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