Slide 1: 4th International Symposiumon Non-surgical Contraceptive Methods of Pet Population Control
Presented in partnership with 1 Welcome to Texas! : Welcome to Texas! ……amended the Texas Sterilization act:
:Sterilization, the surgical removal of the reproductive organs of a dog or cat or the use of non-surgical methods approved by the United States Food and Drug
Administration or the United States Department of Agriculture, to
make the animal permanently unable to reproduce…….. 2 A Worldwide Welcome! : A Worldwide Welcome! ArgentinaAustraliaAustriaBoliviaBrazilCanadaChileColumbiaEcuador NetherlandsPhilippinesSierra LeoneSouth AfricaSwitzerlandTurkeyUnited StatesUnited Kingdom EthiopiaFranceGermanyGuatemala
India ItalyKenyaMexico 3 Just a few…. of our guests : Just a few…. of our guests Gudush Jalloh, DVM Sierra Leone Animal Welfare Society Auke Schaefers-Okkens PhD DVM Dipl-ECAR Vet faculty: Utrecht The Netherlands 4 Just a few of our guests : Just a few of our guests John Schiller, PhD
Senior Scientist, National Cancer Center, NIH 5 Symposium Attendee Background : Symposium Attendee Background 6 Slide 7: Founders:
Dr. Henry Baker, Dr. Stephen Boyle, Dr. Brenda Griffin 7 Our Directors : Our Directors Joel Adamson- Consultant, semi-retired, Brakke Consulting
Joyce Briggs- President, ACC&D
Linda Rhodes, VMD, PhD (Chair) -Vice President – Clinical Development, AlcheraBio, LLC
Andrew N. Rowan, PhD-Executive Vice President, Operations, HSUS; CEO, Humane Society Intntl.
Betsy Saul-President and Co-Founder, Petfinder.com;
Senior Vice President, Discovery Channel
Bill Torgerson DVM, MBA-Consultant
Former VP, Animal Protection Division, American Humane Association
Bob Weedon, DVM, MPH- Adjunct Faculty, U of NC Wilmington; Sr. Partner, College Rd. Animal Hosp.; Ambassador, Alliance for Rabies Control
Stephen L. Zawistowski, PhD Executive VP, National Programs, ASPCA; Science Advisor, ASPCA 8 Organizational Partners : Organizational Partners 9 Slide 10: 10 THE MICHELSON PRIZE AND GRANTS IN REPRODUCTIVE BIOLOGY. Thank You Sponsors! : Thank You Sponsors! Handsel FoundationSummerlee FoundationMorris Animal Foundation
Elinor Patterson Baker Trust
Elanco Animal Health AlcheraBio
Marian’s DreamSchering Plough Animal Health
Spay Colorado 11 Scholarships : Scholarships 12 : VISION
We envision a world where wide use of non surgical sterilants effectively reduce the number of unwanted cats and dogs.
ACC&D’s mission is to expedite the successful introduction of methods to non-surgically sterilize dogs and cats and to support the distribution and promotion of these products to humanely control cat and dog populations world wide. 13 VALUES : VALUES Leadership & Advocacy: We are a leader in advocating for research and implementation of non surgical sterilization.
Sound Science: We base this work in sound science
Partnership: We leverage partnerships and networks for the good of the cause
Integrity: We act with integrity in all processes and relationships 14 Scientific Think Tank Reports : Scientific Think Tank Reports 15 Credible Information : Credible Information ….. and counsel for stakeholders,and the public 16 ACC&D’s EsterilSol Small Grants Program : ACC&D’s EsterilSol Small Grants Program ACC&D’s 10 $3,000 grants to non-U.S. NGO’s
Total of 7,500 injections or more serving diverse communities
Agreement for discounted product: <$4 per dose $4 per dose?
And I get to keep my balls?
Si, por favor! Slide 18: 18 www.acc-d.org You Are Here …. : You Are Here …. Lunch & Dinner Implementation Track. MP/G Track 19 Restrooms Connect With Your Inspiration : Connect With Your Inspiration 20 Izzie (with Eva) Connect With Your Inspiration : Connect With Your Inspiration 21 Ruby Wayne Pacelle : Wayne Pacelle 22