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2015 Meeting Presentations

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Title and Presenter
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - First Session
1:30 P.M.
Opening Remarks - Alan Gaines, AMCA Washington Day - Rosmarie Kelly


1:50 P.M.
Importance of Fabrication to a Mosquito Control Program - Doug Nelson
2:10 P.M.
Mansonia tittillans in Georgia - Bobby Moulis
2:30 P.M.
Culicoides Biting Midges of the Southeast US - Stacey Vigil
3:05 P.M.
Wing Beats Magazine - Stephen Sickerman
3:30 P.M.
Industry Spotlight - AllPro, Bayer, Central Life Sciences
3:55 P.M.
Public Perception in a Post-Ferguson World - Florrie Kohn
4:20 P.M.
Pesticide Safety Through Label Interpretation - Mickey Taylor
4:45 P.M.

Status Update on Investigations of Residential Mosquito Treatments - Thuy-vi Thi (Tiffany) Nguyen

Thursday, October 15, 2015 - Second Session
9:00 A.M.
Entomology in Georgia, a Personal Viewpoint - Ray Noblet
9:30 A.M.
Rethinking Repellents to Save 200,000 Lives Per Year - Hogan Bassey
9:55 A.M.
R U Ready? - Scott Yackel
10:30 A.M.
The Use of Larvicides to Suppress Culex spp Mosquitoes in Grant Park, Atlanta, GA - JR McMillan
10:55 A.M.
Industry Spotlight - Valent BioSciences, Univar, B&G Chemical
11:15 A.M.
Variation in Mosquito Microclimate and Implications for Vector-Borne Disease Transmission - Courtney Murdock
Thursday, October 15, 2015 - Third Session
1:30 P.M.
Zooprophylaxis: Using Livestock as Trap Crops for Disease Vectors - Annie Rich
1:55 P.M.
The Next Frontier: Exploring the Function of Bacteria in the Mosquito Gut - Kerri Lynn Coon
2:20 P.M.
Mosquito-Borne Diseases in Georgia: Connecting our Past to the Future - Mark Blackmore
3:00 P.M.
Integrated Mosquito Management - Rosmarie Kelly
3:45 P.M.
Arboviruses of Veterinary Importance - Koren Custer
4:05 P.M.
Industry Spotlight - Chemical Containers, Clarke, Adapco, AMVAC
4:25 P.M.
Richmond County Mosquito Surveillance Update - Matt Erickson
Friday, October 16, 2015 - Fourth Session
9:00 A.M.
Glynn County Update: Transitioning from an In-House Program - Steve Pavlovich
9:20 A.M.
My First Year as Operations Manager - Allen Hillman
9:40 A.M.
Public Works and Mosquito Control - Robert Seamans
10:30 A.M.
Evaluation of the CDC Autocidal Gravid Trap in the Context of LACv Vectors - Monica Henry
11:00 A.M.
A Meta-Evaluation (Phase 1) of a Mosquito-Borne Disease Program - Thomas Kollars