District 8 Registration Details 

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THE DEADLINE TO REGISTER IS MAY 12TH! DON'T MISS THIS GREAT OPPURTUNITY! 

General Registration

Both options include Breakfast and Lunch

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One Day Registration:  $175

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Two Day Registration :  $300

Welcome Reception 

Registration for the Welcome Reception must be added separately from general registration for the meeting, so don't forget to add that "item" to your cart before you check out! Cash bar.

$10 per person

Workshops 

Xenopus in Research

 

Cost: $99

Date: Monday, May 23, 2022

Time: 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Transportation leaves at 8:00 am from Liberty Station Conference Center.

 

Primary Instructor: Erika Wright-McAfee, DVM MLAS

Location: Salk Institute of Biological Sciences, San Diego, CA

Workshop limit: 11 students max

 

Agenda: Discussion topics will include Xenopus in Research, Xenopus Care, Anatomy, Diseases, Health Program & Proper Handling. Hands-on will include frog euthanasia techniques and an in-depth step-by-step necropsy procedure. 

 

What’s included? Transportation to and from Liberty Station, water & light snacks, handouts, necropsy form, dissection kit and great teachers!

 

Suture Techniques

 

Cost: $99

Date: Monday, May 23, 2022

Time: 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Transportation leaves at 1 pm from Liberty Station Conference Center.

 

Primary Instructor: Ekaterina Perminov, DVM

Location: Mesa College, San Diego, CA

Workshop limit: 11 max

 

Agenda: Description of surgical instruments, suture materials, tissue handling, and healing concepts will be discussed. Basic knot tying techniques & suture patterns will be practiced on food-grade pig’s feet and silicon skin (No live animals will be used during training).  A suture kit and suture material will be provided.

What’s included? Transportation to and from Liberty Station, water & light snacks, handouts, suture kit, and great teachers!

Specific COVID guidelines per institution will be provided upon registration.

Lunch is on your own.  There are many local restaurants at Liberty station