The Embark Canine Health Summit, was a free, virtual conference held April 27-28, 2022 for breeders, veterinarians, scientists, or anyone with an interest in the intersection of canine health, genetics, dog breeding, and veterinary medicine. Registration was free. All sessions will be recorded and available to registrants after the event.
Among the speakers at this Virtual Summit was IPFD's own Veterinary Science Officer, Dr. Brenda Bonnett.
Her presentation is available as a video and a PDF.
Video link: https://youtu.be/zMo_VUlTOZ0
Embark's Health Summit Speakers included:
Carlos Alvarez, PhD -Associate Professor - The Ohio State University Colleges of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
Jon Ambrose, MBA -Professional Services Organization - Embark
Danika Bannasch, DVM, PhD - Professor, Maxine Adler Endowed Chair in Genetics School of Veterinary Medicine - University of California Davis
Marty Becker - Adjunct Professor, Research Center for Human-Animal Interaction - University of Missouri's College of Veterinary Medicine
Brenda N. Bonnett, DVM, PhD - CEO, International Partnership for Dogs
Ryan Boyko - Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Embark Veterinary
Adam Boyko, PhD - Founder and Chief Science Officer, Embark Veterinary
Victoria Cussen, PhD, CAAB - Senior Director, Applied Behavior Research, Behavioral Sciences Team - ASPCA
Autumn Davidson, DVM, MS, DACVIM - Clinical Instructor School of Veterinary Medicine - University of California, Davis
David Dieffenbach - Veterinary Product Strategy - Embark Veterinary
Jenna Dockweiler, MS, DVM, DACT, CCRT, CVAT - Veterinary Geneticist, Embark Veterinary Inc.
Jacquelyn Evans, PhD - Assistant Professor, Baker Institute for Animal Health - Cornell University
Hille Fieten, DVM, MSc, PhD - Director of the Expertise Centre of Genetics, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine - Utrecht University
Marty Greer, DVM, JD - Co-Owner Veterinary Village || Director of Veterinary Services, Revival Animal Health
Celine Halioua - Founder & CEO - Loyal
Samantha Hauser, PhD - Research Scientist II - Embark Veterinary
William Hendricks, PhD - Founder and Chief Scientific Officer - Vidium Animal Health || Assistant Professor, Integrated Cancer Genomics - TGen
Heather Huson, PhD - Associate Professor of Animal Genetics, Cornell University Department of Animal Sciences
Antti Iivanainen, DVM, PhD - Professor of Veterinary Anatomy, Director of the Bachelor Program in Veterinary Medicine - University of Helsinki
Joanna J. Ilska, PhD - Genetics Research Manager, The Kennel Club (UK)
Brenda S. Kennedy, DVM MS - Vice President of Health and Research - Canine Companions
Greger Larson, PhD - Professor of Evolutionary Genomics - University of Oxford
Larry Letsche, DVM - Small Animal Veterinarian - Remrock Farms Veterinary Services
Benjamin Lewis - Co-founder - The One Health Company
Christina Lopes - CEO & Co-founder - The One Health Company
Zachary Lounsberry - Product Analyst - Embark
Gail Miller Bisher - Director of Communications - The Westminster Kennel Club
Lisa Peterson - Senior Content Strategist, Breeder/Veterinarian - Embark Veterinary
Mariana Serao - Director of Canine Science and Technology - Retrieving Freedom Inc.
Robin P. Smith, PhD - Product Team - Embark