Wednesday, 20 November 2002: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM

Room 113 (Convention Center, Ground Level)

Electronic Technology Focusing on Diagnosis at a Distance

Moderator(s): Phillip E. Sloderbeck
Michael J. Firko
8:00 AMIntroductory Remarks
8:05 AM0914Designing and implementing the USDA National system for remote identification of organisms and a report on it's current mission and status
Michael J. Firko, Joseph F. Cavey
8:30 AM0915Preparing and submitting images of insect pests intercepted at U.S. Ports of Entry: View From a United States Port of Entry
Eric McDonald
8:55 AM0916Identifying insects intercepted at United States Ports of Entry based on submitted digital images: View from a National Specialist
Natalia J. Vandenberg, M. Alma Solis
9:20 AMBreak
9:35 AM0917Digital Diagnostics at Oklahoma State University
Richard A. Grantham
10:00 AM0918Distance Diagnostic and Identification System (DDIS): A new tool for Florida extension diagnostics
Richard K. Sprenkel, M. Timur Momol
10:25 AM0919Bugwood Network: Pre-emptive diagnostics and educational outreach
G. Keith Douce, David J Moorhead, Charles T. Bargeron
10:50 AM0920Enhancing information exchange through a user-friendly diagnostic image library
Phillip E. Sloderbeck, Randall A. Higgins, Bobby Brown, Will Baldwin, Roger Terry, Judy O'Mara, Joy Pierzynski, Doug Jardine, Chuck Marr, Ward Upham, Daryl Buchholz
11:15 AMDiscussion

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