Here’s a report from Christine Casey, recipient of the AAWV Student Travel Award to attend the 2018 USAHA Annual Conference, held last October in Kansas City, MO.
Registration is open for the student workshop on Conservation Medicine, One Health, & Wildlife Diseases at the University of Georgia from November 2-4, 2018. Click here for more information.
The University of Georgia will be hosting a student workshop in Conservation Medicine, One Health, and Wildlife Diseases from November 2 – 4, 2018. Click here for more details.
A study abroad program in Conservation Medicine & Conservation Biology is available during Summer 2019 through the University of Georgia. Click here for more details.
Are you a veterinary student interested in participating in jaguar and puma captures in Panama this summer? Click here for more details!
For eligibility qualifications and the application process, please see the following PDF. Deadline is May 1, 2018.
The Ed Hiestand Memorial Scholarship is open to veterinary students interested in wildlife rehabilitation. Applicants must write a paper that covers any topic related to a veterinary aspect of wildlife rehabilitation and may consist of a review of literature, a personal case experience, or a research project. The winning student will be awarded free registration to NWRA’s 2018 Symposium, free attendance to the awards banquet, a $500 travel stipend, and will be required to give a 25-minute presentation at the symposium. The symposium will be held from February 27 through March 3, 2018 in Anaheim, CA. Abstracts are due by Friday, December 15, 2017 with the final paper due by Monday, January 15, 2018. Interested students can click here for additional information.
Each year, CROW’s non-profit hospital and rehabilitation center provides care for ~ 4,000 patients representing over 200 species of native and migratory birds, mammals, and reptiles (including sea turtles) on Southwest Florida’s Gulf Coast. Our mission is to advance the health, welfare, and conservation of wildlife through research, education, and cutting edge medical and surgical care. The program is one year in duration. Two positions are available; one through the VIRMP that starts on July 1 and one outside the match that starts on January 1 of every year. The deadline is October 15, 2017 for the January 1, 2018 start position. Interested applicants should send a letter of intent, CV, and three letters of reference to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information about this program and CROW, please visit http://crowclinic.org/
The USAHA Executive Committee recognizes the importance of engaging young leaders in the work of USAHA and its diverse membership. For this reason, AAWV and USAHA are once again partnering to offer a $1,000 travel award for a veterinary student to attend USAHA’s 2017 Annual Meeting. This year’s meeting will be held October 12-18 in San Diego, CA.
Application instructions: USAHA_TravelAward_2017
For more information on the meeting, visit http://www.usaha.org/2017-