American Chemical Society
PROF Division of Professional Relations
COVID: Lessons Learned
1:00pm - 4:00pm PDT - 05 April 2021
Joseph Sabol, Organizer, Presider
Co-sponsor: ANYL, BIOL, BMGT, PMSE, POLY, PRES, SCHB, SOCED, YCC
1:00 - 1:05 Introductory Remarks
1:05 - 1:30 Pandemic ecology, David Quammen, Author & Journalist
1:30 - 1:55 Assembling a compliant coronavirus testing laboratory on a university campus without a medical or veterinary school, Caryn L. Heldt, Michigan Tech Univ.
1:55 - 2:20 Status of the COVID19 pandemic and virology of SARS-CoV-2, Matthew Frieman,
University of Maryland School of Medicine
2:20 - 2:25 Intermission
2:25 - 2:50 Modeling SARS-CoV-2 spreading on university campuses, Cécile Piret, Michigan Tech Univ.
2:50 - 3:15 Indoor air quality to reduce exposure and risk to airborne viruses and other pathogens,
Alan Majer, AirQ
3:15 - 3:40 Vaccinations support your employees and your business, Kirby Drake, Attorney
3:40 - 4:00 Panel Discussion
4:00 - 5:00 COVID Lessons Learned Continue the Discussion,
Loss of life, public health pandemic, business & educational disrupt, stay at home virtual world, and so on. What have we learned? Virtual conference information is at ACS
This session was Monday, 5 April 2021, 1:00-4:00 pm PDT; contact me if questions.