Advancing the health and well-being of animals and people

Principal Investigator: Bruce Akey

Animal Health Diagnostic Center
Email:; Phone: 607-253-4271
Sponsor: NYS Department of Agriculture and Markets
Grant Number: C200721
Title: Avian Influenza Surveillance Testing (LPAI)
Project Amount: $165,700
Project Period: 04/01/13-03/31/14

DESCRIPTION (Provided by Applicant): As stipulated in Cooperative Agreement No. 13-9636-1268CA between the New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets and the United States Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Veterinary Services, this work plan sets forth the activities to be conducted by The New York State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (NYSVDL) in support of the Avian Influenza (AI) surveillance and testing program and the budget for the period April 1, 2013 through March 31, 2014.