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