Assessments of Residential and Workplace Environmental Microbiology Exposure
May 23 |
10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Biological Monitoring, Biosafety and Environmental Microbiology
Arranger: K. Ong, Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, MO. Moderator: M. Nonnenmann, Occupational and Environmental Health, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA. Monitors: P. Hauck, Wantagh, NY; R. Saito, University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler, Tyler, TX.
10:30 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
Exposure of Residential Occupants to In-Home Sewage H. Burge, EMLab PK, San Bruno, CA.
10:50 a.m.-11:10 a.m.
Airborne Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Profiles in a Hospital with a Nosocomial TB Outbreak S. Luo, Public Health, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
11:10 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Inspection of Building Water Systems for Legionella Control L. Nguyen Weekes, InAIR Environmental Ltd., Ottawa, ON, Canada.
11:30 a.m.-11:50 a.m.
2015 Bronx Legionellosis Outbreak: A Consultant’s Perspective C. Cooper, Air Quality Science, VERTEX Companies, Kingston, NY; M. Zouak, Airtek Environmental Corp, Long Island City, NY.
11:50 a.m.-12:10 p.m.
Survey for Exposure to Human Pathogens from Pigeon Droppings in a Petroleum Refinery P. Owens, Shell Oil Company, Martinez, CA.
12:10 p.m.-12:30 p.m.
A Count-Based Method for Improved Quality Control Acceptance Limits of EMLAP Air Direct Fields of Testing M. Saleh, Sporometrics, Toronto, ON, Canada.