Congratulations to the GeoVet 2023 Student Poster Awards Winners!

Congratulations to the outstanding winners of the GeoVet Student Poster Awards! We are delighted to honor and celebrate the exceptional accomplishments of these talented students who were announced at the end of the conference. Their dedication, creativity, and hard work have truly shone through in our poster competition. Here is the list of the deserving winners:

Anna Kawiecki

UC Davis

Poster title:

Spatial and temporal analysis on the impact of ultra-low volume indoor insecticide spraying on Aedes aegypti household density

Hollie French

University of Glasgow

Poster title:

Genomic surveillance and phylogeographic analysis of vampire bat rabies across Central America using FTA cards and Nanopore sequencing

Nicolas Cardenas

North Carolina State University

Poster title:

Analyzing the movement network of swine within and between states in the United States

Pankaj Gaonkar

College of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University

Poster title:

Time trends and forecasting of antimicrobial use and minimum inhibitory concentration for Salmonella spp. in chicken production

Special Mention for Poster Conference Contributions!

We would also like to extend our heartfelt appreciation to all the students who participated in GeoVet, contributing to the conference’s high scientific content. Each poster simbolizes a dedication to academic excellence and advancement in research. Thanks to all students contributors, we have fostered an exceptional environment for learning and knowledge sharing.

Description and Application

GeoVet 2023 takes great pride in presenting awards for the best student poster presentations. Made possible through the generous sponsorship of IZS-Teramo, these awards aim to encourage and acknowledge the academic efforts of students.
To be eligible for these awards, student participants must be registered for the conference, actively attend, and present their work during the dedicated poster sessions at GeoVet 2023. Proof of current university enrolment must be provided during the registration process.
This prestigious award honours the top four student poster presentations at the conference. The recipient must be the primary presenter. Each winner will receive a prize of €250.
The evaluation of award recipients will be carried out by a specially appointed jury, who will assess the submissions based on the following criteria:

  • Research Innovation
  • Significance and Relevance to the International Scientific Community

  • Clarity of Presentation

The announcement of the winners will take place during the closing ceremony of the GeoVet 2023 conference.
For any further questions, please contact the GeoVet 2023 Organizing Committee at