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  • IFAH to call for innovative solutions for a sustainable food supply at Global Animal Health conference

    16/10/2013

    Arlington, Virginia, 16 October 2013 – In the context of World Food Day, the International Federation for Animal Health (IFAH) will stress the importance of a harmonised science-based regulatory environment for maximising the development and use of animal health products to support food security and sustainability around the globe at the third Global Animal Health Conference taking place tomorrow in Arlington. Hosted by IFAH in partnership with the Drug Information Association (DIA), the...

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  • Video message from IFAH President

    04/10/2013

    Brussels, 4 October, 2013 – Jeff Simmons, President of the International Federation for Animal Health (IFAH), addressed the animal health industry across the world today with a message of encouragement, highlighting various accomplishments over the past year and outlining current and future priorities. Underlining the value of healthy animals to society, IFAH’s President calls on global leaders to develop innovative solutions in animal health and the food chain to meet the challenging needs of...

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  • IFAH News – Issue nr. 4 – October 2013

    04/10/2013

    In the fourth edition of IFAH News you can read the latest updates and activities from IFAH as well as view the video of IFAH President, Jeff Simmons addressing the animal health industry around the globe :

    • Last chance to register: Global Animal Health Conference
    • IFAH President’s address
    • IFAH at the OIE General Session
    • Supporting efficient policies for managing livestock diseases at OECD International Conference
    • IFAH Commends Codex Alimentarius Commission on 50-year anniversary in setting Global Food
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  • IFAH News Special Issue - Global Animal Health Conference

    08/08/2013

    In this special issue of IFAH News you can read the latest update on the Global Animal Health Conference taking place on on 17-18 October 2013 at the Sheraton Crystal City Hotel in Washington DC. Register now for the conference at: diahome.org/animalhealth

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  • Animal Health Industry commends the Codex Alimentarius Commission for its success over the last 50 years

    01/07/2013

    Brussels, 1 July 2013 –The International Federation for Animal Health (IFAH) congratulates the Codex Alimentarius Commission (CAC) on its 50th Anniversary. CAC has had, and continues to have, a vital role in setting global standards to ensure that food is safe for consumers around the world. IFAH works closely with CAC to help establish science- based standards for animal health products so that animal-sourced food is safe. Animals, like humans, are exposed to disease and illness that, if left...

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  • Animal Health Industry commends the Codex Alimentarius Commission for its success over the last 50 years

    01/07/2013

    Brussels, 1 July 2013 –The International Federation for Animal Health (IFAH) congratulates the Codex Alimentarius Commission (CAC) on its 50th Anniversary. CAC has had, and continues to have, a vital role in setting global standards to ensure that food is safe for consumers around the world. IFAH works closely with CAC to help establish science- based standards for animal health products so that animal-sourced food is safe. Animals, like humans, are exposed to disease and illness that, if left...

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  • Animal Health Industry Calls on G8 Nations to Promote Responsible Use of Antibiotics

    12/06/2013

    Brussels, Belgium, 12 June 2013 –The International Federation for Animal Health (IFAH), welcomes initiatives to table the issue of antibiotic resistance at the G8 Summit. The federation believes it is important that antibiotics, vital tools in any medical doctor’s and veterinarian’s toolbox, are used responsibly whenever they are employed, whether by the human medical world, the veterinary sector, or elsewhere. Like people, animals get sick and need medicines too, and especially infectious...

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  • Animal Health Industry Calls on G8 Nations to Promote Responsible Use of Antibiotics

    12/06/2013

    Brussels, Belgium, 12 June 2013 –The International Federation for Animal Health (IFAH), welcomes initiatives to table the issue of antibiotic resistance at the G8 Summit. The federation believes it is important that antibiotics, vital tools in any medical doctor’s and veterinarian’s toolbox, are used responsibly whenever they are employed, whether by the human medical world, the veterinary sector, or elsewhere. Like people, animals get sick and need medicines too, and especially infectious...

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  • IFAH News – Issue nr. 3 – June 2013

    06/06/2013

    In the third edition of IFAH News you can read the latest updates and activities from IFAH including:

    • New President for IFAH
    • IFAH Annual Report 2012 Out Now
    • Supporting Responsible Use of Antibiotics in Animals at OIE Conference
    • IFAH at 4th Global Feed and Food Congress in South Africa
    • How Veterinary Medicines Come to Market
    • Register Now for the Global Animal Health Conference
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  • Jeffrey N. Simmons Appointed President of IFAH

    29/04/2013

    Brussels, 29 April 2013 – Jeffrey N. Simmons, President, Elanco Animal Health was appointed for a two-year term as President of the International Federation for Animal Health (IFAH), the worldwide organisation representing the manufacturers of veterinary medicines. Simmons, a longstanding member of IFAH’s Board of Directors with a wealth of experience in the animal health industry and an advocate for food security solutions, was appointed by the IFAH Board of Directors in Brussels. Upon...

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