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AMCB Research Symposia: Highlights

Each year, the AMCB holds a research symposium in which students share their research.  A Distinguished Lecturer from another university is invited to attend for a formal seminar and to facilitate interactions with students.

  • 2024 - Twenty Second Symposium

    Twenty Second Symposium, May 10-11, 2024

    St Petersburg Marriott, Clearwater FL (St Petersburg Marriott).

    Distinguished Lecturer: Dr Pablo J. Ross, STgenetics and University of California-Davis

    Twenty second (2024) AMCB proceedings.

    AMCB 2024 symposium


  • 2023 - Twenty First Symposium

    Twenty First Symposium, May 12-13, 2023

    Sheraton Lake Buena Vista Resort, Orlando FL (Sheraton Lake Buena Vista Resort).

    Distinguished Lecturer: Dr Pascale Chavatte-Palmer, Université Paris-Saclay, INRAE.

    Twenty first (2023) AMCB proceedings.


    2023 Orlando FL

  • 2022 - Twentieth Symposium

    Twentieth Symposium, May 13-14, 2022

    Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island, Florida (Hampton Inn Harbor Front)

    Distinguished Lecturer: Professor Fuller Bazer, Department of Animal Science, Texas A&M University.

    Twentieth (2022) AMCB proceedings

    2022 Fernandina Beach

  • 2021 - Nineteenth Symposium

    Nineteenth Symposium, August 13, 2021

    Austin Cary Forest Campus, Gainesville Florida.

    Distinguished Lecturer: Liang Zhou, Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology, University of Florida.

    Nineteenth AMCB proceedings

  • 2020 - Eighteenth Symposium

    Eighteenth Symposium, April 3-4, 2020

    Lakeside Inn in Mount Dora, Florida.
    Distinguished Lecturer: Fuller Bazer, Department of Animal Sciences, Texas A&M University

    Postponed due to Covid-19.

  • 2019 - Seventeenth Symposium

    Seventeenth Symposium, April 12-13, 2019

    International Palms Resort & Conference Center, Cocoa Beach, Florida.
    Distinguished Lecturer: Brian O'Neill, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa


    Annual Symposium - 2019

  • 2018 - Sixteenth Symposium

    Sixteenth Symposium, April 6-7, 2018

    Plantation at Crystal River, Crystal River, Florida.
    Distinguished Lecturer: Dr. Christopher Geyer, East Carolina University


    Annual Symposium - 2018

  • 2017 - Fifteenth Symposium

    Fifteenth Symposium, April 15-16, 2017

    Safety Harbor Resort and Spa, Safety Harbor, Florida.
    Distinguished Lecturer: Dr. Kieran Meade, Teagasc, Co. Meath, Ireland


    Annual Symposium - 2017

  • 2016 - Fourteenth Symposium

    Fourteenth Symposium, April 15-16, 2016

    Chinsegut Hill Retreat, Brooksville, Florida
    Distinguished Lecturer: Shawn Donkin, Purdue University


    2016 - 14th Annual Symposium

  • 2015 - Thirteenth Symposium

    Thirteenth Symposium, April 17-18, 2015

    Jekyll Island Club Hotel, Jekyll Island, Georgia.
    Distinguished Lecturers: Dr. Patrick Lonergan and Dr. Trudee Fair, University College Dublin


    Annual Symposium - 2015

  • 2014 - Twelfth Symposium

    Twelfth Symposium, April 11-12, 2014

    Lakeside Inn, Mount Dora, Florida.
    Distinguished Lecturer: Dr. Cynthia Baldwin, University of Massachusetts


    Annual Symposium - 2014

  • 2013 - Eleventh Symposium

    Eleventh Symposium, April 5-6, 2013

    Hampton Inn and Suites, Amelia Island, Fernnandina Beach, Florida.
    Distinguished Lecturer: Dr. Martin Sheldon, Swansea University

    Schedule of Events | Proceedings

  • 2012 - Tenth Symposium

    Tenth Symposium, March 30-31, 2012

    Holiday Isle Oceanfront Resort, St. Augustine Beach, Florida
    Distinguished Lecturer:  Dr. Rocio M. Rivera, University of Missouri

    Schedule of Events | Proceedings

  • 2011 - Ninth Symposium

    Ninth Symposium, April1-2, 2011

    Steinhatchee Landing Resort, Steinhatchee, Florida
    Distinguished Lecturer:  Dr. Kimberly Vonnahme, North Dakota State University

    Schedule of Events (.pdf 79KB) | Proceedings (.pdf 583KB)

  • 2010 - Eighth Symposium

    Eighth Symposium, April 2-3, 2010

    Whitney Laboratory, University of Florida, Saint Augustine, Florida
    Distinguished Lecturer:  Dr. Marc-Andre Sirard, Laval University

    Schedule of Events(.pdf 102KB) | Proceedings (.pdf 465KB)

  • 2009 - Seventh Symposium

    Seventh Symposium, April 17-18, 2009

    Plantation Golf Resort and Spa, Crystal River, Florida
    Distinguished Lecturer, Dr. Dean Betts, University of Western Ontario

    Schedule of Events (.pdf 94KB) | Proceedings (.pdf 904KB)

  • 2008 - Sixth Symposium

    Sixth Symposium, March 28-29, 2008

    Cedar Cove Beach and Yacht Club, Cedar Key, Florida
    Distinguished Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Eckhard Wolf, Inst. Mol. Anim. Breeding Biotechnol., Genzentrum der LMU-Munchen

    Schedule of Events (.pdf 100KB) | Proceedings (.pdf 774KB)

  • 2007 - Fifth Symposium

    Fifth Symposium, April13-14, 2007

    Whitney Laboratory, University of Florida, Saint Augustine, Florida
    Distinguished Lecturer: Dr. Douglas Bannerman, USDA-ARS, Beltsville MD

    Schedule of Events (.pdf 128KB) | Proceedings (.pdf 418KB)

  • 2006 - Fourth Symposium

    Fourth Symposium, April 7-8, 2006

    Lake Wauberg, Gainesville, Florida and Animal Sciences Bldg, University of Florida
    Distinguished Lecturer: Dr. Ina Dobrinksi, University of Calgary

    Schedule of Events (.pdf 91KB) | Proceedings (.pdf 492KB)

  • 2005 - Third Symposium

    Third Symposium, May 6-7, 2005

    Chinsegut Hill Conference Center, Brooksville, Florida
    Distinguished Lecturer: Dr. Doug Stocco, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

    Schedule of Events (.pdf 20KB)

    Annual symposium - 2005

  • 2004 - Second Symposium

    Second Symposium, April 2-3, 2004

    Chinsegut Hill Conference Center, Brooksville, Florida
    Distinguished Lecturer: Dr. John Dobrinsky, USDA-ARS, Beltsville, MD

    Schedule of Events (.pdf 9KB) | Proceedings (.pdf 535KB)

    Annual symposium - 2004

  • 2003 - First Symposium

    First Symposium, May 2-3, 2003

    Whitney Laboratory, University of Florida, Saint Augustine, Florida
    Distinguished Lecturer: Dr. Randy Prather, University of Missouri

    Schedule of Events (.pdf 9KB) | Proceedings (.pdf 132KB)

    Annual symposium - 2003