Similarities Between Lemur and Human Health

Duke Lemur Center – Thursday November 14th, 6:30pm

Ever wonder what illnesses lemurs get? It turns out that what ails lemurs
is often quite similar to what ails their human cousins. Join Dr. Cathy Williams,
the Duke Lemur Center’s Senior Veterinarian to learn about some of the common
medical problems seen in lemurs in captivity, and how keeping lemurs healthy
presents many of the same challenges as keeping humans healthy.

Free for members of the science writing community. Just call 919-401-7240
to reserve your spot, and mention the SCONCs.

Directions to the Duke Lemur Center: http://lemur.duke.edu/tours/directions/

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