About the Dodd Virtual Introduction to Mosquito Control Course:
The Dodd Virtual Introduction to Mosquito Control will be held online from January 24th to January 28th, 2022. A general introduction to mosquito control as performed in Florida will be provided by experts in the field. A wide variety of topics will be discussed, including mosquito biology, identification, control techniques, surveillance techniques, classification of pesticides and pesticide safety. See the course agenda here.
About the 2022 Dodd Fellowship:
The CDC Southeastern Center of Excellence in Vector Borne Diseases will fully support 20 individuals to attend the FMCA Dodd Virtual Introduction to Mosquito Control course for free (non-CEU registration only). Early career individuals in mosquito/vector control or those pursuing education related to public health entomology are encouraged to apply. Participants do not need to reside in or travel to florida to attend. To apply for the fellowship, fully complete the online application form by Friday, December 17th. Applicants will be notified of their status the week of January 10th. If you experience any difficulties, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.