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ECAR Summer School 2016 - ECAR residents congress


Venue, speakers and program


Registration is now open: the fee is 225€ before June 15th 2016 and 275€ after June 15th 2016.

Please note that the number of attendants will be limited to 40 persons in order to keep the interactive and friendly atmosphere of the sessions.

Registration is definite at payment confirmation.


Register here (Please type your email address in lower case)

In case of queries, please contact ecarsummerschool@ulg.ac.be




Bibliothèque de la Faculté de Médecine Vétérinaire, B45

20, Boulevard de Colonster

4000 Liège (Sart-Tilman)






Olli Peltoniemi, U Helsinki, DVM, Ph. D., Diplomate ECAR (OP)

Michael Morris, UWI Trinidad and Tobago, DVM, Msc, Ph. D, Diplomate ECAR (MM)

Christiane Otzdorff, LMU Munich, Ph. D., Diplomate ECAR (CO)

Inge Thas, DVM, Diplomate ECZM (small mammal) (IT)

Giovanna Bassu, DVM, Diplomate ECAR (GB)

Jérôme Ponthier, ULg, DVM, Ph. D., Diplomate ECAR (JP)

Stéfan Deleuze, ULg, DVM, Ph. D., Diplomate ECAR (SD)


General Program


Wednesday 24th August 2016

18:00 - …: Registration and Get Together Party (included in registration fee): We’ll casually have bread and sausages with a few drinks to get started!


Thursday 25th August 2016

8:30- 9:00: Final registration and Welcome

9:00-10:45: Session 1: C-section

10:45-11:00: Coffee break

11:00- 12:45: Session 2: Male hormonology

12:45-13:45: Lunch

13:45-15:30: Session 3: Placental physiology

15:30-15:45: Coffee break

16:00-17:30: Mock Exam


Friday 26th August 2016

8:30-10:30: Session 4: Biotechnologies

10:30-10:45: Coffee break

10:45-12:30: Session 5: Pathologies of the Mammary gland

12:30- 13:30: Lunch

13:30-14:30 Session 6: Preparing ECAR exam documentation

14:30-15:30: Session 7a: Exercise for oral & posters communication

15:30-15:45: Coffee break

15:45-17:00: Session 7: Exercise for oral & posters communication

18:00-… : Social program

Saturday 26st August 2016

8:30-10:30: Session 8: Semen freezing

10:30-10:45: Coffee break

10:45-12:30: Session 9: Reproduction and genital tract disease in rabbits, rodents and ferrets

12:30-13:30: Lunch

13:30-15:15: Session 10: Clinical cases

15:15-15:30: Coffee break

15:30-17:00: Mock exam: debriefing

17:00-17:15: Closing session