Wednesday, Oct. 5 – Scientific Program 2016-09-29T14:32:39+00:00

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[day date=”5 October 2016″]Wednesday, October 5, 2016[/day]

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

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Add to Calendar10/5/2016 7:00 AM10/5/2016 8:15 AMAmerica/ChicagoContinental BreakfastContinental BreakfastGaylord Texan Resort & Convention CenterABSA International[email protected]falseMM/DD/YYYY

Continental Breakfast
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Add to Calendar10/5/2016 8:15 AM10/5/2016 8:20 AMAmerica/ChicagoWelcomeMaster of CeremoniesGaylord Texan Resort & Convention CenterABSA International[email protected]falseMM/DD/YYYY

Welcome
Master of Ceremonies
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Add to Calendar10/5/2016 8:20 AM10/5/2016 9:40 AMAmerica/ChicagoSession XIV: Safety Culture and ProceduresModerator: Jessica McCormick-Ell, PhD, RBP, CBSP, SM(NRCM), Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Newark, NJ
8:20 – 8:40 am Safety Culture in Life Sciences Laboratories: Time for Action
Donald Callihan, PhD, AT-RISK International, LLC, Chantilly, VA
8:40 – 9:00 am Using Standard Operating Procedures to Bridge Facility Gaps
Daniel Frasier, Cornerstone Commissioning, Inc., Boxford, MA
9:00 – 9:20 am Containment of Polioviruses: Moving Barriers
Delemarre Frans, Janssen Vaccines, Leiden, Netherlands
9:20 – 9:40 am Safety Culture in Life Science Laboratories: Through the Looking Glass
Fitz Trumble, URS Professional Solutions, Aiken, SC
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Session XIV: Safety Culture and Procedures

Moderator: Jessica McCormick-Ell, PhD, RBP, CBSP, SM(NRCM)[icon icon=”0273.png”][/icon], Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Newark, NJ

8:20 – 8:40 am Safety Culture in Life Sciences Laboratories: Time for Action (abstract[icon icon=”0062.png”][/icon])
Donald Callihan, PhD[icon icon=”0273.png”][/icon], AT-RISK International, LLC, Chantilly, VA

8:40 – 9:00 am Using Standard Operating Procedures to Bridge Facility Gaps (abstract[icon icon=”0062.png”][/icon])
Daniel Frasier[icon icon=”0273.png”][/icon], Cornerstone Commissioning, Inc., Boxford, MA

9:00 – 9:20 am Containment of Polioviruses: Moving Barriers (abstract[icon icon=”0062.png”][/icon])
Delemarre Frans[icon icon=”0273.png”][/icon], Janssen Vaccines, Leiden, Netherlands

9:20 – 9:40 am Safety Culture in Life Science Laboratories: Through the Looking Glass (abstract[icon icon=”0062.png”][/icon])
Fitz Trumble[icon icon=”0273.png”][/icon], URS Professional Solutions, Aiken, SC
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[lunch time=”9:40-10:10am”]Coffee Break
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Add to Calendar10/5/2016 10:10 AM10/5/2016 11:10 AMAmerica/ChicagoSession XV: Biocontainment FacilitiesModerator: Beth Reeves, CBSP, Indiana State Department of Health, Indianapolis, IN
10:10 – 10:30 am Why Do Biocontainment Facilities Fail
Joby Evans, PE, CxA, Merrick & Company, Atlanta, GA
10:30 – 10:50 am Withstanding High Wind Impacts on Biocontainment Facilities
Eugene Cole, U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Manhattan, KS
10:50 – 11:10 am Inactivation Method for Viruses that Preserves Structure and Molecular Function
Katherine Schneider, National Biodefense Analysis and Countermeasures Center, Fort Detrick, MD
11:10 – 11:30 am Commissioning a Critical Strategy for Risk Management in the BSL-3 Environment
Charlie Bean[icon icon=”0273.png”][/icon], Environmental Health & Engineering, Needham, MA
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Session XV: Biocontainment Facilities

Moderator: Beth Reeves, CBSP, Indiana State Department of Health, Indianapolis, IN

10:10 – 10:30 am Why Do Biocontainment Facilities Fail (abstract[icon icon=”0062.png”][/icon])
Joby Evans, PE, CxA[icon icon=”0273.png”][/icon], Merrick & Company, Atlanta, GA

10:30 – 10:50 am Withstanding High Wind Impacts on Biocontainment Facilities (abstract[icon icon=”0062.png”][/icon])
Eugene Cole[icon icon=”0273.png”][/icon], U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Manhattan, KS

10:50 – 11:10 am Inactivation Method for Viruses that Preserves Structure and Molecular Function (abstract[icon icon=”0062.png”][/icon])
Katherine Schneider[icon icon=”0273.png”][/icon], National Biodefense Analysis and Countermeasures Center, Fort Detrick, MD

11:10 – 11:30 am Commissioning a Critical Strategy for Risk Management in the BSL-3 Environment (abstract[icon icon=”0062.png”][/icon])
Charlie Bean, Environmental Health & Engineering, Needham, MA
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Add to Calendar10/5/2016 11:35 AM10/5/2016 1:30 PMAmerica/ChicagoHonor Awards and Special Recognition LuncheonPresenter: Melissa Morland, MS, MBA, RBP, CBSP, University of Maryland-Baltimore, Baltimore, MD
Arnold G. Wedum Distinguished Achievement Award
Everett J. Hanel, Jr. Presidential Award
John H. Richardson Special Recognition Award
International and National Poster Awards
Hashimoto Award for Service and Honor
Recognition of Certified Biosafety Professionals and Registered Biosafety Professionals
Presenters: Donald Wang, MPH, RBP, CBSP, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA
R. Thomas Leonard, PhD, CBSP, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
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Honor Awards and Special Recognition Luncheon

Presenter: Melissa Morland, MS, MBA, RBP, CBSP, University of Maryland-Baltimore, Baltimore, MD

Arnold G. Wedum Distinguished Achievement Award
Everett J. Hanel, Jr. Presidential Award
John H. Richardson Special Recognition Award
International and National Poster Awards
Hashimoto Award for Service and Honor
Recognition of Certified Biosafety Professionals and Registered Biosafety Professionals

Presenters: Donald Wang, MPH, RBP, CBSP, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA
R. Thomas Leonard, PhD, CBSP, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
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Add to Calendar10/5/2016 1:30 PM10/5/2016 2:00 PMAmerica/ChicagoSession XVI: Robert I. Gross Student AwardIntroduction: Noman Siddiqi, PhD, RBP, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA
1:30 – 2:00 pm Inactivation of Bacterial Pathogens Using an UVC Emitting Device for Whole Room Sanitization
Renee M. Demarest, Ph.D., Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, NJ
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Session XVI: Robert I. Gross Student Award

Introduction: Noman Siddiqi, PhD, RBP, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA

1:30 – 2:00 pm Inactivation of Bacterial Pathogens Using an UVC Emitting Device for Whole Room Sanitization (abstract[icon icon=”0062.png”][/icon])
Renee M. Demarest, Ph.D., Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, NJ
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Add to Calendar10/5/2016 2:00 PM10/5/2016 2:30 PMAmerica/ChicagoSession XVII: Richard Knudsen Award2:00 – 2:30 pm Introduction: David Gillum, MS, RBP, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
A Laboratory-associated Outbreak of Cryptosporidiosis
Matthew S. Philpott, PhD, RBP, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon
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Session XVII: Richard Knudsen Award

2:00 – 2:30 pm Introduction: David Gillum, MS, RBP, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

A Laboratory-associated Outbreak of Cryptosporidiosis
Matthew S. Philpott, PhD, RBP, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon
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Add to Calendar10/5/2016 2:30 PM10/5/2016 3:10 PMAmerica/ChicagoSession XVIII: Biosafety Competency and TrainingModerator: Marian Downing, RBP, CBSP, WCG Biosafety, Kemah, TX
2:30 – 2:50 pm Current Scope of Practice and Core Competencies
Enitra N. Jones, PhD, National Biosafety and Biocontainment Training Program, Bethesda, MD
2:50 – 3:10 pm Give Them the Carrot! Using Strategic Program Improvements to Increase Researcher Engagement
Shane Gillooly, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA
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Session XVIII: Biosafety Competency and Training

Moderator: Marian Downing, RBP, CBSP, WCG Biosafety, Kemah, TX

2:30 – 2:50 pm Current Scope of Practice and Core Competencies (abstract[icon icon=”0062.png”][/icon])
Enitra N. Jones, PhD, National Biosafety and Biocontainment Training Program, Bethesda, MD

2:50 – 3:10 pm Give Them the Carrot! Using Strategic Program Improvements to Increase Researcher Engagement (abstract[icon icon=”0062.png”][/icon])
Shane Gillooly[icon icon=”0273.png”][/icon], Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA
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Coffee Break
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Add to Calendar10/5/2016 3:40 PM10/5/2016 4:55 PMAmerica/ChicagoSession XIX: Plant BiosafetyModerator: Judy LaDuc, RBP, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
3:40 – 4:00 pm Biosafety of Plant Research in Greenhouses and Other Specialized Containment Facilities
Dann Adair, BS, IPM, Conviron, North Branch, MN
4:00 – 4:20 pm Biosafety Levels Weren’t Developed for Plant Pathogen Research; Perhaps Biocontainment Levels Are More Appropriate?
Kirk Martin, DPM, CBSP, United States Department of Agriculture, Owings, MD
4:20 – 4:40 pm How Deep Is Too Deep: A Validation Study of Greenhouse Waste Decontamination at University of Nebraska—Lincoln
Matthew Anderson, PhD, RBP, University of Nebraska—Lincoln, Lincoln, NE
4:40 – 4:55 pm Questions and Discussion
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Session XIX: Plant Biosafety

Moderator: Judy LaDuc, RBP, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

3:40 – 4:00 pm Biosafety of Plant Research in Greenhouses and Other Specialized Containment Facilities (abstract[icon icon=”0062.png”][/icon])
Dann Adair, BS[icon icon=”0273.png”][/icon], IPM, Conviron, North Branch, MN

4:00 – 4:20 pm Biosafety Levels Weren’t Developed for Plant Pathogen Research; Perhaps Biocontainment Levels Are More Appropriate?
Kirk Martin, DPM, CBSP, United States Department of Agriculture, Owings, MD

4:20 – 4:40 pm How Deep Is Too Deep: A Validation Study of Greenhouse Waste Decontamination at University of Nebraska—Lincoln (abstract[icon icon=”0062.png”][/icon])
Matthew Anderson, PhD, RBP[icon icon=”0273.png”][/icon], University of Nebraska—Lincoln, Lincoln, NE

4:40 – 4:55 pm Questions and Discussion
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Add to Calendar10/5/2016 4:55 PM10/5/2016 5:00 PMAmerica/ChicagoClose of ConferenceMaster of Ceremonies
Maureen O’Leary, PhD, CBSP, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH
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Close of Conference

Master of Ceremonies
Maureen O’Leary, PhD, CBSP, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH
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