10:00

Keynote Address: Inroads to Animal Conservation

Jane Goodall

The Jane Goodall Institute

11:15

Recent Developments in Animal Nutrition

Session Moderator: Donald C. Beitz

Iowa State University

11:20

Protecting Animal Health: Nutrition and Animal Immune Function

Kirk Klasing, University of California, Davis

11:40

Designing Foods: Feeding Animals to Reduce Human Health Risks

Bruce Watkins, Purdue University

12:00 p.m.

Metabolic Modifiers: Advances in Economic Production of Safe Food

Bob Collier, Monsanto

12:20

Nutrients as Regulators of Gene Expression

Donald B. Jump, Michigan State University

12:40

Discussion Session

Rapporteur: Karin Wittenberg, University of Mannitoba

12:55

LUNCH

1:55

Animal Nutrition’s Crucial Role in Worldwide Endeavors

Session Moderator: Mary E. Allen, Smithsonian Institution

National Zoological Park

2:00

Animal Nutrition in Space: Experiences of a Veterinary Shuttle Astronaut

Rick Linnehan, NASA (public appearance only)

2:20

Our Changing Environment: Developing Strategies for the Future

Danny Fox, Cornell University

2:40

Readiness of Military Service Animals

LTCOL Michelle Ross, U.S. DoD

LTCOL Susan Yanoff, U.S. DoD

3:10

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