ICAR-National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal organized 15th Annual Convention of Indian Society of Veterinary Pharmacology & Toxicology (ISVPT) during January 14-16, 2016 on “Nutritional Pharmacology and Toxicology beyond Calories”. The theme of the convention was, “many infectious diseases of livestock could be managed by nutritional intervention”.
Professor Kaptan Singh Solanki, Governor of Haryana inaugurated the convention.
Dr. Gurbachan Singh, Chairman, Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board (ASRB) presided over the inaugural function.
The convention was concluded on January 16, 2016.
Dr. V.M. Katoch, Former Director General, Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) was the chief guest of and Dr. A.K. Srivastava, Director, ICAR-NDRI presided over the function. N.K. Lohiya, Professor Emeritus, ICMR was Guest of Honour on this occasion. Awards of poster session (in different categories Ethno-veterinary Medicine, Pharmacokinetics, Toxicology and Therapeutics) and various oration lectures were given to various participants.
More than 300 participants participated in the convention.
(Source: ICAR-National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal)