14th Annual PulseNet Update Meeting

Date: August 30, 2010 - September 2, 2010

The Drake Hotel
140 East Walton Place

Chicago, IL 60611


This meeting will be held at The Drake Hotel from August 30 - September 2, 2010. It will consist of a keynote session, general sessions, breakout sessions, a poster session, coffee talks, and a social event over the course of 3 days.

Invited Participants

  • Public Health laboratory personnel who are part of the PulseNet Network or are interested in standardized PFGE subtyping of foodborne pathogens
  • PulseNet participants from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the U.S. Department of Agriculture/Food Safety and Inspection Service and Agricultural Research Service
  • Laboratory personnel from International Public Health Agencies who are interested in learning more about PulseNet or participating in PulseNet
  • Foodborne disease epidemiologists working with data supplied by PulseNet Laboratories are invited to accompany their laboratory counterparts and participate in the concurrent OutbreakNet meeting

Erik Olson of the Pew Health Group will be speaking at this event.

For more information, visit the Association of Public Health Laboratories Web site.

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