92nd American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting (January 22-26, 2012)

Joint Session 10 Reducing Public Health Risk Through Advancements in Ocean Technologies

Tuesday, 24 January 2012: 8:30 AM-9:45 AM
Room 333 (New Orleans Convention Center )
Hosts: (Joint between the Third Symposium on Environment and Health; and the 16th Symposium on Integrated Observing and Assimilation Systems for the Atmosphere, Oceans, and Land Surface (IOAS-AOLS) )
Chair:  Carolyn Sotka, NOAA
  8:30 AM

  8:45 AM
Oil Spills and Seafood Safety: Advancements in Technologies for Rapid Detection of Public Health Threats From Oil Contaminants and Dispersants
Gina Ylitalo, NOAA Northwest Fisheries Science Center and West Coast Center for Oceans and Human Health, Seattle, WA; and R. W. Dickey, W. DIckhoff, J. E. Stein, and C. Walker

  9:00 AM
There's An APP for That: My BeachCast Smart Phone APP
Christine Manninen, Great Lakes Commission, Ann Arbor, MI
  9:15 AM
Can You Really See Bacteria From Space?
D. Jay Grimes, University of Southern Mississippi, Ocean Springs, MS
  9:30 AM
In-Situ Biological Sensors for Public Health Risk Detection in Coastal Waters
Kelly D. Goodwin, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, La Jolla, CA