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WEBINAR - Babesiosis

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Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Speaker: Dr. Sam R. Telford III, Professor, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University

Deer tick questing Dr. Telford III joins Dr. Rich on the TickTalk webinar to discuss the second most commonly reported tick-borne disease in North America (after Lyme disease).  Babesiosis is a malaria-like illness transmitted by the same ticks as Lyme.  Dr. Telford is recognized as a global authority on this disease. 

This is part of a FREE live webinar series presented noon to 1:00 pm on the 2nd Wednesday of the month in 2020. Preregistration is required to access the webinars.
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After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. NOTE: Due to the Veterans' Day holiday, this date is an exception to the regular schedule and will be held on the 3rd Wednesday in November.

Co-sponsored by UMass Extension and the UMass Laboratory of Medical Zoology.

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Ellen Weeks
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