We are delighted to announce that we are now officially taking abstracts for the Tuslicon2018 conference on the impact of One Health on conservation. All submissions will be accpeted till midnight the 13th of August 2018. All submissions should be submitted to ctrivedy@gmail.com as a word document. Abstracts will be selected by our scientific committee based on scientific merit, novelty and impact on conservation. We encourage submissions from researchers from the  fields of conservation, one health, veterinary medicine, tropical medicine and zoology. The broad themes for submission include

  1. Human wildlife conflict
  2. Mental health in rural communities
  3. Nutrition in remote communities
  4. Trauma and emergency care in remote areas
  5.  Veterinary medicine
  6.  One health  (infectious diseases)
  7. Health needs in  the conservation landscape
  8. Impact of the environment on health and conservation

The judges are looking for research that will demonstrate a positive impact on conservation. Abstracts should be in English and no longer than 300 words maximum. They should clearly identify the name of the researcher, institution and any co-authors. Please state which theme you are submitting for . All submissions must be from candidates who have registered in full for Tulsicon2018 details of which are on our website. A prize of £300 will be awarded to the best abstract which will be presented on the day. Depending upon the number of entries we may decide to allow post presentations. There may be an opportunity for selected abstracts to be published in a special edition of a peer reviewed journal which will be confirmed near the time. The judges decsion on the selection of abstracts is final and we are unable to provide individual feedback on abstracts. In the event of too few  abstracts being submitted to merit holding a competition the organisers retain the right to defer the award of the prize and may use the award to refund the registration fees for those who are selected to present at the conference.