Tuesday Scientific Program
October 17, 2017
The Registration Desk will be open Friday through Wednesday from 7:00 am – 5:00 pm.More information on 'Registration'
8:00 – 8:05 am Welcome Master of Ceremonies: Patrick Condreay, PhD, RBP, pc Biosafety Consulting Services, LLC, Carrboro, NC 8:05 – 8:10 am ABSA International Historical Address Speaker: TBDMore information on 'Tuesday Morning'
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, […]More information on 'Session VIII: Griffin Lecture Award'
Moderator: Anil Saxena, RBP, Booz Allen Hamilton, Rockville, MD 9:25 – 9:45 am Development and Implementation of a Customized BSL-3 Safety Training Program (PDF, 5.1MB) Michele Edenfield, MS, RBP, Booz Allen Hamilton, Atlanta, GA 9:45 – 10:05 am Developing a […]More information on 'Session IX: Training'
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, OHMore information on 'Session X: Eagleson Lecture Award'
Presenters must be available during the session.More information on 'Session XI: Poster Session'
Moderator: Shelley Jones, MS, RBP, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 2:00 – 2:30 pm Beyond the 15 Agents—Should Your Institution Review Life Science Research for Potential DURC? (PDF, 289KB) Rebecca Moritz, MS, CBSP, SM(NRCM), University of Wisconsin—Madison, Madison, WI Robert […]More information on 'Session XII: Dual Use Research of Concern (DURC)'
Moderator: Peili Zhu, MD, PhD, RBP, University of California—San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 3:30 – 3:50 pm Broadening Perspectives: Interagency Emergency Response Exercises Between the National Guard, Civilian Agencies, and Academic Institutions (PDF, 6.8MB) Marcia Finucane, CBSP, University of Colorado—Denver, […]More information on 'Session XIII: Emergency Response'
Tuesday evening’s event will be held at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center in Albuquerque. Our evening will include an opportunity to visit the museum and to see traditional Pueblo dances. Sample a variety of traditional Puebloan foods and enjoy visiting […]More information on 'Banquet at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center'