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MAMPM MEETING AGENDA

This meeting offers fifteen (15) hours of continuing veterinary medical education for veterinarians and veterinary technicians.

Sunday, January 27, 2013
2:00 - 4:30pm Registration
4:15 - 4:30pm Opening Remarks: Kadner Lecture Introduction
Stephen  B. Melville, 2013 MAMPM Chairman/
4:30 - 5:15pm

Kadner Lecturer: Victor DiRita, University of Michigan

Campylobacter jejuni colonization mechanisms in a natural host model"

Session 1 Virulence Factor Regulation, Moderator: Stephen Melville
5:15 - 5:30pm

Kevin Roelofs, University of Maryland, “Towards systematic Identification of cyclic-nucleotide binding proteins”

5:30 - 5:45pm

Robert C. Bernhards, Virginia Tech, “Self-trimerization of ExsD limits inhibition of the Pseudomonas aeruginosa transcriptional activator ExsA in vitro”

5:45 - 6:00pm Carolyn R. Morris, University of Maryland, “Utilizing transcriptomics to identify and characterize mediators of pathogenesis in Shigella flexneri
6:00 - 6:30pm Melissa M. Kendall, University of Virginia “Ethanolamine is a signal for virulence gene regulation in enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli O157:H7”
6:45 - 8:00pm Dinner - Meet the speaker opportunity
8:15 - 10:15pm Poster Session A (Posters 1-56)
Monday, January 28, 2013
7:00 - 8:15am Breakfast
Session 2 Gram Positive and Sexually Transmitted Pathogens, Moderator:  Peggy Cotter
8:30 - 8:45am

Yoann Le Breton, University of Maryland, “Large-scale identification of genes required for the fitness of the Group A Streptococcus M1T1 invasive serotype in whole human blood“

8:45 - 9:00am

David E Lowe, University of Virginia, “In vivo bottlenecks occur in both portals of entry of inhalational B. anthracis infections”

9:00 - 9:30am

Rita Tamayo, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, “Regulatory roles of the second messenger c-di-GMP in Clostridium difficile

9:30 - 9:45am

Lance R. Thurlow, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, “The arginine catabolic mobile element (ACME) contributes to the success of USA300 Staphylococcus aureus during skin and soft tissue infections“

9:45 - 10:00am

Antonia Perez, Wake Forest University, “Interactions between Moraxella catarrhalis and Streptococcus pneumoniae: to compete or coexist?”

10:00 -10:15am Jennifer Hayden, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, “Post-translational regulation of Mycobacterium smegmatis metabolism”
10:15 - 10:45am Break
10:45 - 11:30am

Keynote Speaker:  Maggie So, University of Arizona,“Type IV Pilus: A nanomotor that drives host responses to Neisseria infection”

11:30 - 11:45am

Kristie L. Connolly, Uniformed Services University, “Identification of host factors that influence Neisseria gonorrhoeae colonization of female mice and select for opacity protein expression”

11:45 - 12:00

M. Brittany Johnson, University of Virginia, “Neisseria gonorrhoeae phagosomes delay fusion with primary granules to enhance bacterial survival inside human neutrophils”

12:15 - 1:15pm Lunch - Meet the speaker opportunity
1:00 - 5:00pm Recreation Time
Session 3 Immunity and Host Response to Infection, Moderator: Joanna Goldberg
5:00 - 5:15pm

Glenn J. Rapsinski, Temple University, “CD14 acts as an adaptor molecule for the immune recognition of Salmonella curli fibrils”

5:15 - 5:45pm

Igor E. Brodsky, University of Pennsylvania, “Role of Caspase-8 in Yersinia-induced Caspase-1 Processing”

5:45 - 6:30pm

Keynote Speaker:  Margaret McFall-Ngai, University of Wisconsin, “Microbial conversations with host cilia: Lessons from the squid-vibrio association”

6:30 - 8:00pm Dinner - Meet the speaker opportunity
8:15 - 10:00pm Poster Session B (Posters 57 - 114)
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
7:00 - 8:00am Breakfast
Session 4 Gram Negative Pathogens and Host-Pathogen Interactions, Moderator: Sean Reid
8:15 - 8:30am

Mudit Chaand, University of Rochester, “The role of Vibrio cholerae T3SS effectors in early events of infection”

8:30 - 8:45am Erin C. Garcia, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, “Burkholderia contact-dependent growth inhibition proteins: a CDI-independent role in biofilm formation”
8:45 - 9:15am Monique L. van Hoek, George Mason University, “Francisella induces host antimicrobial peptides: antimicrobial and antibiofilm effects”
9:15 - 9:30am Cierra N. Casson, University of Pennsylvania, “Interleukin-1α release in response to virulent bacteria is controlled by caspase-11 and is critical for neutrophil recruitment in vivo”
9:30 - 9:45am

Dominique H.W. Limoli, The Ohio State University, “Neutrophil antimicrobial peptides promote DinB-dependent Pseudomonas aeruginosa mucoid conversion”

9:45 - 10:00am Ahmed E. M. Elhassanny, East Carolina University, FtrABCD: a new ferrous iron transporter that is required for virulence in Brucella abortus 2308
10:00 - 10:30am Coffee Break and Check-Out
10:30 - 11:15am Keynote Speaker: Brendan Cormack, Johns Hopkins University, “Sub-telomere evolution and virulence in the yeast pathogen Candida glabrata
11:15 - 11:30am

Kimberly A. Walker, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, A phenotype at last: The Yersinia enterocolitica Ysa Type III secretion system is essential for infection of Drosophila S2 cells

11:30 - 11:45am Andrew J. Manning, Duke University, “Outer membrane vesicles: A new paradigm in the battle between bacteria”
11:45 - 12:00pm F. Heath Damron, University of Virginia, “Global analysis of vanadate-induced envelope stress in Pseudomonas aeruginosa”
12:00 - 12:15pm

Close of Meeting-Final remarks by Sean Reid

12:15 - 1:15pm Lunch - Meet the speaker opportunity
12:15pm Lunch/Departure - Safe travels!

Space to display posters is one side of a 4'H x 8'W corkboard

Resource for tips on preparing posters

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1955747/

 

Poster Session A
Sunday, January 27, 2013
8:15 PM – 10:15 PM

Please set up your poster BEFORE you leave for dinner.  The room should be available with boards in place when you arrive.  Posters must be removed at the end of the session.

Name

Board #

Name

Board #

Anderson, Melissa

1

 
29

Bachert, Beth

2

Feltcher, Meghan

30

Ball, Louise

3

Forbes, Lauren

31

Barbier, Mariette

4

Freudenberger, Kelly

32

Bernhards, Casey

5

Gilmore, Sara

33

Betteken, Michael

6

Gonyar              , Laura

34

Bhoopalan, Senthil

7

Gonzalez, Rodrigo

35

Blanchard, Catlyn

8

Grosser, Melinda

36

Bonnington, Katherine

9

Guthrie, Leah

37

Broberg, Chria

10

Han, Xu

38

Buonomo, Erica

11

Handing, Jonathan

39

Byrd, Matthew

12

Hendrick, William

40

Caswell, Clayton

13

Hittle, Lauren

41

Chen, Yan

14

Holder, Robert

42

Christy, Nathaniel

15

Hyman, Anne

43

Clark, Melinda

16

Jayaraman, Priya

44

Clark, Justin

17

Jones, Christopher

45

Clark, David

18

Jones-Nelson, Omari

46

Copenhaver, Alan

19

Joseph, Sabrina

47

Cowardin, Carrie

20

Joshi, Guari

48

D'Ambrozio, Jonathan

21

Juneau, Richard

49

de Leeuw, Erik

22

Jung, Joo

50

DeRocco, Amanda

23

Kariisa, Ankunda

51

Devlin, Amy

24

Keller, Ashley

52

Dubois, Lily

25

Kernell, Alisin

53

Eidem, Tess

26

King, Lauren

54

Faherty, Christina

27

Kpadeh, Zegbeh

55

Farrow, John

28

Lieberman, Ori

56

Poster Session B
Monday, January 28, 2013
8:15 PM – 10:15 PM

Please set up your poster BEFORE you leave for dinner.  The room should be available with boards in place when you arrive.  Posters must be removed at the end of the session.

Name

Board #

Name

Board #

Liu, Hualan

57

Reimche, Jennifer

86

Mahle, Amanda

58

Rennoll-Bankert , Kristen

87

Mallory, Katherine

59

Roberts, Lawton

88

Marakasova, Ekaterina

60

Robinson, Cory

89

Marohn, Mark

61

Scheller, Erich

90

Martinson, David

62

Scott, Alison

91

McKenney, Elizabeth

63

Sepulveda, Victoria

92

Melvin, Jeffrey

64

Simon, Daniel

93

Miller, KellyAnn

65

Sivaraman, Vijay

94

Miller, Kelly

66

Smirnov, Asya

95

Moreau, Brett

67

Song, Wenxia

96

Moustafa, Dina

68

Spahich, Nicole

97

Murrah, Kyle

69

Stasulli, Nikolas

98

Murrah, Kyle

70

Tegels, Brittney

99

 

71

Tipton, Kyle

100

Ndamukong, Ivan

72

Valdes, Kayla

101

Oglesby-Sherrouse, Amanda

73

Varga, John

102

Okagaki-Vraspir, Laura

74

Vincent, Leah

103

Olekhnovich, Igor

75

Vitko, Nicholas

104

Olson, Joan

76

Wagner, Nikki

105

Oppong, Gertrude

77

Wang, Mark

106

Orr, Mona

78

Watt, Sarah

107

Pan, Yu

79

Weiner, Zachary

108

Pang, Bing

80

White, Maria

109

Perez, Natalie

81

Wren, Jack

110

Philip, Naomi

82

Xu, Binjie

111

Potratz, Cindy

83

Xu, Qian

112

Powell, Daniel  

84

Yin, Yeshi

113

Purcell, Erin

85

Zwack, Erin

114

 

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