Veranstaltungsende: 21.03.2019 - 17:00 Uhr

The Christian Doppler Laboratory for Innovative Gut Health Concepts of Livestock applies advanced nutrition science, integrative gut models and cutting-edge “Omics” technologies aiming to advance knowledge and discover tools that will lead to sustainable enhancement of gut and systemic health in cattle and pigs.


  • 12.00 pm: Welcome drinks and snacks
  • 1.00 pm: Official Opening Ceremony
    Petra Winter
    , Rector Vetmeduni Vienna
    Reinhart Kögerler, President Christian Doppler Research Association
    Hubert Hasenauer, Rector BOKU Vienna
    Otto Doblhoff-Dier, Vice-Rector Vetmeduni Vienna
    Gerd Schatzmayr, Research Director BIOMIN GmbH
    Qendrim Zebeli, Head of Laboratory, Institute of Animal Nutrition and Functional Plant Compounds, Vetmeduni Vienna
  • 2.15 pm: Break and refreshments
  • 3.00 pm: Symposium „Animal Gut Health"
  • 3.05 pm: Mike Kogut, USDA, College Station, Texas, USA: "Gut health: The new paradigm in food animal production"
  • 3.35 pm: Joerg Aschenbach, Free University of Berlin, Germany: "Challenges to enhance gut health in modern cattle"
  • 4.05 pm: Nadia Everaert, Liège University, Gembloux, Belgium: "Challenges to improve gut health in suckling piglets: potentials of prebiotics"
  • 4.35 pm: Nicole Reisinger, BIOMIN Research Center, Tulln, Austria: "The need for science-based innovations to enhance animal gut health"
  • 5.00 pm: Get-together & buffet

Please register by Friday, 15 February 2019 via e-mail to regina.kadi(at)!

Veranstaltungskategorie: Symposium, Event, Am Campus



Kontakt und Anreise

Veterinärmedizinische Universität Wien

Veterinärplatz 1, 1210 Wien
T +43 1 25077-0
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