Environmental Toxicology


Environmental Toxicology Seminar Series

Spring Quarter 2019
Wednesdays 12:10-1:00 PM in Winston Chung Hall, Room 143




1 Apr.

Chem Sci Rm. 231

Wendy Hwang-Verslues  (Academia Sinica, Taiwan)

Mechanisms underlying breast tumorigenesis -- Old concepts, new stories


3 Apr.

Michele La Merrill  (UC Davis)

Do chemicals make it harder to burn calories? Mechanistic evidence that the persticide DDT and its metabolite DDE are obesogens


10 Apr.

 Weiying Jiang and Christopher DeMars (UC Davis)

Recent advances in Pesticide Human Exposure Assessment in California: Spatial Analysis, Computer modeling and Database use


17 Apr.

Yelda Serin (UCR, GradQuant)

Intruduction to R and its Capabilities


24 Apr.

Shuo Liu (Stanford Univ.)

METTL13 methylation of eEF1A increases translational output to promote tumorigenesis


1 May.

Patrick Allard  (UCLA)

Deciphering the mechanisms of memory of environmental exposure


8 May.

 Michael Gross (USGS)

Using Tissue Residues to Assess Exposure of Non-Target Organisms


15 May.

Joel Meyer (Duke)

Long-term effects of early-life mitochondrial toxicity in the context of genetic deficiencies


22 May

Jinyong Liu (UCR)

Chemical Destruction of Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances and the Structure-Activity Relationship


13 Mar.


[Note the SOT meeting is this week]


29 May

Hold For 1st Year Student Presentations


5 June

Hold For 1st Year Student Presentations

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

More Information

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

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Department Information

Environmental Toxicology Graduate Program
1140 Batchelor Hall

Tel: (951) 827-4116
Alt Tel: (800) 735-0717
E-mail: BSGSAC Graduate Student Advisor - etox@ucr.edu