Chiefs Of Regional Commissions For Animal Health Announced

by Medindia Content Team on  June 8, 2006 at 7:43 PM General Health News   - G J E 4
Chiefs Of Regional Commissions For Animal Health Announced
Dr. Robert Thwala, the Ministry of Agriculture Director of Veterinary and Livestock Services, was anointed as President of the African Regional Commission for the International Committee of the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE).

Dr. Barry O'Neil was earlier elected the President of OIE. This post is held for three years. The elections were held last month during the 74th Annual General Session of (OIE) in Paris, according to a report released by the ministry.

Specialists' commissions and their members were also elected at this meeting. The following is a list of the regional representatives, Asia, the Far East and Oceania- Dr. J. Gardner Murray (Australia)

America- Dr. Jamil Gomes de Souza (Brazil)

Europe- Dr. Nokola T. Bevel (Bulgaria)

Middle East- Dr. Salman Abdel Nabi.


Post your Comments

Comments should be on the topic and should not be abusive. The editorial team reserves the right to review and moderate the comments posted on the site.
User Avatar
* Your comment can be maximum of 2500 characters
Notify me when reply is posted I agree to the terms and conditions

You May Also Like

View All

More News on: