Session 3 NOAA Oceans and Human Health Initiative (OHHI): Responses of pathogenic Vibrios to climate, climate change and implications for health early warning systems.

Tuesday, 25 January 2011: 11:00 AM-12:15 PM
4C-2 (Washington State Convention Center)
Host: Second Symposium on Environment and Health
Mark S. Strom, NOAA Fisheries Service, Northwest Fisheries Science Center, Seattle, WA and Carolyn Sotka, NOAA, Oceans and Human Health Initiative, Charleston, SC

11:00 AM
Introductory Remarks
11:15 AM
Public Health, working towards safer shellfish in Washington State
Cari Franz-West, Washington Department of Health, Office of Shellfish and Water Protection, Olympia, WA
11:30 AM
The West Coast Center for Oceans and Human Health: enhancing early warning systems for marine biotoxins and pathogens using climate information
Mark S. Strom, NOAA Fisheries Service, Seattle, WA; and V. L. Trainer, S. K. Moore, R. N. Paranjpye, and L. D. Rhodes
11:45 AM
Forecasting Human Health Risks from Bacteria in the Ocean
D. Jay Grimes, University of Southern Mississippi, Ocean Springs, MS
12:15 PM
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