Wildlife Health Specialist Group


Commissioned by the IUCN Species Survival Commission to serve as a first response for wildlife health concerns across the world.


EC Conference on Wildlife: Health and species protection: converging or diverging objectives?

Date & Time: 
5 May 2015

The European Commission Directorate General for Health and Food Safety with the cooperation of the Directorate General for Environment organises a one-day conference in Brussels on 5 May 2015 with the

Rue de la Loi 170 Charlemagne Building, Salle Gasperi

8th One Health Bangladesh Conference

Date & Time: 
29 March 2015 - 31 March 2015

Theme: "Transforming the One Health agenda to a One Health movement in Bangladesh". The 8th One Health Bangladesh Conference will be held in Dhaka, Bangladesh, March 29 - 31, 2015.

Dhaka, Bangladesh
RAOWA Complex (Convention Hall 1)
Dhaka 1206

6th European Wildlife Disease Association (EWDA) Student Workshop: “Human drivers of emerging diseases”

Date & Time: 
26 March 2015 - 29 March 2015

The EWDA Student Chapter is pleased to announce the 6th European Wildlife Disease Association (EWDA) Student Workshop: “Human drivers of emerging diseases”.

Les Pensières of the Fondation Mérieux, Veyrier-du-Lac

Wildlife Disease Association -- 6th International Annual Conference

Date & Time: 
26 July 2015 - 30 July 2015

The 2015 Wildlife Disease Association International Conference will be held at the Novotel Twin Waters Resort, at Maroochydore in Queensland, Australia.

Novotel Twin Waters Resort, Queensland, Australia
Novotel Twin Waters Resort Ocean Drive, Sunshine Coast
QLD QLD 4564

3rd International One Health Congress

Date & Time: 
15 March 2015 - 18 March 2015

Prevention at the source is key in controlling (infectious) diseases that have a growing impact on humans, animals and their ecosystems.

Amsterdam RAI
Europaplein 24
Amsterdam 1078 GZ

World Rabies Day

Date & Time: 
28 September 2014

World Rabies Day reminds us of the global impact of rabies on the health of humans, domestic animals and wildlife.

RP-PCP/AHEAD Conference in Hwange in May 2014

Date & Time: 
12 May 2014 - 15 May 2014

For full information, please visit: http://www.rp-pcp.org/events/rp-pcp-ahead-conference

RP-PCP / AHEAD Conference in Hwange in May 2014
Hwange Safari Lodge

Hwange Safari Lodge

One Health Workshop

Date & Time: 
18 February 2014 - 21 February 2014

To register and for more information, please visit: http://www.nzg.ac.za/onehealth/

Register now for the accredited One Health Workshop and (optional) one-day practical on disease investigation!

National Zoological Gardens of South Africa (NZG)
South Africa

Malilangwe Course on Chemical and Physical Restraint of African Wildlife

Date & Time: 
7 February 2014 - 16 February 2014

Registration and additional information may be found at: http://wildlifecaptureafrica.com/

http://wildlifecaptureafrica.com/ Malilangwe

IUCN World Parks Congress 2014

Date & Time: 
12 November 2014 - 19 November 2014

From the IUCN World Parks Congress website:
"The IUCN World Parks Congress 2014 is a landmark global forum on protected areas. The Congress will share knowledge and innovation, setting the agenda for protected areas conservation for the decade to come. Building on the theme Parks, People, Planet: Inspiring Solutions, it will highlight successful pioneering approaches for conservation and development, helping to address the implementation gap in the sustainable development agenda.


2nd GRF One Health Summit 2013

Date & Time: 
17 November 2013 - 20 November 2013

Following a very successful launch of the first GRF One Health Summit in February 2012, GRF Davos is pleased to announce the 2nd GRF One Health Summit 2013 which will take place from 17 - 20 November 2013 at the Davos Congress Centre in Davos, Switzerland.

Davos Davos

62nd Conference of the Wildlife Disease Association (WDA)

Date & Time: 
27 July 2013 - 2 August 2013

The 62nd International Conference of the WDA, the Second International Symposium on Ranaviruses, and the American Association of Wildlife Veterinarians annual meeting will be jointly organized in Knoxville, Tennessee from Saturday, July 27th through Friday, August 2nd 2013. The theme is “Utilizing Wildlife Health to Conserve Biodiversity in the Appalachians and Beyond."

For more information, please visit: http://fwf.ag.utk.edu/WDA2013/

Knoxville, TN
United States

World Rabies Day Webinar

Date & Time: 
28 September 2013

World Rabies Day seeks to raise global awareness about the impact of rabies on humans and animals. This preventable disease is responsible for over 50,000 human deaths annually and also represents a significant threat to the health and survival of wild mammals. The World Animal Health Organization (OIE) through its Working Group on Wildlife Diseases, will be hosting a webinar in honor of World Rabies Day on Saturday, September 28th (information on the webinar is also available in French and Spanish below).


5th European Wildlife Disease Association (EWDA) Student Workshop: “Diseases without Borders - Emerging Zoonoses"

Date & Time: 
11 April 2013 - 14 April 2013

The EWDA Student Chapter is pleased to announce the 5th European Wildlife Disease Association (EWDA) Student Workshop: “Diseases without Borders - Emerging Zoonoses”. The Workshop will be held from April 11th to 14th, 2013, at the conference centre Les Pensières of the Fondation Mérieux, in Veyrier-du-Lac, France.

Les Pensières of the Fondation Mérieux Veyrier-du-Lac

44th Annual IAAAM Conference- "Aquatic Animal Health in a Changing World"

Date & Time: 
21 April 2013 - 26 April 2013

“Aquatic Animal Health in a Changing World”
44th Annual Conference of the
International Association for Aquatic Animal Medicine
April 21-26 2013
Hosted by The Marine Mammal Center,
at Cavallo Point Lodge, Sausalito, California, USA

The Marine Mammal Center and Cavallo Point Lodge Sausalito, CA
United States