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Morris Animal Foundation sponsors 13 animal health events over next year
Further promotes the foundation's mission of advancing animal care by bridging science and resources
Morris Animal Foundation will provide funding to 13 scientific symposia and conferences throughout the next year to accelerate the health and well-being of animals.
According to an organizational release,1 a host of topics will be covered at events such as species-specific scientific symposia and conferences, community-focused events, and more. This further supports the foundation’s mission to bridge science and resources to advance animal health for cats, dogs, horses, and wildlife.
“So much of our mission wouldn’t be possible without the collaboration of scientists, students and the wider community,” said Janet Patterson-Kane, BVSc, PhD, FRCVS, Morris Animal Foundation chief scientific officer, in the release.“These events give us the unique opportunity to engage with diverse groups by supporting important, collaborative scientific initiatives around the world that are in need of financial resources.”
The sponsorships include1:
- Wildlife Disease Association
Wildlife Disease Association 70th Annual International Conference
Offers mentoring by established professionals to promote career paths of students and new graduates in animal health industries.
- Baker Institute for Animal Health, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University
Havemeyer Genome Workshop
To share scientific findings between horse researchers, support collaboration between international horse scientists, and define goals for the horse genome research community.
- Exotic, Aquatic, and Wild Animal Club, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine Universitas Brawijaya, Indonesia
3rd International Conference on Animal Science and Veterinary Medicine for Students (ICAVETS) and Disease Investigation Workshop
Offers international veterinary students the opportunity to learn about emerging animal health science.
- University of Tennessee
First Global Amphibian and Reptile Disease (GARD) Conference
Will unite scientists from worldwide to discuss different amphibian and reptile diseases.
- Human Animal Bond Research Institute
Human Animal Bond Innovation Awards
Created to address and celebrate companies and organizations that are incorporating innovative products, practices and initiatives that enhance the human-animal bond.
- Animal Welfare Association of Colorado
Colorado Animal Welfare Conference
Brings together professionals who support the humane treatment of animals; sharing best practices, challenges, and successes in a learning a and teamwork atmosphere.
- Natural Animal Movement
Atualizacao do Diagnostico e Biomecanica da Coluna do Cavalo Atlela - Actualization of Back Diagnosis and Biomechanics of Athletic Horse
Brings together horse health specialists to talk about common back problems found in horses.
- Society of Veterinary Behavior Technicians
Clinical Animal Behavior Conference
Animal health professionals can extend their knowledge of animal behavior as it relates to their practice.
- Programa CEMS
Feral Cat Day
A day when individuals unite to celebrate and help make a difference for cats.
- Golden Retriever Rescue of Southwest Florida
A fun day for golden retriever owners to gather to celebrate these special furry friends.
- St. George's University
7th International Veterinary Simulation in Teaching (InVeST) Conference
Interactive sessions where animal health professionals are informed about the latest trends and practices in veterinary simulation, and meet, interact and collaborate with peers.
- European Association of Zoos and Aquaria
EAZA Course on Reproductive Management
Animal health experts in Europe have the opportunity to learn about some of the newest reproduction management techniques.
- Colorado State University
Genomics of Disease in Wildlife Workshop
Will provide hands-on training for researchers looking to integrate genomic data into their wildlife disease-related projects.
Morris Animal Foundation sponsors 13 animal health events in 2022-2023. News release. Morris Animal Foundation. July 6, 2022. Accessed July 7, 2022. https://www.morrisanimalfoundation.org/article/animal-health-conference-sponsorships
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