Session I
The Direct and Indirect Influences of Extreme Weather Events and Climate Change on the Prevalence and Geographic Range of Vector- and Non-Vector-Borne Diseases

Moderator: Lonnie King, D.V.M., Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

11:15-12:15

 

 

• Sir Andrew Haines, M.D., M.B., B.Ch.

 

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

 

• Paul Epstein, M.D., M.P.H.

 

Harvard University

12:15-12:45

Questions from Forum members and audience

12:45-1:30

Lunch and continuation of Day 1 morning discussion

Session II
Environmental Trends and Their Influence on the Emergence, Reemergence, and Movement of Vector- and Non-Vector-Borne Infectious Diseases

Moderator: Ralph “Loren” Erickson, M.D., Dr.P.H., M.P.H., Department of Defense, Global Emerging Infections Surveillance and Response System

1:30-2:00

Climate change impacts on plant disease dynamics

 

Karen A. Garrett, Ph.D.

Kansas State University

2:00-2:30

Climate change: its effects on healthy aquatic and marine wildlife populations

 

Leslie Dierauf, V.M.D.

U.S. Geological Survey, National Wildlife Health Center

2:30-3:00

Sub-Saharan Africa—chikungunya and Rift Valley fever

 

Jean-Paul Chretien, M.D., Ph.D.

Department of Defense, Global Emerging Infections Surveillance and Response System

3:00-3:20

Break



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