Get Ready for "Hot" Atlanta
16 - 22 July, 2016
Hyatt Regency Atlanta
Co-Hosts: Zoo Atlanta and Georgia Aquarium
|From well-known native wildlife to critically endangered species on the brink of extinction, Zoo Atlanta offers memorable close encounters with nearly 1,400 animals from around the world. The Zoo’s newest destination, Scaly Slimy Spectacular: The Amphibian and Reptile Experience, featuring 60 species in a 111,000 square-foot complex, opened in spring 2015. Zoo collection highlights include Mei Lun and Mei Huan, the only giant panda twins in the U.S.; North America’s largest zoological collections of gorillas and orangutans; and a global center of excellence for the care and study of reptiles and amphibians.
Georgia Aquarium is an entertaining, intriguing and educational experience for guests of all ages. While promoting a fun and enjoyable learning experience, the Aquarium instills in its guests a new appreciation for the world’s aquatic biodiversity. One of the Georgia Aquarium’s major goals is to be the leading facility for aquatic animal conservation and research. On a global scale, the Georgia Aquarium supports, conducts and leads research on environmental and conservation issues.
The Hyatt Regency Atlanta is situated in the heart of downtown Atlanta near the Peachtree Center, MARTA Station, Centennial Olympic Park, the CNN Center and the Georgia World Congress Center. The signature blue dome of our Atlanta hotel has been a downtown landmark since 1967. Other nearby attractions includes Georgia State University, World of Coca-Cola, College Football Hall of Fame, Phillips Arena, Georgia Aquarium and the Georgia Dome.
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Conference Registration is OPEN
Conference Topics and Session Chairs, click HERE
Please consider these events when booking your travel plans.
- Saturday and Sunday (July 16-17) workshops will be offered
- Sunday evening (July 17) will be the Opening Icebreaker
- General Session starts on Monday - Friday from 8AM to 5PM
- Tuesday (July 19) starting at noon is Zoo Day
- Thursday evening (July 21) will be the conference banquet
- Review the Preliminary Conference Schedule, HERE
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The 2016 Call for Abstracts is CLOSED.
Now offering American College of Zoological Medicine Exam Preparation and Study Course!
Get the details ... The course will run for 1 and a half days during conference.
Exotic Animal Medicine for the Clinical Practitioner
Interested in registering for the 2 day seminar on July 16 & 17? Lectures are geared to the private exotic animal clinical practitioner and may include topics such as avian, herpetological, small mammal, and fish medicine.
Registration includes lecture materials, break refreshments, and certificate of attendance for display in your practice. Class usually offers 14 hours of CE credits sponsored by the American College of Zoological Medicine.
Registration Opens 1 April, 2016
Schedule of Presentations to be announced in the Spring of 2016.