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					     The 4th Arbovirus Surveillance & Mosquito Control Workshop
       Sponsored by AMCD, USDA/CMAVE, FMCA, Clarke MC
                        St. Augustine, Florida
                          March 27-29, 2007

                                      PROGRAM
Tuesday (March 27, 2007)
7:30am Registration……………………………………………… AMCD Staff

Moderator: Dr. Rui-De Xue, Director, AMCD

9:00am Welcome & Introduction…… AMCD’s Commissioner Chair, USDA Center
Director, The President of the FMCA, DACS, Clarke MC

9:15am Keynote Address: Current status of mosquito-borne virus in North America …
……...Dr. John D. Edman, Emeritus Professor, Department of Entomology, University of
California, Davis, CA

9:45am Guest Address: Mosquito control efforts in Australia…….. Dr. Tim Hurst, Senior
Scientist, Queensland Institute of Medicine, Australia

10:15am Guest Address: Botanical insecticides and repellents for mosquito control
…………….. Dr. Wej Choochote, Professor, Chiangmei University, Thailand.

10:45am Break

11:00am Update about AMCA legislation for pesticides ……Mr. Joseph Colon, AMCA
Technical Adviser, Jacksonville, FL

11:20am Artmisinin for malaria control in China….. Dr. T. Y. Zhao, Director & Professor,
Beijing Institute of Microbiology and Epidemiology, Beijing, China

11:40am Adulticidal efficacy of plant essential oils against Aedes aegypti…………… Dr.
Anuluck Junkum, Chiang Mai University, Thailand

12:00pm Lunch break

Moderator: Dr. Ken Linthicum, Center Director, USDA/CMAVE

1:00pm Bromeliad-inhabiting mosquitoes: Factors influencing species composition in arboreal
and terrestrial plants……… Dr. George O’Meara, Professor, University of
Florida/IFAS/FMEL, Vero Beach, FL

1:20pm CO2: various sources and their usefulness for mosquito surveillance…. Dr. Dan Kline,
Research Entomologist, USDA/ARS/CMAVE, Gainesville, FL




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1:40pm Recent research involving personal protection technologies: Insecticide-treated military
uniforms to naturally produced allomones… Dr. Uli. Bernier, Research Chemist,
USDA/ARS/CMAVE, Gainesville, FL

2:00pm. Toxic baits for mosquitoes: overview and new research … Dr. Sandy Allan, Research
Entomologist, USDA/ARS/CMAVE, Gainesville, FL

2:20pm Development of Aqua-ANVIL, a new formulation for adult mosquito control… Mr.
William Jany, Research Director, Clarke Mosquito Control

2:40pm Ecology and IPM of the stable fly………………….. Dr. Jerry Hogsette, Research
Entomologist, USDA/ARS/CMAVE, Gainesville, FL.

3:00pm Break

3:10pm Mosquito larval control---a new approach……Dr. Paul Linser, Professor, University
of Florida, Whitney Laboratory, St. Augustine, FL

3:30pm. Current status of larvicidal bacteria for mosquito control…..….Dr. Hyun-Woo Park,
PHEREC/FAMU, Panama City, FL

3:50pm. Essential oil-impregnated sand granules as a potential larvicide against Aedes aegypti…
………Dr. Benjawan Tuetan, Chiang Mai University, Thailand

4:10pm Mosquito pesticide application and its effects on non-targets………………… Dr.
Harry Zhong, Associate Professor, PHEREC/FAMU, Panama City, FL

4:30pm End of session


Wednesday (March 28, 2007)

Moderator: Dr. Gary Clark, Research Leader, USDA/CMAVE

9:00am Developing global climate anomalies suggest possible disease for 2007
………………..Dr. Ken Linthicum, Center Director, USDA/ARS/CMAVE, Gainesville, FL

9:20am The value of long-term mosquito surveillance data… Dr. Seth Britch, Research
Entomologist, USDA/CMAVE, Gainesville, FL

9:40am Spatial & temporal characterization of mosquito distributions and Arbovirus
transmission activity in St. Johns County, Florida.. …. Dr. Donald Barnard, Research
Entomologist, USDA/CMAVE, Gainesville, FL

10:00am Overview of the Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory’s extension
programs…………….... Dr. Roxanne Connelly, Associate Professor, Univ. of
Florida/IFAS/FMEL, Vero Beach, FL

10:30am Break




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10:40am Pyrethroid insecticide resistance in mosquitoes………Dr. Nannan Liu, Associate
Professor, Department of Entomology, Auburn University, AL

11:00am Mosquito study progress report……Alex Chaskopoulou & Dr. Phil Koehler,
Professor, Department of Entomology & Nematology, Univ. of Florida, Gainesville, FL

11:20am Overview of AMCA meeting symposium: Mosquitoes and plants…….Dr. Rui-De Xue,
Director /Entomologist, AMCD, St. Augustine, FL

11:40am Fly study progress report……..Mr. Jeff Hertz & Dr. Phil Koehler, Professor,
Department of Entomology & Nematology, Univ. of Florida, Gainesville, FL

12:00pm Lunch break

Moderator: Dr. Dan Kline, Research Entomologist

1:00pm Trapping and bleeding live wild birds for arbovirus surveillance…. Dr. John Smith,
Director & Professor, FAMU/PHEREC, Panama City, FL. Commissioner, Beach MCD,
Panama City, FL

1:30pm Florida Arbovirus Epidemiology, 2006……………….Mrs. Rebecca Shultz,
Arbovirus Coordinator, DOH, Tallahassee, FL

1:50pm Jacksonville arbovirus & vector mosquito surveillance report 2006……
………………….Ms. Marah Clark, Entomologist, Jacksonville MCD, FL

2:10pm Arbovirus & mosquito surveillance report from Volusia County 2006…...
……….…Mr. Jonas Stewart, Director, Volusia CMC, Daytona Beach, FL

2:30pm Break

2:50pm Florida State mosquito control program report 2006………...……..Mr. James Clauson,
Environmental Manager, DACS, Tallahassee, FL

3:10pm. Chatham County Mosquito Control Aerial program…. ……….Mr. E. Scott Yackel,
Chief Pilot, Chatham County Mosquito Control, Savannah, GA

3:50pm Overview of Aerial application for mosquito control in Florida….. Mr. Mark Latham,
Director, Manatee County Mosquito Control District

4:10pm End of session

7:30pm Dinner with lecture (Overview of the FCCMC presented by Mr. Steve Dwvill,
Assistant Director, Division of Agricultural Environments, DACS) at Holiday Inn
(Sponsored by AMCD)




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Thursday (March 29, 2007)

Moderator: Dr. Michael Shirley, Manager, GTMNERR

9:00am Update about ADAPCO’s new technology & products…….Mr. Derek Wright
ADAPCO

9:15am A review of new products for 2007……... Mr. David Sykes, B & G Chemical &
Equipment Co.

9:30am GIS/GPS mapping for PDF applications for mosquito control projects/districts
…………….…………..……Ms. Suzanne Luinis, True North Mapping, Inc.

9:45am. Update about methoprene products for 2007………………… Mr. Mel Whitson,
Wellmark International, FL

10:00am DUET: An update on product development… Mr. William Jany, Research Director,
Clarke Mosquito Control

10:15am St. Johns County’s salt marsh mosquito management…… Mr. Mike Smith, Inspector
IV, AMCD, St. Augustine, FL

10:30am AMCD’s VCMS application: advantages and disadvantages……..…Mr. Richard
Weaver, VCMS Coordinator, AMCD, St. Augustine, FL

10:45am Mosquito larvicide trails..… Ms. Whitney Qualls, Biological Technician, AMCD,
St. Augustine, FL

11:00am Overview of AMCD’s education & public relations program… Mrs. Gina LeBlanc,
Education Specialist, AMCD, St. Augustine, FL

11:15 Field trip: GTMNERR Education Center, Ponte Vedra

12:00pm Overview of the DEP/GTMNERR programs….. Dr. Michael Shirley, Manager,
GTMNERR, St. Augustine, FL

12:30pm Lunch

2:30pm END




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