Category: Workshops

Program for the 4th Annual Workshop for Wildlife Health Professionals 0

Program for the 4th Annual Workshop for Wildlife Health Professionals

The program is now available for the upcoming Workshop for Wildlife Health Professionals which is being held this April 8-9 in Québec City.  It can be found here:  Programme_8-9avril_2014   Registration for the workshop is...

Ringed Seal Workshop in Iqaluit an important first step 3

Ringed Seal Workshop in Iqaluit an important first step

A workshop on ringed seals was held in Iqaluit, Nunavut, in early March, the first time such a workshop was organized.  Ringed seals are undoubtedly the most important marine mammals hunted for subsistence in...

4th Workshop for Canada’s Wildlife Health Professionals 0

4th Workshop for Canada’s Wildlife Health Professionals

Registration is now open for the 4th Workshop for Canada’s Wildlife Health Professionals.  The workshop will be held in Québec City on April 8 & 9, 2014 at the Hôtel Palace Royal. Everyone with...

Québec’s annual workshop on wildlife health – Québec City 2013 2

Québec’s annual workshop on wildlife health – Québec City 2013

Québec’s annual workshop on wildlife health was held in Quebec City last month. This two day workshop, known as the Journées réseau faune-zoo, is organised by the provincial Health, Agriculture and Wildlife departments and the...

First National Meeting of Canada’s Marine Animal Emergency Response Networks 0

First National Meeting of Canada’s Marine Animal Emergency Response Networks

Thirty people from across the country, representing the four major marine animal emergency response networks (Newfoundland & Labrador, the Maritime Provinces, Quebec and BC), the federal government (Fisheries and Oceans Canada and Parks Canada) and the...

New Publication: Capacity Development for Wildlife Health Management in Low and Middle Income Countries 0

New Publication: Capacity Development for Wildlife Health Management in Low and Middle Income Countries

At its annual scientific meeting in Lyon, France, in 2012, the Wildlife Disease Association and several partner organizations presented a workshop on capacity development in wildlife health management. It consisted of presentations, table-top exercises...

Wildlife at the annual meeting of the American College of Veterinary Pathologists 0

Wildlife at the annual meeting of the American College of Veterinary Pathologists

Pathology is a key scientific discipline at the CCWHC. Direct examination of wild animal specimens remains our biggest and best window on the natural world of wildlife diseases. But wildlife also is important to...

Agenda and abstracts from the 5th Annual White-Nose Syndrome Symposium now available 0

Agenda and abstracts from the 5th Annual White-Nose Syndrome Symposium now available

The Fifth annual Symposium on White-Nose Syndrome (WNS) was hosted by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources in Madison, WI on June 4-7, 2012.   The goal of the symposium is to advance WNS research...

CCWHC graduate student and associates host the AVC Friends and Family “Living with wildlife workshop” 0

CCWHC graduate student and associates host the AVC Friends and Family “Living with wildlife workshop”

On May 22, 2012 as part of an initiative by the Atlantic Veterinary College’s (AVC) volunteer advocacy group, AVC Friends and Family, to connect with the public of Prince Edward Island by providing community...

Traditional Food Safety Workshop Given in a Cree Community 1

Traditional Food Safety Workshop Given in a Cree Community

Dr André Dallaire, pathologist at CCWHC – Quebec Regional Center, was in Chisasibi from March 5th to 9th to participate in a “traditional foods” workshop. The workshop was part of a larger project to...