October 12-17, 2018

October 12-17, 2018

Charleston, SC

Charleston, SC


Session XVII: Biosafety Issues Associated with the Use of Laboratory Animals for Studying Emerging or Re-emerging Infectious Pathogens

October 17, 2018
1:30 pm  -  2:30 pm

Moderator: Esmeralda Meyer, MD, JM, RBP, Emory University, Atlanta, GA

1:30 – 1:40 pm

AAALAC’s Perspective on the Use of Novel Microbial Pathogens in Laboratory Animals (PDF, 2MB)

Gary Borkowski, DVM, DACLAM, AAALAC International, Frederick, MD

1:40 – 1:50 pm

Laboratory-acquired Infections Associated with the Use of Emerging or Re-emerging Microbial Pathogens in Laboratory Animals (PDF, 854KB)

Karen Byers, MS, RBP, CBSP, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA

1:50 – 2:00 pm

Training for Research, Veterinary, or Ancillary Personnel When Using Emerging Infectious Pathogens in Laboratory Animals (PDF, 3MB)

Nicole Duffee, DVM, PhD, American Association for Laboratory Animal Science, Memphis, TN

2:00 – 2:30 pm

Panel Question and Answer

Session Category :  61st Annual Biosafety and Biosecurity Conference  Scientific Program  Sessions  Wednesday Scientific Program