Programme 8th EEHNCThe 8th European Equine Health and Nutrition Congress (8th EEHNC) took place in Antwerp (Belgium) from March 23-24, 2017, and was celebrated with internationally recognised specialists in nutrition, pharmacology and veterinary sciences.
This edition's congress theme was “From Nutrition to Disease and Back”.
The two-day programme consisted of 3 main sessions:
“Nutrition as cause”
"Nutrition as (part of) treatment or disease modifying tool”
“Nutrition as tool for disease prevention”.
Obesity, Insulin resistance, laminitis, Joint disease and developmental disorders were topics that wiere addressed at this congress edition.
Prof. Ray Geor (Massey University) , Prof. Renger Witkamp (Wageningen University and Research Centre) and Prof. Wayne McIlWraith (Colorado State University) provided keynote lectures at the 8th EEHNC.