Conferences and Symposia
– Special Species Symposium (SSS) – hosted every year at either Cornell by the Zoo and Wildlife Society (ZAWS) or UPenn Vet.
–One Health Symposium – hosted annually in the fall by the the Veterinary One Health Association (VOHA).
– Wildlife Disease Association Conference (WDA) – annual international conference; Geographic regions also hold annual meetings. Summer 2020 conference was postponed and discussions are ongoing for a new date; student awards are available; see the website for more details.
– American Association of Zoo Veterinarians (AAZV) – annual conference September 2020; some scholarships for student presenters may be available; see the website for more details.
–The Wildlife Society – annual conference; September 28-October 2, 2020. Conference registration closes at midnight September 20.
–Association of Reptile and Amphibian Veterinarians – annual ExoticsCon conference. The Association of Avian Veterinarians, the Association of Exotic Mammal Veterinarians, and the Association of Reptile and Amphibian Veterinarian will join together to host ExoticsCon Virtual in 2020. The ARAV ExoticsCon dates are September 25 & 26, 2020.
–World Aquatic Veterinary Medical Association – annual General Meeting, Saturday November 7, 2020.
–International Association for Aquatic Animal Medicine – conferences, meetings and educational opportunities.
–Association of Avian Veterinarians – annual conference as part of ExoticsCon (see above). September 11 & 12, 2020.
–Association of Exotic Mammal Veterinarians – annual conference as part of ExoticsCon (see above). October 2 &3, 2020.
–Society for Conservation Biology – multiple international conferences.