Mississippi State hosts rabies symposium

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Veterinary students, public health staffers and veterinary experts will meet in September to examine progress on preventing rabies infections.

The Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine will sponsor the symposium on World Rabies Day, Sept. 28.

Activities are planned for 8 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Wise Center in Starkville.

Sessions are planned on rabies case management from the veterinary, public health and human health perspectives.

There is no fee to attend.

To register or for more information, go online to http://goo.gl/qMk25O.

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