The Evolution of Military Entomology

Sunday, November 16, 2008: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Room D8, First Floor (Reno-Sparks Convention Center)
Organizer :
Jamie Blow
8:00 AM
Welcoming Remarks
8:05 AM
"...drenched in dirt and drowned in abominations...": Insects and the Civil War
Gary L. Miller, USDA - ARS; Peter H. Adler, Clemson University
9:05 AM
Bedbug control during World War II
Eugene Gerberg, University of Florida
9:25 AM
Entomological issues during the Korean War, 1950-1953
William Sames, U.S. Army; Terry Klein, Regional Emerging Infectious Disease Consultant (Contractor), U.S. Army; Heung-Chul Kim, U.S. Army
10:05 AM
10:35 AM
Evolution of Air Force aerial spray capability
Mark Breidenbaugh, United States Air Force Reserves
10:55 AM
11:15 AM
Current trends in vector control: Adapting to selective pressure
Jamie Blow, United States Army; Kendra Lawrence, Entomologist, Armed Forces Pest Management Board
11:35 AM
11:55 AM
Concluding Remarks
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