QUAD

SYMPOSIUM
2019 Schedule




May 1st, 2019

 4:00 -  7:45 pm Registration Open

7:00 -  10:00 pm

Welcome Reception - Vendor Hall

May 2nd, 2019


7:00 -  8:00 am

Vendor Breakfast

8:00 –  8:45 am

Breakfast Buffet / Vendor Exhibits

8:00 –  8:30 am

Poster Set-Up

8:45 –  9:00 am

Opening Remarks – Bob Quinn

 

Moderator:  (morning sessions) Mary Martin

9:00 –  9:45 am

Keynote Speaker- Gary Borkowski- “Work-Life Balance – Do I Have It? Do I Want It?”

9:30 – 12:00 pm

10:00 – 10:30 am

Poster Viewing

Authors w/Posters

9:45 – 10:30 am

Vendor Exhibits / Beverage Break

10:30 – 11:30 am

Jeffery Mogil- “Pain in Mice and Man: Ironic Adventures in Translation.” 





11:45 –12:45pm   

12:45-1:10pm

Lunch

Dessert/ Vendor Area to remain open until 4:00 pm









1:15 –   2:05 pm  

Breakout Sessions

1. Bob MacGregor-“ The Destruction and Rebuilding of Cayo Santiago (Monkey Island) after Hurricane Maria”

Moderators:  Ramaswamy Chidambaram

2. Kristina Carter Bartley- “Innovative and Strategic Solutions to Troubleshoot Your Enrichment Program”

Moderators:  Ann Turner

3.  Karen Strait- “Pigs and sheep and cows, oh my! Medical device development in large animal models.” 

Moderators: Philippe Baneux


1:30 –   4:00 pm

Poster Viewing

2:15 –   3:05 pm

Breakout Sessions: Repeat as above



3:15 –   4:00 pm

Beverage Break

3:30 –   4:45 pm

 

 

QUAD Tech Challenge- Robert Quinn, Rebecca Benz


6:15 – 7:45 pm

Reception, Dinner Buffet, Auction

 

 

    May 3rd, 2019

7:30 –   8:30 am

Breakfast Buffet

 

Moderator: (morning sessions) Lyn Patrylak 

8:45–  9:15 am

Freddy De La Garza- “ Swine Training Program Enhances Animal Welfare and Research Efficiency”

9:15 – 10:00 am  

Emily Nielsen- Retiring Research Companion Animals: What you need to know about the laws and partnering with a rescue organization”

9:30 – 11:00 am

Poster Viewing

10:00 – 10:45 am

 Break



10:45 – 11:30 am

Jenn Asher-  “When Two Become One: Refinements in Parabiosis”

11:30 – 11:45 am

 

 

 

 

12:00-12:30 pm

12:30- 1:30 pm

 

 

1:30-  2:30 pm

2:45- 3:45 pm

3:45- 4:45 pm

Closing Comments / Session Raffle

 

 

Mini-management:

 

Lunch (provided)

Morag Mackay- "Diversity in the Workplace: How to understand, value, communicate and motivate each other"

Diana Scorpio – The do’s and don’ts of using social media to spread the word about animals used in biomedical research”

Penny Devlin – “5 Steps for a More Organized

 Work Place” 

Scott Mischler- “My Favorite Critical Skills for

the Motivated Leader”

 

 





KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Keynote Speaker 

Gary L Borkowski, DVM, MS, DACLAM

Global Director

AAALAC International

Topic: Work-Life Balance



Get 2019 symposium Speaker information and Bios HERE



Wendy O. Williams, DVM, DACLAM Clinical Veterinarian and Training Services Manager Center for Animal Resources and Education (CARE) Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 T (607) 253-4251 / M (607) 592-3172 wow2@cornell.edu

Dr. Rachel Strittmatter Principal Clinical Veterinarian, Animal Resources,US Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 175 Briar Ridge Rd. Ridgefield, CT 06877 P: 203 798 5193 rachel.strittmatter@boehringer-ingelheim.com

Mr. Subibe Choudhury, B.Comm, MBA Associate Director, Administration Comparative Medicine and Animal Resources Centre, McGill University Faculty of Medicine McIntyre Medical Building 3655 Promenade Sir William Osler, Rm 1416 Montreal, Quebec H3G 1Y6 Subibe.choudhury@mcgill.ca Tel: 514-398-4400 ext. 0502 Fax: 514-398-7283

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