Parasite Encounters in the Wild – Free Public Event

June 19, 2012

All welcome to our free public talk featuring the following speakers and fun science activities for young people (and live online from 6pm www.livestream.com/cctas):

  • Greg Woods, Menzies Research Institute Tasmania, “Is Devil facial tumour disease the perfect parasite?”
  • Andrew Thompson, Murdoch University, “What parasites do we give to wildlife?”
  • Ian Beveridge, The University of Melbourne, will turn you into a citizen scientist “Parasites: the hidden part of biodiversity”
  • Special guest appearance of a Tasmanian Devil from Trowunna Wildlife Park, Mole Creek, Tasmania
  • “Young parasites science club” hands-on science activities for young people
  • Download a flyer

Registration is free, email Lisa.Jones1@jcu.edu.au or telephone 07-40421311 before 30 June 2012

Can’t attend the event in person? Watch us live online from 6pm  www.livestream.com/cctas

Did you attend this event or watch online? Click here to take the “Parasite Encounters in the Wild” survey

This Inspiring Australia initiative is supported by the Australian Government through the Department of Industry, Innovation, Science, Research and Tertiary Education in partnership with the Australian Society for Parasitology Inc.

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