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|International Zoo & Wildlife Pathology Workshop|
AAZV’s Pathology Workshop Scholarship.The goal of the scholarship is to provide members of the international zoo and wildlife veterinary community the opportunity to gain exposure to zoo and wildlife pathology cases. The scholarship covers the cost of one full registration to the Pathology workshop offered at the 2016 AAZV Annual Conference in Atlanta, GA. Please note that the scholarship DOES NOT cover lodging, transportation, or registration to the AAZV conference. Each applicant is responsible for those costs. All international members are encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to applicants from developing countries with demonstrable financial needs and focused educational/conservation goals.
To apply: Submit a) the application form, b) a letter of intent (1 page max), and c) a short resume (2 page max). Please note: points are awarded as outlined for the International Conference Scholarship at the following link: http://www.aazv.org/?page=301. In your letter of intent please explain what your career goals are and how this course will help you achieve those goals.
The deadline for application is February 15, 2016; and the scholarship recipient will be notified as soon as possible. The recipient of the award must send confirmation of conference registration by June 30th.
Submit all application material to Dr. Enrique Yarto, Chair of International Committee (firstname.lastname@example.org) or to Dr. Robert Hilsenroth, AAZV Executive Director (rhilsenrothAAZV@aol.com)
Anneke Moresco spent the last year doing post doctoral work at Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden in the Center for Conservation and Research of Endangered Wildlife (CREW). Anneke and colleagues participated in a conservation and reproduction project for the black-footed cat in South Africa. See the spotlight HERE. Photo credit Dr. Alex Sliwa (curator at the Cologne zoo)