Savannah Volkoff

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Name: Savannah Volkoff
Date registered: September 11, 2013

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  1. EPA’s 2nd ToxCast Data Summit — July 15, 2014
  2. ToxSeminar with Sonja Brun — June 16, 2014
  3. Special Seminar this Friday — June 2, 2014
  4. Lauren Wyatt wins Best Poster Award at Carolina SETAC! — May 1, 2014
  5. Seminar this Friday with Pauline Mendola — April 23, 2014

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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.

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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Special Seminar this Friday


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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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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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.  

Ram Ramabhadran, Ph.D. (USEPA) joins us this Friday for ToxSeminar


Ram Ramabhadran, Ph.D. US EPA (retired) Dr. Ramabhadran joins us for ToxSeminar this Friday, April 11th at Noon. His talk is titled, Tox 21 in the Rearview Mirror: Climbing Everest with Sandals. We are looking forward to Dr. Ramabhadran’s visit and hope you can join us.    

Paul J. Lioy visits Duke for ToxSeminar


    Dr. Paul Lioy from Rutgers University will be visiting Duke University on Friday, April 4th. His talk is titled, Exposure Science: The Other Half of Environmental and Human Risk Assessment, and will be presented in LSRC A247 at Noon. This talk is co-sponsored by CEINT and Pratt School of Engineering.  

Seminar with Dr. Chuan-Yuan Li on 3/28

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Dr. Chuan-Yuan Li will be speaking at ToxSeminar this Friday, March 28, at Noon. Dr. Li is a faculty member in the ITEHP as well as the Departments of Dermatology and Pharmacology & Cancer Biology. The talk is titled, Unexpected Roles of Caspases in Stem Cell Regulations, Carcinogenesis, and Cancer Treatment.  We hope to see you …

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Spring Symposium Recap

Edward Levin, Ph.D.

On March 7th, ITEHP co-hosted the Spring 2014 Symposium, Cognitive Impairment Caused by Developmental Neurotoxic Exposure: Mechanisms, Consequences and Therapeutic Treatment, at the Searle Center. All images are courtesy of Steve McCaw, NIEHS.         Susan Murphy, Ph.D., welcomes guests to the Spring 2014 Symposium, which was hosted by Duke’s Integrated Toxicology and Environmental Health …

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Genetics and Environmental Mutagenesis Society Spring Meeting

Genetics and Environmental Mutagenesis Society GEMS Spring Meeting – April 28, 2014 U.S. EPA, RTP Campus Auditorium   THE CARCINOGENICITY OF OUTDOOR AIR POLLUTION                In October 2013, the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), a specialized agency of the World Health Organization (WHO), evaluated outdoor air pollution and particulate matter as a Group …

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