PRESENTATIONS


Invited Seminar or Symposium (◊ = international or national)

  1. Dawn M. Roellig. 2013. Invited panelist for Research!America’s forum: “Neglected Tropical Disease Research in Louisiana: Saving Lives and Creating Jobs.” New Orleans, LA.
  2. Dawn M. Roellig. 2012. CryptoNet: A DNA sequence and RFLP-based molecular surveillance network for cryptosporidiosis. NCEZID/DFWED/WDPB WASH webinar series. Atlanta, GA
  3. Dawn M. Roellig. 2012. CryptoNet: A DNA sequence and RFLP-based molecular surveillance network for cryptosporidiosis. Annual PulseNet/OutbreakNet meeting. Atlanta, GA.
  4. Dawn M. Roellig. 2010. Scavengers and parasites: Deciphering the epizootiology of Trypanosoma cruzi in the United States. Given at Georgia Southern University Department of Biology Seminar Series.
  5. Dawn M. Roellig. 2009. Genetic and biological diversity of Trypanosoma cruzi in the United States. Given at College of Charleston Department of Biology Seminar Series. Charleston, SC.
  6. Dawn M. Roellig. 2009. Scavengers, parasites, and genes: Uncovering the epizootiology of Trypanosoma cruzi in the United States. Given at Berry College Biology Department Seminar Series. Rome, GA.
  7. Kjos, Sonia, Michael J. Yabsley, Ellen Dotson, Paula Marcet, Dawn Roellig, Emily Blizzard, John barnes, and Uriel Kitron. 2009. Characterization of Chagas Disease transmission in peridomestic settings in the southwestern United States. Annual meeting of Southeastern Society of Parasitologists. Murray, KY.
  8. Dawn M. Roellig. 2008. The Trypanosoma cruzi genotype-host dichotomy and molecular characterization of isolates from the United States. Given at the Southwest National Primate Research Center, Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research, San Antonio, TX.
  9. ◊Yabsley, Michael J. and Dawn M. Roellig. 2008. Molecular characterization of Trypanosoma cruzi in the United States. Annual meeting of American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. New Orleans, LA.

 

Presented Papers or Seminars (◊ = international or national)

1.      ◊Jamae F. Morris, A. Nuriddin, T. Hunte, V. Hill, L. Xiao, D. Roellig, A. DaSilva, J. Gargano, M. Beach, J. Yoder, J. Cope. 2013. PAM in Paradise: Primary Amebic Meningoencephalitis associated with the practice of religious nasal rinsing—St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands, 2012. Annual EIS Conference. Atlanta, GA.

2.      Dawn M. Roellig. 2012. CryptoNet: A DNA sequence and RFLP-based molecular surveillance network for cryptosporidiosis. NCEZID/DFWED seminar series. Atlanta, GA

3.     Edwards Jessica F., Dawn M. Roellig, Michael J. Yabsely. 2011. United States T. cruzi elicits a weaker pro-inflammatory response in mice than South American T. cruzi. Annual meeting of the Southeastern Society of Parasitologists. Helen, GA.

4.     Teixeira MA, PL Dorn, DM Roellig, MJ Yabsley. 2011. Haplotype analysis of Trypanosoma cruzi from vertebrate reservoirs, vectors, and humans from different geographical regions of the United States. Annual meeting of the Southeastern Society of Parasitologists. Helen, GA.

5.     ◊Gomez-Puerta, Luis, Dawn M. Roellig, Daniel G. Mead, Jesus A. Pinto-Caballero, Maritza M. Calderon, Jenny Ancca-Juarez, Victor Quispe-Machaca, Michael Z. Levy, Robert H. Gilman, Vitaliano A. Cama. 2010. Detection and persistence of host DNA in blood meals from Triatoma infestans using a novel molecular methodology. Annual meeting of American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. Atlanta, GA.

6.     Roellig, Dawn M. 2010. Trypanosoma cruzi in the United States: Molecular and biological characteristics of sylvatic isolates. International Congress of Parasitology. Melbourne, Australia.

7.      Roellig, Dawn M., Angela E. Ellis, and Michael J. Yabsley. 2009. Oral transmission of Trypanosoma cruzi with opposing evidence for the role of carnivory in horizontal transmission. Annual meeting of American Society of Parasitologists. Knoxville, TN.

8.      Roellig, Dawn M., A. Wendy Fujita, Mason Y. Savage, Emily L. Brown, and Michael J. Yabsley. 2009. Genotyping and evidence of genetic exchange in isolates of Trypanosoma cruzi. Annual meeting of American Society of Parasitologists. Knoxville, TN.

9.      Roellig, Dawn M., Angela E. Ellis, and Michael J. Yabsley. 2009. Infections with geographically and genetically different strains of Trypanosoma cruzi in two North American reservoir hosts induce dissimilar infection dynamics. Annual meeting of American Society of Parasitologists. Knoxville, TN.

10.   Roellig, Dawn M., Angela E. Ellis, and Michael J. Yabsley. 2009. Experimental infection of two South American animal reservoirs with distinct strains of Trypanosoma cruzi. Annual meeting of American Society of Parasitologists. Knoxville, TN.

11.   Roellig, Dawn M., Angela E. Ellis, and Michael J. Yabsley. 2009. Evaluation of a rapid immunochromatographic assay for detection of Trypanosoma cruzi antibodies in wildlife reservoirs. Annual meeting of American Society of Parasitologists. Knoxville, TN.

12.   ◊Kjos, Sonia, Michael J. Yabsley, Ellen Dotson, Paula Marcet, Dawn Roellig, Emily Blizzard, John barnes, and Uriel Kitron. 2009. Characterization of Chagas Disease transmission in peridomestic settings in the southwestern United States. Annual meeting of James H. Steele Conference on Diseases in Nature Transmissible to Man. Fort Worth, TX.

13.   Roellig, Dawn M., Angela E. Ellis, and Michael J. Yabsley. 2009. Oral transmission of Trypanosoma cruzi with opposing evidence for the role of carnivory in horizontal transmission. Annual meeting of Southeastern Society of Parasitologists. Murray, KY.

14.   Roellig, Dawn M., Katherine McMillan, Angela E. Ellis, and Michael J. Yabsley. 2009. Infection dynamics of two North American Trypanosoma cruzi reservoirs (Procyon lotor and Didelphis virginiana) with genetically distinct isolates of the parasite. European Wildlife Disease Association. Veyrier-du-Lac, France. (poster)

15.   ◊Yabsley, Michael J., Emily L. Brown, and Dawn M. Roellig. 2008. Evaluation of a rapid immunochromatographic assay for detection of Trypanosoma cruzi antibodies in wildlife reservoirs. Annual meeting of American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. New Orleans, LA.

16.   Roellig, Dawn M., Angela E. Ellis, and Michael J. Yabsley. 2008. Infections with geographically and genetically different strains of Trypanosoma cruzi in two North American reservoir hosts. CTEGD Molecular Parasitology and Vector Symposium. Athens, GA. (poster)

17.   Savage Mason Y., Dawn M. Roellig, and Michael J. Yabsley. 2008. Characterization of Trypanosoma cruzi from the United States. Science of Veterinary Medicine Research Day. Athens, GA. (poster)

18.   Roellig, Dawn M., Angela E. Ellis, and Michael J. Yabsley. 2008. Oral transmission of Trypanosoma cruzi with opposing evidence for the role of carnivory in horizontal transmission. Annual meeting of American Association of Veterinary Parasitologists. New Orleans, LA.

19.   ◊Yabsley, Michael J., Emily L. Brown, and Dawn M. Roellig. 2008. Evaluation of a rapid immunochromatographic assay for detection of Trypanosoma cruzi antibodies in wildlife reservoirs. Annual meeting of American Association of Veterinary Parasitologists. New Orleans, LA.

20.   Savage, Mason Y., Michael J. Yabsley, and Dawn M Roellig. 2008. Characterization of Trypanosoma cruzi from the United States. Georgia Veterinary Scholars Research Day. Athens, GA.

21.   Brown, Emily L., Mourad Gabriel, Matthew Gompper, Ryan Monello, Dawn M. Roellig, Krista M. Wenning, and Michael J. Yabsley. 2008. Seroprevalence of Trypanosoma cruzi in mammals of the United States. Warnell Graduate Student Symposium. Athens, GA.

22.   ◊Savage, Mason Y., Michael J. Yabsley, and Dawn M Roellig. 2008. Characterization of Trypanosoma cruzi from the United States. Annual Merck/Merial Veterinary Scholars Symposium. East Lansing, MI.

23.   Roellig, Dawn M., Angela A. Ellis, and Michael J. Yabsley. 2008. Infections with geographically and genetically different strains of Trypanosoma cruzi in two North American reservoir hosts induce dissimilar infection dynamics. Annual meeting of Southeastern Society of Parasitologists. Spartanburg, SC.

24.   Roellig, Dawn M., Katherine McMillan, Angela A. Ellis, and Michael J. Yabsley. 2008. Experimental infection of two South American animal reservoirs with distinct strains of Trypanosoma cruzi. Annual meeting of Southeastern Society of Parasitologists. Spartanburg, SC. (poster)

25.   Brown, Emily L., Dawn M. Roellig, and Michael J. Yabsley. 2007. Seroprevalence of Trypanosoma cruzi in mammals from the southeastern United States. Georgia Chapter of The Wildlife Society. Athens, GA.

26.   ◊Yabsley, Michael J., Dawn M. Roellig, Emily L. Brown, A. Wendy Fujita, and Mason Y. Savage. 2007. Epidemiology of Trypanosoma cruzi from the southeastern United States. Annual meeting of American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. Philadelphia, PA.

27.   ◊Yabsley, Michael J., Dawn M. Roellig, Emily L.Brown, A. Wendy Fujita, and Mason Y. Savage. 2007. Natural history of and evidence for genetic exchange in Trypanosoma cruzi from the southeastern United States. Annual meeting of American Association of Veterinary Parasitologists. Washington, D.C.

28.   Roellig, Dawn M. and Quentin Q. Fang. 2007. Detection of Anaplasma phagocytophilum in ixodid ticks from equine habitats in the Southeastern United States of America. Annual meeting of American Society for Rickettsiology. Colorado Spring, CO.

29.   ◊Brown, Emily L., Dawn M. Roellig, and Michael J. Yabsley. 2007. Seroprevalence of Trypanosoma cruzi from raccoons and opossums from Georgia. Annual meeting of Wildlife Disease Association. Estes Park, CO. (poster)

30.   Roellig, Dawn M., Angela Ellis, and Michael J. Yabsley. 2007. Implications of mesomammal scavenging behavior on the horizontal transmission of Trypanosoma cruzi in North America. Annual meeting of Wildlife Disease Association. Estes Park, CO. (poster)

31.   ◊McMillan, Katherine, Dawn M. Roellig, and Michael J. Yabsley. 2007. Infection dynamics of Trypanosoma cruzi strains from North and South American in degus (Octodon degus) and short-tailed opossums (Monodelphis domestica). Annual Merck/Merial Veterinary Scholars Symposium. Bethesda, MD.

32.   McMillan, Katherine, Dawn M. Roellig, and Michael J. Yabsley. 2007. Infection dynamics of Trypanosoma cruzi strains from North and South American in degus (Octodon degus) and short-tailed opossums (Monodelphis domestica). Annual Veterinary Research Day. College of Veterinary Medicine. Athens, GA.

33.   Roellig, Dawn M., A. Wendy Fujita, Mason Y. Savage, and Michael J. Yabsley. 2007. Molecular characterization and evidence of genetic exchange in U.S. isolates of Trypanosoma cruzi. Annual meeting of American Society of Parasitologists. Merida, Mexico.

34.   ◊Yabsley, Michael J., Emily L. Brown, Krista M. Wenning, and Dawn M. Roellig. 2007. Trypanosoma cruzi in mesomammals from Arizona and Georgia. Annual meeting of American Society of Parasitologists. Merida, Mexico.

35.   ◊Dorn, Patricia L., Leon Perniciaro, Michael J. Yabsley, Dawn M. Roellig, Gary Balsamo, James Diaz, and Dawn Wesson. 2007. First report of autochthonous transmission of the Chagas parasite, Trypanosoma cruzi, in Louisiana and sixth in United States. Annual meeting of American Society of Parasitologists. Merida, Mexico.

36.   Roellig, Dawn M., A. Wendy Fujita, Mason Y. Savage, and Michael J. Yabsley. 2007. Molecular characterization of U.S. isolates of Trypanosoma cruzi. Annual meeting of Southeastern Society of Parasitologists. Georgetown, SC.

37.   ◊Massung, Robert F., Nordin S. Zeidner, Marc C. Dolan, Dawn Roellig, Elizabeth Gabitzsch, Danielle R. Troughton, and Michael L. Levin. Prophylactic use of sustained-release doxycycline blocks tick-transmitted infection by Anaplasma phagocytophilum in a murine model. 4th International Conference on Rickettsiae and Rickettsial Diseases. La Rioja, Spain.

38. ◊Levin, Michael L., Dawn Roellig, Danielle Ross, and Robert F. Massung. 2004. Dynamics of acquisition and transstadial transmission of Anaplasma phagocytophilum by Ixodes scapularis larvae. Annual meeting of Entomological Society of America. Salt Lake City, UT.