Upcoming AZVT Annual Conference…

Registration is still open for the 43rd Annual Association of Zoo Veterinary Technicians Conference taking place in Corpus Christi, TX from October 7-11, 2023. The conference, which includes a virtual attendance option, will be jointly hosted by Texas A&M University – Kingsville and the Texas State Aquarium. For more information, visit azvt.org or email conference@azvt.org.

Student workshop offered prior to upcoming WDA annual conference…

The Wildlife Disease Association and University of Georgia are co-sponsoring a student workshop prior to the 71st Annual International Conference of the Wildlife Disease Association. The workshop, titled A Journey Beyond Your Wildlife Career, will run from Wednesday, July 26th through Friday, July 28th. The cost, which includes meals and accommodation, is $200 for WDA members and $235 for non-members. Click here for more details and a registration link. A registration form can also be found here.

TWS Annual Conference News!

The Wildlife Society’s 30th Annual Conference will be held in Louisville, KY from November 5-9, 2023.

To those considering submitting an abstract, the call for proposals will be closing on March 10, 2023.

TWS’ Wildlife Disease Working Group is also planning to award funding for student travel. If you’re a student interested in participating in this year’s conference, please stay tuned for updates regarding submission guidelines to the WDWG!

Student Mentors Needed for Upcoming WDA Conference!

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.

9th International Conference on Wildlife Fertility Control…

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.

Upcoming ACZM Exam Preparation and Study Course, Plus Round Table Discussion…

The ACZM Exam Preparation and Study Course will be held the weekend before the AAZV conference on Saturday, September 28 (8am – 5pm) and Sunday, September 29 (8am – 1pm).

Additionally, on Sunday, September 29 (11:30am – 12:30pm) there will be a 1-hour round table discussion entitled: “Mentor-Mentee Round Table Discussion: Debunking ACZM Exam Myths”. This was created based on years of feedback (concerns/complaints/questions) the Exam committee received about the exam and the studying process.

Remote access is an option for those not attending the conference. Click here for more details.