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Tel: 33 (0) 1 44 15 18 65
Fax: 33 (0) 1 42 67 09 87
World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE)
12 rue de Prony, 75017 Paris


Steering Committee

Dr Monique Eloit (World Organisation for Animal Health, OIE - Chair)

Dr Jaspinder Komal (Acting Delegate of Canada to the OIE)

Dr Matthew Stone (OIE)

Dr Alain Dehove (OIE)

Ms Tianna Brand (OIE)

Dr Mara Gonzalez-Ortiz (OIE)

Dr Melissa Berquist (OIE Collaborating Centre for Biological Threat Reduction)

Dr Christine Uhlenhaut (OIE)

Scientific Committee

Dr Christine Uhlenhaut (Scientific Committee Coordinator - OIE)

Dr Andrea Ellis (CFIA)

Dr Maureen Ellis (International Federation of Biosafety Associations, IFBA)

Dr Daniel Feakes (Biological Weapons Convention, BWC)

Dr Anthony Fooks (Animal and Plant Health Agency - UK)

Dr Florence Fuchs (World Health Organisation, WHO)

Prof Martin Groschup (Friedrich-Loeffler-Institute)

Dr Keith Hamilton (Kansas State University)

Dr Rebecca Hoile (INTERPOL)

Dr William B. Karesh (Health and Policy EcoHealth Alliance - USA)

Dr Eran Raizman (Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations, FAO)

Dr Trevor Smith (Global Affairs Canada, GAC)

Dr Chadia Wannous (United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduciton, UNISDR)

Dr Zalini Yunus (Science & Technology Research Institute for Defence, STRIDE - Ministry of Defence, Malaysia)

Organising Committee

Dr Mara Gonzalez-Ortiz (Organising Committee Coordinator - OIE)

Dr Andrea Ellis (CFIA)

Dr Luis Barcos (OIE)

Ms Emily Tagliaro (OIE)

Dr Catherine Bertrand-Ferrandis (OIE)

Ms Margherita Recchia (OIE)

Ms Nelly Dubarry (OIE)

Dr Mariana Marrana (OIE)

Ms Melanie Bergeron (CFIA)

World Organisation for Animal Health • 12 rue de Prony 75017 Paris (France) • Tel.: 33(0)1 • Fax: 33(0)1 • •
Organised with the financial support from the WMD Threat Reduction Program - Global Affairs Canada; the European Union; the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; and the United States Department of Defense, Defense Threat Reduction Agency. The OIE would also like to thank the Canadian Food Inspection Agency for their significant support in organising this conference.