Category: Conferences

Notes from the Field: Interview with Graduate Students at WDA Meeting 0

Notes from the Field: Interview with Graduate Students at WDA Meeting

CWHC director, Craig Stephen, interviewed graduate students Diana Sinclair (University of Guelph) and María Fernanda Mejía-Salazar (University of Saskatchewan) at the 2014 Wildlife Disease Association (WDA) meeting in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Watch the video...

Animal Determinants of Emerging Diseases 0

Animal Determinants of Emerging Diseases

On April 15th, the national teleconference seminar series on Animal Determinants of Emerging Diseases finished its 11th season. Highlights of the year included presentations on the emerging zoonotic tapeworm Echinococcus multilocularis, determinants of animal...

4th Workshop for Canada’s Wildlife Health Professionals in Quebec City 0

4th Workshop for Canada’s Wildlife Health Professionals in Quebec City

The 4th Workshop for Canada’s Wildlife Health Professionals, organised jointly with the annual meeting of the Réseau faune et zoo / Quebec Government, was held in Quebec City on April 8 and 9. Over...

Canada’s Response to White Nose Syndrome 3

Canada’s Response to White Nose Syndrome

White Nose Syndrome (WNS) of bats is unfolding as an environmental and  conservation crisis in North America. Some of our most abundant wild animal species and ecological allies now seem headed for extinction, or...