Staff tasked with the development and/or implementation of an animal wellness program at their zoo or aquarium, including:
Curators and Managers
Keepers and Aquarists
Creating Wellness Assessments
Assessing Group-Housed Animals
Staff Training and Buy-In
Whole Life Planning
Sharon Joseph, Director of Animal Welfare & Research
Marty MacPhee, Research Associate
Hollie Colahan, VP for Animal Care
Emily Insalaco, Curator of Behavioral Husbandry
Workshop accommodations will be at the Renaissance Denver Stapleton Hotel, located at 3801 Quebec Street, Denver, CO 80207. The room rate is $139 plus tax per night. Reservations can be made by calling 303-399-7500. Please mention the Denver Zoo Animal Wellness Workshop when making your reservation in order to receive the discounted rate.
Participants flying into Denver International Airport will have multiple options for travel to and from the hotel, including train, Uber, taxi, Super Shuttle, rental car, or personal vehicle. The train is very affordable at $9 each way. The hotel offers complimentary shuttle service to and from the Central Park Train Station. Hotel shuttle service can be obtained by calling the Renaissance Denver Stapleton Hotel at 303-399-7500. Transportation between the hotel and the zoo will be provided each workshop day.
For further questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. To register, please complete the registration form and send to Trudie Wells, email@example.com.