Environmental Toxicology


Environmental Toxicology Seminar Series

Winter Quarter 2017
Wednesdays, 12:10-1:00 PM in Chung Hall Room 142


Jan 6, 2017

12:00 pm

Sci Labs 1 Rm 301

 Dr. Dan Schlenk


Heiko L. Schoenfuss (St. Cloud State University)

Complex Mixtures, Complex Consequences:  Contaminants of Emerging Concern in the Great Lakes Watershed

See special time and location. Attendance is optional.

Jan 11  

David Eastmond (UC Riverside)

Evaluating a complex genotoxicity and carcinogenicity data set for relevance to in humans exposed through the diet:  Glyphosate as an example
Jan 18
Dr. Huiwang Ai

Joseph Beckman (Oregon State Univ.)

Agrochemical Hydrolyses: Using Environmental Chemistry to Break Trade Barriers for US Crops
Jan 25   TBA
Feb 1 Dr. Yinsheng Wang

Suzzane Pfeffer (Stanford Univ)

Title: to be announced
Feb 8  Dr. David Volz

Ashley Parks (So. Calif. Coastal Water Research Project)

Fate and effects of engineered nanomaterials in the marine environment
Feb 15 Sam Hinman

Matthew Lockett (UNC Chapel Hill)

3D Cell Cultures to Assess Invasiveness, Drug Sensitivity, and Estrogen Responsiveness in Breast Tissue and Tumor Models

Feb 17

12:00 pm

Sci Labs 1 Room 301



Anders Goksoyr (U of Bergen)

Polar bear ecotoxicology - establishing insight through toxicogenomic and ex-situ approaches

See special time and location. Attendance is encouraged but not required.

Feb 22 Dr. Roya Bahreini

Nga Lee (Sally) Ng (GaTech)

Oxidative Stress Induced by Atmospheric Particulate Matter (PM) : Results from Field and Laboratory Measurements
Mar 1   Jeff Perry (UC Riverside)
SUMO and Ubiquitin pathways, key components controlling genome stability and novel therapeutic targets for cancer and neurodegenerative diseases
Mar 8
Dr. Yinsheng Wang

Pengbo Zhou (Weill Cornell Medical College)

Proteolytic control of DNA repair, male reproduction and tumorigenesis
Mar 15  


 Co-sponsored by the NIEHS T32 Training Program in Environmental Toxicology

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