Conference

Agenda

Zika at Our Doorstep: An International Public Health Conversation
Friday, August 19, 2016 • 9 – 11:15 a.m.*
Patel Center for Global Sustainability • 1st Floor Auditorium

Time Activity
8:00 Registration
8:45 Doors Open
9:10 – 9:15 Welcome by EDMUND FUNAI, MD, Chief Operating Officer, USF Health
9:15 – 9:24 Opening Remarks by JUDY GENSHAFT, PhD, USF System President
9:25 – 9:30 Introduction of CHARLES J. LOCKWOOD, MD, Senior Vice President, USF Health, and Dean, Morsani College of Medicine
9:30 – 9:44 "Zika: Pregnancy and Fetal Effects"
9:44 – 9:45 Introduction of DOUGLAS HOLT, MD, Director of Infectious Disease Division, Morsani College of Medicine; Director, Hillsborough County Health Department
9:45 – 9:59 "Zika: Threat and Response"
9:59 – 10:00 Introduction of THOMAS UNNASCH, PhD, Chair and Distinguished Health Professor, USF College of Public Health, Department of Global Health
10:00 – 10:14 "Zika and Other Arboviruses: USF Research Findings"
10:14 – 10:15 Introduction of DEBORAH CRAGUN, PhD, Assistant Professor, USF College of Public Health, Department of Global Health
10:15 – 10:29 "Zika Risk Communication: Meeting the Needs of Floridians"
10:29 – 10:30 Introduction of JUAN PASCALE, MD, PhD, Deputy Director, Gorgas Memorial Institute, Panama; Professor of Immunology, School of Medicine, University of Panama, Panama
10:30 – 10:35 "The Experience of Zika in Panama and Central America"
10:35 – 11:10 Facilitated Discussion 
11:10 – 11:15 Closing Remarks
11:30 - Noon Light refreshments, informal conversation and networking - Patel Center Room 136 (across from the auditorium)
*Times and speakers are subject to change without notice.