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Second Live Webinar on the Canine Leishmaniosis

In the second Live Webinar on Canine Leishmaniosis, free access, that will be held November 17th 2020, from 1:30 pm, organized with the support of Ecuphar, will be discussed the topical repellents currently available in Italy, useful to protect dogs against the flebotomine bites and then to prevent the Leishmania transmission.

In the webinar will be displayed scientific information and practical advices about:

The biology and the behavior of the insect vector, necessary for the appropriate management of a preventive plan;

The criteria to evaluate their efficacy;

The active principles and the action mechanisms of the repellents available in Italy;

To their correct administration

Then, will be presented the approach to two different scenarios of patients affected by canine leishmaniosis, useful to discuss and connect to the prevention limitations against the flebotomine biting.

To follow the live webinar please link to:

https://vetlearning.unisvet.it/corsionline/99/medicina-interna/webinar-live-sulla-leishmania-canina---secondo-appuntamento.php?utm_source=nl_promo&utm_medium=e-mail&utm_term=&utm_content=&utm_campaign=vl_interna_99

 

Second Live Webinar on the Canine Leishmaniosis

CLWG News

In the last issue of the high-profile scientific paper Journal of Small Animal Practice has been published an article from the members of Canine Leishmaniasis Working Group whose title is “Canine Leishmaniosis and kidney disease: Q&A for an overall management in clinical practice”.

Second Live Webinar on the Canine Leishmaniosis

In the second Live Webinar on Canine Leishmaniosis, free access, that will be held November 17th 2020, from 1:30 pm, organized with the support of Ecuphar, will be discussed the topical repellents currently available in Italy, useful to protect dogs against the flebotomine bites and then to prevent the Leishmania transmission.

This document was drawn up by Dr. Patrizia Parodi (Directorate General of Health Prevention of the Ministry) with the collaboration of Dr. Luigi Gradoni (former Research director of the Istituto Superiore di Sanità and member of the GSLC) to update the level of information attached to the surveillance, as requested by the Regional Office for Europe of the World Health Organization to countries with mandatory notification of human leishmaniasis, such as Italy.

In order to streamline the study above different features of canine leishmaniasis the following three subgroups have been established:

Management and implementation of studies and protocols on canine leishmaniasis: Dr. Michele Maroli (coordinator), Dr. Nunzio D’Anna, Dr. Luigi Gradoni, Dr. Alessandra Fondati, Prof. George Lubas, Prof. Saverio Paltrinieri, Dr. Xavier Roura, Dr. Andrea Zatelli, Dr. Eric Zini

Nephrology and Leishmaniasis: Dr. Andrea Zatelli, Dr. Xavier Roura, Prof. Michael Day, Prof. Oscar Cordellas, Dr. Silvia Benali.

CLWG management and promotion: Prof. George Lubas (coordinator), Dr. Paola Bianchi.