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Monday, July 22, 2013


      All Day                   Registration                                        Grand Palm Colonnade

      7:00 –10:00 a.m.   Poster Board Set Up                            Pavilion

      10:45 am ΰ          Exhibition & Posters                            Pavilion

      7:15 – 8:15 am      Early Morning Coffee                         Grand Palm Colonnade


      7:15 – 8:15 am      Waters Breakfast Seminar                Tarpon Key

V-2                  A Novel Mass Screening Solution Based on Using UPLC-Qtof-MS and Automated Data Processing for the Detection of Pesticide Residues in Food

                        Richard Fussell, Food and Environment Research Agency, Sand Hutton, York, UK



      8:30 – 10:45 am    Opening Oral Session:                       Ballrooms

                                    Past, Presence, and Future of Contaminant Analysis

                                    Moderator: Katerina Mastovska (Covance Laboratories, WI, USA)


      8:30 – 8:50 am      FLAG Works/President, Organizing Committee


      8:50 – 9:15 am      George Fong – Florida Dept. of Agriculture - retired, FL, USA

      O-1                        On the 50th Anniversary of FPRW ( Florida Pesticide Residue Workshop): A Forum of Residue Analysts in the Past Half Decade


      9:20 – 9:45 am      David Klein FPRW Past, Present and Future – Texas Tech University, TX, USA &

                                    Marc Engel FPRW Past, Present and Future– Florida Dept. of Agriculture and Consumer Services, FL, USA

O-2                        FPRW Past, Present and Future


      9:50 – 10:15 am    Johannes Corley, L. Kunkel, and Jerry J. Baron - IR-4 Headquarters, NJ, USA

      O-3                        The IR-4 Project, 50 Years of Service to U.S. Growers and Consumers


      10:20 – 10:45 am  Yukiko Yamada – Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Japan

      O-4                         Japan's So-called “Positive List” of Pesticide and Veterinary Drug Residues, and Related Issues                       


      10:45 – noon         Exhibition Opening                                         Pavilion


      11:00 – noon         Poster Session A:                                           Pavilion

                                    Authors of odd poster numbers present                     


      12:15 – 1:15 pm    Agilent Technologies Lunch Seminar          Tarpon Key

            V-3                  An Introduction to ‘Target Deconvolution’ – A Powerful New Feature of Agilent’s

                                    Mass Hunter Quantitative Software

Chris Sandy, Agilent Technologies UK Ltd, Winnersh, Berkshire, UK                        

            and                  Implementation of Modified QuEChERS Techniques for Modern Applications

Derick Lucas, Agilent Technologies, Wilmington, DE, USA         


      1:30 – 3:10 pm      Oral Session 2:                                               Ballrooms

                                    Recent and Emerging Contaminant Issues 

                                    Moderator: Steven Lehotay (USDA-ARS, PA, USA)


      1:30 – 1:50 pm      Jana Hajslova, Jana Pulkrabova, Kamila Kalachova, Ondrej Lacina, and Lucie Drabova – Institute of Chemical Technology, Czech Republic 

      O-5                        Analysis and Occurrence of Emerging Halogenated Contaminants in Food


      1:55 – 2:15 pm      Thierry Delatour – Nestlι Research Centre, Switzerland

O-6                        Analytical Methods to Address Chemical Emerging Issues from Early Management to Crisis Situation: An Industrial Perspective


2:20 – 2:40 pm      Richard Fussell, Monica Garcia-Lopez, David Mortimer, Stuart Wright, Monika Sehnalova, Chris Sinclair, Alwyn Fernades, and Matthew Sharman – Food and Environment Research Agency, UK and Food Standards Agency, UK

O-7                        An investigation into the Potential Uptake of Environmental Contaminants into Food: Real Scenarios


      2:45 – 3:05 pm      Michelangelo Anastassiades, Julia Hepperle, Daniela Roux, and Anja Barth – EU Reference Laboratory for Pesticide Residues requiring Single Residue Methods, Chemischen und Veterinδruntersuchungsδmter (CVUA), Germany

      O-8                        Factors Affecting the Extractability of Incurred Pesticides


      3:10 – 3:55 pm      BREAK (Exhibition & Posters)                         Pavilion


      3:55 – 5:05 pm      Oral Session 3:                                               Ballrooms

                                    Veterinary Drug Analysis

                                    Moderator: Perry Martos (University of Guelph, ON, Canada)


      3:55 – 4:15 pm      Steven Lehotay and Alan Lightfield – Agricultural Research Service, USDA, PA, USA

      O-9                        Assessment of False Positives and False Negatives in the Multiclass, Multiresidue Analysis of Veterinary Drugs in Animal Tissues by UHPLC-MS/MS


      4:20 – 4:40 pm      Simon Hird, Jonathan Guest, Richard Ginn and George Stubbings – Food and Environment Research Agency, UK

O-10                      Implementing Multi-Residue Methodologies for Monitoring Residues in Foods using LC-MS(/MS)


4:45 – 5:05 pm      Mary Carson, Sean Conklin, Nohora Shockey, Kevin Kubachka, Karyn Howard – US FDA Center for Veterinary Medicine, US FDA Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, and US FDA Forensic Chemistry Center, USA

      O-11                      Development of an IC-ICP-MS Method to Determine Inorganic Arsenic in Liver from Chickens Treated with Roxarsone


6:00 pmΰ             Social Event: Celebration of 50th Anniversary                   



Tuesday, July 23, 2013


      All Day                   Registration                                                    Grand Palm Colonnade

      All Day                   Exhibition & Posters                                        Pavilion

      7:15 – 8:15 am      Early Morning Coffee                                     Grand Palm Colonnade


      7:15 – 8:15 am      AB SCIEX Breakfast Seminar                         Tarpon Key

            V-4                  Enhancing Routine Food Testing Beyond MRM:  Using QTRAP and TripleTof to

Improve Sensitivity, Overcome Matrix Interferences, and Provide Better Confidence in Results

Andrι Schreiber, Senior Specialist, Technical Marketing, Small Molecule Product Management, AB SCIEX, Concord, ON, Canada


      8:30 – 10:30 am    Oral Session 4:                                               Ballrooms

                                    Pesticide Registration Process – Panel Discussion

                                    Moderator: Johannes Corley (IR-4, NJ, USA)


O-12                      (1) New Pesticide Development – Lesley Czochor (DuPont, DE, USA)

(2) Pesticide Registration Studies – Thomas Gould (Bayer CropScience, USA)

(3) Field Trials and Crop Grouping – Johannes Corley (IR-4, NJ, USA)

(4) Pesticide Tolerance Setting in the USA – Michael Doherty (US EPA, USA)

(5) Codex MRL Setting and Harmonization – Yukiko Yamada (MAFF, Japan; JMPR)  


      10:30 – noon         Exhibition & Posters                                        Pavilion


      11:00 – noon         Poster Session B:                                           Pavilion

                                    Authors of even poster numbers present                 


      12:15 – 1:15 pm   UCT Lunch Seminar                                       Tarpon Key

            V-5                  The Chemistry of QuEChERS: Theory, Method Development and Applications

Brian Kinsella and Michael Telepchak, UCT, Bristol, PA, USA



      1:30 – 3:10 pm      Oral Session 5:                                               Ballrooms

                                    State-of-the-Art Tools in Contaminant Analysis

                                    Moderator: Brad Barrett (AB Sciex, MA, USA)


      1:30 – 1:50 pm      Perry Martos and Nick Schrier – University of Guelph, ON, Canada

      O-13                      Identification of Unexpected Contaminants in Veterinary Practice


      1:55 – 2:15 pm      Hans Mol, Ruud van Dam, Paul Zomer – RIKILT – Institute of Food Safety, The Netherlands

O-14                      Direct MS Detection of Residues, Contaminants and Adulterants in the Food Chain


      2:20 – 2:40 pm      Sherri Turnipseed, Jack Lohne, Wendy Andersen, Joseph Storey, Susan Young, Justin Carr, and Mark Madson – US FDA Denver Federal Center and Denver Laboratory, CO, USA

      O-15                      Challenges in Implementing HRMS Screening for Veterinary Drug Residues in a Regulatory Laboratory


      2:45 – 3:05 pm      Mark Crosswhite, Ghislain Gerard, and Walter Hammack – Florida Dept. of Agriculture and Consumer Services, FL, USA

O-16                      Triumphs and Challenges of High-Resolution Mass Spectrometry in Comprehensive Pesticide Residue Screens


      3:10 – 3:45 pm      BREAK (Exhibition & Posters)                         Pavilion


      3:45 – 5:00 pm      Forum on Mass Spectrometry                      Ballrooms

                        Moderator: Walter Hammack (Florida Dept. of Agriculture and Consumer Services, FL, USA)


      5:05– 6:00 pm       Organizing Committee Meeting                   Ballrooms


      6:45 – 7:45 pm      Perkin Elmer Evening Seminar                     Tarpon Key

            V-6                  Accurate and Rapid Screening of 130 Pesticides in Lettuce using UHPLC-TOF

Jesse Hines, Perkin Elmer, John’s Creek, GA, USA


      8:00 pm ΰ            Night Beach Volleyball Game                         On the Beach



Wednesday, July 24, 2013


      Until noon             Registration                                                    Grand Palm Colonnade

      Until noon             Exhibition & Posters                                        Pavilion          

      7:15 – 8:15 am      Early Morning Coffee                                     Grand Palm Colonnade


      7:15 – 8:15 am      Bruker Corporation Breakfast Seminar                   Tarpon Key

            V-7                  Faster Data-to-Report with Reduced Errors and Greater Data Integrity via

                                    Exception Based Reporting and PACER Software

Jim Edwards, Bruker Corporation, Fremont, CA, USA


      8:30 – 10:30 am    Oral Session 6:                                               Ballrooms

                                    Updates from Government Laboratories

                                    Moderator: Sherry Garris (South Carolina Dept. of Agriculture, SC, USA)


      8:30 – 9:00 am      Jo Marie Cook – Florida Dept. of Agriculture and Consumer Services, FL, USA

O-17                      Florida ’s 2013 Chemical Residue Program in Review


9:00 – 9:20 am      Brian Eitzer, Walter Krol, Terri Arsenault, Jason White, Ellen Sloan  – The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station and The Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection, CT, USA

O-18                      Pesticide Residues in Produce:  The Connecticut Market Basket Survey


      9:20 – 9:40 am      Jona Verreth, Angela Schaner, Heidi Hickes – Montana Department of Agriculture, MT, USA

O-19                      Montana ’s Program for Monitoring Trace Level Pesticides in Groundwater


      9:40 – 10:00 am    Ping Wan – Office of Indiana State Chemist, IN, USA

      O-20                      2012 Indiana’s bee kill investigations: Field observations, sampling and pesticide residue analysis


      10:00 – 10:05 am Yoko Johnson – Minnesota Department of Agriculture, MN, USA

Introduction of a New Information Resource for Pesticide Residue Chemists


      10:05 – 10:30am   Panel discussion  


      10:30 – noon         BREAK (Exhibition & Posters)                         Pavilion                                               


      12:15 – 1:15 pm    Phenomenex Lunch Seminar                                    Tarpon Key

            V-8                  Recent Rapid Response Laboratory Projects: New Methods to Address Emerging

                                    Food Safety Issues Including the Recent Phenybutazone Alert

Serena Lazzaro, Phenomenex, Torrance, CA ,USA and Andrι Schreiber, AB SCIEX, Concord, ON, Canada



      1:30 – 3:10 pm      Oral Session 7:                                               Ballrooms

                                    Cream of the Crop Technical Talks 

                              Moderator: Brian Eitzer (The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station, CT, USA)


1:30 – 1:50 pm     Robert Sheridan, Jenifer Kemnah, Kristen Hafler, and Thomas Tarantelli – New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets, NY, USA

O-21                     Two Current Topics of Food and Feed Contamination:

Identification and Quantification of 6 Illegal Antibiotics in Chinese Chicken Jerky Dog Treats and the Identification of Illegal Colors in Various Food Products


1:55 – 2:15 pm     Robert Voyksner, Jerry Zweigenbaum, and Jennifer Sealey-Voyksner – LCMS Limited, NC, USA and Agilent Technologies, DE, USA

O-22                      Moving Food Safety to Peptides: New Approaches using LC-MS for the Detection of Plant Allergens


2:20 – 2:40 pm      Anthony Macherone – John Hopkins University, MD, and Agilent technologies, DE, USA

O-23                      Environmental Analysis and the Exposome Phase I: Chemical Cartography using GC/Q-TOF Mass Spectrometry


2:45 – 3:05 pm      Marc Engel – Florida Dept. of Agriculture and Consumer Services, FL, USA

O-24                      Can Oyster Harvest Areas Be Identified By Their Cadmium- Lead Signature?  


      3:10 – 3:30 pm      BREAK  


      3:30 – 4:30 pm      Oral Session 8:                                               Ballrooms

                                    National and Global Regulatory Challenges          

                                    Moderator: Katerina Mastovska (Covance Laboratories, WI, USA)


      3:30 – 3:55 pm      Sarah McMullen and Carl Sciacchitano – US FDA, Office of International Programs, MD, USA

O-25                      Moving Forward Together To Enhance Global Product Safety: A Laboratory Perspective


4:00 – 4:25 pm      David Acheson – Leavitt Partners, UT, USA

O-26                      Understanding the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) in Relation to Chemical Risks


      4:30 – 5:00 pm      Closing (Poster Award)                                 Ballrooms



      5:05 – 5:55 pm      International Forum                                      Ballrooms

                                    Discussion forum on FSMA and international harmonization

                                    Organizers: Sarah McMullen and Carl Sciacchitano, US FDA


      6:00 – 7:00 pm      Thermo Evening Seminar                             Tarpon Key

            V-9                  Simplifying Productivity in Pesticides Analysis – The Very Latest Developments in

GC and LC Triple Quadrupole MS Technology for Routine Screening and Quantifying Pesticides in Complex Samples

Paul Silcock, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Manchester,  UK and Dipankar Ghosh, Thermo Fisher Scientific, San Jose, CA