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From Fear to Confidence: Preventing Tick-Borne Illness

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Hitchcock Center for the Environment

845 West Street

Amherst, MA 01002

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From Fear to Confidence: Preventing Tick-Borne Illnesses

with Dr. Stephen Rich, UMASS “Tick Lab”

Tuesday, November 27, 6:30pm- 8pm

Have you found a tick on yourself or your child and felt worried? Are you concerned about tick-borne disease? The Hitchcock Center is delighted to welcome back Dr. Stephen Rich, chief medical zoologist at the UMASS Amherst Laboratory of Medical Zoology. Steve will present his work at the “Tick Lab” and his important findings over their 12 years of tick testing. In addition, Ted Watt will open with a brief presentation of the natural history and life cycles of the ticks that can be found in our area. Our goal is for you to leave more informed, at ease, and prepared for preventing tick-borne illness! Donations appreciated.


This program is free to the community thanks to the support of our sponsors:


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