2013 Rhino Keeper Workshop

May 5 - May 10, 2013San Diego, CA

The International Rhino Keeper Association will be holding its biennial Rhino Keeper Workshop (May 5-10th, 2013) hosted by San Diego Zoo Global.  The IRKA is soliciting the submission of abstracts for 15 minute presentations on topics such as in-situ rhino conservation, management and husbandry practices, status of wild populations, and current research.

For additional suggestions refer to survey results from previous conferences.


Guidelines for abstract submission:

  • 350 word limit
  • Use Arial, Times, or other highly legible 12 point font
  • Include authors’ names, affiliations, and contact information on the abstract.

Deadline for abstracts: January 15th, 2013.


Please send abstracts to Matt Gelvin at mgelvin@sandiegozoo.org