October 1, 2010

In the Spotlight – Upcoming Conference Announcement

The Joint Annual Conference of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians and the American Association of Wildlife Veterinarians in conjunction with the Association of Amphibian and Reptilian Veterinarians

South Padre Island, Texas, USA

October 23 -October 29, 2010

This is the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians’ 42nd Annual Conference. Below is a small sample of presentations that are scheduled for the event:

  • Wildlife and Ecosystem Health Without Borders
  • One Health in a Shrinking World
  • Herptile Conservation Medicine
  • Parasitology

In addition to speakers, a number of wet labs and workshops are available. Below is just a sample of over 10 sessions that are being offered:
  • Marine Mammal Ophthalmology
  • AAZV 17th Annual Zoo & Wildlife Pathology Workshop
  • Oiled seabird rescue workshop
  • Border Medicine/Forensic Science
  • Avian endoscopy
  • Being Successful in Getting Your Research Published
  • Sea turtle Medicine

Learn about Other Upcoming Meetings and Conferences Using the WDIN Event Calendar

If you are interested in staying current on upcoming wildlife disease related meetings, visit the Wildlife Disease Information Node's searchable Event Calendar.

Users can browse month-by-month or search for specific meetings. Click on a meeting title and get information directly from the conference web site.

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