CHHE Researchers find evidence flame retardants accumulate in placenta; Obtain NIH funding to further investigate possible health effects.

September 27, 2017 | Jackie

Baldwin KR, Phillips AL, Horman B, Arambula SE, Rebuli ME, Stapleton HM, Patisaul HB. Sex Specific Placental Accumulation and Behavioral Effects of Developmental Firemaster 550 Exposure in Wistar Rats. Sci Rep. 2017 Aug 2;7(1):7118. Flame retardants can bioaccumulate...

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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 Social

May 12, 2017 | Jackie

CHHE Members Please mark your calendars for the upcoming CHHE Social on May 17 at 4 pm in the Toxicology Building.  From 4- 5 we provide some CHHE updates, 2016 highlights and introduce the new interest groups and...

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2016 Center Highlights

April 1, 2017 | Jackie

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CHHE Held its First Annual Science Symposium

February 16, 2017 | Jackie

CHHE held its first annual science symposium on February 16th, 2017 at the James B. Hunt Library. The event, “Toxic Metals – From Exposures and Model Systems to Human Populations,” was designed to bring center...

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2016 New Members

January 3, 2017 | Jackie

2016 brought us 14 new members, this brings the CHHE to a total of 89 members! Full Membership Belinda Akpa, Dept. of Molecular Biomedical Sciences, NCSU Delores Grant, Dept. of Biological & Biomedical Sciences, NCCU...

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Toxic Metals – From Exposures and Model Systems to Human Populations

January 2, 2017 | Jackie

First Annual CHHE Science Symposium When: Thursday, February 16, 2017 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Where: Duke Energy Hall Rm 2110A/B James B. Hunt Jr. Library North Carolina State University Dr. Linda Birnbaum, Director of...

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NIH Grants Received by CHHE Members in 2016

January 1, 2017 | Jackie

Congratulations to our CHHE members that received NIH grants in 2016! 2/2016-1/2018 NIEHS-5R21ES025374-01A1 Environmental Pesticide Exposure and Respiratory Outcomes in Women and Children Co-PI’s J.A. Hoppin and B. VanWendeldeJoode, Co-I’s A. Mora, B. Reich, C....

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Database Helps Researchers Connect Exposures to Health Effects, Compare Diseases for Treatment

October 4, 2016 | Jackie

Two new studies from a group at North Carolina State University give researchers new strategies for connecting environmental exposures to human health effects. The Comparative Toxicogenomics Database (CTD) is a public database that manually curates...

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Research Leadership Academy

September 14, 2016 | Jackie

Congratulations to Chris McGahan and Trudy Mackay who were recently elected to NC State’s Research Leadership Academy! The Research Leadership Academy was established in FY2016 to promote a culture of research leadership at NC State....

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