Dr. John Aucott, an international authority in the management of tick borne disease, will discuss the latest information on preventing and managing Lyme and other tick-borne illness in Maryland. The risk of Lyme disease and other tick-borne diseases will be discussed. Ways to prevent tick bites will be highlighted as well as how to enjoy the out-of-doors safely. Dr. Aucott is the Chair of the US Department of Health and Human Services Tick-Borne Diseases Working Group. This lecture is a must for those who enjoy gardening and other outdoor activities. The evening includes dinner at Ladew Gardens Cafe. See website for more details.