2021 Completed Events:

“Cancer Across Species – Improving Cancer Care for All” Virtual Conference (May 11, 2021) was hosted by ESCRA and the North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine. Triangle Center for Evolutionary Medicine (TriCEM) sponsored the conference. The goal of the conference was to bring together leaders in zoo, exotic, and small animal health and husbandry together with leaders in human medicine to find common ground and improve cancer care and research across the tree of life. To view a recording of the conference, visit:  https://youtu.be/gTInvNjfiOY


Upcoming Events: 

The Association of  Avian Veterinarians (AAV), the Association of Exotic Mammal Veterinarians (AEMV), and the Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians (ARAV) will join together in 2021.



2021 EAZWV Zoo and Wildlife Health Conference

An opportunity to present new research and learn about the latest advances in zoo and wildlife health, welfare, conservation and management.


2021 AAZV Annual Conference

The latest in zoological medicine and research to enhance and expand professional growth.

ExoticsCon 2019, St. Louis, MO







2020 Conferences Attended:

  • AAZV Conference, virtual.

2019 Conferences Attended:

  • Consortium for Canine Comparative Oncology, Durham, NC.
  • ExoticsCon and AAZV Joint Conference, St. Louis. MO.
  • Joint Leibniz-IZW/EAZWV/ECZM Zoo & Wildlife Health, Kolmarden, Sweden.