Monday, December 11, 2006: 8:30 AM-12:00 PM

Room 203 (Convention Center)

Student Competition for the President's Prize, Section D2. Medical and Veterinary Entomology

Moderator(s): Larry G. Arlian
Amanda D. Loftis
8:30 AMIntroductory Remarks
8:35 AM0419Public health aspects of the house fly - Enterococcal association  [ Recorded presentation ]
Mastura Akhtar, Ludek Zurek
8:47 AM0420Age distribution and amount of Z-9-tricosene on wild house flies (Musca domestica) collected from dairies
Sarah M. Butler, Bradley A. Mullens, Nancy C. Hinkle, Roger Moon
8:59 AM0422Microbially-derived compounds on the surface of eggs affect oviposition behavior of stable flies  [ Recorded presentation ]
Furaha Mramba, Alberto Broce, Ludek Zurek
9:11 AM0423Diel behavior and attractant response of the canyon fly (Fannia conspicua) in Southern California  [ Recorded presentation ]
Rachel M. Mohr
9:23 AMBreak
9:35 AM0424Identifying the abiotic factors influencing the distribution and migration of the cutaneous leishmaniasis vector, Lutzomyia verrucarum in Ancash, Peru
Lee Cohnstaedt, Lorenza Beati, Abraham Caceres, Leonard E. Munstermann
9:47 AM0425Molecular characterization of multi-drug resistant enterococci from stored products and stored-product insects  [ Recorded presentation ]
Lakshmikantha H Channaiah, Bhadriraju Subramanyam, Ludek Zurek
9:59 AM0426Interface of the chicken immune response and the northern fowl mite (Ornithonyssus sylviarum)
Jeb P. Owen, Carol J. Cardona, Mary E. Delany, Arthur A. Bickford, Bradley A. Mullens
10:11 AM0427Fear and loathing in South Carolina: Emergence of the introduced ant, Pachycondyla chinensis (Ponerinae), as a public-health threat  [ Recorded presentation ]
Mark P. Nelder, Eric S. Paysen, Patricia A. Zungoli, Eric P. Benson
10:23 AM0428Faunal succession of necrophilous insects associated with carrion in Rowan County, Kentucky  [ Recorded presentation ]
Juli M. Taylor

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