Monday, Oct. 3 – Scientific Program 2016-09-29T14:28:35+00:00

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[day date=”3 October 2016″]Monday, October 3, 2016 [/day]

[event time=”7am-5pm”]Registration[/event]

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Add to Calendar10/3/2016 07:00 AM10/3/2016 8:00 AMAmerica/ChicagoContinental Breakfast in Exhibit HallContinental Breakfast in Exhibit HallGaylord Texan Resort & Convention CenterABSA International[email protected]falseMM/DD/YYYY

Continental Breakfast in Exhibit Hall
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[event time=”7am-4pm”]Vendor Exhibits[/event]

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Add to Calendar10/3/2016 07:00 AM10/3/2016 8:00 PMAmerica/ChicagoWelcome8:00 – 8:05 am Welcome
Master of Ceremonies, Melissa Morland, MS, MBA, RBP, CBSP, University of Maryland-Baltimore, Baltimore, MD
8:05 – 8:10 am Local Arrangements Committee Welcome
Patrick Conley, CBSP, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
8:10 – 8:15 am Scientific Program Committee Welcome
Darlene Ward, RBP, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL
8:15 – 8:30 am ABSA President’s Address
Melissa Morland, MS, MBA, RBP, CBSP, University of Maryland-Baltimore, Baltimore, MD
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8:00 – 8:05 am Welcome
Master of Ceremonies, Melissa Morland, MS, MBA, RBP, CBSP, University of Maryland-Baltimore, Baltimore, MD
8:05 – 8:10 am Local Arrangements Committee Welcome
Patrick Conley, CBSP, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
8:10 – 8:15 am Scientific Program Committee Welcome
Darlene Ward, RBP, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL
8:15 – 8:30 am ABSA President’s Address
Melissa Morland, MS, MBA, RBP, CBSP, University of Maryland-Baltimore, Baltimore, MD
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Add to Calendar10/3/2016 08:30 AM10/3/2016 9:30 AMAmerica/ChicagoSession I: Arnold G. Wedum Memorial Lecture AwardIntroduction: Betsy Matos, PhD, RBP, Iowa State University, Ames, IA
Biosafety from the Field to the Lab
Tony Schountz, PhD, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
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Session I: Arnold G. Wedum Memorial Lecture Award

Introduction: Betsy Matos, PhD, RBP[icon icon=”0273.png”][/icon], Iowa State University, Ames, IA

Biosafety from the Field to the Lab
Tony Schountz, PhD, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
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Add to Calendar10/3/2016 09:30 AM10/3/2016 10:30 AMAmerica/ChicagoSession II: Biosafety Regulatory IssuesModerator: Francine Rogers, MS, RBP, CBSP, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN
9:30 – 9:50 am Employee, Contractor, or Student? Four Legal Decisions Illustrate Differences in Laboratory Worker Protections
Casey Skvorc, PhD, JD, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
9:50 – 10:10 am Strategy and Successes: The Global Biorisk Management Curriculum
LouAnn Burnett, CBSP, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM
10:10 – 10:30 am Updates from NIH
Kathryn Harris, PhD, RBP, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MDGaylord Texan Resort & Convention CenterABSA International[email protected]falseMM/DD/YYYY

Session II: Biosafety Regulatory Issues

Moderator: Francine Rogers, MS, RBP, CBSP, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN

9:30 – 9:50 am Employee, Contractor, or Student? Four Legal Decisions Illustrate Differences in Laboratory Worker Protections (abstract[icon icon=”0062.png”][/icon])
Casey Skvorc, PhD, JD, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
9:50 – 10:10 am Strategy and Successes: The Global Biorisk Management Curriculum (abstract[icon icon=”0062.png”][/icon])
LouAnn C. Burnett[icon icon=”0273.png”][/icon], Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM
10:10 – 10:30 am Updates from NIH (abstract[icon icon=”0062.png”][/icon])
Kathryn Harris, PhD, RBP[icon icon=”0273.png”][/icon], National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
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[lunch time=”10:30-11am”]Exhibits, Posters, and Coffee Break
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Add to Calendar10/3/2016 11:00 AM10/3/2016 12:00 PMAmerica/ChicagoSession III: Invited Speaker11:00 – 11:50 am Introduction: Meghan Seltzer, PhD, HHMI Janelia Research Campus, Ashburn, VA
Using Your Inner Insect to Control Virus Infections
Ben tenOever, PhD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY
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Session III: Invited Speaker

11:00 – 11:50 am Introduction: Meghan Seltzer, PhD[icon icon=”0273.png”][/icon], HHMI Janelia Research Campus, Ashburn, VA
Using Your Inner Insect to Control Virus Infections
Ben tenOever, PhD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY
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Add to Calendar10/3/2016 12:00 PM10/3/2016 1:30 PMAmerica/ChicagoExhibits, Posters, and LunchExhibits, Posters, and LunchGaylord Texan Resort & Convention CenterABSA International[email protected]falseMM/DD/YYYY

Exhibits, Posters, and Lunch
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Add to Calendar10/3/2016 12:30 PM10/3/2016 1:30 PMAmerica/ChicagoSession IV: Poster SessionPresenters must be available during the session.Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention CenterABSA International[email protected]falseMM/DD/YYYY

Session IV: Poster Session

Presenters must be available during the session.
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Add to Calendar10/3/2016 1:30 PM10/3/2016 2:30 PMAmerica/ChicagoSession V: Biocontainment Incident ResponseModerator: Maya Nair, PhD, RBP, University of North Texas Health Science Center, Fort Worth, TX
1:30 – 1:50 pm Not a Zombie Apocalypse, but Still a BSL-3 Emergency Drill
Betsy Matos, PhD, RBP, Iowa State University, Ames, IA
1:50 – 2:10 pm Medical Response to Incidents in High Containment Laboratories
Stephen Lever, PhD, DSTL Porton Down, Salisbury, United Kingdom
2:10 – 2:30 pm CPR, AED, and BSL-3
Margaret Juergensmeyer, PhD, RBP, Institute for Food Safety and Health, Bedford Park, IL
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Session V: Biocontainment Incident Response

Moderator: Maya Nair, PhD, RBP, University of North Texas Health Science Center, Fort Worth, TX

1:30 – 1:50 pm Not a Zombie Apocalypse, but Still a BSL-3 Emergency Drill (abstract[icon icon=”0062.png”][/icon])
Betsy Matos, PhD, RBP[icon icon=”0273.png”][/icon], Iowa State University, Ames, IA

1:50 – 2:10 pm Medical Response to Incidents in High Containment Laboratories (abstract[icon icon=”0062.png”][/icon])
Stephen Lever, PhD, DSTL Porton Down, Salisbury, United Kingdom

2:10 – 2:30 pm CPR, AED, and BSL-3 (abstract[icon icon=”0062.png”][/icon])
Margaret Juergensmeyer, PhD, RBP[icon icon=”0273.png”][/icon], Institute for Food Safety and Health, Bedford Park, IL
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Add to Calendar10/3/2016 2:30 PM10/3/2016 3:00 PMAmerica/ChicagoSession VI: National Science Advisory Board UpdateModerator: Shelley Jones, MS, RBP, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ
2:30 – 3:00 pm National Science Advisory Board for Biosecurity and Gain of Function Overview
Joseph Kanabrocki, PhD, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
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Session VI: National Science Advisory Board Update

Moderator: Shelley Jones, MS, RBP, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ

2:30 – 3:00 pm National Science Advisory Board for Biosecurity and Gain of Function Overview (abstract[icon icon=”0062.png”][/icon])
Joseph Kanabrocki, PhD, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
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[lunch time=”3:00-3:30pm”]Exhibits, Posters, and Coffee Break
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[event time=”3:30-5pm”]

Add to Calendar10/3/2016 3:00 PM10/3/2016 3:30 PMAmerica/ChicagoSession VII: Occupational Health and MonitoringModerator: James W. Klenner, MSc, MPH, MPA, RBP, CBSP, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN
3:30 – 3:50 pm Is There a Doctor in the House? The Role of a Medical Officer Integrated into Laboratory Safety Procedures
Paul Russell, PhD, DSTL Porton Down, Salisbury, United Kingdom
3:50 – 4:10 pm Strategies for Implementing A Comprehensive Occupational Health Program
Molly Stitt-Fischer, PhD, CPH, CBSP, SM(NRCM), University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
4:10 – 4:30 pm Using an Integrated Governance Database Reporting System for Laboratory and Other Incidents at Public Health England
Heather Sheeley, MS, Public Health England, Porton Down, Salisbury, United Kingdom
4:30 – 5:00 pm Questions and DiscussionGaylord Texan Resort & Convention CenterABSA International[email protected]falseMM/DD/YYYY

Session VII: Occupational Health and Monitoring

Moderator: James W. Klenner, MSc, MPH, MPA, RBP, CBSP, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN

3:30 – 3:50 pm Is There a Doctor in the House? The Role of a Medical Officer Integrated into Laboratory Safety Procedures (abstract[icon icon=”0062.png”][/icon])
Paul Russell, PhD[icon icon=”0273.png”][/icon], DSTL Porton Down, Salisbury, United Kingdom

3:50 – 4:10 pm Strategies for Implementing A Comprehensive Occupational Health Program (abstract[icon icon=”0062.png”][/icon])
Molly Stitt-Fischer, PhD, CPH, CBSP, SM(NRCM)[icon icon=”0273.png”][/icon], University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

4:10 – 4:30 pm Using an Integrated Governance Database Reporting System for Laboratory and Other Incidents at Public Health England (abstract[icon icon=”0062.png”][/icon])
Heather Sheeley, MS[icon icon=”0273.png”][/icon], Public Health England, Porton Down, Salisbury, United Kingdom

4:30 – 5:00 pm Questions and Discussion
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[event time=”5pm-Close”]

Add to Calendar10/3/2016 5:00 PM10/3/2016 6:00 PMAmerica/ChicagoMembers’ Business MeetingDoor prizes will be awarded—must be present to win.Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention CenterABSA International[email protected]falseMM/DD/YYYY

Members’ Business Meeting
Door prizes will be awarded—must be present to win.
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