Session I
Models of Disease Emergence and Transmission

Moderator: David A. Relman, Stanford University

12:45-1:15

The spectrum of water-related disease transmission processes

 

David Bradley, Ph.D.

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

1:15-1:45

Disease prevention strategy that starts with clean water: Safer water, safer hands, and safer food

 

Robert Tauxe, M.D., M.P.H.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

1:45-2:15

Discussion

2:15-2:30

Break

Session II
Infrastructure Vulnerabilities—Water Distribution and Metrics for Measuring Water Quality

Moderator: Margaret “Peggy” A. Hamburg, M.D., Nuclear Threat Initiative

2:30-3:00

The changing epidemiology of waterborne disease outbreaks in the United States: Implications for system infrastructure and future planning

 

Michael Beach, Ph.D.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

3:00-3:30

Climate change and water quality

 

Joan Rose, Ph.D.

Michigan State University

3:30-4:00

Quantitative microbial risk assessment: State of the art

 

Kelly Reynolds, Ph.D., M.S.P.H.

University of Arizona

4:00-4:30

Break

4:30-5:00

Measures of water quality impacting disinfection

 

Philip Singer, Ph.D.

University of North Carolina



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