SEMINAR SERIES

PacVec holds monthly seminars that convenes public health and vector control professionals, and features the work of PacVec’s principal investigators, trainees, and visiting researchers that are relevant to the center’s mission. Seminars are held monthly during the academic year from October through June and are available both in-person and via Zoom. To be notified about upcoming seminars, please sign up for our mailing list by clicking subscribe. All seminar announcements include a link to participate remotely via Zoom.

ALL-COE SEMINARS

Vector-Borne Disease Centers of Excellence 5-Part Seminar Series

We are excited to announce this 5-part seminar series hosted by the Regional Centers of Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases! Seminars will be held the last Thursday of each month, highlighting applied research projects completed through our programs across the US. The next and last session is scheduled for Thursday, May 27, 2021, “A Bug’s Life: Vector Behavior & Trends” from 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM PDT.

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PAST SEMINARS & RECORDINGS

COLLABORATION

Our center strives to strengthen and expand already effective collaborations between researchers, vector-control, and public health organizations for vector-borne disease surveillance, prevention, and response in the Pacific Southwest region of the US.

PACVEC SPRING SEMINAR SERIES 2021

All Seminars are 12:00-1:00 PM on the dates indicated below.

“From Mozambique to Maricopa: How do human and mosquito behaviors impact vector control?”
Krijn Paaijmans
Arizona State University

May 11

“Impacts of ULV applications on vectorial capacity of Aedes aegypti
Kathleen Walker
The University of Arizona

May 25

“Population structure of the western black-legged tick, Ixodes pacificus
Monika Gulia-Nuss
University of Nevada, Reno

June 8

“Host blood meal impacts on tick vector competency”
Andrea Swei
San Francisco State University

June 22

“Building capacity to study Culex spp. antiviral defenses
Claudia Rückert
University of Nevada, Reno

July 13