The 2009 Annual Whirling Disease Symposium was held in Denver, Colorado on February 4 and 5, 2008. View the 2009 Proceedings [144 KB PDF].

Each year, the Whirling Disease Foundation, Whirling Disease Initiative, and other sponsors hold the national Whirling Disease Symposium. This event provides an excellent forum to discuss the latest research advancements and has been a central component of the collaborative approach to whirling disease research and management on a national level.

For more information, please visit the Whirling Disease Foundation or read about our progress and the Symposium in an Aquaculture Health International, article "Developments in Whirling Disease Research Through the National Symposium" [374 kb pdf].

Proceedings from every Whirling Disease Symposium are available here or in the Whirling Disease Initiative's searchable bibliography. Individual abstracts are available in the bibliography. Simply search by year, author, or keyword to find and download the abstract you're seeking.

Whirling Disease Symposium Proceedings

2009 - Conserving Coldwater Fisheries, Denver, CO, February 4-5, 2008
[144 KB pdf]

2008 - Solving the Puzzle, Denver, CO, February 4-5, 2008
[1.7 MB pdf]

2007 - Resistance on Two Fronts, Denver, CO, February 12-13, 2007
[6 MB pdf]

2006 - War of the Whirlds, Denver, CO, February 9-10, 2006
[12 MB pdf]

2005 - Recipes for Recovery, Denver, CO, February 3-4, 2005
[2.4 MB pdf]

2004 - Whirling Disease Management: Practicalities and Realities, Salt Lake City, UT, March 2-3, 2004
[938 kb pdf]

2003 - Managing the Risk, Seattle, WA, February 6-7, 2003
[2.1 MB pdf]

2002 - Putting a Fresh Spin on Whirling Disease, Denver, CO, February 13-15, 2002
[800 kb pdf]

2001 - A Decade of Discovery, Salt Lake City, UT February 8-9, 2001
[1.8 MB pdf]

2000 - Solutions to Whirling Disease: Putting the Pieces Together, Coeur d'Alene, ID, February 3-4, 2000
[2.9 MB pdf]

1999 - Research and Management Perspectives, Missoula, MT, February 18-20, 1999
[4.8 MB pdf]

1998 - Research in Progress, Fort Collins, CO, February 19-21, 1998
[3.9 MB pdf]

1997 - Expanding the Database: 1996 Research Progress Reports, Logan, UT, March 6-8, 1997
[2.5 MB pdf]

Search for individual Whirling Disease Symposium abstracts through our online bibliography using keywords, authors, or year.