Pesticide Resistance Testing for Mosquito Mgmt Webinar

Event Date: 
Tuesday, May 1, 2018
Event Type: 
Non-NEHA Event

The Environmental Protection Agency is hosting a webinar about how pesticide resistance testing can assist your local health department or mosquito control district make mosquito management decisions and improve abatement success. 

Dr. Janet McAllister, Research Entomologist with CDC’s Division of Vector-Borne Diseases will discuss the etiology of mosquito pesticide resistance, what pesticide resistance means to your mosquito abatement program, and ways to test for pesticide resistance mosquitoes. 

Mr. Kenneth McPherson, Integrated Pest Management Coordinator for US EPA Region 6, will present information on pesticide resistance testing as a critical component to the decision-making process for targeted or wide-scale mosquito abatement efforts. 

Webinar runs from 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm ET | 30 minute Q/A directly following.

Contact Name: 
Jennifer Lemon
Environmental Protection Agency