February 11, 2019

Opening Reception

5:30 pm  -  7:00 pm
17:30:00 19:00:00 America/Phoenix Opening Reception Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD USDA ARS 5th International Biosafety & Biocontainment Symposium: Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Agriculture [email protected]

February 12, 2019

Tuesday

7:00 am  -  5:00 pm
07:00:00 17:00:00 America/Phoenix Tuesday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm Registration 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Exhibits Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD USDA ARS 5th International Biosafety & Biocontainment Symposium: Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Agriculture [email protected]

7:00 am – 5:00 pm Registration

9:00 am – 4:00 pm Exhibits

Welcome

8:00 am  -  8:30 am
08:00:00 08:30:00 America/Phoenix Welcome 8:00 - 8:15 am USDA ARS Welcome Joseph Kozlovac, MS, RBP, CBSP, SM(NRCM), U.S. Department of Agriculture, Beltsville, MD 8:15 - 8:30 am ABSA International Welcome Dee Zimmerman, ABSA International President, Galveston, TX Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD USDA ARS 5th International Biosafety & Biocontainment Symposium: Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Agriculture [email protected]

8:00 – 8:15 am
USDA ARS Welcome
Joseph Kozlovac, MS, RBP, CBSP, SM(NRCM), U.S. Department of Agriculture, Beltsville, MD

8:15 – 8:30 am
ABSA International Welcome
Dee Zimmerman, ABSA International President, Galveston, TX

Session I: Managing Risks

8:30 am  -  9:45 am
08:30:00 09:45:00 America/Phoenix Session I: Managing Risks Moderator: Bruce Whitney, PhD, Texas A&M University System, College Station, TX [fusion_vimeo id="318294715" alignment="right" width="" height="" autoplay="false" api_params="" hide_on_mobile="small-visibility,medium-visibility,large-visibility" class="" css_id=""][/fusion_vimeo] 8:30 - 9:15 am           [fusion_fontawesome icon="fa-file-pdf-o" size="" flip="" rotate="" spin="no" alignment="" hide_on_mobile="small-visibility,medium-visibility,large-visibility" class="" id="" circle="yes" iconcolor="" circlecolor="" circlebordercolor="" animation_type="" animation_direction="down" animation_speed="0.1" animation_offset=""][/fusion_fontawesome] Keynote: A Global Perspective on Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Changing Agricultural Landscapes (PDF, 46MB) Henk Jan Ormel, DVM, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Rome, Italy 9:15 - 9:45 am [fusion_fontawesome icon="fa-file-pdf-o" size="" flip="" rotate="" spin="no" alignment="" hide_on_mobile="small-visibility,medium-visibility,large-visibility" class="" id="" circle="yes" iconcolor="" circlecolor="" circlebordercolor="" animation_type="" animation_direction="down" animation_speed="0.1" animation_offset=""][/fusion_fontawesome] Horse Pox (PDF, 2MB) Victoria Olson, PhD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA After completing this session, participants will be able to: Restate the management of risks in agriculture worldwide Explain the lessons learned about risk management from recent events involving Horsepox Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD USDA ARS 5th International Biosafety & Biocontainment Symposium: Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Agriculture [email protected]

Moderator: Bruce Whitney, PhD, Texas A&M University System, College Station, TX


8:30 – 9:15 am          

Keynote: A Global Perspective on Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Changing Agricultural Landscapes (PDF, 46MB)

Henk Jan Ormel, DVM, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Rome, Italy

9:15 – 9:45 am

Horse Pox (PDF, 2MB)

Victoria Olson, PhD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA


After completing this session, participants will be able to:

  • Restate the management of risks in agriculture worldwide
  • Explain the lessons learned about risk management from recent events involving Horsepox

Exhibits

9:00 am  -  4:00 pm
09:00:00 16:00:00 America/Phoenix Exhibits Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD USDA ARS 5th International Biosafety & Biocontainment Symposium: Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Agriculture [email protected]

Break in Exhibit Hall

9:45 am  -  10:15 am
09:45:00 10:15:00 America/Phoenix Break in Exhibit Hall Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD USDA ARS 5th International Biosafety & Biocontainment Symposium: Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Agriculture [email protected]

Mini Session Governance Updates

10:15 am  -  11:15 am
10:15:00 11:15:00 America/Phoenix Mini Session Governance Updates 10:15 - 10:25 am [fusion_fontawesome icon="fa-file-pdf-o" size="" flip="" rotate="" spin="no" alignment="" hide_on_mobile="small-visibility,medium-visibility,large-visibility" class="" id="" circle="yes" iconcolor="" circlecolor="" circlebordercolor="" animation_type="" animation_direction="down" animation_speed="0.1" animation_offset=""][/fusion_fontawesome] BMBL Update (PDF, 135KB) Paul Meechan, PhD, RBP, CBSP, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 10:25 - 10:45 am [fusion_fontawesome icon="fa-file-pdf-o" size="" flip="" rotate="" spin="no" alignment="" hide_on_mobile="small-visibility,medium-visibility,large-visibility" class="" id="" circle="yes" iconcolor="" circlecolor="" circlebordercolor="" animation_type="" animation_direction="down" animation_speed="0.1" animation_offset=""][/fusion_fontawesome] ISO 35001 (PDF, 23MB) Patricia Olinger, JM, RBP, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 10:45 - 10:55 am [fusion_fontawesome icon="fa-file-pdf-o" size="" flip="" rotate="" spin="no" alignment="" hide_on_mobile="small-visibility,medium-visibility,large-visibility" class="" id="" circle="yes" iconcolor="" circlecolor="" circlebordercolor="" animation_type="" animation_direction="down" animation_speed="0.1" animation_offset=""][/fusion_fontawesome] USDA ABC (PDF, 1021KB) Joseph Kozlovac, MS, RBP, CBSP, SM(NRCM), U.S. Department of Agriculture, Beltsville, MD 10:55 - 11:15 am Questions & Answers After completing this session, participants will be able to: Recall the current status of efforts to revise the BMBL Recognize the current status of efforts regarding the development of ISO 35001 State the current status of efforts regarding the development of an USDA ABC Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD USDA ARS 5th International Biosafety & Biocontainment Symposium: Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Agriculture [email protected]

10:15 – 10:25 am

BMBL Update (PDF, 135KB)

Paul Meechan, PhD, RBP, CBSP, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA

10:25 – 10:45 am

ISO 35001 (PDF, 23MB)

Patricia Olinger, JM, RBP, Emory University, Atlanta, GA

10:45 – 10:55 am

USDA ABC (PDF, 1021KB)

Joseph Kozlovac, MS, RBP, CBSP, SM(NRCM), U.S. Department of Agriculture, Beltsville, MD

10:55 – 11:15 am
Questions & Answers


After completing this session, participants will be able to:

  • Recall the current status of efforts to revise the BMBL
  • Recognize the current status of efforts regarding the development of ISO 35001
  • State the current status of efforts regarding the development of an USDA ABC

Lunch in Exhibit Hall

11:15 am  -  12:45 pm
11:15:00 12:45:00 America/Phoenix Lunch in Exhibit Hall Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD USDA ARS 5th International Biosafety & Biocontainment Symposium: Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Agriculture [email protected]

Session II: Facilities: The Life Cycle of Risk (part 1)

12:45 pm  -  3:25 pm
12:45:00 15:25:00 America/Phoenix Session II: Facilities: The Life Cycle of Risk (part 1) Moderator: Dee Zimmerman, Galveston, TX 12:45 - 1:15 pm [fusion_fontawesome icon="fa-file-pdf-o" size="" flip="" rotate="" spin="no" alignment="" hide_on_mobile="small-visibility,medium-visibility,large-visibility" class="" id="" circle="yes" iconcolor="" circlecolor="" circlebordercolor="" animation_type="" animation_direction="down" animation_speed="0.1" animation_offset=""][/fusion_fontawesome] Contract Mechanisms for Containment Labs (PDF, 3MB) Bradley Andersen, RA, Merrick & Company, Greenwood Village, CO 1:15 - 2:25 pm Roundtable: Pros/Cons of Design Methodologies Panelists: Principal Investigator: Allison Ficht, PhD, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX Project Manager: J. Brett Cumpton, AIA, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX Biosafety Officer: Bruce Whitney, PhD, Texas A&M University System, College Station, TX Builder: Michael Briselden, The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company, Atlanta GA Commissioning Agent: Bradley Andersen, RA, Merrick & Company, Greenwood Village, CO [fusion_fontawesome icon="fa-file-pdf-o" size="" flip="" rotate="" spin="no" alignment="" hide_on_mobile="small-visibility,medium-visibility,large-visibility" class="" id="" circle="yes" iconcolor="" circlecolor="" circlebordercolor="" animation_type="" animation_direction="down" animation_speed="0.1" animation_offset=""][/fusion_fontawesome] Global Health Research Complex (PDF, MB) Allison Ficht, PhD, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 2:25 - 2:55 pm Risks of Deferred Maintenance John Henneman, MS, RBP, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 2:55 - 3:25 pm [fusion_fontawesome icon="fa-file-pdf-o" size="" flip="" rotate="" spin="no" alignment="" hide_on_mobile="small-visibility,medium-visibility,large-visibility" class="" id="" circle="yes" iconcolor="" circlecolor="" circlebordercolor="" animation_type="" animation_direction="down" animation_speed="0.1" animation_offset=""][/fusion_fontawesome] Challenges in Certifying Equipment (PDF, 6MB) Mary Ann Sondrini, Eagleson Institute, Sanford, ME Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD USDA ARS 5th International Biosafety & Biocontainment Symposium: Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Agriculture [email protected]

Moderator: Dee Zimmerman, Galveston, TX

12:45 – 1:15 pm

Contract Mechanisms for Containment Labs (PDF, 3MB)

Bradley Andersen, RA, Merrick & Company, Greenwood Village, CO

1:15 – 2:25 pm
Roundtable: Pros/Cons of Design Methodologies

Panelists:
Principal Investigator: Allison Ficht, PhD, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
Project Manager: J. Brett Cumpton, AIA, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
Biosafety Officer: Bruce Whitney, PhD, Texas A&M University System, College Station, TX
Builder: Michael Briselden, The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company, Atlanta GA
Commissioning Agent: Bradley Andersen, RA, Merrick & Company, Greenwood Village, CO

Global Health Research Complex (PDF, MB)

Allison Ficht, PhD, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX

2:25 – 2:55 pm
Risks of Deferred Maintenance
John Henneman, MS, RBP, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS

2:55 – 3:25 pm

Challenges in Certifying Equipment (PDF, 6MB)

Mary Ann Sondrini, Eagleson Institute, Sanford, ME

Break in Exhibit Hall

3:25 pm  -  3:55 pm
15:25:00 15:55:00 America/Phoenix Break in Exhibit Hall Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD USDA ARS 5th International Biosafety & Biocontainment Symposium: Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Agriculture [email protected]

Session II: Facilities: The Life Cycle of Risk (part 2)

3:55 pm  -  5:30 pm
15:55:00 17:30:00 America/Phoenix Session II: Facilities: The Life Cycle of Risk (part 2) 3:55 - 4:15 pm Factoring Biorisk Management into Sustainable Design Heather Sheeley, MS, Public Health England, Porton Down, Salisbury, United Kingdom 4:15 - 4:35 pm Unique Risk of Large-scale/Pilot Plant Design Brian Petuch, RBP, CBSP, Merck & Co, Inc., West Point, PA 4:35 - 4:55 pm [fusion_fontawesome icon="fa-file-pdf-o" size="" flip="" rotate="" spin="no" alignment="" hide_on_mobile="small-visibility,medium-visibility,large-visibility" class="" id="" circle="yes" iconcolor="" circlecolor="" circlebordercolor="" animation_type="" animation_direction="down" animation_speed="0.1" animation_offset=""][/fusion_fontawesome] A High Containment Greenhouse for the University of Malaysia-Sabah (PDF, 16MB) Dann Adair, BS, Conviron, North Branch, MN 4:55 - 5:15pm [fusion_fontawesome icon="fa-file-pdf-o" size="" flip="" rotate="" spin="no" alignment="" hide_on_mobile="small-visibility,medium-visibility,large-visibility" class="" id="" circle="yes" iconcolor="" circlecolor="" circlebordercolor="" animation_type="" animation_direction="down" animation_speed="0.1" animation_offset=""][/fusion_fontawesome] Integrated Security Planning for Animal Laboratory Programs (PDF, 15MB) Ryan Burnette, PhD, Merrick & Company, Greenwood Village, CO 5:15 - 5:30 pm Question and Answer After completing this session, participants will be able to: Recognize the broad implications of worldwide risks posed by specific infectious diseases Discuss challenges in mitigating infectious disease risks to animals, humans and crops Implement risk analysis to define potential mitigation measures Apply knowledge gained to formulate risk mitigation plans for individual infectious disease situations locally, nationally and globally Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD USDA ARS 5th International Biosafety & Biocontainment Symposium: Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Agriculture [email protected]

3:55 – 4:15 pm
Factoring Biorisk Management into Sustainable Design
Heather Sheeley, MS, Public Health England, Porton Down, Salisbury, United Kingdom

4:15 – 4:35 pm
Unique Risk of Large-scale/Pilot Plant Design
Brian Petuch, RBP, CBSP, Merck & Co, Inc., West Point, PA

4:35 – 4:55 pm

A High Containment Greenhouse for the University of Malaysia-Sabah (PDF, 16MB)

Dann Adair, BS, Conviron, North Branch, MN

4:55 – 5:15pm

Integrated Security Planning for Animal Laboratory Programs (PDF, 15MB)

Ryan Burnette, PhD, Merrick & Company, Greenwood Village, CO

5:15 – 5:30 pm
Question and Answer


After completing this session, participants will be able to:

  • Recognize the broad implications of worldwide risks posed by specific infectious diseases
  • Discuss challenges in mitigating infectious disease risks to animals, humans and crops
  • Implement risk analysis to define potential mitigation measures
  • Apply knowledge gained to formulate risk mitigation plans for individual infectious disease situations locally, nationally and globally

February 13, 2019

Wednesday

7:00 am  -  5:00 pm
07:00:00 17:00:00 America/Phoenix Wednesday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm Registration 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Exhibits Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD USDA ARS 5th International Biosafety & Biocontainment Symposium: Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Agriculture [email protected]

7:00 am – 5:00 pm Registration

9:00 am – 4:00 pm Exhibits

Session III: Disease Agents: The Drivers of Risk (part 1)

8:00 am  -  9:30 am
08:00:00 9:30:00 America/Phoenix Session III: Disease Agents: The Drivers of Risk (part 1) Moderators: Robert Ellis, PhD, CBSP, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO Julie Johnson, PhD, CBSP, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 8:00 - 8:30 am [fusion_fontawesome icon="fa-file-pdf-o" size="" flip="" rotate="" spin="no" alignment="" hide_on_mobile="small-visibility,medium-visibility,large-visibility" class="" id="" circle="yes" iconcolor="" circlecolor="" circlebordercolor="" animation_type="" animation_direction="down" animation_speed="0.1" animation_offset=""][/fusion_fontawesome] Foot and Mouth Disease (PDF, 13MB) Luis Rodriguez, DVM, PhD, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Orient Point, NY 8:30 - 9:00 am [fusion_fontawesome icon="fa-file-pdf-o" size="" flip="" rotate="" spin="no" alignment="" hide_on_mobile="small-visibility,medium-visibility,large-visibility" class="" id="" circle="yes" iconcolor="" circlecolor="" circlebordercolor="" animation_type="" animation_direction="down" animation_speed="0.1" animation_offset=""][/fusion_fontawesome] Rabies (PDF, 13MB) Mathew Muturi, DVM, Kenya Zoonotic Disease Unit, Ministry of Health and Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries, Nairobi, Kenya 9:00 - 9:30 am Coxiella burnetii and Q Fever: Challenges & Opportunities Stephen White, PhD, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Pullman, WA Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD USDA ARS 5th International Biosafety & Biocontainment Symposium: Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Agriculture [email protected]

Moderators: Robert Ellis, PhD, CBSP, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
Julie Johnson, PhD, CBSP, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS

8:00 – 8:30 am

Foot and Mouth Disease (PDF, 13MB)

Luis Rodriguez, DVM, PhD, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Orient Point, NY

8:30 – 9:00 am

Rabies (PDF, 13MB)

Mathew Muturi, DVM, Kenya Zoonotic Disease Unit, Ministry of Health and Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries, Nairobi, Kenya

9:00 – 9:30 am
Coxiella burnetii and Q Fever: Challenges & Opportunities
Stephen White, PhD, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Pullman, WA

Exhibits

9:00 am  -  4:00 pm
09:00:00 16:00:00 America/Phoenix Exhibits Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD USDA ARS 5th International Biosafety & Biocontainment Symposium: Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Agriculture [email protected]

Break in Exhibit Hall

9:30 am  -  10:00 am
09:30:00 10:00:00 America/Phoenix Break in Exhibit Hall Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD USDA ARS 5th International Biosafety & Biocontainment Symposium: Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Agriculture [email protected]

Session III: Disease Agents: The Drivers of Risk (part 2)

10:00 am  -  11:30 am
10:00:00 11:30:00 America/Phoenix Session III: Disease Agents: The Drivers of Risk (part 2) Moderators: Robert Ellis, PhD, CBSP, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO Julie Johnson, PhD, CBSP, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 10:00 - 10:30 am [fusion_fontawesome icon="fa-youtube fab" size="" flip="" rotate="" spin="no" alignment="" hide_on_mobile="small-visibility,medium-visibility,large-visibility" class="" id="" circle="yes" iconcolor="" circlecolor="" circlebordercolor="" animation_type="" animation_direction="down" animation_speed="0.1" animation_offset=""][/fusion_fontawesome] Leptospirosis (watch the video) Michael Lappin, DVM, PhD, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 10:30 - 11:00 am Emerging Crop Diseases and Food Security James Stack, PhD, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 11:00 - 11:30 am [fusion_fontawesome icon="fa-file-pdf-o" size="" flip="" rotate="" spin="no" alignment="" hide_on_mobile="small-visibility,medium-visibility,large-visibility" class="" id="" circle="yes" iconcolor="" circlecolor="" circlebordercolor="" animation_type="" animation_direction="down" animation_speed="0.1" animation_offset=""][/fusion_fontawesome] Occupational Health Laboratory to Field (PDF, 3MB) Lee Wugofski, MD, MPH, FACOEM, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, San Francisco, CA   Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD USDA ARS 5th International Biosafety & Biocontainment Symposium: Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Agriculture [email protected]

Moderators: Robert Ellis, PhD, CBSP, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
Julie Johnson, PhD, CBSP, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS

10:00 – 10:30 am

Leptospirosis (watch the video)

Michael Lappin, DVM, PhD, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

10:30 – 11:00 am
Emerging Crop Diseases and Food Security
James Stack, PhD, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS

11:00 – 11:30 am

Occupational Health Laboratory to Field (PDF, 3MB)

Lee Wugofski, MD, MPH, FACOEM, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, San Francisco, CA

 

Lunch in Exhibit Hall and Poster Session

11:30 am  -  1:00 pm
11:30:00 13:00:00 America/Phoenix Lunch in Exhibit Hall and Poster Session Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD USDA ARS 5th International Biosafety & Biocontainment Symposium: Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Agriculture [email protected]

Session III: Disease Agents: The Drivers of Risk (part 3)

1:00 pm  -  3:30 pm
13:00:00 15:30:00 America/Phoenix Session III: Disease Agents: The Drivers of Risk (part 3) Moderators: Robert Ellis, PhD, CBSP, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO Julie Johnson, PhD, CBSP, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 1:00 - 1:30 pm Weissellosis: An Emerging Disease of Farmed Rainbow Trout Tim Welch, PhD, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Kearneysville, WV 1:30 - 3:00 pm Panel: Risk Assessment Scenarios David White, DVM, PhD, RBP, DACVM, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Ames, IA Bruce Whitney, PhD, Texas A&M University System, College Station, TX Susan Harper, DVM, DACLAM, DACVPM, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Beltsville, MD Dee Zimmerman, Galveston, TX After completing this session, participants will be able to: Recognize the broad implications of worldwide risks posed by specific infectious diseases Discuss challenges in mitigating infectious disease risks to animals, humans and crops Implement risk analysis to define potential mitigation measures Apply knowledge gained to formulate risk mitigation plans for individual infectious disease situations locally, nationally and globally Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD USDA ARS 5th International Biosafety & Biocontainment Symposium: Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Agriculture [email protected]

Moderators: Robert Ellis, PhD, CBSP, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
Julie Johnson, PhD, CBSP, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS

1:00 – 1:30 pm
Weissellosis: An Emerging Disease of Farmed Rainbow Trout
Tim Welch, PhD, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Kearneysville, WV

1:30 – 3:00 pm
Panel: Risk Assessment Scenarios
David White, DVM, PhD, RBP, DACVM, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Ames, IA
Bruce Whitney, PhD, Texas A&M University System, College Station, TX
Susan Harper, DVM, DACLAM, DACVPM, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Beltsville, MD
Dee Zimmerman, Galveston, TX


After completing this session, participants will be able to:

  • Recognize the broad implications of worldwide risks posed by specific infectious diseases
  • Discuss challenges in mitigating infectious disease risks to animals, humans and crops
  • Implement risk analysis to define potential mitigation measures
  • Apply knowledge gained to formulate risk mitigation plans for individual infectious disease situations locally, nationally and globally

Break in Exhibit Hall and Poster Session

3:00 pm  -  3:30 pm
15:00:00 15:30:00 America/Phoenix Break in Exhibit Hall and Poster Session Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD USDA ARS 5th International Biosafety & Biocontainment Symposium: Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Agriculture [email protected]

Mini Session: Risk Management & Communication

3:30 pm  -  5:30 pm
15:30:00 17:30:00 America/Phoenix Mini Session: Risk Management & Communication Moderator: John Balog, RBP, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Silver Spring, MD 3:30 - 4:00 pm [fusion_fontawesome icon="fa-file-pdf-o" size="" flip="" rotate="" spin="no" alignment="" hide_on_mobile="small-visibility,medium-visibility,large-visibility" class="" id="" circle="yes" iconcolor="" circlecolor="" circlebordercolor="" animation_type="" animation_direction="down" animation_speed="0.1" animation_offset=""][/fusion_fontawesome] Food Defense Authorities and Response (PDF, 3MB) LeeAnne Jackson, PhD, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, College Park, MD 4:00 - 4:30 pm [fusion_fontawesome icon="fa-file-pdf-o" size="" flip="" rotate="" spin="no" alignment="" hide_on_mobile="small-visibility,medium-visibility,large-visibility" class="" id="" circle="yes" iconcolor="" circlecolor="" circlebordercolor="" animation_type="" animation_direction="down" animation_speed="0.1" animation_offset=""][/fusion_fontawesome] Community Outreach Risks (PDF, 29MB) Connie Holubar, MBA, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 4:30 - 5:30 pm Gene Editing/Gene Therapy and Dealing with Regulatory Pathways 4:30 - 4:45pm [fusion_fontawesome icon="fa-file-pdf-o" size="" flip="" rotate="" spin="no" alignment="" hide_on_mobile="small-visibility,medium-visibility,large-visibility" class="" id="" circle="yes" iconcolor="" circlecolor="" circlebordercolor="" animation_type="" animation_direction="down" animation_speed="0.1" animation_offset=""][/fusion_fontawesome] Federal Roles for Products of Biotechnology & USDA's Plan Biotechnology Program (PDF, 796KB) Biotechnology Regulatory Service (BRS)—U.S. Department of Agriculture Michael Firko, PhD, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Riverdale, MD 4:45 - 5:00 pm [fusion_fontawesome icon="fa-file-pdf-o" size="" flip="" rotate="" spin="no" alignment="" hide_on_mobile="small-visibility,medium-visibility,large-visibility" class="" id="" circle="yes" iconcolor="" circlecolor="" circlebordercolor="" animation_type="" animation_direction="down" animation_speed="0.1" animation_offset=""][/fusion_fontawesome] FDA Regulation of Animals with Intentionally Altered Genomic DNA (PDF, 3MB) Center for Veterinary Medicine (CVM)—U.S. Food and Drug Administration Laura Epstein, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Rockville, MD 5:00 - 5:15 pm [fusion_fontawesome icon="fa-file-pdf-o" size="" flip="" rotate="" spin="no" alignment="" hide_on_mobile="small-visibility,medium-visibility,large-visibility" class="" id="" circle="yes" iconcolor="" circlecolor="" circlebordercolor="" animation_type="" animation_direction="down" animation_speed="0.1" animation_offset=""][/fusion_fontawesome] Regulatory Pathway for Replicating Recombinant Veterinary Biologics (PDF, 424KB) Center for Veterinary Biologics (CVB)—U.S. Department of Agriculture Paul Hauer, DVM, PhD, U.S. Department of Agriculture—APHIS, Ames, IA 5:15 - 5:30 pm Question and Answer After completing this session, participants will be able to: Identify the risks of community outreach Restate the ways of engaging with regulatory institutions regarding gene editing and gene therapy Define food defense Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD USDA ARS 5th International Biosafety & Biocontainment Symposium: Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Agriculture [email protected]

Moderator: John Balog, RBP, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Silver Spring, MD

3:30 – 4:00 pm

Food Defense Authorities and Response (PDF, 3MB)

LeeAnne Jackson, PhD, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, College Park, MD

4:00 – 4:30 pm

Community Outreach Risks (PDF, 29MB)

Connie Holubar, MBA, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX

4:30 – 5:30 pm
Gene Editing/Gene Therapy and Dealing with Regulatory Pathways

4:30 – 4:45pm

Federal Roles for Products of Biotechnology & USDA’s Plan Biotechnology Program (PDF, 796KB)

Biotechnology Regulatory Service (BRS)—U.S. Department of Agriculture
Michael Firko, PhD, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Riverdale, MD

4:45 – 5:00 pm

FDA Regulation of Animals with Intentionally Altered Genomic DNA (PDF, 3MB)

Center for Veterinary Medicine (CVM)—U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Laura Epstein, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Rockville, MD

5:00 – 5:15 pm

Regulatory Pathway for Replicating Recombinant Veterinary Biologics (PDF, 424KB)

Center for Veterinary Biologics (CVB)—U.S. Department of Agriculture
Paul Hauer, DVM, PhD, U.S. Department of Agriculture—APHIS, Ames, IA

5:15 – 5:30 pm
Question and Answer


After completing this session, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the risks of community outreach
  • Restate the ways of engaging with regulatory institutions regarding gene editing and gene therapy
  • Define food defense

February 14, 2019

Thursday

7:00 am  -  11:00 am
07:00:00 11:00:00 America/Phoenix Thursday 7:00 - 11:00 am Registration Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD USDA ARS 5th International Biosafety & Biocontainment Symposium: Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Agriculture [email protected]

7:00 – 11:00 am Registration

Announcement of Poster Awards

8:00 am  -  8:10 am
08:00:00 08:10:00 America/Phoenix Announcement of Poster Awards Hank Parker, PhD, Georgetown University, Washington, DC Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD USDA ARS 5th International Biosafety & Biocontainment Symposium: Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Agriculture [email protected]

Hank Parker, PhD, Georgetown University, Washington, DC

Session IV: Arthropod-borne Diseases and Pests (part 1)

8:10 am  -  10:10 am
08:10:00 10:10:00 America/Phoenix Session IV: Arthropod-borne Diseases and Pests (part 1) Moderator: Paul Meechan, PhD, RBP, CBSP, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 8:10 - 9:10 am Select Agent Update Samuel Edwin, PhD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA Joyce Bowling-Heyward, DVM, MS, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Riverdale, MD 9:10 - 9:40 am African Swine Fever—Global Gap Analysis Douglas Gladue, PhD, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Orient Point, NY 9:40 - 10:10 am Cattle Tick Fever Javid Kashefi, BcS, European Biological Control Lab—U.S. Department of Agriculture, Thessaloniki, Greece     Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD USDA ARS 5th International Biosafety & Biocontainment Symposium: Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Agriculture [email protected]

Moderator: Paul Meechan, PhD, RBP, CBSP, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA

8:10 – 9:10 am
Select Agent Update
Samuel Edwin, PhD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA
Joyce Bowling-Heyward, DVM, MS, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Riverdale, MD

9:10 – 9:40 am
African Swine Fever—Global Gap Analysis
Douglas Gladue, PhD, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Orient Point, NY

9:40 – 10:10 am
Cattle Tick Fever
Javid Kashefi, BcS, European Biological Control Lab—U.S. Department of Agriculture, Thessaloniki, Greece

 

 

Break

10:10 am  -  10:30 am
10:10:00 10:30:00 America/Phoenix Break Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD USDA ARS 5th International Biosafety & Biocontainment Symposium: Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Agriculture [email protected]

Session IV: Arthropod-borne Diseases and Pests (part 2)

10:30 am  -  12:00 pm
10:30:00 12:00:00 America/Phoenix Session IV: Arthropod-borne Diseases and Pests (part 2) Moderator: Paul Meechan, PhD, RBP, CBSP, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 10:30 - 11:00 am Citrus Greening Eduardo Chumbinho de Andrade, PhD, Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation—Embrapa Cassava and Fruits, Cruz das Almas, BA, Brazil 11:00 - 11:30 am Hot Topic—Spotted Lantern Fly Overview Tracy Leskey, PhD, U.S. Department of Agriculture—Appalachian Fruit Research Station, Kearneysville, WV 11:30 am - 12:00 pm Novel Control Strategies for the Management of Arthropod Vectors of Public Heath Importance Douglas Norris, PhD, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD After completing this session, participants will be able to: Identify biorisk management issues regarding sterile fly production Restate arthropod-borne threats to pork and citrus production Summarize novel control strategies for arthropod vectors of importance to public health Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD USDA ARS 5th International Biosafety & Biocontainment Symposium: Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Agriculture [email protected]

Moderator: Paul Meechan, PhD, RBP, CBSP, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA

10:30 – 11:00 am
Citrus Greening
Eduardo Chumbinho de Andrade, PhD, Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation—Embrapa Cassava and Fruits, Cruz das Almas, BA, Brazil

11:00 – 11:30 am
Hot Topic—Spotted Lantern Fly Overview
Tracy Leskey, PhD, U.S. Department of Agriculture—Appalachian Fruit Research Station, Kearneysville, WV

11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Novel Control Strategies for the Management of Arthropod Vectors of Public Heath Importance
Douglas Norris, PhD, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD


After completing this session, participants will be able to:

  • Identify biorisk management issues regarding sterile fly production
  • Restate arthropod-borne threats to pork and citrus production
  • Summarize novel control strategies for arthropod vectors of importance to public health

Closing Comments & Adjourn

12:00 pm
12:00:00 :00 America/Phoenix Closing Comments & Adjourn Joseph Kozlovac, MS, RBP, CBSP, SM(NRCM), U.S. Department of Agriculture, Beltsville, MD Hilton Baltimore, Baltimore, MD USDA ARS 5th International Biosafety & Biocontainment Symposium: Biorisk and Facility Challenges in Agriculture [email protected]

Joseph Kozlovac, MS, RBP, CBSP, SM(NRCM), U.S. Department of Agriculture, Beltsville, MD