The 6th Food Safety and Zoonoses Symposium for Asia Pacific

26-27 August 2021

Online conference

About the symposium

The 6th Food Safety and Zoonoses Symposium for Asia Pacific will be conducted during 26-27 August 2021 by Veterinary Public Health and Food Safety Centre for Asia Pacific (VPHCAP), Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Chiang Mai University.  In this special occasion, this year we integrate this symposium to the Global Health Institute-Thailand 2021 to encourage, strengthen and generate innovative knowledge between academic experiences in food safety and zoonoses together with expert, government, private, academic scientists, graduate and doctoral-level students in the Asia Pacific region and global level.  This symposium will call for abstract for online oral or E-poster presentation with a peer-review proceeding and provide a chance for outstanding research topics to publish in the Veterinary Integrative Sciences Journal (special issue in September 2021).



Dr. Thanawat Tiensin
Chairperson of the UN Committee
on World Food Security

Impacts of COVID-19 on

Food Security and Nutrition

Dr. Tracey Goldstein
Division Chief, Emerging Threats, USAID

Global and Regional Strategies to Address Future Pandemic Threats


Prof. Dr. Suwat Chariyalertsak
Dean, Faculty of Public Health,
Chiang Mai University

Digital Technologies in the Public-health Response to COVID-19 Pandemic : Lesson Learned from Thailand's Experiences

Prof. Dr. Rungtip Chuanchuen
Director, Center for Antimicrobial Resistance Monitoring in Foodborne Pathogens (in cooperation with WHO)

Update on Antimicrobial Resistance Monitoring System and Situation in Food Animals in Asia

Dr. Bernd-Alois Tenhagen
Federal Institute for Risk Assessment, Germany

Food Safety Risk Assessment

Dr. Noppawan Buameetoop
Livestock Academic Development,
Department of Livestock Development, Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives

Lumpy Skin Disease:

An Emerging Disease in Asia


26 August 2021, AM

Pandemic Threats

26 August 2021, PM

Impacts of COVID-19 on Food Systems

27 August 2021, AM

Antimicrobial Resistance

27 August 2021, PM

Food Safety Risk Assessment




Conference Theme: 

  • Pandemic and emerging diseases 

  • Zoonoses

  • Animal disease outbreak

  • Food safety and food hygiene

  • Food security and food innovation

  • Socio-economic impacts on food systems

  • Antimicrobial resistance

  • Risk assessment

Important Date:

- Call for abstract and full paper -

 30 June 2021   Deadline for abstract and full paper submission

 15 July 2021   Notification of acceptance and suggestion for revision

 30 July 2021   Final submission of full paper

 Presentation options: 

/ Oral presentation

/ Poster presentation


(Abstract or Full-paper submission)

*Qualified full-paper will be published in the Veterinary Integrative Sciences Journal  

(TCI tier1 / Scopus database - No publication fee)
special issue in September 2021



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