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Monday 13 th May, 2013

Session I/ The modern Nordic dairy farm
Key note: The modern Nordic dairy farm: Olav Østerås, TINE Advisory Service, Ås, Norway

Udder health in modern dairy farms – associations with management and grouping of cows: Mari Hovinen, Department of Production animal medicine, University of Helsinki, Finland

Session II/ Milking and mastitis
Key note: Milking and mastitis: Esa Manninen
, Valio Ltd, Farm Services, Helsinki, Finland

Session III/ Diagnostics
Key note 1: Microbiological diagnostics of udder infections: Karin Persson Waller Department of animal health and antimicrobial strategies, National Veterinary Institute (SVA), Uppsala, Sweden and Department of clinical sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden

Real-time polymerase chain reaction and conventional culture in bacteriological diagnostcs of
bovine mastitis - a comparative study: Heidi Hiitiö
, Department of production animal medicine, Faculty of veterinary medicine, University of Helsinki, Finland

Diagnostic test properties of a Real-time PCR mastitis test of composite milk samples from milk recordings to identify intramammary infections with Staphylococcus aureus and Streptococcus agalactiae: Ilka C. Klaas: Department of Large Animal Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Frederiksberg C, Denmark

Diagnostics of intra-mammary bacterial infections – comparison between a PCR assay and culturing: Ann-Kristin Nyman, Department of Animal Health and Antimicrobial Strategies, National Veterinary Institute (SVA), Uppsala, Sweden

Key note 2: Diagnostics for mastitis: opportunities from omics: David Eckersall, School of Veterinary Medicine, College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, UK

Associations between cow factors, intra-mammary infections and inflammatory indicators: Ann-Kristin Nyman, Department of Animal Health and Antimicrobial Strategies, National Veterinary Institute (SVA), Uppsala, Sweden

Session IV/ Comparative aspects
Key note: Mastitis in non-bovine dairy species, companion animals and breastfeeding women: Christopher H. Knight, IVKH, University of Copenhagen, Fredriksberg C., Denmark

Udder health in Norwegian dairy goat herds: Liv Sølverød, TINE Mastitis Laboratory in Molde, Norway

Subclinical mastitis and intra-mammary infections in Swedish beef cows: Karin Persson Waller, Department of animal health and antimicrobial strategies, National Veterinary Institute (SVA), Uppsala, Sweden, Department of clinical sciences, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden