Training Opportunities on THE LINK: Around the World

Nov. 2-3 – Saskatoon, Sask., Canada: Phil Arkow will present on The Link as the John Gunion Rutherford Memorial Lecture at the Western College of Veterinary Medicine, speak to the Saskatchewan Veterinary Ledical Association, and lead a community workshop for social work and animal protection advocates.


Nov. 3 – (various locations): The One Health Commission, One Health Initiative, and One Health Platform will sponsor the 1st Annual One Health Day, a worldwide series of events highlighting transdisciplinary, collaborative approaches to overarching community health and welfare issues.

Nov. 4, 2016 -- Phoenix, Md.: Nancy Blaney will present at the Baltimore County State’s Attorney’s Office Animal Abuse Unit Animal Abuse Leadership Summit.

Nov. 5-6 – Sydney, Australia: Lucy’s Project will hold its 2nd annual conference, “Domestic Violence and Animal Abuse: International Perspectives.” Speakers will include Lydia Tong, Catherine Tiplady, Allie Phillips, Frank Ascione, Freda Scott-Park, and many others.


Nov. 9 – Newark, N.J.: Phil Arkow will train the New Jersey Department of Child Protection and Permanency on “Animal Abuse and Dangerous Animals as Risk Factors for Child Abuse and Other Family Violence”.


Nov. 12 – Colmar, Pa.: Phil Arkow will present on The Link for the Montgomery County Women’s Center.


Nov. 15 – Portland, Ore.: Maya Gupta will present at the National Council on Pet Population and Society of Animal Welfare Administrators’ 2016 Research Symposium on broken human-animal bonds.


Nov. 16 – Stamford, Conn.: Phil Arkow will train on the Link between domestic violence and animal abuse during Grand Rounds at Stamford Hospital.


Dec. 1 – Ontario, Calif.: Phil Arkow will present on “Overcoming Challenges at the Intersections of Animal Abuse and Other Family Violence” at the San Bernardino County District Attorney’s annual Animal Cruelty Task Force training.


Dec. 6 – Newark, N.J.: Phil Arkow will train the New Jersey Department of Child Protection and Permanency on “Animal Abuse and Dangerous Animals as Risk Factors for Child Abuse and Other Family Violence”.


Mar. 31, 2017 – Nashville, Tenn.: Phil Arkow will present four programs in a Link track at the American Animal Hospital Association’s Yearly Conference.

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