Equine Science Center to offer series of webinars

PHOTOS COURTESY OF THE EQUINE SCIENCE CENTER

The Equine Science Center will begin its Fall 2020 Webinar Series on Aug. 13.

Every other Thursday at 7 p.m., through the the first week of November, the Equine Science Center will host a series of webinars on various equine related topics. Presentations will be given by Rutgers University Extension specialists and professors, as well as other experts in equine-related fields.

The presentations include:
“Ensuring Good Health And Well-being In The Aging Equine Population”
Karyn Malinowski, Ph.D. – Founding Director, Rutgers University Equine Science Center
“History of Equine Exercise Physiology and Horses in Biomedical Research”
Kenneth McKeever, Ph.D., FACSM, FAPS – Rutgers University Department of Animal Sciences
“Biosecurity On Horse Farms & At Equestrian Events”
Leslie Seraphin, DVM, MPH – APHIS, USDA
“Antioxidant Research & Its Applications For Use In Exercising Horses”
Carey Williams, Ph.D. – Rutgers University Department of Animal Sciences
“Issues Facing The New Jersey Horse Industry To Ensure Sustainability”
Ed Wengryn – New Jersey Farm Bureau
“Use Of Alternative Therapy For Horses: Acupuncture”
Brian Colquhoun, DVM – Colquhoun Equine Health & Performance
“Ask The Experts Live!” will be held at 7 p.m. Nov. 5, featuring:
Michael Fugaro, VMD, dACVS – New Jersey Association of Equine Practitioners
Karyn Malinowski, Ph.D. – Founding Director, Rutgers University Equine Science Center
Kenneth McKeever, Ph.D., FACSM, FAPS – Rutgers University Department of Animal Sciences
Michael Westendorf, Ph.D. – Rutgers University Department of Animal Sciences
Carey Williams, Ph.D. – Rutgers University Department of Animal Sciences
For the full list of dates, presenters, presentations, and to register for the webinars, visit https://go.rutgers.edu/Fall2020ews