Fall 2021 Seminar Series

Duke Integrated Toxicology & Environmental Health Program

Fall 2021 Seminar Series (ENVIRON 847-S/Pharm 847-S)

Fridays 12:00 – 1:15 p.m. Eastern Time

*Check back here later in the summer for details regarding in-person location and registration for virtual streaming options.*

Aug 27 Elizabeth R Hauser, PhD; Duke University School of Medicine: Biostatistics & Bioinformatics; Statistical Geneticist, Cooperative Studies Program Epidemiology Center – Durham, Durham VA Medical Center; Genetic Studies of Gulf War Veterans Illness

Sep 3 Shobhan Gaddameedhi, PhD; Dept. of Biological Sciences and Toxicology Program, Center for Human Health and the Environment, North Carolina State University; Environmental Regulation of Genomic Stability and Human Health through the Circadian Clock

Sep 10 Jeffrey Baker, MD, PhD; Professor of Pediatrics and the Practice of History; Director, Trent Center for Bioethics, Humanities, and History of Medicine; Duke University; John Schelp, MPA, Community Activist; A Tale of Two Cities: The History of Health and the Environment in Duke and Durham

Sep 17 José E Manautou, PhD, ATS Fellow; Dept. Head of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Assistant Dean for Graduate Education and Research, Professor of Toxicology, University of Connecticut School of Pharmacy; Functional characterization of multidrug resistance protein 4 (Abcc4) in the development of hepatic steatosis during compensatory hepatocellular proliferation

Sep 24 Cavin Ward-Caviness, PhD; Public Health and Integrated Toxicology Division, US EPA Public Health; Health Impacts of the Built Environment and Air Quality Through the Lenses of Epigenetics and Electronic Health Records

Oct 1 Jamie DeWitt, PhD, DABT; Dept. of Pharmacology & Toxicology, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University Brody School of Medicine; Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances: Emerging research for not so emerging contaminants

Oct 8 Charmaine DM Royal, PhD; Professor of African & African American Studies, Biology, Global Health, and Family Medicine & Community Health; Duke University; Environmental influences on sickle-cell disease outcomes

Oct 15 UPDATED 7/22/2021 Katelyn Holliday, PhD; Duke University School of Medicine: Family Medicine and Community Health; Title TBD

Oct 22 Chelsea M Rochman, PhD; Dept. of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology; Head of Operations & Science Programming and Application Lead; University of Toronto – St. George; The multi-dimensionality of microplastics – and how that influences their fate and effects in aquatic ecosystems

Oct 29   Duke Integrated Toxicology & Environmental Health Program (ITEHP) Alumni Symposium (separate registration required)

Nov 5 Zade Holloway, PhD; Postdoctoral Fellow, NIEHS; Paternal Factors in Neurodevelopmental Toxicology: Transgenerational Effects of Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC)

Nov 12 Heather Volk, PhD, MPH; Depts. of Mental Health and Environmental Health and Engineering, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University; Gene-environment interactions as risk factors for neurodevelopmental disorders

Nov 19 Trevor Hamilton, PhD; Dept. of Psychology, MacEwan University; Using behavioural neuroscience approaches to examine the sub-lethal impact of ecotoxicants in fish

This seminar series is supported in part by the National Institute Of Environmental Health Sciences of the National Institutes of Health under the Duke University Superfund Research Program (award P42ES010356) and the Duke University Program in Environmental Health (award T32ES021432). Seminar content is solely the responsibility of the speakers and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institutes of Health.

Pathway leading up to Grainger Hall on the Duke University campus