The Training Workshop “Quality Management System” was held in Ames (Iowa, USA) from 30 July to 9 August, 2011. The FGBI “ARRIAH” was represented by Anna V. Irza. The main aims of the training were: mastering and improving the new methods of laboratory diagnostics of infectious animal diseases, getting an insight into organization and working principles of the National Animal Health Laboratory Network(NAHLN) units, quality management system training, and meeting with leading NAHLN scientists.


Continuation of the first Workshop on “Urgent Issues of Epidemiology and ASF Prevention and Regional Veterinary Services’ Objectives”

A regular workshop “Control of African Swine Fever”, initiated by the Rosselkhoznadzor and the FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health”, has been operating since 1 June 2011 for heads and specialists of the Rosselkhoznadzor territorial administrations, regional veterinary services, municipal entities and pig farms.