The 27th International Ornithological Congress will be held in Vancouver, British Columbia this August. Dr Echols will present on the Grey Parrot Anatomy Project and present his film ‘The Guacamayeros: Gatekeepers to Tambopata’s Macaws’. For more information, go to the IOC website.
As chair of exotic animal medicine and lecturer, Dr Echols will be in attendance at the North American Veterinary Community (NAVC) Expo in January, 2019. NAVC is the largest veterinary conference in North America. For more details, go to the NAVC website.
Because of the development of BriteVu and Dr Echols’ work with a large variety of research projects that have included humans, he will be working with military researchers at the Military Health System Research Symposium in Orlando, Florida this August. For more details, go to the MHSRS website.
ExoticsCon has become the largest conference in North America centered specifically on the veterinary care of exotic animal species. Dr Echols has been involved with ExoticsCon since its inception and will continue to do so as a lab instructor and lecturer. To find out more, go to the ExoticsCon website.
Welt Vogel Park
Whenever I find myself in a new place, I make it a point to learn about the local animals. Of course I have a strong bend towards avian species and am always curious if there is a bird park nearby. On a 2013 trip to attend a conf…