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16th Annual Wildlife Rehabilitators of NC Symposium

January 20 @ 8:00 am - January 21 @ 4:00 pm

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$80

Wildlife Rehabilitators of North Carolina invites wildlife rehabilitators, veterinarians, veterinary technicians and associated wildlife professionals to attend its 16th symposium.

 

Schedule of Events

Saturday, January 20, 2018

Beginner Sessions (B) - Intermediate/General Sessions (I) - Advanced Sessions (A)
** topics approved for Vet/Vet Tech CE * topics approved for Vet Tech CE

  B-104 (Microscopes Lab) B-112 (South Theater) C-120 (North Theater) C-121 (Anatomy Lab) D-236 D-239
8:00am-8:30am Registration (CVM Main Building Lobby)
8:30am-9:20am Avian & Reptile Fecal Lab** (A) Homeopathy & Flower Essence in Wildlife** (A) Politics of Rehabilitation (A) Avian Physical Exam Lab* (I) Introduction to Rehabilitation (B) n/a
9:30am-10:20am Urban Black Bear Study** (A) Medications for Wildlife** (A) Virginia Opossums* (B)
10:20am-10:40am Break
10:40am-11:30am n/a WRC Proposed Changes Rehabilitation and Captivity Laws** (A) Raptor Trapping and Relocation* (I) Feather Imping Lab* (I) Handling Wildlife Calls* (B) Turtle Shell Repair Lab** (A)
11:40am-12:30pm Raptor Pesticide Study** (A) Operant Conditioning Lecture* (I) Metabolic Bone Disease in Wildlife** (A)
12:30pm-1:30pm Lunch (CVM Cafeteria)
1:30pm-2:20pm n/a WRC Proposed Changes Rehabilitation and Captivity Laws** (A) Bobcat Rehabilitation* (I) Avian Necropsy Lab** (A) Squirrel Rehabilitation* (B) Operant Conditioning Lab* (I)
2:30pm - 3:20pm Wildlife Radiology** (A) Emergency Reptile Care** (A)
3:20pm-3:40pm Break
3:40pm-4:30pm n/a Advance Zoonosis** (A) Illnesses and Ailments in Squirrels* (I) Beak Coping Lab* (I) Basic Medical Terminology for Beginners* (B) Creance Raptors on a Leash Lecture* (I)
5:00pm-6:15pm Raffle and Silent Auction
6:30pm Banquet (NC State University Club)

Sunday, January 21, 2018

Beginner Sessions (B) - Intermediate/General Sessions (I) - Advanced Sessions (A)
** topics approved for Vet/Vet Tech CE * topics approved for Vet Tech CE

  B-104 (Microscope Lab) B-112 (South Theater) C-120 (North Theater C-121 (Anatomy Lab) D-236 Outside
8:00am-8:30am Registration (CVM Main Building Lobby)
8:30am-9:20am Wildlife Parasitology/Fecal Lab** (A) n/a Wound Management in Wildlife** (A) Mammal Physical Exam Lab* (B) n/a Creance Raptors on a Leash Lab* (I)
9:30am-10:20am Turtle Medicine & Surgery** (A) Handling and Restraint** (A) Humane Trapping of Wildlife* (I)
10:20am-10:40am Break
10:40am-11:30am n/a Amphibian Medicine & Rehabilitation** (A) White-tail Deer Rehabilitation** (A) Sub Q Fluid Therapy Lecture* (B) Tips & Tricks on Songbird Care* (I) Creance Raptors on a Leash Lab* (I)
11:40am-12:30pm n/a Groundhog Rehabilitation* (I) Sub Q Fluid Therapy Lab* (B) Pelicans* (I)
12:30pm-1:30pm Lunch (CVM Cafeteria)
1:30pm-2:20pm n/a USDA Rules** (A) Cottontail Rabbit Rehabilitation* (I) Mammal Necropsy Lab** (A) Wading Birds* (B) n/a
2:30pm-3:20pm NC Snakes** (A) All About Feathers* (I) Zoonosis Sanitation - Keeping it Clean* (B)
3:20pm End of Conference

Tours of the NCSU Turtle Team Clinic will take place on Saturday from 1:30pm-2:20pm and from 3:40pm-4:30pm. You must sign up for these tours during registration if you are interested in participating.

For more information about the symposium, including how to register, visit http://www.ncwildliferehab.org/conference/conf2018/conf2018.html.


Details

Start:
January 20 @ 8:00 am
End:
January 21 @ 4:00 pm
Cost:
$80
Event Category:
Website:
http://ncwildliferehab.org/

Organizer

Office of Continuing Education & Outreach
Phone:
919.513.6259
Email:
ceregistration@ncsu.edu
Website:
https://cvm.ncsu.edu/education/continuing-education/

Venue

NC State College of Veterinary Medicine

1060 William Moore Dr.

Raleigh,

NC

27607

United States

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