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Planning Committee
  • Executive Director: Bob Rowland, Kansas State University
  • Committee Member: Lisa Becton, National Pork Board
  • Committee Member: Jack Dekkers, Iowa State University
  • Committee Member: Joan Lunney, USDA, ARS, BARC
  • Committee Member: Graham Plastow, University of Alberta
  • Committee Member: Jeff Zimmerman, Iowa State University
  • IPRRSS Staff: Becky Eaves, Kansas State University
  • IPRRSS Staff: Megan Kilgore, Kansas State University
  • IPRRSS Staff: Francine Rowland, Kansas State University

International Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Symposium

2013 North American PRRS Symposium
December 7-8, 2013, Intercontinental Hotel, Magnificent Mile in Chicago


For Registration and Abstract Submission, Click Here.

To all PRRS Researchers, Practitioners and Producers:

The 2013 North American PRRS Symposium will be held Saturday and Sunday, December 7-8, 2013, at the Intercontinental Hotel, Magnificent Mile in Chicago.

The Saturday morning session will be sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc. and will focus on topics related to PRRS control in the field and Area Regional Control.

The Saturday afternoon session will be sponsored by the National Pork Board and will contain topics related to the transfer and application of knowledge from the laboratory to the field.

Zoetis will sponsor a special speaker and mixer on Saturday evening, along with a poster session.

The Sunday morning session will be sponsored by Zoetis in collaboration with NC-229. The tentative schedule will consist of special speakers on virus/host interactions in swine respiratory diseases.

Abstract submission and registration information will be available soon.
Travel fellowships will be available for students.

We look forward to seeing you in Chicago!