Theme: AAI Best Practice across the globe – what have we learned so far and where do we need to be?
FRIDAY, 23 JUNE 2017
2.00-5.00pm: IAHAIO Annual General Meeting (AGM) – all IAHAIO members invited (please notify IAHAIO of your attendance by 5 June by emailing

8.30am:Welcome and introduction, Marie-Jose Enders-Slegers, IAHAIO President
8.45am : Launch of the new IAHAIO and ISAZ platform of collaboration between practitioners and researchers, Marie-Jose Enders-Slegers and Erika Friedmann
9.00am: Outcome of first survey of IAHAIO international task force: Standards of Best Practices for AAI Programs and Practitioners, Brinda Jegatheesan and Elizabeth Ormerod
9.45am:AAI Best Practice Special Focus: Horses, Kathy Alm, Path International
11.00am:AAI Best Practice Special Focus: Farm animals, Miyako Kinoshita, Green Chimneys
11.30am :AAI Best Practice Special Focus: Dogs and cats, Jennifer Henley, San Francisco SPCA
1.00-1.10pm: Announcement of winner of IAHAIO digital photo contest
1.10-1.20pm: Introduction to workshops, Marie-Jose Enders-Slegers
1.20-2.50pm: Workshops
2.50-3.20pm: COFFEE
3.20-4.00pm: Workshops
4.00-4.45pm: Panel discussion – Sandra McCune, Waltham Centre for Pet Nutrition, Kathy Alm, Jennifer Henley, Miyako Kinoshita
4.45-5.00pm: Next steps, Marie-Jose Enders-Slegers
5.00pm: CLOSE