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2009 Meeting Presentations

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Title and Presenter
Wednesday, October 21, 2009 - First Session
1:30 P.M.
AMCA Washington Day - Mark Blackmore
1:50 P.M.
AMCA Update: 75 Years of Service - Doug Carlson
2:10 P.M.
Historical Perspectives on Mosquito Control in Indian River County, FL - John Beidler
2:30 P.M.
Industry Spotlight - Bayer Environmental Science; B&G Chemical and Equipment Company; AllPro Vector Control Group
2:50 P.M.
Environmental Stewardship Along Florida's Indian River Lagoon: Balancing Mosquito Control and Natural Resource Interests
3:30 P.M.
Adult Mosquito Ecology in Southwest Georgia - Eva Whitehead
3:55 P.M.
The Delivery of Bti to Adult Mosquitoes:Implications for Dengue and Malaria Control - Bannie Hulsey
4:20 P.M.
New Larvicide Trials - Jim McNelly
Thursday, October 22, 2009 - Second Session
8:40 A.M.
The Status of Entomology in Georgia - Ray Noblet
9:00 A.M.
Seroprevalence of Dengue Fever in US Special Operations Forces - LTC Jennifer Caci
9:30 A.M.
Richmond County Mosquito Control - Fred Koehle
10:10 A.M.
Industry Spotlight - Central Life Sciences (PDF); Curtis Dyna-Fog, Ltd; UNIVAR USA, Inc
10:55 A.M.
Working with Landowners - Ben Brewer
11:15 A.M.
Brown Recluse Spider Distribution in GA: A Seven Year Study - Ray King / Nancy Hinkle
Thursday, October 22, 2009 - Third Session
1:20 P.M.
Urban Stream Pollution Increases Mosquito Fitness and Disease Vector Potential - Carolyn Keogh
1:40 P.M.
A New Cost-Effective Mosquito Aspirator - Gonzalo Prokopec
2:00 P.M.
A Peek Into Our Program: the DeKalb Experience - Juanette Willis
2:20 P.M.
Industry Spotlight - AMVAC Environmental Products; Adapco, Inc (PDF); Valent BioSciences
2:50 P.M.
Ground ULV and Equipment Calibration - David Sykes
3:40 P.M.
From Dengue to WNV, Florida 2009 - Carina Blackmore
4:05 P.M.
Mosquito Myths - Charlie Pate
4:30 P.M.
The Influence of Selected Antibiotics on the Response of Black Fly Larvae to Insecticidal Proteins Produced by Bti - Joe Iburg
Friday, October 23, 2009 - Fourth Session
8:30 A.M.
International Community Projects and ProVector - Heidi Hulsey
9:00 A.M.
Alternate Adulticiding: Barrier Sprays - Joe Andrews
9:25 A.M.
Re-evolving a Taste for Blood: Climate Change and Blood-Feeding Behavior in Pitcher Plant Mosquitoes - Bill Irby
9:45 A.M.
Industry Spotlight - Clarke Mosquito Control; Electronic Data Solutions; Southern Helicopter Leasing, LLC
10:05 A.M.
The Anopheles quadrimaculatus Species Complex in Southeast GA - Andrew Bigham
10:45 A.M.
Honey Bee Colony Collapse Update - Jennifer Berry