Academic Year 2011 - 2012

Fall 2011

Metha Wanapat talked about "Ruminant production systems based on local feed resources in the tropics." on Monday August 15, 2011 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Metha is Director of Tropical Feed Resources Research and Development Centre at Khon Kaen University, Thailand. [Video]


Thomas Bellumori talked about "Prevalence of Genetically Inherited Disorders among Mixed Breed and Purebred Dogs in a Teaching Hospital Population" on Monday August 29, 2011 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Thomas is a graduate stundent (Master Candidate) at Department of Animal Science, University of California Davis, USA. [Video] (Department Access Only)


Kimberly R. Stackhouse-Lawson talked about "Development and Application of Mathematical Models in Animal Science and Nutrition" on Monday September 5, 2011 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Kimberly is a graduate student in Animal Biology Graduate Group at Department of Animal Science, University of California Davis, USA. [Video]


James Fadel talked about "Development and Application of Mathematical Models in Animal Science and Nutrition" on Monday October 3, 2011 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Jim is a Professor at Department of Animal Science, University of California Davis, USA. [Video]


Matthew B Wheeler talked about "Transgenic Livestock: Risks, Technology and Outlook" on Monday October 10, 2011 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Matthew is a Professor at Department of Animal Science, University of Illinois, USA. [Video]


Bart Weimer talked about "Genomes to Knowledge - New Options at UC Davis" on Monday October 17, 2011 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Bart is a Professor at PHR Vet Med, University of California Davis, USA. [Video]


Pilar Ulloa talked about "Transcriptome Analysis using RNA Sequencing of Zebrafish Muscle Tissue in Response to a Plant Protein Diet" on Monday October 24, 2011 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Pilar is a Visiting Student at University of Chile/UCD, University of California Davis, USA. [Video] (Department Access Only)


Carrie Finno talked about "Genetic Aspects of Equine Neuroaxonal Dystrophy" on Monday October 31, 2011 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Carrie is an Assistant Professor at School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California Davis, USA. [Video] (Department Access Only)


Juan Medrano talked about "Analysis of the milk transcriptome using RNA sequencing" on Monday November 7, 2011 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Juan is a Professor at Department of Animal Science, University of California Davis, USA. [Video] (Department Access Only)


Larry Forero talked about "Performance and Economic Advantages of Wintering Beef Cattle in the California Foothill Range" on Monday November 14, 2011 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Larry is a County Director at UC Cooperative Extension Shasta County, Redding, California, USA. [Video]


Andrea Drauch Schreir talked about "Adventures in Polyploidy: Genome Duplication and Gene Flow in the Octoploid White Sturgeon, Acipenser transmontanus" on Monday November 21, 2011 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Andrea is a graduate student in Ecology Graduate Group at Department of Animal Science, University of California Davis, USA. [Video]


Winter 2012

Alison Van Eenennaam talked about "The Science and Politics of the AquAdvantage Genetically Engineered Salmon" on Monday January 23, 2012 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Alison Van Eenennaam is an Extension Specialist Animal Genomics and Biotechnology at Department of Animal Science, University of California Davis, USA. [Video]


Rodrigo Manjarin talked about "Amino acid transport by the mammary gland of pigs, and its influence on lactation performance." on Monday February 6, 2012 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Rodrigo is a Postdoctoral Scholar at Department of Animal Science, University of California Davis, USA. [Video]


Beth Robb talked about "Developmental Syndromes in Chicken: Mapping and Candidate Gene Studies" on Monday February 13, 2012 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Beth is a graduate student in Genetics Graduate Group at Department of Animal Science, University of California Davis, USA. [Video]


Christoph Winckler talked about "Animal Health and Welfare Planning in Dairy Cattle" on Monday February 27, 2012 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Christoph is a Professor at Division of Livestock Sciences, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU),Vienna, Austria. [Video]


Billy Gatlin talked about "California Cattlemen’s Association and UC Davis: Shaping the Future of California’s Cattle Industry" on Monday March 5, 2012 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Billy is Executive Vice President at California Cattlemen’s Association, USA. [Video]


Kristy Deiner talked about "Effect of Introduced Trout on Alpine Lake Benthic Invertebrate Communities" on Monday March 12, 2012 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Kristy is a graduate student in Ecology Graduate Group at Department of Animal Science, University of California Davis, USA. [Video]


Rashida Lathan talked about "Genomic and Functional Analysis of Infertility in High Growth FVB/NJ Female Mice" on Monday March 19, 2012 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Rashida is a graduate student in Animal Biology Graduate Group at Department of Animal Science, University of California Davis, USA. [Video]


Spring 2012

Michelle Calvo talked about "Housing Strategies to Improve Calf Well-Being" on Monday April 16, 2012 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Michelle is a graduate student in Animal Biology Graduate Group at Department of Animal Science, University of California Davis, USA. [Video]


Anne Megaro talked about "Life After Your PhD: The Unconventional and Unparalleled Experience of the FASS Congressional Fellowship" on Monday April 23, 2012 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Anneo is a AAAS/FASS Congressional Fellow during the academic year 20010-2011. Anne earned her PhD in Animal Science from Cornell University (Ithaca, NewYork USA) prior to accepting the AAAS/FASS Congressional Fellowship. [Video]


Sara Place talked about "Does Effects of Monensin on Gaseous Emissions, Microbial Populations, and Performance of Lactating Holstein Dairy Cows" on Monday April 30, 2012 from 12:10 pm to 1:00 pm, in Weir Room (2154 Meyer Hall). Sara is a graduate student in Animal Biology Graduate Group at Department of Animal Science, University of California Davis, USA. [Video]