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2017 Preliminary Conference Schedule

The 2017 49th AAZV Annual Conference

Note: Program details are subject to minimal changes.
22-Sept Friday
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM Conference Registration Open
23-Sept Saturday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM Conference Registration Open
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM AAZV Executive Board Meeting - Closed meeting
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Workshops - Several to be scheduled, locations to be determined
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM ACZM Exam Prep and Study Course
24-Sept Sunday
7:00 AM - 7:30 PM Conference Registration Open
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Workshops - Several to be scheduled, locations to be determined
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM   ACZM Exam Prep and Study Course
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM Posters Setup
2:00 PM - 5:30 PM ACZM Business Meeting and Member Reception
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM Opening Icebreaker Social - location at Dallas World Aquarium
25-Sept Monday
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM Conference Registration Open
6:45 AM - 7:45 AM AAZV New Member Breakfast
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM Poster Session & Viewing
    Chairpersons: Meredith Clancy, Adrienne Atkins, James Steeil,
          Debbie Myers and Sam Sander
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Opening Conference & General Session- Scientific Program
     Anesthesia Session - Chairpersons: Julie Swenson and Lauren Howard
     Avian Session - Chairpersons: Jill Heatley and Adrian Mutlow
     Invertebrates Session -
      Chairpersons: Trevor Zachariah and Carlos Sanchez
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM   ARAV, AEMV, AAFV and AZA NAG Concurrent General Sessions
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM   Registered Spouse Breakfast
12:10 PM - 1:25 PM AAZV Business Lunch
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM   AEMV & ARAV Business Lunch
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM AAZV & ACZM Sponsored Student Reception
7:30 PM- 10:00 PM AAZV, ARAV, and AEMV Committee Meetings
26-Sept Tuesday
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM Conference Registration Open
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM AAZV, ARAV, and AEMV Past President Breakfast
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM Poster Viewing
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM Exhibit Hall Setup
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM AAZV General Session- Scientific Program
     Primates Session - Chairpersons: Nancy Lung and Karen Kearns
     Aquatics Session - Chairpersons: Sara Childs and Kirsten Gilardi
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM   ARAV, AEMV, and AZA NAG Concurrent General Sessions
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM Zoo Day at Dallas Zoo
27-Sept Wednesday
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM Conference Registration Open
7:00 AM- 7:00 PM Poster Viewing
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM Exhibit Hall Open
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM AAZV General Session- Scientific Program
     Reptile and Amphibian Session -
     Chairpersons: Matt Allender and Joe Flanagan
     Carnivores Session - Chairpersons: Erika Crook and Gwen Myers
     Emerging Infectious Diseases Session -
     Chairpersons: Maren Connolly and John Sykes
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM   ARAV, AEMV, and AZA NAG Concurrent General Sessions
12:40 PM - 2:00 PM AAZV Business Lunch
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM AAZV, ARAV and AEMV Committee Meetings
28-Sept Thursday
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM Conference Registration Open
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM Poster Viewing
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM Exhibit Hall Open
8:00 AM - 11:10 AM AAZV General Session- Scientific Program
     Elephants and Rhinos Session -
     Chairpersons: Tracy Clippinger and Jennifer D'Agostino
11:15 AM - 5:00 PM    AAZV Concurrent Session
     Wildlife Session - Chairpersons: Sonia Hernandez and Karen Wolf
     Hoofstock Session - Chairpersons - Holly Haefele and Danelle Okeson
11:15 AM - 5:00 PM    AAZV Concurrent Session
     Behavior, Welfare and Leadership Session -
     Chairperson: Mads Bertelsen, Clay Hilton and Marion Desmarchelier
     Tips, Tricks, and Case Reports Sessions -
     Chairpersons: Maryanne Tocidlowski and Benji Alcantar
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM    ARAV and AEMV Concurrent General Sessions
12:40 PM - 2:00 PM AAZV Business Lunch
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM AAZV Banquet Reception
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM AAZV Banquet Dinner & Awards
29-Sept Friday
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM Conference Registration Open
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM AAZV General Session- Scientific Program
     Masterclass Session - Chairperson: Kristen Phair 
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM    AAZV Leadership Workshop - Registration required 
Location

581705 White Oak Road
Yulee, FL 32097 USA

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