We inform those interested that in the month of August the postgraduate course Biology, Ecology and control of Varroa destructor will be given, depending on the Secretaría de Investigación y Posgrado de la Universidad Nacional del Nordeste, Argentina.

The general objective of the course is to promote the permanent training of graduates linked to lines of research related to Acarology and Entomology.

Specific objectives: Acquire updated knowledge on Varroosis and incorporate methodologies for analysis, treatment and resolution of problems related to bee health.

Director: Dr. Matias Maggi (CIAS CONICET UNMdP, IIPROSAM, SLA Academic Committee)

Guest Teachers:
Dr. Ronald Ochoa – US USDA – United States Department ARS Agricultural Research Service Systematic Entomology Lab. USA.
Dr. Joel González Cabrera – University of Valencia ERI Biotecmed. Genetics Department / Fac.de Cs. Biological. Spain.
Dr. Ernesto Guzmán Novoa – University of Guelph. School of Environmental Sciences. Guelph, Ontario, Canada.

PROGRAM: attached
– Date: Monday, August 2 to Tuesday, August 31, 2021
– VIRTUAL hourly load: 30 total hours
– Credits: 2 (two)
– Cost: $ 4000 for Argentines or 50 U$D for foreigners
– Registration: https://forms.gle/F4qbhT7xLf4MKtsy5