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From Fear to Confidence: Preventing Tick-Borne Illness

June 25, 2018—6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

FREE

Have you found a tick on yourself or your child and felt worried? Are you concerned about tick-borne disease? The Hitchcock Center is delighted to welcome back Dr. Stephen Rich, chief medical zoologist at the UMASS Amherst Laboratory of Medical Zoology. Steve will present his work at the “Tick Lab” and his findings over the 12 years of tick testing that has been done at UMASS. In addition, Ted Watt will present the natural history and life cycles of the ticks that can be found in our area. Our goal is for you to leave more informed, at ease, and prepared for preventing tick-borne illness!

Monday, June 25
6:00-7:30pm
Free
Registration encouraged: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/from-fear-to-confidence-preventing-tick-borne-illness-tickets-47084902210

Details

Date:
June 25, 2018
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Cost:
FREE

Organizer

Hitchcock Center for the Environment
Phone:
413-256-6006
Website:
www.hitchcockcenter.org

Venue

Hitchcock Center for the Environment
845 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002
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Phone:
413-256-6006
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