Understand the relevance and complexity of the wildlife-livestock interface for disease transmission and the main risk factors and impacts.
Learn about the epidemiological procedures and tools used to manage animal infections at the wildlife-livestock interface.
Receive face to face training from leading international experts in this field.
Attain deeper knowledge on infection monitoring, surveillance and management approaches.
Gain experience in problem solving and decision making in relation to scenarios of shared infections at the wildlife-livestock interface.
Participate in practical work in surveillance and management, based on case studies and technical visits.
Engage and network with both international lecturers and students specialising in disease at the wildlife-livestock interface.
Overview of intervention options: advantages and drawbacks
Introduction to the practical
Presentation of results of Session I and discussion
Ecological impacts of interventions
For participation in the full course programme lectures and practicals, candidates can apply online at the following address: http://www.admission.iamz.ciheam.org/en/
The course will be held at IAMZ-CIHEAM in Zaragoza from 26 to 30 November 2018.
10 September 2018 - if you need a visa or intend to apply for a grant to attend the course.
5 November 2018 - for candidates not requiring a visa and not applying for a grant.
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 a limited number of full or partial scholarships offered by the organising institutions covering registration fees, travel and accommodation.
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.