June 5, 2017
Dr. Yuko Sato, assistant professor of veterinary diagnostic and production animal medicine, has been named a 2017 Speaker of the Year by the North American Veterinary Conference.
Sato was honored with one of the five NAVC Speakers of the Year award for 2017 and the only one recognized in the the exotics section. More than 350 nationally renowned veterinary speakers spoke at the annual Orlando conference representing more than 1200 different sessions. The award is voted on by the event attendees.
At NAVC, Sato gave several presentations including "Top 10 Backyard Poultry Conditions," "Antibiotic Usage and Regulations in Backyard Poultry," "Why Have My Hens Stopped Laying?," "HPAI Update for the General Practitioner" and served on an expert panel.