The National Veterinary Services Laboratories (NVSL) actively participate in numerous organizations. A few of them include:
NVSL is a designated World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) Reference Laboratory for thirteen diseases of veterinary significance including: highly pathogenic avian influenza; anthrax; bluetongue; contagious equine metritis (CEM); Eastern, Western and Venezuelan encephalomyelitis; equine infectious anemia; foot and mouth disease, leptospirosis; Newcastle disease; pseudorabies; swine influenza virus (SIV); vesicular stomatitis; and West Nile encephalitis.
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has designated the NVSL as a Reference Centre for foot and mouth disease and other vesicular diseases of the Americas and the Caribbean, animal influenza and Newcastle disease, and bovine tuberculosis and paratuberculosis.
Experts from the NVSL are often asked to speak at various meetings or provide training. To name a few:
Training Courses (selected)
Click here for a list of selected NVSL-authored publications
Last Modified: March 28, 2013