2018 Conference and Annual Meeting

Saturday, March 10, 2018
9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Varis Lecture Auditorium (new location!)
Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University
200 Westboro Road, North Grafton, MA 01536

Featured Speakers:

  • Mark Pokras, DVM, Tufts: Updates on Lead Toxicosis: How to Recognize It and Controversies on How to Treat It
  • Tom French, Assistant Director, Natural Heritage & Endangered Species Program, Massachusetts Division of Fisheries & Wildlife: General Rehabilitation Updates, General Q&A
  • Jennifer Longsdorf, NHESP Program Coordinator: MassWildlife’s New Website
  • David Wattles, Bear and Furbearer Biologist, Massachusetts Division of Fisheries & Wildlife: Mange and Trapping in Massachusetts, What is Legal, and What You Need to Know
  • Stephanie Ellis, Executive Director, Wild Care Inc., Eastham, MA: Swifts, Hummingbirds and Mice, Oh My! Rehab of (Not So) Tiny Proportions
  • Center for Wildlife, Cape Neddick, Maine: Porcupine Care, a Prickly Problem: Mange Protocols, Natural History and Rehabilitation, Establishing Baseline Data

Other events throughout the day

  • Breakfast/Registration at 8am
  • Lunch break: Q&A with a veteran wildlife rehabilitator
  • Veterinary Appreciation Award, President’s Awards, Photo Contest Winners
  • Open Discussion, WRAM BOD: WRAM year in review, what WRAM needs, how can WRAM help you, regional network to be established?
  • Ask the Vet with Rob Adamski, DVM, New England Wildlife Center, scenario-based problem solving
  • Raffle
  • WRAM Annual Members Meeting and elections at 4:30 pm

All Registration payments include lunch. Please Register by March 2, 2018 to reserve a seat.

If you are unable to register online, please contact Whitney at whitney.stiehler@tufts.edu

GO GREEN! Reduce your environmental footprint – carpool and bring a reusable travel mug!

2018 Conference Map