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    • Vector-Borne Disease Surveillance & Control Training Needs Assessment 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases; Mader, Emily; Frye, Matthew; Meredith, Gen; Kramer, Laura; Armstrong, Philip; Diuk-Wasser, Maria; Daniels, Tom; Fonseca, Dina; Backenson, P. Bryon; Andreadis, Theodore; Harrington, Laura (2017-08)
      A major goal of the Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector Borne Diseases is to develop training and education tools for public health professionals. The purpose of this needs assessment survey was a first step ...
    • Intruder Alert: Asian Longhorned Tick - What You Need to Know about the Invasive Tick Haemaphysalis longicornis 

      Burtis, James; Egizi, Andrea; Occi, James; Mader, Emily; Lejeune, Manigandan; Stafford, Kirby; Harrington, Laura (2018)
      Brief fact sheet covering key facts on the invasive Asian longhorned tick, including factors influencing the ticks veterinary and medical importance, potential to spread in the US, and identification features.
    • 2018 NEVBD Annual Meeting Report 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (2018-01-26)
      NEVBD membership convened 26 January 2018, at the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station campus in New Haven, Connecticut. Laura C. Harrington, NEVBD Program Director, presided at this first annual meeting for the ...
    • NEVBD Quarterly Digest - June 2018 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (2018-06-30)
      The Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (NEVBD) issues a quarterly digest featuring articles on the latest NEVBD-sponsored research programs, training events, and highlights of our regional partners.
    • Egg Identification Guide for Aedes albopictus in the Northeast, USA 

      Shragai, Talya; Mader, Emily; Harrington, Laura (2018-07)
      An identification guide to distinguish eggs laid by Aedes albopcitus from other urban Aedes mosquito species in the Northeast USA, using compound microscopes.
    • Concepts Vector Control: Ticks 

      Williams, Scott; Stafford, Kirby III; Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (2018-08-30)
      On August 30, 2018, Dr. Kirby Stafford III and Dr. Scott C. Williams of the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station presented an educational webinar reviewing integrated tick management approaches and challenges to ...
    • NEVBD Quarterly Digest - September 2018 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (2018-09-28)
      The Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (NEVBD) issues a quarterly digest featuring articles on the latest NEVBD-sponsored research programs, training events, and highlights of our regional partners.
    • Discussion on the Invasive Asian Longhorned Tick, Haemaphysalis longicornis 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases; Heath, Allen; Egizi, Andrea; Falco, Richard (2018-11-19)
      On November 19, 2018, Dr. Allen C.G. Heath, Dr. Andrea Egizi, and Dr. Richard Falco together presented an informational webinar reviewing the biology, ecology, distribution, and control of the invasive Asian longhorned ...
    • NEVBD Quarterly Digest - December 2018 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (2018-12-21)
      The Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (NEVBD) issues a quarterly digest featuring articles on the latest NEVBD-sponsored research programs, training events, and highlights of our regional partners.
    • Culex pipiens collection kit 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (2019-05)
      Collection kit and guidelines to be used by public agencies submitting Culex pipiens specimens to the NEVBD laboratory at Cornell University for pesticide resistance testing.
    • NEVBD Pesticide Resistance Specimen Submission Form 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases, 2019-05)
      Submission form for public agencies to submit mosquito specimens to Cornell University for pesticide resistance testing.
    • NEVBD Pesticide Resistance Kit Request Form 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases, 2019-05)
      Request form to be used by public agencies requesting NEVBD kits for pesticide resistance testing.
    • Larvicidal Bioassay Kit and Guidelines 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (2019-05)
      Kit and guidelines for conducting the larvicidal bioassay for mosquitoes using diagnostic doses developed by the NEVBD laboratory at Cornell University.
    • Aedes albopictus collection kit 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (2019-05)
      Collection kit and guidelines to be used by public agencies submitting Aedes albopictus specimens to the NEVBD laboratory at Cornell University for pesticide resistance testing.
    • Culex pipiens submission kit 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (2019-05)
      Submission kit and guidelines to be used by public agencies submitting Culex pipiens specimens to the NEVBD laboratory at Cornell University for pesticide resistance testing.
    • Aedes albopictus submission kit 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (2019-05)
      Submission kit and guidelines to be used by public agencies submitting Aedes albopictus specimens to the NEVBD laboratory at Cornell University for pesticide resistance testing.
    • Tick Surveillance and Control: Summary of Program Operations for Northeast States 

      Mader, Emily; Geiger, Annie; Harrington, Laura (Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases, 2019-05-02)
      The Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (NEVBD) collaborated with our partner Regional Centers of Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (MCE-VBD, PacVec, WCGVBD, and SER-COE-VBD) to develop and ...
    • 2019 NEVBD Annual Meeting Report 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases, 2019-06-11)
      NEVBD membership convened 24-25 January 2019, at the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station campus in New Haven, Connecticut. Laura C. Harrington, NEVBD Program Director, presided at this second annual meeting for the ...
    • Asian Tiger Mosquito Information and Trap Instructions 

      Cornell Department of Entomology (Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases, 2019-06-28)
      This technical guide provides information on the Asian tiger mosquito (Aedes albopictus) and instructions on how to create a home-made egg trap to collect and hatch this mosquito.
    • NEVBD Quarterly Digest Issue 4 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases, 2019-07-01)
      The Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (NEVBD) issues a quarterly digest featuring articles on the latest NEVBD-sponsored research programs, training events, and highlights of our regional partners