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2018 Conferences

3nd Annual South Texas Vector-borne Disease Meeting
South Padre, TX
February 14-16, 2018
Italo Zecca and Willy Jaurez will give invited presentations
St. Augustine, FL
Atlanta, GA
September 11–14, 2018
Atlanta, Georgia

Society of Vector Ecology (SOVE)
October 8-11, 2018
Tenaya Lodge, Yosemite, California

American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 67th Annual Meeting
October 28 - November 1, 2018
Sheraton New Orleans and New Orleans Marriott
New Orleans, Louisiana USA

2018 Entomological Society of America
November 11-14, 2018
Vancouver, BC, Canada

2017 Conferences

2nd Annual South Texas Vector-borne Disease Meeting
South Padre, TX
February 15-17, 2017
Invited presentations from S. Hamer lab and G. Hamer lab (Estelle Martin)

Gordon Research Seminar on Tropical Infectious Diseases 
Gordon Conference on Tropical Infectious Diseases

Galveston, TX
March 11-12, 2017: Seminar (students/postdocs only). Speaker applications due by Dec 11; regular applications due by Feb 11.
March 12-17, 2017: Conference.  Applications for this meeting must be submitted by February 12, 2017. Please apply early, as some meetings become oversubscribed (full) before this deadline.

91st Annual Meeting of the Southeastern Branch of the Entomological Society of America
March 12 - 15, 2017
Sheraton Memphis Downtown Hotel
Memphis, Tennessee
Sarah will give invited talk in emerging pathogen symposium

65th Annual Meeting of the Southwestern Branch of the Entomological Society of America
April 9 - 13, 2017
Wyndham Garden Hotel Austin
Austin, Texas
Justin, Sarah, Gabe will present

67th Annual James Steele Conferences on Diseases in Nature Tranmissible to Man
May 24-26, 2017
Diamond Omni Mandalay Hotel
Irving, Texas
Valery will present poster.

American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine Forum
June 8-10, 2017
Gayord National Resort and Convention Center
National Harbor, MD
Sarah will give invited talk in the International Society for Companion Animal Infectious Disease Special Interest Group

66th Wildlife Disease Association Annnual International Conference
July 23-28, 2017
Chiapas, Mexico
Italo, Carolyn, Gabe, and Sarah will present

2017 National Veterinary Scholars Symposium
August 3-6, 2017
NIH, Bethesda, MD
Sarah Slack, Megan Ellis, and Julie Purnell will present posters

7th International Congress of the Society for Vector Ecology (SOVE)
1st to 6th October 2017
Palma de Mallorca, Spain

66th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
November 5-9, 2017

The Baltimore Convention Center
Baltimore, Maryland USA
Sarah will give invited presentation in tick-borne disease symposium.  Carolyn was nominated and selected for presentation in ACME trainee symposim.  Italo and Alyssa will present posters. Jillian will attend.

2016 Conferences

Feb 17-19, 2016
Hilton Garden Inn South Padre Island, South Padre Island, TX
Sarah and Carolyn will give invited presentations on Chagas disease

Entomological Society of America, Southwestern Branch
Feb 22-25, 2016
Tyler, TX
Alyssa, Italo and Karen will give oral presentations in the symposium 'Vector-Borne Diseases Impacting Texas Citizens, Livestock and Pets'

66th Annual James Steele Conference on Diseases in Nature Transmissible to Man (DIN)
Wednesday, May 25 – Friday, May 27, 2016
San Antonio, TX
Lisa, Alyssa, Italo, Carolyn, and Karen will present posters.

61st Annual Meeting of American Association of Veterinary Parasitologists
August 5th through the 9th, 2016
Westin Riverwalk Hotel in San Antonio, TX.
Rachel will give Merck Outstanding Graduate Student Keynote Presentation!

XXI International Congress of Entomology
September 25-30, 2016
Orlando, FL
Justin will present a poster on the identification of kissing bugs from look-alike species.

Texas Mosquito Control Association
October 19-20, 2016
Embassy Suites, Corpus Christi, TX
Rachel will give the graduate student award presentation as recipient of the 2015 Gus Foyle Memorial Award

American Public Health Association
October 29-November 2 2016
Denver, CO
Italo will present his research from the colonias

American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 65th Annual Meeting
November 13-17, 2016
Atlanta Marriott Marquis and Hilton Atlanta
Atlanta, Georgia USA
Sarah, Rachel, and Alyssa will present

American College of Veterianry Pathologists
December 3-7, 2016
Hyatt Regency Hotel in New Orleans, Louisiana
Carolyn will present 2 papers

2015 Conferences

Gordon Research Seminar: Tropical Infectious Diseases (geared toward students/postdocs)
Gordon Research Conference: Tropical Infectious Diseases
March 7-8 (GRS),  March 8-13 (GRC)
Hotel Galvez
Galveston, TX
For the GRS: abstracts for oral slot due Dec 7; ongoing submission of poster abstract.
For the GRC: application deadline Feb 7 but may be over-subscribed so early application is advised.

Keystone Symposia (The Arthropod Vector: Controller of Transmission)
May 12-17, 2015
Taos, NM
Scholarship Deadline: Jan 13, 2015 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Jan 13, 2015 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Feb 11, 2015 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Mar 11, 2015 [details]

Diseases in Nature Transmissible to Man, 65th annual
May 20-22, 2015
San Luis Resort, Spa & Conference Center
Galveston, TX
Abstracts due Jan 30

Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Diseases
May 26-29, 2015
The University of Georgia
Athens, GA USA
Preference will be given to abstracts submitted by April 1

Entomological Society of America, North Central Branch
31 May – 3 June 2015
Manhattan, Kansas
Sarah will give invited presentation in the Ecology and Control of Disease Vectors Symposium

American Association of Veterinary Parasitologists 60th Annual Meeting
July 11-14, 2015
Boston, MA

Wildlife Disease Association International Conference
July 26-30, 2015
Novotel Twin Waters Resort, at Maroochydore in Queensland, Australia
Student awards applicartions and abstracts due by March 16.
Regular abstract submission closes March 29.
Earlybird registration closes April 26.

International Conference on Lyme Borreliosis and other Tick-borne Diseases / ICLB2015
27 September 2015 - 30 September 2015
Parkhotel Schönbrunn, 1130 Vienna
Abstract and earlybird registration deadline March 31

US Animal Health Association, 119th Annual Meeting
October 22-28, 2015

Providence, RI
Sarah will give an invited presentation via webinar to the Rabies and Public Health committee

64th Annual Meeting of American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
October 25-29, 2015
Philadelphia Marriott Downtown
Philadelphia, PA USA
Abstracts due April 8

2014 Conferences

Mosquito and Vector Control Association of California
Feb 18-21, 2014
Mission Bay, CA
Gabe will attend; this group provided a research grant to him

Southwestern Branch Entomological Society of America
February 24-27, 2014
El Tropicano Riverwalk Hotel, San Antonio, TX
Abstract deadline January 15, 2014
Rachel and Emily plan to lead an entomology expo on blood-sucking vectors

American Association of Veterinary Medical Colleges
March 14-16, 2014
Alexandria, VA
Rachel will present a poster

TAMU Entomology Extension Retreat
March 18-19, 2014
New Braunfels, TX
Rachel will give an invited talk

Ecological Integration Symposium, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Group, TAMU
March 21-22, 2014
Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
Deadline for competition entries is Friday, March 1st
Adrian, Andrew, Emily, Jaime, and Rachel plan to present

Student Research Week, TAMU
March 25-28, 2014
Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
Registration open until Feb 17
Adrian will present

Chagas Disease Seminar
Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute, South Texans' Property Rights Association
May 6, 2014
Kingsville, TX
Sarah will give an invited talk on canine Chagas

National Conference on Urban Entomology

May 18-21, 2014
San Antonio, TX
Gabe has been invited to speak in the Mosquito Control in Urban Areas symposium

Ecology and Evolution of Infectious Disease (EEID) Conference
June 1-3, 2014
Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado
Call for poster presentations only, Abstract deadline April 20

James Steele Diseases in Nature Transmissible to Man (DIN)

June 25-27, 2014
Dallas, TX
Abstracts due March 1
Sarah, Gabe, Rachel will present; Lisa will attend

American Association Veterinary Parasitologists
July 26-29, 2014
Denver, Colorado
Abstracts due May 16
Rachel and Miranda will present

American Society of Parasitologists
July 24-27, 2014
Sheraton New Orleans, New Orleans, LA USA
Jaime and Adrian will present

Aransas Research Symposium
September 10, 2014
Mission Aransas National Estuarine Research Reserve (MA-NERR)
Port Aransas, TX
Miranda, Gabe and Sarah will attend; Miranda will present

Society of Vector Ecology
September 28 - October 2, 2014
San Antonio, TX
Rachel, Gabe, and Sarah will attend; Rachel will present

Texas Mosquito Control Association
October 7-8, 2014
Galveston, TX
Emily and Gabe will attend; Emily will present

Entomological Society of America
November 16-19, 2014
Portland, Oregon
Abstract submissions due May 30
Gabe has been selected to provide the annual review in medical entomology keynote; Sarah, Andrew, and Emily will also present