Inside the Tank: A Peek into the Tecniplast Annual International Zebrafish Husbandry Course, 2023

Charli Corcoran Part I/III In October 2023 I was fortunate to attend the 10th Annual International Zebrafish Husbandry Course, hosted by Tecniplast and held in Buguggiate, Italy. The course brings together zebrafish husbandry experts from around the world to present recent advancements in zebrafish husbandry to the course attendees.  In 2023 the course ran from…

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Exploring the Wonders of Zebrafish: My Insights from the 10th Annual International Zebrafish Husbandry Course – by Candace Sparkman

I was immensely fortunate to receive a $1000 grant from the Zebrafish Husbandry Association,which opened the doors for me to attend the 10th Annual International Zebrafish Husbandry Course in the enchanting city of Buguggiate VA, Italy, hosted by Tecniplast. From October 9th to 13th, 2023, I had the privilege of immersing myself in a world…

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Advancement Fund Feature: Elizabeth Ibañez

Firstly, I would like to express my gratitude to the Zebrafish Husbandry Association for the chance to further my knowledge in Zebrafish management and husbandry. The zebrafish program in our facility was started last year in March 2022, and the ZHA has provided great resources and connections that have furthered the success of our program.…

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The 2023 T-shirt contest is here!

Our annual fundraiser has returned! Every year, the ZHA t-shirt design contest draws on the immense talent of our members to design a t-shirt for the membership (and even non-members!) to buy. The proceeds from the t-shirt sales go directly to our Advancement Fund program, which provides small grants to the membership to advance their…

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Call for Abstracts: ANZAAP 2023!

Call for Abstracts Closes 5th December With the approach of the 2023 ANZAAP Aquatic Symposium, we need you!!The 2023 Symposium will be a Hybridevent, hosted by Melbourne University and running over three days from the 8th to the 10th of February 2023.  We want to hear about what matters to you.Your research, your experiences, your animals, your successes and even…

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The ZHA is Getting Recognition!

The Zebrafish Husbandry Association (ZHA) is getting noticed: Lab Animal Europe, the leading publication for Scientists, Facility Managers and Technicians throughout Europe has just included a meeting announcement for the ZHA 1st European Meeting in its latest issue. Lab Animal Europe is circulated monthly and is packed with European content and topical issues, it is…

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ZHA Leadership Changes and Accomplishments

The Zebrafish Husbandry Association is growing! We are happy to report that our membership numbers have grown by over 60% in the past two years. We’re working hard to provide even more value for your membership, and to elevate the field of zebrafish husbandry worldwide. To continue our pace, we feel that we need to…

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The ZHA Advancement Fund is now open for 2022!

The Zebrafish Advancement Fund (ZAF) is a reimbursement program created to provide funds for ZHA members who may want to pursue a specialist designation, take an aquaculture or zebrafish related course, attend a conference, transition to a new aspect of the field, or for ZHA members that require monetary support to engage in new initiatives…

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ZHA European Meeting!

The Zebrafish Husbandry Association (ZHA; zhaonline.org) is pleased to announce their 1st European meeting.  The meeting will be taking place October 10-11th 2022, both online and in-person in London, UK. The two full days’ programmes and on-demand content are equally perfect for those new to the industry and those with years of experience. There is…

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