Previous Events

Monday, April 15, 2019 - 13:20 to 16:00

The NWDC is hosting a symposia to explore wildlife disease issues in the NE. Topics will include some case studies such as common eider mass mortality events, development of an assay to detect P. tenuis in moose and other cervids, and surveillance of flu viruses in wild ducks along with a discussion of how climate change is impacting wildlife diseases, what that means, and how it impacts wildlife conservation and management.

Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 10:00 to 11:30

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 10:00

P. tenuis ELISA update with Rick Gerhold

Friday, April 27, 2018

10:00 am  |  Eastern Daylight Time (New York, GMT-04:00)  |  1 hr


Meeting number (access code): 738 622 574


Meeting password: DMMAJ897



Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 08:00 to 10:00

This symposium brings together university researchers and state agency staff to present their findings on diseases that are significant to wildlife conservation, as well as diseases that are transmitted between wildlife and domestic animals.

Friday, March 16, 2018 - 11:00 to 12:00

The objective of this webinar is to describe, in layperson terms, some of the diagnostic tests commonly used in wildlife cases.

Friday, March 9, 2018 - 10:30 to 12:00

This year, the annual NWDC Steering Committee Meeting will be held via webinar so as to maximize the number of attendees who have travel limitations. An agenda and log in information will be dstributed by NWDC staff before the meeting. 

Friday, January 26, 2018 - 14:00 to 15:00

Join Dr. Krysten Schuler, wildlife disease ecologist at the Cornell Wildlife Health Lab, to discuss the risks associated with chronic wasting disease (CWD). Dr. Schuler will cover New York State’s weighted, risk-based surveillance and response plans, as well as why prevention actions are in the best interest of the public trust.  

Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 14:30 to 15:30

We are hosting a 1-hr conference call for Members to discuss recommendations related to the health of reptiles and amphibians in rehabilitation and research facilities. 

Friday, December 1, 2017 - 10:30 to 11:30

We are hosting a 1-hour webinar to help members organize historic diagnostic data for entry in the revised NWDC Wildlife Health Database next year.

Friday, November 17, 2017 - 14:00 to 15:00

We are hosting a 1-hr conference call for Members to discuss recommendations related to the health of reptiles in headstarting programs.