Spring Seminar Series 2019

Cornell Dairy Center of Excellence Spring Seminar Series – 2019   This twice monthly seminar series covers a broad range of dairy industry topics such as preventative medicine and herd health, dairy production management, food safety, epidemiology, worker training, industry relations and more. Seminar speakers will include Cornell faculty and invited guests. Want to propose a topic or speaker for an upcoming semester? Contact elizabeth.goldberg@cornell.edu   All seminars will be held Mondays from 4-5 PM in Stocking Hall 146 . Click on topic title to join by Zoom or click on past topic titles to view recorded seminar.

Date Speaker Department Topic
Jan 28  Erika Ganda  Food Science The Application of Next Generation Sequencing Technologies In Animal-Based Agriculture and Food Production Systems
Feb 4 Beth Lyon Cornell Law School

Dairy Farm Workers

Feb 18 Joe McFadden Animal Science Ceramides, methyl donors, and leaky gut, oh my! Emerging insights into dairy cattle biology
Mar 4  Jen McClure Irish Cattle Breeding Federation Understanding the Irish System- At Least the Cattle Part
Mar 18 Belinda Thompson Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences Salmonella Dublin: What you need to know as this disease emerges on Northeast Dairy Farms
Mar 25 Johannes Lehman Plant Science Let’s go thermochemical: Upcycling dairy manure to market-ready fertilizers
Apr 8 Frank Mitloehner UC Davis – Animal Science

Satisfying the Increasing Demand for Animal Proteins Without Depleting Natural Resources

Apr 22 Alejandro Ceballos-Marquez University of Caldas, Colombia The Colombian Dairy Systems
May 6

Graduate Student Presentations:


Kathryn Bach (Jessica McArt)

Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences

Association of mid-infrared predicted milk & blood constituents with early lactation disease & herd removal in Holstein cows


Cassandra Stambuk (Heather Huson)

Animal Science

Genotypic and Phenotypic Associations with Digital Cushion Thickness in Dairy Cattle


Margaret Jodlowski (Andrew Novakovic)

Dyson School

Insurance and Agricultural Credit Use by US Dairy Farms

Reminder, take the series for credit by registering for VTPMD 7081

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