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WEBINAR - American Dog Ticks (Dermacentor variabilis) and Lonestar Ticks (Amblyomma americanum) and Associated Diseases

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Wednesday, May 8, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

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Topic: AMERICAN DOG TICKS (Dermacentor variabilis) AND LONESTAR TICKS (Amblyomma americanum) AND ASSOCIATED DISEASES

Deer tick questing While Lyme disease is now a household word and most of us realize that non-deer ticks do not transmit Lyme disease, we should be aware that there are other ticks and other tick-borne diseases of concern. These important diseases will be presented in context of their relative risk and measures to reduce those risks. Speaker: Dr. Stephen Rich, UMass Laboratory of Medical Zoology.

This is part of a FREE live webinar series presented noon to 1:00 pm on the 2nd Wednesday of the month in February, March, April, May, and October 2019. Preregistration is required to access the webinars.
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Co-sponsored by UMass Extension and the UMass Laboratory of Medical Zoology.

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Ellen Weeks
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