Research Not Communicated is Research Not Done

May 7, 2018 | Katy May

Melissa Marshall gave the keynote talk at this year’s ORIED Research Retreat on April 11 in Raleigh. Melissa is a faculty member in Penn State’s Department of Communication Arts & Sciences, and a founder of...

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Beer-Reviewed Science: You are what you eat (and drink)

January 28, 2018 | Katy May

This year, Beer-Reviewed Science will take place on the fourth Monday of the month at Oak and Dagger Public House. We kicked off 2018 with You are what you eat…and drink. Drs. Mike Cowley, Erin McKenney, and...

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DeWitt Speaks to DHHS Division of Public Health

December 13, 2017 | Katy May

In consultation with CHHE, the NC Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Division of Public Health has created a monthly seminar series that brings researchers from local universities in to discuss environmental health and...

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CHHE Fall Social

November 17, 2017 | Katy May

On November 16, members of CHHE gathered with community partners for our Fall Social. After a Center update from Director, Rob Smart, the three organizations that were selected for funding for the 2016-2017 Community Mini...

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2017 Community Mini Grants Awarded

October 10, 2017 | Katy May

This month, the COEC selected the next round of Community Mini Grant recipients. Sound Rivers, The Haw River Assembly, and Sustainable Sandhills will each receive $8,000 to address local environmental health issues in year-long projects. Topics include harmful algal...

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New Event Series: Beer-Reviewed Science

June 28, 2017 | Katy May

CHHE has started a new event series called Beer-Reviewed Science. It takes place on the fourth Monday of each month at Raleigh Brewing Company. The goal of Beer-Reviewed Science is to bring CHHE researchers and...

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CHHE Researcher Spotlight: David Aylor

June 24, 2016 | Katy May

What is your general field of study and how did you get here? I studied Environmental Science in college, focusing on ecology and evolutionary biology. I had an internship with the Nature Conservancy in Alaska,...

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Meet Catherine LePrevost, COEC Director

April 14, 2016 | Katy May

What is your general field of study and how did you get here? Toxicology and science education. While working on my Master’s degree I was doing bench (in the lab) research, when I was given the...

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CHHE Researcher Spotlight: Dr. Hong Wang

April 14, 2016 | Katy May

Ultraviolet radiation (UVR) can cause long-lasting damage to our bodies, like aging and skin cancer, but is it an equal-opportunity damager? How can we promote cell repair after UVR damage occurs? Hong Wang is a physicist...

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Meet Jane Hoppin, CHHE Deputy Director

April 2, 2016 | Katy May

What is your general field of study and how did you get here? I am an environmental epidemiologist interested in how chemicals in the environment affect our health. As a college student I was really...

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