4th International Symposium on the Environmental Dimension of Antibiotic Resistance

13–17 August 2017 • Lansing, Michigan (United States)


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Organisational Remarks

Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center
219 S Harrison Rd, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA

13–17 August 2017

Professor Dr. Jim M. Tiedje, Director
540 Plant and Soil Sciences Building
Michigan State University (MSU)
East Lansing, MI 48824-1325
United States

Kimberly L. Cook (USA)
US National Poultry Research Center, Athens, GA

Joakim Larsson (Sweden)
Centre for Antibiotic Resistance Research (CARe) at University of Goteburg Gothenburg, Sweden

Shannon Manning (USA)
Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics MSU

Jean E. McLain (USA)
Water Resources Research Center (WRRC) and the Department of Soil, Water and Environmental Science of the University of Arizona

Amy Pruden (USA)
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Virginia Tech

Kornelia Smalla (Germany)
Institute for Epidemiology and Pathogen Diagnostics; Julius Kühn Institut Braunschweig

Jason R. Snape (United Kingdom)
Principal environmental scientist within AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals

Jim M. Tiedje (USA)
Center for Microbial Ecology (MSU)

Ed Topp (Canada)
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AFFC)

Elizabeth Wellington (United Kingdom)
Life Sciens at the University of Warwick

Tong Zhang (China)
Environmental Biotechnology Laboratory in the Department of Civil Engineering at The University of Hong Kong

Yong-Guan Zhu (China)
Institute of Urban Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)

James Cole
Bioinformatics of metagenomic data

Philip Durst
Animal and veterinary extension

Daniel Grooms
Animal and veterinary extension

Syed Hashsham
Environmental engineering of wastewater and HTP detection of ARGs in the environment

Hui Li
Environmental chemistry of pharmaceuticals

Shannon Manning
Food pathogen AMR, human & animal link

Jade Mitchell
Quantitative risk assessment

Bo Norby
Dairy veterinary AMR

Dale Rozeboom
Animal and veterinary extension

Robert Stedtfeld
Environmental engineering of wastewater and HTP detection of ARGs in the environment

Wei Zhang
Environmental transport of antibiotics

Lixin Zhang
Epidemiology of AMR, international

The official conference language is English.

The conference will be accompanied by a specialized industrial exhibition. All interested companies are welcome to contact us via edar@conventus.de for being part of the exhibition.

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