Acquario di Genova will host
45º Symposium of the European Association for Aquatic Mammals
Genova, March 8 – 11, 2017
Professional experts, researchers and students from all over Europe will get together to share experiences, protocols and research activities concerning the management and protection of aquatic mammals.
Key note speakers will disseminate sound scientific based knowledge on the biology and threats affecting these species and suggest mitigating actions to promote active conservation initiatives.
A fantastic opportunity to visit the city of Genova with the Ancient Port Area, cultural and artistic sites on the Unesco World Heritage List.
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KEY NOTE SPEAKERS
9th of March Reflecting on Dolphin Minds
Diana Reiss, PhD
Professor, Department of Psychology
Hunter College, City University of New York
Co-Director, M2C2 Marine Mammal Communication & Cognition Research Collaborative
10th of March Large cetacean strandings and health monitoring: known and unknown
Dr. Sandro Mazzariol, DVM, PhD
Coordinator of the Cetaceans’ stranding Emergency Response Team
Department of Comparative Biomedicine and Food Science
University of Padova
Interdipartimental Center for the Research on Cetaceans (CIRCe)