Dr. Temple Grandin to be featured in New HBO Film

by Editor fleischwirtschaft.com
Monday, January 25, 2010

Colorado State University Professor of Animal Behavior Temple Grandin, Ph.D., will be the subject of a new HBO film that will premiere February 6.

The film, Temple Grandin, paints a picture of Grandin’s perseverance and determination while struggling with the isolating challenges of autism.

Grandin is the author of AMI’s Recommended Handling Guidelines and Audit Guide, is a member of AMI’s Animal Welfare Committee and has been the Institute’s principal animal welfare advisor since 1991. Grandin is also the recipient of the AMI Industry Advancement Award – the Institute’s highest award.

Grandin is the best-selling author of Thinking in Pictures, Animals in Translation and Humane Livestock Handling.

To view the movie trailer, click here: http://www.youtube.com/meatnewsnetwork#p/a/f/0/RHxxOKnH9YE