Richard Uwiera, DVM, MSC, PhD

Professor & University of Alberta Veterinary Pathologist, Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sci - Ag, Food & Nutri Sci Dept

Winter Term 2022 (1780)

AFNS 520 - Ruminant Physiology and Metabolic Diseases

★ 3 (fi 6)(SECOND, 3-0-0)

A discussion-based course on current literature in digestive physiology, endocrinology, and metabolic diseases of ruminant animals. Offered only in odd numbered years. Prerequisite: *3 in each of Nutrition and Physiology.

LECTURE B1 (61178)

AN SC 120 - Companion Animals and Society

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Diverse and evolving roles of companion animals in human society. Pets and the companion animal industry. Topics include: behavior, cognition and training; breeds and breeding; performance; nutrition, health and physiology. Prerequisite: Biology 30.

LECTURE B1 (61244)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
MWF 12:00 - 12:50 (CAB 239)


AN SC 375 - Animal Health and Disease

★ 3 (fi 6)(SECOND, 3-0-0)

Principles of maintaining healthy animals, and an examination of current issues related to animal health and disease. Infectious and non-infectious diseases that affect both animal and human health and may impact international trade and export. Principles and mechanisms of immunity, disease surveillance, pathophysiology, treatment, prevention, management and economic impact of specific diseases and risks of bioterrorism. Prerequisite: AN SC 100 and (AN SC 101 or 200) or consent of instructor. AN SC 310 or PHYSL 210 or (ZOOL 241 and 242) are recommended.

LECTURE B1 (61256)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
MWF 10:00 - 10:50 (GSB 8-59)