2013 Workshop

 

The 10th Annual
ARBOVIRUS SURVEILLANCE & MOSQUITO CONTROL WORKSHOP

500 Old Beach Road, St. Augustine, FL, 32080
(904-471-3107)


March 26, through 28, 2013
(SPONSORED by AMCD and USDA/CMAVE)

PROGRAM AGENDA

REGISTRATION

PURPOSE:  To exchange & share information about mosquito-borne disease and vector mosquito population surveillance data, review recently developed techniques for surveillance and control of mosquitoes, and provide training for professional employees.

MAJOR TOPICS:  The first day will cover international and national issues on mosquito-borne disease and control.  Dr. Rogers Nasci, Branch Chief, CDC, Ft. Collins, CO. will be the Keynote Speaker.  The second day will cover federal and state government universities on mosquito-borne disease surveillance, research and control, and local mosquito control district programs.  The thrid day will cover vendor's programs and techniques.  The topics to be addressed will pertain to mosquitro population and arbovirus and mosquito-borne disease surveillance (state and local programs and surveillance techniques), insect nuisances, and mosquito control (program evaluation, pesticides resistance and pesticide safety.)

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:  Entomologists, biologists, epidemeologists, mosquito control workers, administrators, field inspector/sprayers, public health workers, and veterinarians.

REGISTRATION & MATERIALS FEES:  $50.00 per day, 3 day session is $150.00 which includes 3 lunches and 1 dinner.  Cash, money order, or Check will be accepted for registration fee.  Make your check PAYABLE to AMCD and please note "for WORKSHOP" on your check.  Please use the PAYPAL option on the registration page when you register.  CEU credits (20) will be provided for attending all three days.

When you register; please give your name, organization, contact information (telphone, fax, e-maill address), session, and payment method.

HOTEL INFORMATION:  Holiday Isle, 860 A1A Beach Blvd., St. Augustine Beach, FL 32080, Group rate: $95.00 per night (RSVP by March 18th) HOTEL Phone Number is 1-800-626-7263.  Please identify yourself as being with the AMCD Workshop Group.

DATE & TIME:  March 26-28, 2013 from Approximately 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM Tuesday and Wednesday, 8:30 - 12:30 Thursday.

DIRECTIONS AND CONTACT INFORMATION: For meeting site: Anastasia Mosquito Control District, 500 Old Beach Road, St. Augustine, FL, 32080.  Exit I-95 to East 207, make a right turn to East SR 312, pass US #1 and go over the 312 Bridge.  After passing the A1A intersection, make a right turn.  AMCD is located across from the Atlantic Auto Shop on the left side of Old Beach Road.  You may also view a map.

AMCD Contact PersonMs. Jodi Scott, (904) 471-3107, ext. 202, fax (904) 471-3189, e-mail: jodiamcd@bellsouth.net

USDA Contact Person: Gary G. Clark, Research Leader, USDA/CMAVE/MFU, (352) 374-5910, e-mail gary.clark@ars.usda.gov

 

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