Conference Schedule

View a list of all session presentation titles and abstracts (PDF).

Monday, May 20, 2013

Time Event Location
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Welcome reception

Atrium -- Main Floor, Days Inn Penn State Hotel

Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Time Event Location
7:00 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.

Complimentary Shuttle to Sparks Building

Go to the Days Inn lobby for assistance.
The last shuttle will depart the Inn at 7:30 a.m.
Lobby -- Main Floor, Days Inn Penn State Hotel
7:30 a.m. On-Site Conference Registration, Posters Check-In (bring your posters!), and Continental Breakfast 121 Sparks Building -- Auditorium
8:30 a.m.

Welcome

Peter Hudson, Penn State University
121 Sparks Building -- Auditorium
8:45 a.m.

Session 1: Within-Host Dynamics

Moderator: Charles Godfray, Oxford University
121 Sparks Building -- Auditorium
  Rustom Antia, Emory University  
  Katia Koelle, Duke University  
10:15 a.m. Coffee Break 121 Sparks Building -- Lobby
10:45 a.m.

Session 1: Within-Host Dynamics (cont'd)

121 Sparks Building -- Auditorium
  Katherine Lemon, The Forsyth Institute & Boston Children's Hospital  
  Hauke Koch, Yale University  
  Britt Koskella, University of Exeter  
12:45pm

Lunch

Sparks Plaza -- Tent
2:00 p.m.

Posters not turned in at registration should be set up in the Millennium Science Complex

 
2:30 p.m.

Poster Teaser

Andrew Read, Penn State

(60 posters, 1 minute each, 1 slide each)

121 Sparks Building -- Auditorium
4:30 p.m.

Walk to Millennium Science Complex

Led by Peter Hudson, Penn State
Millennium Science Complex
4:45 p.m.

Poster & Wine Reception, plus Tours, at Millennium Science Complex

Millennium Science Complex -- 3rd Floor Commons
7:00 p.m.

Dinner on your own

View a list of restaurants in downtown State College (PDF)

 

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Time Event Location
7:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast 121 Sparks Building -- Lobby
8:30 a.m.

Session 2: Humans and Disease Dynamics

Moderator: Bryan Grenfell, Princeton University
121 Sparks Building -- Auditorium
  Caroline Buckee, Harvard University  
  Alison Hill, Harvard University  
  Petra Klepac, University of Cambridge  
10:30 a.m. Coffee Break 121 Sparks Building -- Lobby
11:00 a.m.

Session 2: Humans and Disease Dynamics (cont'd)

121 Sparks Building -- Auditorium
  Daniel Streicker, University of Georgia  
12:00 p.m.

Lunch

Sparks Plaza -- Tent
1:30 p.m.

Session 3: Dynamical Processes

Moderator: Les Real, Emory University
121 Sparks Building -- Auditorium
  Derek Cummings, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health  
  Nim Aranimpathy, University of Oxford  
  Michael Worobey, University of Arizona  
3:15 p.m. Coffee Break 121 Sparks Building -- Lobby
3:45 p.m.

Session 3: Dynamical Processes (cont'd)

121 Sparks Building -- Auditorium
  Michael Cortz, Georgia Institute of Technology  
  Andrew Park, University of Georgia  
5:15 p.m.

Event Closing Remarks

Peter Hudson, Penn State
121 Sparks Building -- Auditorium
6:00 p.m.

Pre-Banquet Reception

Linden Grove Room -- Main Floor, Days Inn Penn State Hotel
7:00 p.m.

Banquet and Live Entertainment

Ballrooms -- Main Floor, Days Inn Penn State Hotel

Thursday, May 23, 2013

Optional hike

Time Event Location
7:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast for Hike Participants
Atrium -- Main Floor, Days Inn Penn State Hotel
8:30 a.m. Board the Buses -- Hike Participants Front entrance, Days Inn Penn State Hotel
9:00 a.m. Bus Departure from the Days Inn -- Travel to Black Moshannon State Park for Hike  
12:00 p.m. Lunch (provided) Black Moshannon State Park
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Estimated Return to the Days Inn Front entrance, Days Inn Penn State Hotel