12th Conference of the European Wildlife Disease Association (EWDA)

- Wildlife health and conservation challenges in a changing world -

August 27th to 31st, 2016
Berlin, Germany

For questions, please contact us at:

Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research (IZW)
Anke Schumann
Alfred-Kowalke-Str. 17
10315 Berlin

Phone: +49 (0) 30 5168 - 127
Fax:      +49 (0) 30 5126 - 104



Preliminary conference schedule


Important dates

1st week of July All submitters and presenting authors will receive
an acceptance/rejection notification via e-mail.
July 28th, 2016 Booking deadline room allotment Best Western Plus
Hotel Steglitz International (if not fully booked before)
August 26th, 2016 EWDA Wildlife Health Surveillance Network Meeting
(further information)
August 27th, 2016 Workshops (further information)
August 28th - 31st,  2016 Conference (plenary talks & sessions)

in the past
June 15th, 2016: Deadline Travel Grant applications
May 1st, 2016: Deadline Early bird registration and Abstract submission


Important news

June 23rd, 2016

The following two workshops are already fully booked:
EWDA Wildlife Health Surveillance Network Meeting (Friday)
Tools for studying diseases transmission at the
wildlife/livestock interface

If you would like to attend one of the other workshops but
haven't registered yet, we recommend to do so
as soon as possible!

March 18th, 2016            

Credit points (CPD/ATF):

An application for the recognition of the conference for
CPD credits is underway to the responsible authority and
approval is very likely.

Thank you for understanding that we cannot give
information on the exact credit points until final
approval by the Federal veterinary council


Copyright regulations

Unfortunate invidious past conference experiences make it necessary to emphasise the importance to respect the right of authorship of the content of oral and poster presentations.
Please note that in everybody’s own interest and for copyright reasons it is illegal to take pictures, videos and sound recordings of any conference contribution especially unpublished data during the whole conference. This includes talks, posters, discussions and conference proceedings. It is unlawful to use twitter, facebook etc to distribute presented unpublished data.  Pictures may be taken only upon authorisation by the author(s) and/or copyright holder(s). Violation of the copyright will result in the expulsion from the conference and the person responsible is accountable to the law if the copyrights were violated or presented data was used.

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