Global Mosquito Control Resistance Virtual Summit

Virtual Summit
March 24, 2022

Below are resources from the summit on Global Mosquito Control Resistance Virtual Summit that was held virtually on Thursday, March 24, 2022.

Resistance mechanisms, testing, and how (not) to start statewide surveillance
Presented by: Nicholas Delisi
Entomologist/Lab Manager, St. Tammany Parish Mosquito Abatement, LA

Review of resistance in US mosquitoes
Presented by: Jennifer Henke
Laboratory Manager, Coachella Valley Mosquito and Vector Control District, CA

Molecular drivers of insecticide resistance in malaria vectors
Presented by: Charles S. Wondji
Welcome Trust Senior Research Fellow, Vector Biology Department, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine
Executive Director, Centre of Research in Infectious Diseases (CRID), LSTM Research Unit

Surveillance of insecticide resistance and operational research with Aedes aegypti in Mexico: the experience from Yucatan
Presented by: Gabriela González Olvera, PhD.
Collaborative Unit for Entomological Bioassays, University of Yucatan, Mexico

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Susceptibility Status of Insecticides Used for Mosquito Control in Asia
Presented by: Dr. Nazni Wasi Ahmad
Ministry of Health Malaysia

Life after insecticide resistance was detected
Presented by: Dina M. Fonseca
Rutgers University Center for Vector Biology, New Jersey, USA Presentation

If every problem is unique, can the answer be the same?
Presented by: Janet McAllister, PhD
Medical Entomologist, Arboviral Diseases Branch of the Division of Vector-Borne Diseases

Transient tolerance to pyrethroids in gravid mosquitoes: Implications for viral transmission and ULV control
Presented by: Mark Clifton, PhD
Northshore Mosquito Abatement District, IL

Insecticide resistance status and management in Collier County, Florida
Presented by: Keira Lucas, PhD
Deputy Executive Director, Collier Mosquito Control District, FL


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