Pennsylvania Wildlife Rehabilitation and Education Conference

The Pennsylvania Rehabilitation and Education Council is pleased to announce the

Twentieth-Seventh Wildlife Rehabilitation and Education Symposium:

The Science of Wildlife Rehabilitation.

 


March 23rd and 24th, 2019
Ramada Conference and Golf Center
1450 South Atherton Street
State College, PA 16801

This year we will play host to top-notch speakers on a potpourri of topics including:

Parasitology and Zoonosis (lecture and wet lab)
Disease updates on WNV, tick-borne and more
Raptor gut biomes and recent raptor research
Anatomy of the Eye
Feather Imping
Enrichment
Release Protocols
Stress in Birds of Prey
The social science of public programming
Parasitology
Non-profit management
More!

NEW THIS YEAR

We will be offering a POSTER SESSION. Submission details can be found here.

RAFFLE PRIZES

We welcome anything wildlife-related, but personal items such as your own art or craft work, T-shirts from your center, etc. are especially welcome.

FREEBIE TABLE

Share your extra supplies, and take what you need. If by lunch on Sunday, the items you brought have not been claimed, you must take them back. We have NO OPTIONS for disposal of leftover freebies.

DISPLAY TABLE

Bring your favorite supply catalog, a sample of some innovative new materials you’ve found, or anything else to leave out for “display only.” Label it with your name and remember to take it back at the end of the weekend.

FOR SALE

You’re welcomed to set up a vendor table to sell your own items. Contact any council member to make arrangements.

FOOD

Conference registration includes all-day beverages, morning refreshments, lunch, and afternoon snack.

Note the hotel does not offer complimentary breakfast on weekends. A deluxe breakfast buffet is available at the hotel restaurant, PJ Harrigan’s, for an additional charge.

There will be a hospitality suite, with snacks and drinks, including adult beverages. You’re invited to BYOB to the suite.

PRICING

Register for one day = $75.00
Both Days = $120.00