Speakers

 

Francisco Martinez Becerra, PhD
Assistant Research Professor
University of Kansas
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Wayne O. Carter, DVM, PhD, DACVIM
President and Chief Executive Officer
Kansas City Area Life Sciences Institute

Mark Challberg, PhD
Program Officer, Virology Branch, Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
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Graham Dodge
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Sickweather
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Adolfo García-Sastre, PhD
Professor, Department of Microbiology
Fishberg Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases
Director, Global Health and Emerging Pathogens Institute
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York
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Greg Gray MD, MPH, FIDSAGuloy
Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases, Duke University’s School of Medicine, Duke Global Health Institute, and Duke Nicholas School of the Environment.
Professor, Program in Emerging Infectious Diseases at Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore
Professor, Global Health at Duke Kunshan University in China.
Duke University
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Jean-Paul Gonzalez MD, PhD
Deputy Director, Center of Excellence for Emerging & Zoonotic Animal Disease CEEZAD, Kansas State University
Senior Science Advisor, H4D, Health for Development,
Centaurus Biotech., Technical Advisor 
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 Daniel Leung, MD, MSc
Assistant Professor, Medicine (Infectious Diseases)
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Pathology (Microbiology & Immunology)
University of Utah School of Medicine
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Brian Martin, PhD
Vice President, Infectious Disease Division
NewLink Genetics Corporation
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Doug McNair, MD, PhD
Engineering Fellow
President, Cerner Math
Cerner Corporation
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Tracey McNamara, DVM, DACVP, NAPf
Professor of Pathology
Western University of Health Sciences College of Veterinary Medicine
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David Scott McVey, DVM, PhD, DACVM
Director, Center for Grain and Animal Health Research (USDA ARS)
Adjunct Professor of Immunology
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Egbert Mundt, DVM, PhD, DECPVS
Head of Global Poultry Vaccine R&D
Boehringer Ingelheim Veterinary Research Center, Hannover, Germany
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Teresa de los Santos, PhD
Senior Scientist, Plum Island Animal Disease Center
North East Area, Agricultural Research Service
U.S. Department of Agriculture 
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Leticia Frizzo da Silva, DVM, PhD
Project Leader of Vectored Vaccines
Ceva Biomune Poultry R&D 
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Jorge Soberón, PhD
University Distinguished Professor,
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
and Biodiversity Institute,
University of Kansas
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Robin Stephens, PhD
Associate Professor, Infectious Diseases and Microbiology and Immunology
University of Texas Medical Branch 
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Samuel Thevasagayam, PhD
Deputy Director, Agriculture, Livestock, Gender, Nutrition
Gates Foundation
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Marty Vanier, DVM
Director, Partnership Development
National Bio and Agro-defense Facility (NBAF)
Kansas State University
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