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Friday, May 20
7:45-8:15 Registration & Breakfast
8:20-8:30 Introductions & Welcome
8:30-9:30 Keynote Talk I: "One Health Approach to Emerging Diseases of Wildlife Origin," Jonathan Sleeman, MA, VetMB, Dipl. ACZM, MRCVS, National Wildlife Health Center Director, US Geological Survey, US Department of the Interior
9:40-10:35 Session I: Lightning Lab Talks
Three tracks- A, B, C.
9:40-9:50, Lightning Lab Talk #1-A
9:55-10:05, Lightning Lab Talk #2-A
10:10-10:20, Lightning Lab Talk #3-A
10:25-10:35, Lightning Lab Talk #4-A
10:35-10:50 Health Break
10:50-11:50 "Science Outreach - It's a Journey, Not a Book of Knowledge," by Michael Zeman, Director of Science Outreach
12:00-2:00 Networking Lunch & Poster Session I
Featuring student posters, private industry displays, and booths or posters from Penn State life science labs, centers, core facilities, student/trainee organizations, and other relevant on-campus services or organization.
2:15-3:40 Session II: Lightning Lab Talks
2:15-2:25, Lightning Lab Talk #5-A
2:30-2:40, Lightning Lab Talk #6-A
2:45-2:55, Lightning Lab Talk #7-A
3:00-3:10, Lightning Lab Talk #8-A
3:15-3:25, Lightning Lab Talk #9-A
3:30-3:40, Lightning Lab Talk #10-A
3:50-5:00 Small Group Activity: Presentation of an ethical dilemma from which small groups will work together to identify issues, impacts, solutions, and preventions.
5:00-6:30 Hors d’oeuvres & Poster Session II
Saturday, May 21
8:00-8:30 Breakfast Snacks
8:30-9:15 Keynote Talk II: “The Future is Bright, and Mars is Your Destination!” James Pawelczyk, PhD, Associate Professor of Physiology and Kinesiology, Penn State, and former NASA astronaut
9:15-10:10 Session III: Lightning Lab Talks
9:15-9:25, Lightning Lab Talk #11-A
9:30-9:40, Lightning Lab Talk #12-A
9:45-9:55, Lightning Lab Talk #13-A
10:00-11:00 Collaborating Effectively by Understanding Culture and Communication, by Patreese Ingram, Ed.D., Assistant Dean of Multicultural Affairs, and Meredith Doran, PhD, Director of English for Professional Purposes Intercultural Center (EPPIC)
11:00-11:20 Health Break
11:20-12:00 Small Group Presentations: Solutions from previous day's ethical dilemma.
12:00-12:30 Closing Statements: What should you take away from this experience, and presentation of awards for posters and small group presentations.