Bovine TB Vaccine - further information

The Committee issued a call for written evidence in November 2012 and published its Report (PDF 1 MB) on 5 June 2013

Written evidence

Oral evidence

Tuesday 12 February 2013

Witnesses: Dr Gavin Wilson, Team Leader, Food and Environment Research Agency and Dr Steve Carter, Senior Scientist, Food and Environment Research Agency and Professor Trevor Drew, Lead Scientist for Virology, AHVLA and Alick Simmons, Deputy Chief Veterinary Officer, Defra

Tuesday 26 February 2013 - European Commission

Witnesses: Bernard Van Goethem, Director for Veterinary and International Affairs, DG Health and Consumer, Francisco Reviriego, DG SANCO, Koen Van Dijk, DG SANCO, Jacqueline Minor, Head of the Commission Representation in London

Wednesday 27 February 2013 - VMD; BVA/BCVA

Witnesses: Jackie Atkinson, Director of Authorisations and Anna-Maria Brady, Head, Biologicals team, VMD; Carl Padgett (Past President), British Veterinary Association and Neil Blake, Chairperson for the BCVA Government/Agencies Liaison Working Group, British Cattle Veterinary Association

Wednesday 6 March 2013 -AHVLA

Witnesses: Professor Glyn Hewinson, Chief Scientist, AHVLA, Simon Hall, Veterinary Director, AHVLA

Tuesday 19 March 2013-Defra and AHVLA

Witnesses:David Heath MP, Minister for Agriculture, Defra,Professor Ian Boyd, Chief Scientific Adviser, Defra and Professor Glyn Hewinson, Chief Scientist, AHVLA


The Committee published its Report, Vaccination against bovine TB on Wednesday 5 June 2013

Report - PDF version (1 MB)

Report - html version