Elizabeth Lautner, Director, National Veterinary Services Laboratory, USDA-APHIS
Michelle Colby, Chief, Agricultural Defense Branch, DHS Larry Barrett, Director, Plum Island Animal Disease Center, USDA
Current State of PIADC
James Johnson, Director, Office of National Labs, DHS S&T
NBAF Site Plan, Laboratory Design, Construction, Schedule
James Johnson, Director, Office of National Labs, DHS S&T
11:30 am Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut Capacity and Capabilities (Via Videoconference)
Thomas Mettenleiter, President, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut Federal Research Institute for Animal Health, Island of Riems, Greifswald, Germany
12:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. Additional Program Information
James Johnson, Director, Office of National Labs, DHS S&T
1:30 p.m. Canadian National Centre for Animal Disease
Capacity and Capabilities (Via Audioconference)
Soren Alexandersen, Director, The National Centre for Animal Disease, Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Winnipeg, Canada
2:00 p.m. CDC BSL-4 Laboratory and Microbial Threats
Pierre Rollin, Team Leader, Special Pathogens Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
2:30 p.m. The KSU BSL-3 Biosecurity Research Institute
Capacity and Capabilities, Future Plans for Additional Work
Stephen Higgs, Director, Biosecurity Research Institute, Kansas State University
3:00 p.m. Coffee Break
3:15 p.m. Q & A with all Speakers


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