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Full list of the past events...

 


  

2015 Welcome Lajos and Eileen to join the BOAS team!
2015 BOAS testing at the Finstar Kennel. Big thanks to Abigail!
2015 BOAS testing at the Finstar Kennel. Big thanks to Abigail!
2015 BOAS testing at the FBCE Xmas party. A fun day and had 11 Frenchie tested!
2015 BOAS testing at the FBCE Xmas party. A fun day and had 11 Frenchie tested!
2015 BOAS testing at the Lardsbarton Kennel. Big thanks to Belinda!
2015 BOAS testing at the Lardsbarton Kennel. Big thanks to Belinda!
2014 Crufts Dog Show. Talked to lots of brachycephalic dog owners about our study
2014 Crufts Dog Show. Talked to lots of brachycephalic dog owners about our study
2014 with prof. Oechtering. LATE surgery training at the University of Leipzig
2014 with prof. Oechtering. LATE surgery training at the University of Leipzig

 

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Past Events...

27 Jul 2016 David, Jane, and Nai-Chieh attended the Brachycephalic Breeds Working Group meeting at the Kennel Club

18 Jul 2016 Jane Ladlow was interviewed by the Naked Scientists, chatting about the problem with pedigree dogs. http://www.thenakedscientists.com/HTML/interviews/interview/1001927/ 

01 Jul 2016 Brigitta Kara joined our group as a summer student working on audio signal analysis

25 Jun 2016 Nai-Chieh Liu won the Zoetis Clinical Research Award!

20 Mar 2016 BOAS testing at the Pennine and Scottish French Bulldog Association Dog Show. 24 French bulldogs were tested :)  Big thanks to Mrs Mavro-Michaelis for arranging the testing! 

27 Feb 2016 Presentation at the Brachycephalic Conference held by the Swedish Kennel. Dr David Sargan presented our published study and on-going work on genetic basis of BOAS.

05 Jan 2016 Hattie Wright joined the BOAS team as a MPhil student working on the genetic project 

15 Dec 2015 BOAS testing at the Finstar Kennels, big thanks to Abigail! 

15 Nov 2015 BOAS testing at the FBCE End of the Year Party. 11 French bulldogs were tested!

08 Nov 2015 BOAS testing at the Bulldog Show in Willenhall held by the Birmingham and Midland Counties Bulldog Club

17 Oct 2015 BOAS testing at the Bulldog Show in Willenhall held by the Junior Bulldog Breed Club

11 Oct 2015 Presentation at the Pug and Bulldog Health Improvement Day, event held by the Kennel Club

05 Oct 2015 Dr Lajos Kalmar (post-doc research associate) and Eileen Troconis (MPhil student) joined the BOAS team

02-04 Jul 2015 Nai-Chieh Liu presented an abstract at ECVS annual meeting. "Using whole-body barometric plethysmography to evaluate the effectiveness of upper airway surgery for brachycephalic obstructive airway syndrome in French bulldogs"

13 Jun 2015 BOAS testing at the Unbenched Single Breed Open Show (Yorkshire Bulldog Club)

31 May 2015 BOAS testing at the bulldog show (Manchester and Counties Bulldog Club)

 

(to be documented) 

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