Poster Forum

CALS Poster Forum

The goal of this event is to showcase all research at CALS, including research done in academic departments and Extension, and to foster collaboration.

All UofA personnel (Faculty, Staff, Administrators, Postdocs, Students, etc.) welcome to attend. Snacks will be provided.

Date: March 23, 2018
Venue: ENR2 2nd Floor, Rooms S215 & S225
Time: 11 am to 1:30 pm

 

2018 Poster List:

By Number - By Presenter - By Faculty - By Unit

Abstracts

Title Faculty Presenter Area of Research Poster Number
The U.S. Mexico Transboundary Assessment Program in Arizona: Current and Future Efforts. Elia Tapia Villaseñor Elia Tapia Villaseñor Arid Lands Resource Sciences
#521
Acute Hepatopancreatic Necrosis Disease (AHPND): An Emerging Threat to Shrimp Industry Globally. Arun Dhar Fernando Aranguren Shrimp diseases
#6
Raramuri Criollo, a Cattle Breed Adapted to Semi-Arid and Arid Rangelands, which Produces High Quality Meat George Ruyle Flavie Audoin Grazing behavior, Diet selection and Meat characteristics of Raramuri Criollo Cattle
#9
Communication of Learning Objectives as Be Able To’s (BATs) in Introduction to Soil Science Rivka Fidel Rivka Fidel Scholarship of Teaching and Learning
#51
Adolescent and Peer Social Identities and Academic Outcomes among Latino Youth: The Role of Concordance in Peer Relations Melissa Delgado Melissa Delgado Family Studies and Human Development
#43
Enteropathogenic Escherichia Coli EspH-Mediated Rho GTPase Inhibition Results in Desmosomal Perturbations V.K. Viswanathan Jennifer Roxas Microbial Pathogenesis
#35
Establishing an Economic Threshold for Egyptian Alfalfa Weevil, Hypera Brunneipennis (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), in Low Desert Alfalfa Hay Ayman Mostafa Kyle Harrington Integrated Pest Management
#1
Integrating Entomopathogenic Fungi into IPM Program of Aphids in Arizona Alfalfa Ayman Mostafa Kyle Harrington Integrated Pest Management
#2
Insulin Signaling in Skeletal Muscle Strips from Intrauterine Growth Restricted Lambs Sean Limesand Rosa Icela Luna Ramirez Animal Science
#11
Biophysical and Vegetative Controls on Soil Carbon Dioxide Efflux in the Semiarid Southwest U.S. David Moore Matt Roby Ecohydrology; carbon and water dynamics
#16
Variability and Environmental Controls of Negative Soil CO2 Fluxes: Insights from a Large Scale Experimental Hillslope Laura Meredith Alex Cueva Ecosystem function
#19
Function of Plant Root Border Cells in the Phytoremediation of Soil Metal Contaminants. Martha Hawes Briauna Ramirez Rhizosphere
#22
Green Infrastructure Practices to Restore Urban Soils: Linking Soil Parameters and Microbial Communities Laura Meredith Juliana Gil-Loaiza Ecosystem genomics
#18
Clostridium Difficile Infection Surveillance In a Healthcare Setting: Strain Diversity And Identification of Novel Molecular Types (Ribotypes) Gayatri Vedantam Rachel Claus-Walker Microbiology
#34
Evaluating UAV and LiDAR Retrieval of Snow Depth in a Coniferous Forest in Arizona Willem van Leeuwen Willem van Leeuwen Remote sensing of snow
#15
The Effects of Wet-Dry Cycles on Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Southern Arizona Compost Sources Joseph Blankinship Savannah Perno Carbon Sequestration and Climate Change Mitigation/Adaptation
#21
Enteropathogenic E. coli Regulates Cell Death in Human Colonic Epithelial Cells through Manipulation of Host Apoptosis Pathways via Effector Proteins VK Viswanathan Ross Monasky Microbiology
#36
Neonicotinoid Residues in Honeybee Products in Arizona Ayman Mostafa Gadelhak Ahmed Honeybee Health
#56
Solutions to Desert Agriculture's Pressing Problems Paul Brierley Sonnet Nelson irrigation & soil salinity management
#63
Implementation of Integrated Pest Management in Elderly/Disabled Public Housing Facilities Shujuan (Lucy) Li Shujuan (Lucy) Li Integrated Pest Management
#4
Young Adults’ Psychological and Physiological Reactions to the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election Katharine Zeiders Katharine Zeiders Environmental Stressors and Psychological/Physiological Health
#42
Critical Pedagogy for College-going Culture with Latinx Students: Using Counterstory Methodology with a High School-University Service Learning Project Andrea Romero Danielle Macias Family Studies and Human Development
#50
The University of Arizona Insect Collection & CALS Insect Diagnostics: Additions and Advances Wendy Moore Gene Hall Entomology
#64
Bioaccessibility of Metaliferous Mine Tailings Robert Root Rob Root Contaminant mobility
#23
Potential Reservoirs and Occurrence in Irrigation Waters of Cyclospora Gerardo Lopez Daisy Alvarez Microbiology
#24
Symbiont-Modulated Metabolism in Steinernema Nematodes Patricia Stock Britt Peterson Host-Microbe Interactions
#12
Role of Hematopoietic Cell β-glucuronidase in Bone-Specific Activation of Osteoprotective Turmeric-Derived Dietary Polyphenols Janet Funk Andrew Kunihiro Dietary Bioactives and cancer
#28
Using Data and Data Visualization to Improve Equity in Program Participation Michele Walsh Violeta Dominguez Program Evaluation
#53
A New Approach to Biosecurity Education: 'Barn Smarts for Biosecurity: Tips for Keeping Your Horse Safe and Healthy' Betsy Greene Betsy Greene Horse Health and Welfare/Cooperative Extension
#10
Two novel Type Six Secretion Systems in the Entomopathogenic Bacterium Xenorhabdus Bovienii Impact Bacterial Competition, Motility and Biofilm Formation Patricia Stock Christine Bradshaw Microbiology
#40
The Regional Economics of Farm to School Programs in Southern Arizona Dari Duval Dari Duval Regional Economics
#46
Arizona Leafy Greens: Economic Contributions of the Industry Cluster Ashley Bickel Ashley Bickel Regional Economics
#55
Developing a Model of Type 2 Diabetes Care in Food Insecure Populations Melanie Hingle Eliza Short Diabetes Prevention and Management in Communities
#31
Zoonotic Exposure Assessment of Arizona Agriculture Operations Gerardo Lopez Kaitlyn Benally Microbiology
#25
Galleria Mellonella as a Complementary Model Organism to Study the Enteropathogenic E. coli Type 3 Secretion System Patricia Stock Isabel Forlastro Microbiology
#41
Collaborating with Backcountry Enthusiasts to Understand Pollinator Biodiversity and Phenology Across the Western USA Kathleen Prudic Kathleen Prudic Biodiversity, Butterfly, Citizen Science, Conservation, Data Science
#5
Comparison of the Air Accordion Photobioreactor with Conventional Bubble Column in the Mass Production of Haematococcus pluvialis and Arthrospira platensis Joel Cuello Chen-Han Shih Photobioreactor, Phycology
#59
Comparative and Population Genomics of Xylariaceae: Exploring the Roles of Endophytic Fungi in Lignocellulose Degradation, Nutrient Cycling, and Secondary Metabolite Production Jana U'Ren Jana U'Ren plant-microbe interactions, comparative genomics
#58
Associations between Depressive Symptoms, Coparenting, and Behavior Outcomes in Children with Previously Incarcerated Fathers Alexandria Pech Alexandria Pech Family and Human Development
#39
Cooperative Extension as a Model for Disseminating the Diabetes Prevention Program to Underserved Areas Vanessa da Silva Martina Sepulveda Community
#33
Oligofructose Alters Small Intestinal Microbiota to Improve Intestinal Nutrient-Sensing Mechanisms Frank Duca Eve Beauchemin Obesity
#30
Alternative Groundcovers and Low-Input Nativegrasses for the Southwest U.S.A Kai Umeda Worku Burayu Turfgrass Science
#57
Tribal Water Management and Risk-sharing Innovations Bonnie Colby Ryan Young Native American Water Rights
#45
Papillomavirus Niche Adaptation and Viral Cancer Risk Koenraad Van Doorslaer Koenraad Van Doorslaer Cancer Virology
#27
Arizona Experiment Station Facilities Will Host and Support your Research. Mitchel McClaran Mitchel McClaran field-based
#62
Arizona Agriculture Teachers’ Mathematical Content Knowledge; A Pilot Study Amber Rice Sarah McNall Social Science Quantitative
#49
Water Transactions: Innovations, Bargaining Power, & Recent Trends Bonnie Colby Rowan Isaaks Economics of Water
#44
Constructive and Destructive Conflict, Parenting, and Co-Parenting Alliance Olena Kopystynska Olena Kopystynska Marital (interparental) conflict, parenting, and co-parenting behaviors
#54
Effects of Temperature on Cardinium-Induced Cytoplasmic Incompatibility in a Parasitoid Martha Hunter Matthew Doremus Entomology and Insect Science
#7
Phymatotrichopsis Root Rot Management in Alfalfa Ayman Mostafa Worku Burayu Field Crops/IPM
#56
Living, not Dead Root Border Cells Release Extracellular DNA in Plant Defense Martha Hawes Fushi Wen Plant pathology and soil environment
#60
Evaluation of the eEficacy of a Feed Supplement (Beef Abate) in Attenuating the Effects of Heat Stress on Growing Steers Duarte Diaz Matthew Vander Poel Animal Nutrition
#8
Effects of in Vivo Exposure to Di-n-Butyl Phthalate on Ovulation, Fertilization, and Early Embryo Development in the Mature Superovulated Mouse Zelieann Craig Lindsay Rasmussen Reproductive Toxicology
#38
Aquatic and Riparian Connectivity in Arid Landscapes Larry Fisher Akanksha Sharma Ecology, GIS, Human Dimensions of Conservation, Aquatic and Riparian Ecosystems, Connectivity, Landscape Ecology
#20
Genome Biology – Pacbio Service Center Rod Wing Dave Kudrna Genomics
#61
Developing the Next Renewable Resources Extension Act Strategic Plan for 2018-2022 George Ruyle Barbara Hutchinson Cooperative Extension Programming
#47
Hyperinsulinemia and Insulin Resistance is a Result of Steatosis Induced Hepatocyte GABA Production and Release Benjamin Renquist Caroline Geisler Obesity/Diabetes Metabolism
#29
The usefulness of the Wellness School Assessment Tool (WellSAT) in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program – Education (SNAP-Ed) in Arizona Scottie Misner Lauren McCullough Evaluation
#52
Flavones Counteract Epigenetic Silencing of BRCA1 in Breast Cancer Cells With Activated AhR. Donato Romagnolo Micah Donovan Cancer Biology
#26
Application of Satellite Remote Sensing for Mapping and Monitoring of Saline Dust Emission Sources in the Urmia Lake Watershed in Iran Markus Tuller Mohaddese Effati Satellite Remote Sensing of Dust Storms
#14
Evaluation of Image Segmentation Methods Based on Synthesized Proxy Multiphase Porous Media Markus Tuller Mohaddese Effati Application of X-Ray Computed Tomography in Geosciences
#13
Constructing and Operating a Bicycle-Powered Seed Pelletizing Machine for Use in Gardening and Ecological Restoration Projects Elise Gornish Ashlee Simpson Ecological Restoration/Revegetation
#17
Adapting to Teach Climate Literacy Kerry Schwartz Betsy Wilkening Outreach Education
#48
Implementation Strategies to Support Physical Activity Licensing Standards in Early Care and Education Settings Katherine Speirs Katherine Speirs Obesity prevention
#32