Schedule

8.30 — 8.55 am: Registration & Breakfast

8.55 — 9.00 am: Dr. Maureen Murray

Welcome & Introduction

9.00 — 9.45 am: Dr. Kathy Tuxbury

“Disease and Medical Management of the American Horseshoe Crab (Limulus Polyphemus)”

9.50 — 10.35 am: Alex Zelazo-Kessler

“Avian Husbandry”

10.35 — 10.50 am: Break

10.50 — 11.35 am: Dr. Charlie Innis

“Medical Evaluation and Management of Leatherback Sea Turtles”

11.40 — 12.25 am: Justin Richard

“Learning From Whale Snot: Investigating Beluga Whale Reproduction with Minimally Invasive Techniques”

12.30 — 1.30 pm: Lunch

Elms Café of the Agnes Varis Campus Center

1.30 — 2.15 pm: Dr. Geof Groocock

“Fish Anesthesia and Surgical Techniques”

2.20 — 3.05 pm: Kelly Donithan

“U.S. Captive Big Cats: The Problems, Myths, and Solutions”

3.10 — 4.40 pm: Wet Lab 1

4.40 — 6.10 pm: Wet Lab 2