October 13-18, 2017

October 13-18, 2017

Albuquerque, New Mexico

Albuquerque, New Mexico

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October 16, 2017

Session I: Arnold G. Wedum Memorial Lecture Award

8:30 am  -  9:30 am

Introduction: Jessica McCormick-Ell, PhD, RBP, CBSP, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ 8:30 – 9:30 am The Next Pandemic: On the Front Lines Against Humankind’s Gravest Dangers (PDF, 41MB) Ali Khan, MD, University of Nebraska Medical […]

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October 17, 2017

Session VIII: Griffin Lecture Award

8:10 am  -  9:25 am

8:10 – 8:25 am Introduction: Caryl Griffin, MSN, MDiv, Elizabeth R. Griffin Research Foundation, Kingsport, TN 8:25 – 9:25 am A journey of biological risks between compliance and risk optimisation (PDF, 13.4MB) Uwe Mueller-Doblies, PhD, Merck Sharpe & Dohme Limited, […]

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Session X: Eagleson Lecture Award

11 am  -  12 pm

11:00 – 12:00 pm Introduction: Mary Ann Sondrini, Eagleson Institute, Sanford, ME Dark Life: The Microbiology of Extreme Cave Environments Hazel Barton, PhD, University of Akron, Akron, OH

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October 18, 2017

Session XV: Richard Knudsen Award

9:50 am  -  10:20 am

Introduction: Janet Peterson, CBSP, Ellicott City, MD Shedding Risk With Intracerebral Inoculation of Theiler’s Murine Encephalomyelitis Virus: Informing A Risk Assessment (PDF, 2.7MB) Pawlowski, David, RBP

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Honor Awards and Special Recognition Luncheon

11:35 am  -  1:30 pm

Presenter: Maureen O’Leary, PhD, CBSP, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH Arnold G. Wedum Distinguished Achievement Award Everett J. Hanel, Jr. Presidential Award John H. Richardson Special Recognition Award International and National Poster Awards Hashimoto Service Award  Recognition of Certified Biosafety Professionals […]

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