News VHG 2015

International Animal Health and Nutrition Conference Begins Charlottetown, PE (June 8, 2015) –Senior executives, investors, startups, regulators and researchers from five continents are coming together June 8-10 in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island at VetHealth Global 2015, North America’s premier International Animal Health and Nutrition Business Conference. This conference plays an influential role in forging new perspectives on emerging market trends, global regulatory issues, and innovative developments in global companion and food animal health and nutrition. This is the fifth VetHealth Global conference hosted by the Prince Edward Island BioAlliance since 2007. Welcome remarks will be given by PEI Premier Wade MacLauchlan. The 2015 honourary chair is Richard R. DeLuca, Jr., Executive Vice President and President of Animal Health, Merck & Co, a $3 billion+ animal health business with employees in more than 50 countries and products available in over 150 markets. VetHealth Global 2015.press release June 8.


Animal Health and Nutrition Businesses Converge on PEI

Charlottetown, PEI (May 25, 2015) – North America’s premier International Animal Health and Nutrition Business Conference – VetHealth Global – will convene in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, June 8-10, 2015. Since 2007, this biennial conference has generated international interest for its ability to attract senior executives, investors, inventive startups, regulators, and researchers from around the world. VHG 2015 is expected to draw close to 200 delegates from five continents to examine market trends, global regulatory issues, economic geopolitics, and innovations for companion animal and food animal health and nutrition. Read full story here.

Timeless Technologies logo copy 2New web-based veterinary pharmacy software developed by Timeless Technologies and Partners

May, 2015 – Veterinary Pharmacy Reference On-line (VPR 2.0), a joint venture between BMC Software Development and CaerVision, has formed a partnership with Timeless Veterinary Systems Inc., the creators of the Vet Drug Index™, in order to develop and release a new web-based Veterinary Pharmacy Reference software: VPR 2.0.??VPR 2.0 will feature expanded PIM integration and improved API, while also providing enhanced software functionality, real-time drug database updates and immediate access to the VPR drug resource guide.

May, 2015 – Veterinary Pharmacy Reference On-line (VPR 2.0), a joint venture between BMC Software Development and CaerVision, has formed a partnership with Timeless Veterinary Systems Inc., the creators of the Vet Drug Index™, in order to develop and release a new web-based Veterinary Pharmacy Reference software: VPR 2.0.??VPR 2.0 will feature expanded PIM integration and improved API, while also providing enhanced software functionality, real-time drug database updates and immediate access to the VPR drug resource guide. Read full story here.

Avivagen Logo web Scientists Publish Supporting Evidence about Natural Alternative To Antibiotic Use In Livestock

PEI company, Avivagen Inc. (TSXV: VIV, OTC Pink: CHEXF) has announced that the leading journal PLOS ONE has published research that provides underlying scientific support for a fundamentally new type of natural alternative to the use of antibiotics in livestock feeds for growth promotion and disease prevention. The paper is the result of work by both independent and company scientists. Avivagen Inc. is a wellness company developing and delivering products that support and enhance the health and quality of life for animals and the people who care for them.

Timeless Veterinary Systems Inc. Introduces the Timeless Vet Drug Index™ for the Web

PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND, CANADA — When Timeless Veterinary Systems Inc. launched the Timeless Vet Drug Index™ one year ago no one could have predicted how well their first point-of-care medical app would be received within the veterinary community. Fast forward to today and Timeless is getting ready to celebrate the first anniversary of the Timeless Vet Drug Index™ by announcing yet another exciting addition to the hugely popular evidence-based drug formulary app by Dr. Etienne Côté, Dr. Stephen Ettinger and Dr. Wayne Schwark. On Wednesday, July 23rd a new web version of the Timeless Vet Drug Index™ will be available online for computers and clinic workstations at no additional cost to a yearly or monthly subscription. Full article here.

Preparing the World for 2050

In this feature article, freelance writer Margaret Magner provides a synopsis of discussions that took place between industry experts during VetHealth Global 2013. Discussions cover debates on how best to ensure food security and increase productivity necessary for 2050 goals, and the confusing choices facing consumers to support the concept of healthy food options in the face of access, expense, and poor eating habits. Read full story here.