Improve your understanding of the main parasites of economic relevance affecting farmed fish in the Mediterranean area.
Update knowledge of the most important parasitic diseases, diagnostic methods, disease assessment and preventive and control measures.
Acquire diagnostic skills based on holistic evaluation and laboratory techniques.
Increase abilities and expertise in health management and food safety related to parasitic fish diseases.
Meet first-line international experts in this field and share professional experiences and concerns with them.
The course is designed for 25 participants with a university degree. It is intended for professionals within the aquaculture industry and public institutions involved in aquatic animal health management and inspection. The course is also open to technical consultants and researchers involved in fish parasite diagnosis and control in aquaculture production.
The course will be held at IAMZ-CIHEAM in Zaragoza from 21-25 October 2019, in morning and afternoon sessions.
8 July 2019 - The deadline may be extended for candidates not requiring a visa and not applying for a grant if there are free places available.
Apply here: www.admission.iamz.ciheam.org
Registration fees for the course amount to 500 euro. This sum covers tuition fees only.
Candidates from CIHEAM member countries (Albania, Algeria, Egypt, France, Greece, Italy, Lebanon, Malta, Morocco, Portugal, Spain, Tunisia and Turkey) may apply for scholarships covering registration fees, and for scholarships covering the cost of travel and full board accommodation in the Hall of Residence on the Aula Dei Campus. Candidates from other countries who require financial support should apply directly to other national or international institutions.
It is compulsory for participants to have medical insurance valid for Spain. Proof of insurance cover must be given at the beginning of the course. Those who so wish may participate in a collective insurance policy taken out by the Organisation, upon payment of the stipulated sum.