Wednesday Scientific Program
October 18, 2017
The Registration Desk will be open Friday through Wednesday from 7:00 am – 5:00 pm.More information on 'Registration'
8:10 – 8:15 am Welcome Master of Ceremonies: President-Elect: TBD 8:15 – 8:20 am ABSA International Historical Address (PDF, 465KB) John Balog, RBPMore information on 'Wednesday Morning'
8:20 – 9:20 am Introduction: Claudia Gentry-Weeks, PhD, CBSP, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO Who’s Behind the Wheel? CRISPR, Gene Drives and Where We’re Going (PDF, 6.9MB) James Carney, PhD, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NMMore information on 'Session XIV: Invited Speaker'
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, RBPMore information on 'Session XV: Richard Knudsen Award'
Moderator: Jacqueline Wagner, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 10:20 – 10:35 am Development of Resources for Human Gene Transfer (HGT) Clinical Trials in Response to 2016 NIH Guidelines Revision (PDF, 7.8MB) Andrew Maksymowych, PhD, RBP, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 10:35 […]More information on 'Session XVI: Human Gene Transfer'
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 […]More information on 'Honor Awards and Special Recognition Luncheon'
Moderator: Darlene Ward, RBP, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL 2:00 – 2:20 pm Keep It Simple—BSL-3 Laboratory Ventilation Systems (PDF, 271KB) Daniel Cook, Cornerstone Commissioning, Boxford, MA 2:20 – 2:40 pm Decontamination with Cold Plasma Activated Ionized Hydrogen Peroxide: […]More information on 'Session XVII: Facility Biosafety'
Moderator: Kelly Flint, RBP, CBSP, SM(NRCM), National Institutes of Health, Fort Detrick, MD 4:00 – 4:20 pm Building a User-friendly Biosafety Program from Scratch (PDF, 3.2MB) Ray Scheetz, MS, RBP, Penn State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 4:20 – […]More information on 'Session XVIII: Biosafety Promotion and Development'
Master of Ceremonies President-Elect: TBDMore information on 'Close of Conference'