Tennessee Mosquito and Vector Control Association Annual Meeting
Metro Public Health Department
Lentz Public Health Center
2500 Charlotte Ave.
Nashville, TN 37209
January 25 – 26, 2018
Thursday, January 25
10:00 am Board meeting
11:00 am Registration opens
12:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm Welcome & Opening Remarks
1:05 pm Student Presentations
2:10 pm Vendor Presentation
2:20 pm Break
2:35 pm Arboviruses of the Mid-South
Linda Pifer, Ph.D. – Professor of Clinical Laboratory Services, University of Tennessee Health Science Center
3:35 pm Vendor Presentation
3:45 pm Break
4:00 pm Arkansas Dept. of Health Update
David Theuret – Entomologist, Arkansas Dept. of Health
4:30 pm Student competition winner / Adjournment
Friday, January 26
8:00 am Welcome & Good Morning
8:05 am Culex coronator in Shelby County, Tennessee
Andrew Insch – Environmentalist, Shelby County Health Dept.
8:15 am Vendor Presentation
8:25 am Tennessee Dept. of Health Update
Abelardo Moncayo, Ph.D. – Director, Vector Borne Disease Program, Tennessee Dept. of Health
9:00 am Vendor Presentation
9:10 am Break
9:20 am 1878 Memphis Yellow Fever Outbreak
Amy Trimm, MPH – Larviciding Supervisor, Shelby County Health Dept.
9:30 am Vendor Presentation
9:40 am Arbovirus Outbreak at the Nashville Zoo
Thomas Moore, MS – APHL-CDC ID Laboratory Fellow, Tennessee Dept. of Health
10:00 am Vendor Presentation
10:10 am Shelby County Resistance Testing / FMC study
Adrianna Sharkey – Environmentalist, Shelby County Health Dept.
10:30 am Break
10:45 am Regional Directors’ Reports
East region – Ronnie Naese, Environmental Health Division Director,
Knox County Health Dept.
Middle Region – Sanmi Areola PhD, Director of Environmental Public Health
Bureau, Metro Public Health Dept.
West Region – Amy Trimm MPH, Larviciding Supervisor, Shelby County Health Dept.
11:45 am Business meeting / Adjournment