The 2007 International PRRS Symposium: “PRRS and PRRS-Related Diseases: Prevention and Control Strategies,” is scheduled for Nov. 30 and Dec. 1 at the downtown Marriott in Chicago.

The symposium will precede the Conference of Research Workers in Animal Diseases.

This year’s program features several internationally recognized speakers highlighting epidemiology and control of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS), and PRRS in China.

There will also be a section devoted to PRRS virus-associated diseases including porcine circovirus type 2.

Registration is free and a free lunch will be provided on Dec. 1.

Online registration, program updates and proceedings of previous meetings are posted at http://www.prrssymposium.org.