1. Influenza Research and Surveillance: Preparing for the Next Pandemic
(June 17, 8:15 a.m. to 9:45 a.m., Room 29A)
a. Team Lead, Molecular Virology & Vaccines Branch, Influenza
Division, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
2. Lurking in the Shadows: Are You Prepared for the Next Threat? (June
17, 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m., Room 27AB)
a. Stephen A. Morse, PhD, Chair, Associate Director for Science,
Division of Bioterrorism, Preparedness and Response, Centers for
Disease Control and Prevention.
b. Ralph A. Tripp, PhD, Chair, Professor & GRA Eminent Scholar,
Dept. of Infectious Diseases, College of Veterinary Medicine,
University of Georgia.
c. Rich Dluhy, PhD, Director, Nanoscale Science and Engineering
Center, University of Georgia.
3. Antibiotic-Resistant Staph Infections: Challenges and Progress (June
17, 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., Room 28 CD)
a. Walter A. Orenstein, MD -- Chair, Professor of Medicine and
Pediatrics; Associate Director, Emory Vaccine Center, Emory
University School of Medicine.
b. Roberta B. Carey, PhD, Chief, Clinical and Environmental
Microbiology Branch, Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion,
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
c. Henry M. Blumberg, MD, Professor of Medicine and Program
Director, Division of Infectious Diseases, Emory University
School of Medicine; Hospital Epidemiologist, Grady Memorial
Hospital, Emory University School of Medicine.
d. Joseph M. Patti, PhD, CSO, Senior Vice Preside
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