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Species360 Webinars, Workshops, Open Office Hours, and More!

July Tips & Tricks Webinars
July Topic: Staff and Roles in ZIMS
August Topic: Estimating Dates!
September Topic: Managing Eggs!
Register Now!…have a question about ZIMS for Husbandry? Just getting started in ZIMS? Join us!

Hop onto an open call with our Training Team
to have your ZIMS for Husbandry questions answered. Anyone is welcome to stop by and all questions, feedback, and discussions are welcome!

ZIMS for Studbooks Overview Webinars
Topic: Overview Sessions Offered Monthly
Register Now! …just getting started with your book?
Join for a quick overview and get your questions answered!

This webinar is intended for Studbook managers/ keepers getting started with ZIMS for Studbooks in
the coming months.

EAZWV Webinar on ZIMS for Medical
Not a Species360 Managed Event)
Register with EAZWV Now!July 28 1500-1800 CET.  focused on Samples, Tests and Results, and introduce features to support your sample submissions to the EAZA Biobank.  Attendees will learn to navigate the ZIMS for Medical Dashboard, to efficiently create samples using saved favourites, create test panels, request and record test results, and how to search for collected samples and test results.  The session will highlight the recently released Sample Storage feature to help manage the inventory of samples stored locally at your institution.  Additionally, attendees will learn how to share sample data with EAZA Biobank.

This workshop will be run free of charge for those registered for the EAZWV event. Species360’s Dr. Rachel Thompson will present a 3 hour training session via webinar.
Veterinarian Open Office Hours
…have a question about ZIMS for Medical? Or wish you had a specific feature to make your job easier?

These open calls with Dr. Rachel Thompson, Product Owner for ZIMS for Medical, are a perfect chance to have your ZIMS for Medical questions answered. Anyone is welcome to stop by and all questions, feedback, and discussions are welcome!

Previously-recorded Webinars
Topics: ZIMS, Conservation Science Alliance and more!
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More coming soon! Watch here for updates, and send us your suggestions for Husbandry/Medical/Studbook webinar topics. Send to!

Regional Live Events

Association of Zoos & Aquariums Zoo School
AZA’s Zoo School
Annually Held
Institutional Records Keeping
Topic: Institutional Records Keeping offers students the theory and mechanics of animal records-keeping and identifies the important role accurate records play in successful animal management not only within the institution but also in regional and global cooperative species management programs.
AZA Zoo School
Various Dates
AZA Population Management I
Topic: Data Management and Processes: Population Management I: Data Management and Processing provides the fundamentals needed to maintain and manage population databases for zoo and aquarium Animal Programs.
AZA Zoo School
Various Dates
AZA Population Management II
Topic: Population Management II: Data Analysis and Breeding Recommendations teaches the integration of demography, genetics and husbandry to set population goals and make breeding recommendations for zoo and aquarium populations.
European Association of Zoos and Aquaria Academy
EAZA Academy
Various Dates
Introduction to EAZA Ex situ Programme Management
Topic: This course enables those coordinating the EEPs (European Endangered Species Programmes) and keepers of the ESBs(European Studbooks) to gain a deeper understanding of the genetics and demographics of breeding programmes.
EAZA Academy
Various Dates
EAZA Medical Records in ZIMS
Topic: This course will introduce the concepts and best practices for using the Medical module within ZIMS. It will cover both data entry and data retrieval.

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