Agenda

2019 Vector Control Summit Agenda

Agenda At-a-Glance:

The Vector Summit will be held Tuesday, April 16 - Thursday, April 18 beginning at 8:30am each morning and ending by 5:00pm each afternoon.

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Speaker Bios:


Click here to see Vector Summit speaker bios.

Pre-Summit Workshops:

CDC Bottle Bioassay Workshop
Monday, April 15; 9:00am-3:00pm

During this hands-on workshop led by the CDC’s Dr. Janet McAllister, participants will conduct a bottle bioassay from start to finish. The workshop will cover the definition of insecticide resistance and how it arises; types of resistance mechanisms; how to do the CDC bottle bioassay; how to interpret results; variations of the CDC bottle bioassay protocol to determine resistance mechanisms; and strategies for managing resistance.

Pre-registration is required, and the workshop is limited to 30 participants. Add the workshop to your Vector Summit registration today to secure your spot!

CSTE Exploring the Core Components of a Comprehensive VBD Program
Monday, April 15; 1:00pm-4:00pm

Through this workshop, participants will help identify key elements of comprehensive state and local vector-borne disease programs of varying sizes and vector-borne disease burden.

Pre-registration is required, and the workshop is limited to 15 participants. Add the workshop to your Vector Summit registration today to secure your spot!