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Download the PSA 2018 Mobile App!

Planning to attend the 2018 PSA Annual Meeting in San Antonio? If so, you’ll want to download the “MyItinerary by ScholarOne” conference app!

With the app you can:

  • Build your personal daily schedule
  • Receive reminders and updates
  • Engage and network with peers
  • Find what you are looking for
  • Take notes, bookmark, and filter
  • Synchronize across your devices

Here’s how to download:

  • Go to your mobile app store (depending on your mobile device this will vary; the app is available within the Google Play Store for Android users and the App Store for iPhone users).
  • Search for the app called “MyItinerary by ScholarOne.”
  • Download the mobile app to your device.
  • Click on the PSA Annual Meeting to download the event.
We look forward to seeing you in San Antonio!

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2018 PSA Prospectus


Ticketed Event Request:
January 17, 2018

Abstract Submission:
April 3, 2018

Non-Ticketed Event Request:
April 12, 2018

Symposia and Workshops

Tentative Schedule

Monday, July 23rd

8:30 am — Opening Session

8:45 am — WPSA Lecture: The State and Future of the Poultry Industry to Meet Future Global Needs

10:30 am — Student Competition Oral Presentations

12:00 pm — National Extension Luncheon

12:00 pm — Student Hatchery Luncheon and Business Meeting

12:00 pm — Editorial Board Luncheon

1:00 pm — Scientific Sessions

1:00 pm — Student Competition Oral Presentations

1:00 pm — Informal Nutrition Symposium: Maintaining Production Efficiency in the Face of Changing Consumer Demands

5:00 pm — Welcome Reception

Tuesday, July 24th

8:00 am — Student Competition Oral Presentations

8:00 am — Symposium: Success in the Antibiotic-Free Era Starts in the Breeders and Hatchery

12:00 pm — WPSA-USA and WPSA-Canada Luncheon

12:00 pm — American Poultry Historical Society Luncheon

12:00 pm — Asian Colleague Luncheon (Reservations required)

1:00 pm — Scientific Sessions

1:00 pm — Symposium: Addressing Issues Facing the Poultry Industry

1:00 pm — Symposium: Current and Future Directions for Next-Generation Sequencing of Poultry Microbiomes

4:00 pm — Student Competition Poster Judging

5:00 pm — Poster & Exhibitor Reception

Wednesday, July 25th

7:00 am — PSA Business Meeting

9:00 am — Scientific Sessions

12:00 pm — Student Ambassador Luncheon

12:00 pm — Latin American Colleague Luncheon (Reservations required)

1:00 pm — Scientific Sessions

1:00 pm — Symposium: Amino Acids and Low- Protein Diets: Benefits for Performance, Meat Quality, Environment, Health and Welfare of Poultry Birds

1:00 pm — Symposium: Novel Applications of Light Applied to Poultry Production: Influencing Growth, Behavior, and Biosecurity

3:00 pm — Ice Cream Break

6:00 pm — PSA BBQ-Sunset Station

Thursday, July 26th

8:00 am — Symposium: Alternative Poultry Production Practices: What are the impacts on Management, Animal Health, Product Quality, and Food Safety?

8:00 am — Symposium: From the Indigestible Fraction to the Global Feed Enzyme Approach

12:00 pm — Past Presidents’ Lunch

1:00 pm — Scientific Sessions

1:00 pm — National Outreach Workshop: The future of agriculture-serving audiences of all sizes through integration of research and outlook

1:00 pm —Symposium: Informing the Future Using the Poultry of the Past

5:30 pm — Awards Celebration


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