Savannah Volkoff

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Name: Savannah Volkoff
Date registered: September 11, 2013

Latest posts

  1. Daniel Brown wins McClellan-Green Award — September 25, 2014
  2. Christina Bear Reflects on visit to Duke! — September 18, 2014
  3. Laura Macaulay receives Otto Hutzinger Student Award — September 5, 2014
  4. ToxSeminar with Audrey Bone 9/5 — September 4, 2014
  5. ToxSeminar this Friday with Dr. Daniel Baden — August 25, 2014

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Sep 25 2014

Daniel Brown wins McClellan-Green Award

Dan on a Pumpkin

Congratulations to Daniel Brown, an ITEHP graduate student in Richard Di Giulio’s laboratory, who recently received the 2014 Pat McClellan-Green student travel award! Dan will be using the grant to attend the 2014 SETAC (Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry) Meeting in Vancouver. The title of his oral presentation is “Sublethal Embryonic Exposure to Complex …

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Sep 18 2014

Christina Bear Reflects on visit to Duke!

Christina collecting mummichogs from the Elizabeth River.
PC: Ranee Shenoi

Christina Bear, a high school student from Golden, visited Duke this summer and toured ITEHP labs to learn about environmental health and toxicology. Christina shares some photos and reflects on her experience.   Looking for the right balance of relaxation and summer learning as a rising high school junior can be quite the dilemma. I wanted …

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Sep 05 2014

Laura Macaulay receives Otto Hutzinger Student Award

Laura Macaulay, an ITEHP graduate student in Heather Stapleton’s laboratory, received the prestigious Otto Hutzinger Student Award at this year’s International Dioxin Conference in Madrid. Laura presented a talk on her Superfund research which focuses on early life exposure to 6-OH-BDE-47 and developmental effects mediated by THR. Please join us in congratulating Laura!

Sep 04 2014

ToxSeminar with Audrey Bone 9/5

   Audrey Bone, an ITEHP graduate student, will be presenting at ToxSeminar this Friday from Noon-1:30PM in Field Auditorium in the new Environmental Hall! Her talk is titled, “Incorporating Environmental Realism into Toxicity of Nanoparticles to Early Life Stage Fish.”

Aug 25 2014

ToxSeminar this Friday with Dr. Daniel Baden

Join us this Friday for ToxSeminar with Dr. Daniel Baden from UNC-Wilmington’s Center for Marine Science. Dr. Baden’s talk is titled, From Beach to Beside: Getting our Feet Wet in Translational Marine Science.  ToxSeminar is held every Friday from 12-1:30PM. New location: Duke’s Environment Hall, Field Auditorium

Jul 15 2014

EPA’s 2nd ToxCast Data Summit

US EPA will be hosting it’s second Data Summit for Beginning the dialogue about using new data to transform chemical safety evaluations.    September 29-30, 2014 EPA Research Triangle Park  Campus 109 T.W. Alexander Dr. Durham, NC 27711 For more information, visit this website.

Jun 16 2014

ToxSeminar with Sonja Brun

ToxSeminar this Thursday with Sonja Brun   Sonja Brun, a graduate student in the Pharmacology and Cancer Biology Dept. (Wechsler-Reya Lab, Sanford Burnham Medical Research Institute) will be presenting her ITEHP research this Thursday, June 19th. Her talk is titled Molecular Regulators of Stem Cell Fate and Tumor Development in the Cerebellum. The seminar is at …

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Jun 02 2014

Special Seminar this Friday

CMBear

Special ITEHP Seminar this Friday, June 6th with Christina Bear   Richard Di Giulio and the Integrated Toxicology and Environmental Health Program will be hosting a seminar on Friday, June 6th from 12-1PM in LSRC A158. The guest speaker will be Christina Bear, a high school student from Golden, Colorado. Christina and her brother, Eric, …

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May 01 2014

Lauren Wyatt wins Best Poster Award at Carolina SETAC!

Lauren Wyatt presents her poster to graduate students at CSETAC.

Lauren Wyatt wins Best Poster award at Carolina SETAC this past weekend!   Congratulations to Lauren Wyatt who received the award for Best Poster this past Saturday at Carolina SETAC (Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry) hosted by Clemson University. Lauren’s poster featured her research on the impacts of mercury exposure on developing C.elegans. She …

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Apr 23 2014

Seminar this Friday with Pauline Mendola

Pauline Mendola

This Friday, April 25th, Dr. Pauline Mendola joins us at Duke for ToxSeminar. Her presentation is titled, Complications of Pregnancy Associated with Asthma and the Impact of Poor Air Quality.  Seminar will begin at Noon in LSRC A247. You can only enter the building through the main entryway or through the B-wing.  

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