Program Symposium: Environmental Determinants and Ecological Consequences of Invasions by Arthropod Disease Vectors

Sunday, November 10, 2013: 1:15 PM-5:15 PM
Meeting Room 16 B (Austin Convention Center)
Organizer :
Brian F. Allan

1:15 PM
Introductory Remarks
1:20 PM
1:40 PM
Competition and coexistence among invasive Aedes:  insights from ecological theory
Steven Juliano, Illinois State University ; Paul A. O'Neal, Illinois State University ; Joseph E. Fader, Illinois State University ; Ebony G. Murrell, University of Wisconsin-Madison ; Bruce H Noden, Polytechnic of Namibia
2:00 PM
Predicting differences in the spread of blacklegged ticks and the Lyme disease bacterium in central and eastern North America: how does ecology matter?
Jean I. Tsao, Michigan State University ; Brian F. Allan, University of Illinois ; Sarah Hamer, Texas A&M University ; Graham J. Hickling, University of Tennessee, Institute of Agriculture ; Nick Ogden, Public Health Agency of Canada
2:40 PM
The Landscape Ecology of Invasive Vectors and Invasive Plants
Michael Reiskind, North Carolina State University
3:00 PM
4:00 PM
5:00 PM
Concluding Remarks
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