Study Abroad in Costa Rica – Annual Spring Break Trip
Banking Animal Biodiversity
Experience local biodiversity in three diverse locations in Costa Rica while conducting team-based assessments toward global animal biopreservation efforts! This field study program is offered by CALS in partnership with IAP.

  • Led by Dr. Francisco Pelegri
  • Locations = Cloud Forest Reserve in Monteverde, La Selva Biological Station, & Palo Verde Biological Research Station
  • Earn 1 credit of Genetics 528 over spring break!
  • Visit studyabroad.wisc.edu/AnimalBiodiversity

UW-Madison courses taught by Francisco Pelegri:

GEN 375: Special Topics in Genetics (Spring 2016)

GEN 677/MED GEN 677: Advanced Topics in Genetics – Developmental Genetics for Conservation: Bld Organism (Fall 2016)

GEN 702: Advanced Genetics II (Spring 2016, Spring 2015, Spring 2014)

GEN 708/MED GEN 708: Methods & Logic of Genetic Analysis (Spring 2016)

GEN 527: Developmental Genetics for Conservation and Regeneration (Fall 2023)

GEN 528: Banking Animal Biodiversity (Spring 2023)