March 29, 2017

Program schedule

Program Schedule

The 14th Annual Scientific Conference (ASCON-XIV), 2017

Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (CVASU)

Saturday and Sunday, April 1-2, 2017

Venue: CVASU Campus, Chittagong, Bangladesh

Theme:

Achieving SDGs for Bangladesh- Integrating livestock and fisheries resources

to ensure food safety and security

 

Program schedule

DAY 1: Saturday, 1 April 2017

INAUGURAL SESSION (3.55 PM-5.00 PM)

Venue: CVASU New Conference Hall

 03:55  P M Guests take their seat
 04:00–04:05 P M Recitation from the Holy Quran
04:05–04:10 P M Welcome address by Prof. Dr. A.M.A.M. Zonaed Siddiki
Convener, ASCON-XIV Conference Secretariat and Director, One Health Institute
  Address by Special Guests:
04:10–04:15 P M Prof. Dr. Abol Munafi Bin Ambok Bolong
Director, Institute of Tropical Aquaculture, UMT, Malaysia
04:15–04:20 P M Prof. Dr. Amiza Mat Amin
Dean, School of Food Science and Technology, UMT, Malaysia
04:20–04:25 P M Prof. Dr. Nitish C. Debnath
Founder Vice-Chancellor, CVASU & One Health Coordinator, FAO, Bangladesh
04:25–04:50 P M Address by Chief Guest, Mr. Saifuzzaman Chowdhury, MP
Hon’ble State Minister, Ministry of Land
04:50- 04:55 PM Address by Session Chairman, Prof. Dr. Goutam Buddha Das
Vice-Chancellor, CVASU
04:55-05:20 PM Prayer and Tea break
05:20-06:00 PM Keynote Presentation by  Dr. A. Atiq Rahman, Environmentalist and Executive Director, Bangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies (BCAS)
06:00-06:25 PM Prayer break
06:25-08:00 PM Cultural program
08:00-09:00 PM Dinner

DAY 2: Sunday April 2, 2017 MORNING SESSION: [09.00 AM- 01.15 PM]

REGISTRATION  Venue: CVASU New Conference Hall

Time: 8.00 AM- 9.00 AM

Session 1: Livestock and poultry diseases I (09.00 AM-10.30 AM)

Venue: CVASU New Conference Hall

Chairman: Prof. Dr. Md. Nural Anwar, Vice Chancellor, Port City International University, Chittagong
Co-chairman: Prof. Dr. AKM Saifuddin, Director (External affairs), CVASU
Time Topic Presenter
09.00-09.30 Plenary talk
Progressive Control Pathway for FMD: Success and Failure in Achieving the Target Control Program in Bangladesh
Prof. Dr. Md. Anwar Hossain
Dept of  Microbiology
University of Dhaka
09.30-09.45 Development of a real-time biosecurity score based on self-assessment of management practices accountable for increased risk of LPAI and HPAI introduction and spread in poultry farms in USA Prof. Dr. Sharmin Chowdhury, Department of Pathology and Parasitology, CVASU
09.45-10.00 Isolation and complete genome analysis of pig-originated Foot-and-Mouth Disease Virus serotype O from Bangladesh Md. Al-Amin
Department of Microbiology
University of Dhaka
Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
10.00-10.10 Noninvasive monitoring of reproductive status using feces and urine hormonal assays in pregnant cattle Major Prokash Kumar Das
MS Fellow
Dept of Physiology, Biochemistry and Pharmacology, CVASU
10.10-10.20 Association between biosecurity measures and environmental contamination with  Avian Influenza viruses in live bird markets, Bangladesh Sukanta Chowdhury
Assistant Scientist
Programme for Emerging Infections
Infectious Diseases Division, icddr,b, Bangladesh
10.20-10.30 Question and discussion
10.30-10.45 Tea Break

Session 2: Fish production issues in Bangladesh (09.00 AM-10.30 AM)

Venue: CVASU Video Conference Room (3rd Floor), Academic Building-1

Chairman: Prof. Abol Munafi Bin Ambok Bolong-Director, Institute of Tropical Aquaculture, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu
Co-chairman: Prof. Dr. Md. Nurul Absar Khan, Dean, Faculty of Fisheries, CAVSU
Time Topic Presenter
09.00-09.15 Stock assessment and management of fishes in the Padma river considering the emerging climate change Dr. Md. Yeamin Hossain
Associate Professor
Department of Fisheries, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh
09.15-09.30 Effect of Escherichia coli fortification in Tilapia reared in indoor static water system Md. Shahin Parvez, Lecturer, Fisheries and Marine Resource Technology Discipline, Khulna University, Bangladesh
09.30-09.40 Incidence of White Spot Syndrome Virus (WSSV) in Cultured Shrimp of Coastal Region in South-West Bangladesh Md. Inja-Mamun Haque, Microbial Genetics and Bioinformatics Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, University of Dhaka, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
09.40-09.50 Integrated management of coastal resources in Saint Martin’s Island (SMI), Bangladesh Md. Humayain Kabir
Assistant Professor, Institute of Forestry and Environmental Sciences, Chittagong University, Bangladesh
09.50-10.00 Assessment of organic pollution by physico-chemical analysis and Palmar’s algal pollution index of Padma river Dr Saleha Jasmine
Professor
Department of Fisheries, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh
10.00-10.10 Growth, biometrics and sexual maturity of Alien Fishes from Bangladesh Ms. Fairuz Nawer
Department of Fisheries, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh
10.10-10.20 Growth pattern of freshwater mussel Lamellidens marginalis (Lamarck, 1819) (Bivalvia: Unionidae) from the northwest Bangladesh Dr. Md. Mostafizur Rahman Mondol
Associate Professor
Department of Fisheries, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh
10.20-10.30 Safety and Hygiene Issues: Effects of training programme in dried fish processors at Chalan Beel area, Bangladesh Professor Dr. Fawzia Adib Flowra
Professor
Department of Fisheries, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh
10.30-10.45 Tea Break

Session 3: Food safety and security (10.45 AM-12.15 PM)

Venue: CVASU New Conference Hall

Chairman: Dr Amiza Binti Mat Amin, Dean, School of Food Science and Technology, University Malaysia Terengganu
Co-chairman: Prof. Dr. Md. Arifuzzaman, Dean, Faculty of Basic Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Science and Technology (USTC), Chittagong
Time Topic Presenter
10.45-11.15 Plenary talk
Blood cockle (Anadara granosa) as functional food
Dr. Amiza Binti Mat Amin
School of Food Science and Technology, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu, Malaysia
11.15-11.25 Quality features of maize dried by two stage and sun drying method Dr. Md. Sazzat Hossain Sarker
Associate Professor and Chairman, Department of Food Engineering and Technology, HMDSTU, Dinajpur, Bangladesh
11.25-11.35 Effect of humectant on the quality, acceptability and storage stability of Round Scad (Decapterus maruadsi) Fish Jerky Dr. H. Yusnita
School of Food Science and Technology, Universiti Malaysia, Kuala Nerus, Terengganu, Malaysia
11.35-11.45 Effect of ultrasonic spray-drying outlet temperature and gum arabic microencapsulation on antioxidative properties of several plant products Dr. M. K. Zainol
School of Food Science and Technology, Universiti Malaysia, Kuala Nerus, Terengganu, Malaysia
11.45-11.55 Public health threat due to presence of Escherichia coli in raw dairy milk in Jessore district Dr. AKM Mostafa Anower
Associate Professor and Chairman
Department of Microbiology and Public Health, Faculty of Animal Science and Veterinary Medicine, Patuakhali Science and Technology University (PSTU), Bangladesh
11.55-12.05 Load and antibiotic resistance profiles of bacteria in cooked vegetables from local restaurants in Bangladesh: A comparison of town and village-based samples Sanjoy Kumar Mukharjee
Lecturer, Department of Microbiology, NSTU, Bangladesh
12.05-12.15 Question and discussion

Session 4: Animal production issues I (10.45 AM-12.15 PM)

Venue: CVASU Video Conference Room (3rd Floor), Academic Building-1

Chairman: Prof. Dr. Gouranga Chandra Chanda, Dept of Dairy and Poultry Science, CVASU
Co-chairman: Prof. Dr. Abu Nasar Md. Aminoor Rahman, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University
Time Topic Presenter
10.45-11.15 Anglo-Nubian and its’ crossbred goat performance under semi-intensive system Prof. Dr. Md. Kabirul Islam Khan
Dept. of Genetics and Animal Breeding, CVASU
11.15-11.30 Efficacy of a geothermal heat pump to save energy and reduce CO2 and noxious gas emissions in a pig house Dr. Md. Manirul Islam
Department of Animal Science and Nutrition, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, CVASU
11.30-11.40 Improvement of fertility of cows using prostaglandin F2α analogue Professor Md. Jalal Uddin Sarder
Department of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Faculty of Agriculture, Rajshahi University, Bangladesh
11.40-11.50 Evaluation of anatomical features of cervix of Black Bengal goat (Capra hircus) in view of artificial insemination Professor Dr. Mohammad Mejbah Uddin
Department of Anatomy and Histology, CVASU
11.50-12.00 Changes of cow’s milk composition and yield under heat stressed condition Mrs. Tanni Chanda
Associate Prof., Patuakhali Science and Technology University (PSTU),
Bangladesh
12.00-12.15 Question and discussion

Session 5: Livestock and poultry diseases II (12.15 PM-01.15 PM)

Venue: CVASU New Conference Hall

Chairman: Prof. Dr. Md. Rayhan Faruque, Dean, Faculty of Food Science and Technology, CVASU
Co-chairman: Dr. S. Sooryadas, College of Veterinary and Animal Sciences,Kerala Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, India
Time Topic Presenter
12.15-12.35 Breeding ecology, natural history and bio-morphometry of Barred Buttonquail (Turnix suscitator) in selected areas of Bangladesh Prof. Dr. ANM Aminoor Rahman
Department of Gynecology, Obstetrics & Reproductive Health
Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University
12.35-12.45 Surgical tube cystotomy for the treatment of obstructive urolithiasis in ruminants Prof. Dr. Bibek Chandra Sutradhar
Department of Medicine and Surgery, CVASU
12.45-12.55 Epidemiological investigation of haemonchosis caused by Haemonchus contortus in small ruminants in Bangladesh MA Mannan, PhD Fellow
Department of Pathology and Parasitology, CVASU
12.55-01.05 Sequence and phylogenetic analysis of partial VP7 (G6 strain) and VP4 gene (P11 strain) of Bovine Rotavirus A (BVA) circulating in Chittagong, Bangladesh Shama Ranjan Barua, PhD Fellow
Department of Pathology and Parasitology, CVASU
01.05-01.15 Question and discussion
01.15-02.15 Closing remarks and Lunch Break

Session 6: Animal production issues II (12.15 PM-01.15 PM)

Venue: CVASU Video Conference Room (3rd Floor), Academic Building-1

Chairman: Professor M A Halim, Dean, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, CVASU
Co-chairman: Dr. A.K.M. Moniruzzaman Mollah, Associate Professor of Life Sciences, Asian University for Women, Chittagong
Time Topic Presenter
12.15-12.35 Effect of lysozyme on production performance and methane reduction of ruminants Prof. Dr. Ashraf Ali Biswas,
Dept. of Animal Science and Nutrition, CVASU
12.35-12.45 Prediction of energy requirement of Bos indicus growing bull calves in Bangladesh Prof. Dr. Md. Jasim Uddin

Dept. of Animal Nutrition
Sylhet Agricultural University
Bangladesh

12.45-12.55 Effect dietary probiotics on broiler growth performance and meat quality in replacing oxytetracycline Dr. M.S.K Sarker
Poultry Production Research Division, BLRI, Savar, Dhaka,
12.55-01.05 Mycotoxins in food: A global threat Dr. Mohammad Rafiqul Islam
Principal Scientific Officer, Bangladesh Agricultural Research Council (BARC), Dhaka
01.05-01.15 Question and discussion
01.15-02.15 Lunch Break

AFTERNOON SESSION: April 2, 2017 [02.15 PM- 04.40 PM]

Session 7: One Health issues in Bangladesh perspective (02.15 PM-03.30 PM)

Venue: CVASU New Conference Hall

Chairman: Prof. Dr. Nitish Chandra Debnath, One Health Coordinator, FAO Bangladesh
Co-chairman: Prof. Dr. Md. Anwer Hossain, Dept. of Microbiology, University of Dhaka
Time Topic Presenter
02.15-02.40 Plenary Lecture
Microbiota and Health
Dr. Munirul Alam
Senior scientist, Infectious Diseases Division, icddr,b, Dhaka
02.40-02.50 Molecular epidemiology of bovine anthrax in Bangladesh Professor Dr. Paritosh Kumar Biswas
Department of Microbiology and Veterinary Public Health, CVASU, Bangladesh
02.50-03.00 Multi-drug resistant pathogenic bacteria in the gut of young children Dr. Shirajum Monira
Assistant Scientist
Infectious Diseases Division, icddr,b, Dhaka
03.00-03.10 BALZAC: An example of One Health coordinated research on AI in Bangladesh Prof. Dr. Md. Ahasanul Haque
Dept. of Medicine and Surgery, CVASU
03.10-03.18 Institutionalization of One Health Approach in Bangladesh: role of IEDCR Md. Nurul Islam, Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control & Research (IEDCR), Mohakhali, Dhaka-1212, Bangladesh
03.18-03.25 Molecular detection of multi-drug resistance genes in Mycobacterium tuberculosis Monika Sultana
Department of Microbiology, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
03.25-03.30 Question and discussion

Session 8: Open paper session (03.30 PM-04.40 PM)

Venue: CVASU New Conference Hall

Chairman: Dr. Mohd Hanafi Bin Idris, Associate Professor and Deputy Dean, School of Fisheries and Aquaculture Sciences, University Malaysia Terengganu
Co-chairman: Prof. Dr. Md. Kabirul Islam Khan, Director, Research and Extension, CVASU
Time Topic Presenter
03.30-03.40 Multi-Drug Resistant, Toxigenic Vibrio cholerae in Drinking Water and Household Contacts of Cholera Patients in Dhaka City Ms Raisa Rafique
Infectious Diseases Division, icddr,b, Dhaka
03.40-03.50 Genetic variability within Echinococcus granulosus cestode through 12S rRNA and Cox-1 gene sequences of buffalo, sheep and human isolates Mohammad Omer Faruk
Department of Pathology and Parasitology, CVASU
03.50-04.00 Synthesis of calcium carbonate nanoparticles and their uses for the bone cancer treatment Professor Dr. Kh. Nurul Islam
Department of Anatomy and Histology, CVASU
04.00-04.10 Incidence of various surgical affections of different animal species at SAQ Teaching Veterinary Hospital, CVASU, Chittagong Prof. Dr. Bhajan Chandra Das
Department of Medicine and Surgery, CVASU
04.10-04.20 Isolation and molecular characterization of Escherichia coli collected from tiger at Zoo and Safari Parks, Bangladesh Saurav Kumar Ghosh
Department of Microbiology and Veterinary Public Health, CVASU
04.20-04.30 Isolation and molecular characterization of Salmonella from retail raw meat markets at Chittagong Metropolitan Area Arup Sen
Department of Microbiology and Veterinary Public Health, CVASU
04.30-04.40 A single metabolite production by Escherichia coli BW25113 and its pflA.cra mutant cultivated under microaerobic conditions using glycerol or glucose as a carbon source Ms. Yasmin Akter
Lecturer
Department of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, University of Chittagong
04.40-04.45 Question and discussion
04.45-05.00 Closing remarks and Tea Break

Sunday, 2 April 2017 CONCLUDING SESSION (05.00 PM-06.00 AM)

Venue: CVASU New Conference Hall

05:00PM Guests take their seats
05:00-05:05PM Presentation of draft recommendations
05:05-05:10PM Address by Special Guest, Prof. Dr. Abol Munafi Bin Ambok Bolong
Director, Institute of Tropical Aquaculture, University Malaysia Terengganu (UMT), Malaysia
05:10-05:15PM Address by Special Guest, Prof. Dr. Amiza Mat Amin
Dean, School of Food Science and Technology, University Malaysia Terengganu (UMT), Malaysia
05:15-05:40PM Address by Chief Guest, Prof. Abdul Mannan
Chairman, University Grants Commission (UGC) of Bangladesh
05:40-05:50PM Concluding remarks by the Session Chairman, Prof. Dr. Goutam Buddha Das
Vice-Chancellor, CVASU
05:50-06:00 Vote of Thanks by Prof. Dr. Sharmin Chowdhury, Conference Secretariat Team