Vetsuisse Public Health Conference 2019 - Save the Date

Dear colleagues

Neues Lehrgebäude Uni Bern

As in previous years, the ILS (Institute for Food Safety and Hygiene, Zurich), the EPI (Section of Veterinary Epidemiology, Zurich) and the VPHI (Veterinary Public Health Institute incl. Animal Welfare Division, Bern) are again organizing the joint “VPH Annual Conference”, which offers a great opportunity to present and discuss ongoing projects in the field of veterinary public health including veterinary epidemiology, animal welfare, and food safety. The event will take place on


Thursday 28th of November 2019 in Bern


and we are looking forward to welcome you all there.

Call for abstracts

Like last year, we cordially invite all participants of the Vetsuisse Public Health Conference to contribute scientific presentation (oral and posters). Abstracts can be submitted until August 22th, 2019 using the abstract template available here (DOCX, 17 KB). Information on accepted abstracts will be provided by September 4th. Please send your submissions via Email to:


Two prizes will be awarded to the best submissions (best poster / best talk), and we particularly encourage young scientists to seize this opportunity.
Details on the program as well as a registration link will follow later on.

Best regards, the organizing committee
Céline Faverjon & Brian Friker (VPHI – epi group), Stefanie Riemer & Ivana Jaric (VPHI – animal welfare group), Claudia Guldimann (ILS), Simon Rüegg (EPI)