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National Program 103: Animal Health
Strategic Vision
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Vision Statement

The vision for the program is to be recognized worldwide as a leader in animal health research that delivers effective solutions to prevent and control animal diseases that impact agriculture and public health.


Mission Statement

The mission of the program is to deliver scientific information and tools to detect, control, and eradicate animal diseases of high national priority.




The Components of this Research Program are:

  • Biodefense
  • Animal Genomics
  • Zoonotic Diseases
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Enteric Diseases
  • Parasitic Diseases
  • Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies

Projects in this Program - by State

    Maroon = click to see related projects in these states.
    Gray = No related research in this state.


Last Modified: 8/19/2013