CRWAD 2019 – Schedule At a Glance

Saturday, November 2nd

NA PRRS Symposium

  • 8:00 – 12:00 pm – Translational Science and Innovations Presentations
  • 12:00 – 1:00 pm – Lunch
  • 1:00 – 5:00 pm – NA PRRSS / NC-229 Invited Talks and Presentations on Emerging and Foreign Diseases
  • 5:00 – 5:30 pm – Break
  • 5:30 – 7:30 pm – NA PRRSS/NC-229 Poster Session / Reception / Research Discussions

The US Animal Vaccinology Research Coordination Network

  • 1:00 – 4:00 pm – Inaugural Meeting

Sunday, November 3rd

  • 8:00-9:30 am
    • CRWAD Oral Presentations (six simultaneous sessions)
    • Population Health Featured Speakers:
      • David Smith, DVM, PhD, DACVPM – “Systems Thinking in Human, Animal, and Environmental Health”
      • Danelle Peck, DVM, PhD – “Two diseases meet at the livestock-wildlife interface: Can we manage for both?”
  • 9:30-10:00 am – Break

  • 10:00-11:30 am
    • CRWAD Oral Presentations (seven simultaneous sessions)
    • Population Health Featured Speakers:
      • Molly McCue, DVM, MS, PhD, DACVIM – “Working Towards Precision Medicine in the Horse”
      • Gizem Levent – Mark Gearhart Award – “Population dynamics of Salmonella enterica after metaphylactic antibiotic use in cattle followed to slaughter.”
  • 11:30-2:00 pm — Poster Session I and Refreshments

Centennial Celebration

  •  2:00-3:30 pm – CRWAD Centennial Speakers (combined sessions)
    • Annette O’Connor, DVSc – “Causal inference, reproducible research and research synthesis in veterinary science”
    • David Benfield, PhD – “Viral Diseases of Swine: Lessons from Past, Present and Future”
  •  3:30-4:00 pm – Break
  •  4:00-5:15 pm– CRWAD Centennial Speakers (combined sessions)
    • Charles Czuprynski, PhD – “Veterinary Immunology then and now: 40th Anniversary of the American Association for Veterinary Immunologists”
    • Yoshihiro Kawaoka, DVM, PhD – “Working with deadly viruses: battling Ebola and influenza”
  •  5:30-6:00 pm – Break
  •  6:00-7:00 pm – Cocktail Social Hour and Introduction of CRWAD Fellows
  •  7:00-9:00 pm – Centennial Celebration Banquet and Featured Speakers
    •  Presentation of Proclamation from City of Chicago: CRWAD Day, November 3
    • Robert Ellis, PhD, CBSP (ABSA), SM (ASM), DACVM – “Interesting Facts on the Early Years of CRWAD”
    • Stuart Reid, CBE BVMS PhD DVM DipECVPH FRSE MRCVS – “Science With Impact: Rare or Well Done?”

Monday, November 4th

  •  8:30-10:00 am – CRWAD Oral Presentations (seven simultaneous sessions)
    •  ACVM – Microbiology & Disease Pathogenesis Featured Speakers:
      • T.G. Nagaraja, PhD – “Bovine Gut Microbes: Implications beyond the gut”
      • Rodney A. Moxley, DVM, PhD – “Culture-Based Detection of Non-O157 Enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli: Can Further Improvements be Made?”
  •  10:00-10:30 am – Break
  •  10:30-12:00 pm — CRWAD Oral Presentations (seven simultaneous sessions)
    •  ACVM – Microbiology & Disease Pathogenesis Featured Speakers:
      • Amy Vincent, DVM, PhD – “Ten years after the 2009 H1N1 pandemic – what have we learned about the swine-human interface of influenza?”
  •  12:00-2:00 pm – Lunch
  •  2:00-3:30 pm– CRWAD Oral Presentations (seven simultaneous sessions)
    •  AAVI – Immunology Featured Speakers:
      • Bettina Wagner, DVM – “Host immunity against equine herpesvirus type 1”
      • Nicola Mason, B. Vet. Med, PhD, DACVIM – “Testing next-generation genetically engineered T cells in dogs with cancer and autoimmunity”
  •  3:30-4:00 pm—Break
  •  4:00-5:30 pm — CRWAD Oral Presentations (seven simultaneous sessions)
    •  AAVI – Immunology Featured Speakers
      • Benjamin Beck, PhD – “Bacterial infections of catfish: mechanisms of pathogen virulence, host susceptibility, and novel control measures”
      • Leela Noronha, DVM, PhD – “Preliminary evaluation of a recombinant subunit vaccine for the protection of white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) from epizootic hemorrhagic disease”
      • Kevin Henry, BSc, MSc, PhD – “Genetics and immunological functions of camelid heavy chain antibodies”
  •  5:30-5:45 pm – Break
  •  5:45-8:00 pm – Poster Session II and Social Time

Tuesday, November 5th

  •  8:30-10:00 – CRWAD Oral Presentations (seven simultaneous sessions)
  •  10:00-10:30 – Break
  •  10:30-12:00 — CRWAD Oral Presentations (seven simultaneous sessions)
  •  12:00-12:15 – Break
  •  12:15-1:30 – Award Presentations and Closing Comments (seven simultaneous sessions)

This schedule is subject to change. CRWAD Oral Presentations include both the featured speakers listed and abstract presentations selected for presentation at the Conference.