Name: Savannah Volkoff
Date registered: September 11, 2013
Oct 31 2014
We’ve had a room change for next week’s (11/7) seminar with Daniel Brown. Please find us in the new Environment Hall, Room 2102. Same time! Questions: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Oct 27 2014
Congratulations to ITEHP graduate student Xiaoxing Cui for receiving 1st place in the student poster competition at the International Society of Exposure Science 2014 conference in Cincinnati, Ohio! Xiaoxing’s poster was titled, “Comparison of Free and Total Malondialdehyde as a Biomarker of Oxidative Stress.” There were over 40 students participating in the poster presentation competition …
Oct 09 2014
Don’t forget to register for this semester’s symposium! Low Dose Effects / Non-Monotonic Responses of Endocrine Disruptors When: Friday, October 24, 2014 at 8:30AM-4:00PM Where: Searle Center Lecture Hall, Seeley G Mudd Building, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC No cost to attend, but RSVP is required. Register here!
Sep 25 2014
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 …
Sep 18 2014
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 …
Sep 05 2014
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
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
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
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 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 …