Scholarly presentations & symposia

(presenter, *undergraduate author)

  1. Haelewaters D, Pfliegler WP, Gorczak M, Pfister DH. Laboulbeniomycetes fungal ectoparasites of cockroaches: three-gene phylogeny and implications. Oral presentation, Evolution Annual Meeting, Portland OR. June 23-27, 2017
  2. Pfliegler WP, Haelewaters D, Báthori F, Zimmerman C-U, Tartally A. Rickia wasmannii, a fungal ectoparasite of Myrmica ants, is a single phylogenetic species based on ribosomal DNA. Poster presentation, 7th Central European Workshop of Myrmecology, Krakow (Poland). April 21-24, 2017.
  3. Albert M, Haelewaters D. The Boston Harbor Islands ATBI: Focus on Fungi. Boston Harbor & Islands Science Symposium, Northeastern University, Boston MA. April 12, 2017.
  4. Villarreal R, Haelewaters D, Kirschner R, Hofmann T, Bernal J. Estudios de Laboulbeniales en Chiriquí, Panamá. Poster presentation, Primer Congreso de Ciencia y Technología, Davíd (Panama). November 7, 2016.
  5. Haelewaters D, Page RA. Laboulbeniales fungal ectoparasites on bat flies in Gamboa, Panama. Poster presentation, STRI Science Symposium, Tupper Center, Ancón (Panama). October 26, 2016.
  6. Villarreal R, Haelewaters D, Kirschner R, Hofmann T, Bernal J Hongos asociados a insectos: un aporte al conocimiento de la biodiversidad. Poster presentation, XVI Congreso Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología, Ciudad de Panamá (Panama). October 19-22, 2016.
  7. Haelewaters D, Santamaría S, Pfister DH, Enghoff H & Reboleira ASPS. Laboulbeniales fungal ectoparasites on cave arthropods: remarkable models for ecology and evolution. Poster presentation, XXV International Congress of Entomology, Orlando FL. September 30, 2016.
  8. Haelewaters D, Pfliegler WP, Camacho JC, Page RA, Dick CW, Pfister DH. Laboulbeniales on bat flies: three independent origins of host associations. Poster presentation, MassMyco regional meeting, University of Massachusetts, Amherst MA. September 24, 2016.
  9. Cheeke TE, Branco S, Haelewaters D, Natvig DO, Maltz M, Cantrell Rodriguez S, May G. Diversity in the Mycological Society of America. Poster Presentation, Mycological Society of America Annual Meeting, Berkeley CA. August 8, 2016.
  10. Haelewaters D, Pfister DH. Molecular analysis reveals host-associated diversity in a microscopic fungal parasite. Oral presentation, Mycological Society of America Annual Meeting, Berkeley CA. August 2016.
  11. Haelewaters D. Visualization of microscopic fungal parasites through time: from line drawings to PPC-SRµCT. Poster presentation, Simmons Awards Symposium, Harvard Center for Biological Imaging, Cambridge MA. June 10, 2016.
  12. Haelewaters D. Ten years of research at the Boston Harbor Islands National Park. Session organizer and moderator, Northeast Natural History Conference, Springfield MA. April 23, 2016.
  13. Kappler L*, Albert M, Haelewaters D. A Fungal Biodiversity Inventory of the Boston Harbor Islands. Oral presentation, Northeast Natural History Conference, Springfield MA. April 23, 2016.
  14. Rykken JJ, Haelewaters D, Farrell BD, Albert M. Current state of the All Taxa Biodiversity Inventory (ATBI) project at the Boston Harbor Islands National Recreation Area. Oral presentation, Northeast Natural History Conference, Springfield MA. April 23, 2016.
  15. Haelewaters D, Wang TW*, Pfister DH. Current Laboulbeniales research: developing a model for parasite-host interactions and studying specialist fungi on cockroaches. Life Sciences Undergraduate Research Fair, Cambridge MA. November 12, 2015.
  16. Camacho JC, Heyde A, Bhullar B-A, Haelewaters D, Simmons N, Abzhanov A. Evolution by terminal addition generates diverse and adaptive skull shapes of phyllostomid bats. Oral presentation, North American Society for Bat Research 45th Annual Symposium, Monterey CA. October 29, 2015.
  17. Gorczak M, Pfliegler WP, Tartally A, Tischer M, Pfister D, Wrzosek M, Haelewaters D. Preliminary studies on molecular phylogeny of Laboulbeniales. Oral presentation, XVII Congress of European Mycologists, Madeira, Portugal. September 24, 2015.
  18. Haelewaters D, Shapiro-Ilan DI, Cottrell TE. Will dual fungal infections increase Harmonia axyridis mortality in natural populations? Oral presentation, Joint International Conference “Botany 2015”, Edmonton, Alberta (Canada). July 28, 2015.
  19. Haelewaters D, Pfister DH. Cryptic diversity in the Hesperomyces virescens species complex (Ascomycota, Laboulbeniomycetes, Laboulbeniales). Poster presentation, Joint International Conference “Botany 2015”, Edmonton, Alberta (Canada). July 27, 2015.
  20. Wang TW*, Haelewaters D, Pfister DP. Herpomyces chaetophilus, a new record of Laboulbeniales for North America. Oral presentation, New England Botanical Club 120th Anniversary Research Conference, Smith College, Northampton MA. June 6, 2015.
  21. Haelewaters D, Shapiro-Ilan DI, Cottrell TE. Will dual fungal infections increase Harmonia axyridis mortality in natural populations? Oral presentation, IOBC-WPRS Conference on Bornholm, Denmark. May 13, 2015.
  22. Baral H-O, Haelewaters D, Pärtel K. A new attempt to classify the families of the Helotiales. Poster presentation, Second International Workshop on Ascomycete Systematics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. April 22-24, 2015.
  23. Blackwell M, Haelewaters D. Laboulbeniomycetes: Alga? Worm? Fungus? Oral presentation, Second International Workshop on Ascomycete Systematics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. April 23, 2015.
  24. Haelewaters D, Park J*, Pfister DH. Hesperomyces virescens, species complex. Oral presentation, MassMyco regional meeting, Harvard Forest, Petersham MA. October 11, 2014.
  25. Wang TW*, Haelewaters D, De Kesel A, Pfister DH. Harvard cockroach hosts new record of Laboulbeniales. Poster presentation, MassMyco regional meeting, Harvard Forest, Petersham MA. October 11, 2014.
  26. Haelewaters D. Fungal functional traits in a changing world. Moderator, MSA Student Section-organized symposium, Mycological Society of America Annual Meeting, East Lansing MI. June 2014.
  27. Uehling JK, Lee S, Adams C, Maltz MR, Haelewaters D. MSA Student Section 2014 – Fungal functional traits. Poster presentation, Mycological Society of America Annual Meeting, East Lansing MI. June 2014.
  28. Haelewaters D, Zhao SY, De Kesel A, Pfister DH. The Laboulbeniales of the Boston Harbor Islands. Poster presentation, American Phytopathological Society and Mycological Society of America Joint Meeting, Austin TX. August 2013. Abstract: Phytopathology 103 (Suppl. 2): 54.
  29. Haelewaters D, Pfister DH. Two new species of Diphymyces (Laboulbeniales) from Borneo. Poster presentation, American Phytopathological Society and Mycological Society of America Joint Meeting, Austin TX. August 2013. Abstract: Phytopathology 103 (Suppl. 2): 54.
  30. Haelewaters D, De Kesel A, Pfister DH. Two new species of Laboulbeniales (Fungi, Ascomycota). Poster presentation, MassMyco regional meeting, Clark University, Worcester MA. October 27, 2012.