TickTalk Webinar (UMass Extension-FREE)
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
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A FREE live webinar series by Dr. Stephen Rich, Director of the UMass Laboratory of Medical Zoology
Noon to 1:00 pm on the 2nd Wednesday of the month in February, March, April, May, and October 2019
Topic: Deer Ticks (Ixodes scapularis) and Associated Diseases: The black-legged (deer) tick is the primary vector of several tick-borne diseases (TBDs). The natural history of these ticks and the pathogens they transmit will be presented in the context of helping to understand how to reduce the risk of TBD.
Speaker: Dr. Stephen Rich, UMass Laboratory of Medical Zoology
Pre-registration is required to access the webinar.
There will be no pesticide contact hours or association credits for these free webinars.