The Colorado Chapter of The Wildlife Society’s Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Awareness Committee will be hosting a virtual Racial Equity & Environmentalism Workshop on October 13, 2022 at 4PM Mountain Time. The workshop will be led by August Ball, Founder and CEO of Cream City Conservation & Consulting.
- Learn how environmental racism is
perpetuated, especially in conservation,
sustainability, and policy.
- Develop skills to have productive,
meaningful conversations to solve
complex issues of systemic racism.
- Challenge your own relationship with
race on many levels.
Click here to register.
The Reid Park Zoo in Tuscon, AZ will be hosting the 2022 Association of Zoo Veterinary Technicians (AZVT) Annual Conference from October 31 – November 4, 2022. Both in-person and virtual attendance options are available. For more details, visit their website.
The Student Committee for the 2022 International Wildlife Disease Association Conference is seeking mentors! If you are a wildlife professional planning to attend the conference in Madison next month, please consider participating to help students learn about the variety of wildlife careers that are out there. The student-mentor mixer is scheduled for Tuesday, July 26 from 5:30-6:30pm. For more details, click here.
From state wildlife management agencies and wildlife rehabilitation centers to academic institutions and non-profit organizations, there is no shortage of exciting career opportunities posted on our Career Page!
Applications are now being accepted for the 2023 Rocky Mountain Wildlife Veterinary Externship program! This program is open to 4th year veterinary students and will occur form August 28 – September 22, 2023; application deadline is October 2, 2022. See the brochure for more information.
The 9th International Conference on Wildlife Fertility Control, hosted by the Botstiber Institute for Wildlife Fertility Control, will take place from May 23 – 25, 2022 at the Cheyenne Mountain Resort in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Registration for the conference is now open. Registration includes access to all conference organized sessions, oral and poster presentations, a welcome reception, and meals.
Click here for more details.
Interested in attending the upcoming 70th Annual International Conference of the Wildlife Disease Association? See this flyer for more details or visit conferences.union.wisc.edu/wda2022.
LafeberVet is hosting a RACE-approved live webinar titled “Zoonoses Associated with Exotic Pets” on Sunday, January 30, 2022 at 3pm EST. To register and learn more, click here.
The Karen C. Drayer Wildlife Health Center at the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine and the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) Wildlife Health Laboratory are accepting applications for a residency position in free-ranging wildlife health, beginning August 1, 2022.
This is a 3-year residency, which includes enrollment in the UC Davis Masters in Preventive Medicine Program; for applicants who already have a comparable advanced degree in epidemiology, a 2-year clinical and research option is possible.
Work will involve extensive local and statewide travel. The resident will contribute to clinical and didactic teaching of veterinary students.
Upon successful completion, the resident will partially (or wholly, depending on prior work experience) fulfill requirements for sitting the American College of Zoological Medicine (ACZM) board-certification examination.
For more information on qualifications and how to apply, click here.