Upcoming Events

This section provides links to upcoming events that may be relevant to wildlife health professionals. Listed events focus on Australia but also include information on events from overseas.

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«November 2018»


Biostatistics Refresher Course - online

Jan-Feb each year; University of Sydney

The Biostatistics Refresher Course is delivered online in the period of January - February each year.
Click here>> for more information on the course and how to enrol.
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Wildlife Health & Pathology Short Course

18-23 February 2019; Sydney, NSW

The Australian Registry of Wildlife Health, supported by the Cybec Foundation and CL Davis Foundation, is hosting a Wildlife Health and Pathology Short Course, and a Translocation Health Symposium. The course is open to anyone with an interest in wildlife disease, including pathologists, veterinarians, conservation biologists, veterinary students and postgraduate students. Practical workshops on necropsy, laboratory skills, and histopathology will be offered. The Translocation Health Symposium will highlight the many disciplines of translocation science including ecology, nutrition, behaviour, welfare, and disease risk analysis. Panel discussions will provide an opportunity for engagement and the exchange of ideas and best practice. 

Each fascinating program will be delivered by expert educators, including internationally acclaimed wildlife pathologists Drs Judy St Leger (SeaWorld), Bruce Rideout (San Diego Zoo), Michael Garner (Washington State University), Kevin Keel (UC Davis), nutritionist Ellen Dierenfeld (Nottingham Trent University), eminent ecologist Carl Jones (Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust) and local wildlife specialists.

Scholarships for local graduate students and wildlife veterinarians from developing countries will be made available.

Download the flyer here >> Find out more via the Australian Registry of Wildlife Health >> website

Register now online >>  

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Upcoming events

The University of Sydney

 Click here>> to find out what's on at the University of Sydney
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Workshops with a wildlife focus


WHA and AusVet Animal Health Services have previously run a 3-day wildlife focused Quantum GIS mapping workshop and 2-day Wildlife Epidemiology workshop.  These workshops were both a great success, not only providing participants with new skills but also an opportunity to exchange ideas with others working with wildlife in a variety of ways.

WHA will work with AusVet to run further workshops for wildlife professionals, so if you are interested in participating please let us know.  
Click here>> to find out what training courses are currently available from the AusVet website and let us know at admin@wildlifehealthaustralia.com.au which you topics you may be interested in, or even propose your own topic. 
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