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Posted on: July 24, 2013

[ARCHIVED] Ticks and Bed Bugs: Educational Opportunity

Bed Bug Life Stages

On Thursday, August 8, 2013 Yates County Public Health will host Dr. Wayne Gall, NYSDOH Entomologist. Dr. Gall will discuss ticks and Lyme Disease from 10:00 am - 11:30 am and Bed Bugs from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm. You may register for one or both sessions. Registration deadline is August 1, 2013.

Session 1: 10:00 am – 11:30 am Ticks & Lyme Disease
Session 2: 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Bed Bugs

The morning presentation is for health and environmental professionals who would like to increase their knowledge about tick habitat, life cycle, and role in human illness.

The afternoon session is for individuals who deal with bed bugs in the course of their professional lives; health department staff, code enforcement officers, landlords, pest control professionals, etc.

To register contact Yates County Public Health at 315-536-5160.

Location: Yates County Building
Basement / Auditorium
417 Liberty Street
Penn Yan, NY 14527

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