CHHE Hosts Specific Aims Workshop

October 21, 2015 | rcsmart

The Career Development Core of the CHHE held a Specific Aims Workshop for members on Monday, October 19th at 3:30PM Toxicology Auditorium. Dr. Christine McGahan (Core Director) gave a 20-30 minute presentation by followed by discussion/question and...

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Bonner Awarded NIEHS/NSF International Grant

October 2, 2015 | rcsmart

Jamie Bonner was awarded a grant co-funded by NIEHS and NSF (administered through NSF).  The grant will begin on Nov. 1st and will provide $320K for 3 years as part of the US-Euro Sustainable Initiative for Innovative...

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CHHE Hires COEC Project Coordinator

September 29, 2015 | rcsmart

Katy May, originally from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, comes to CHHE with a background in social science and community-based management of environmental issues. After earning her Master’s Degree in Environmental Management from Duke University, Katy spent the...

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CHHE Hires Bioinformatician

September 28, 2015 | rcsmart

Dereje Jima, the newly hired CHHE Bioinformatician, is located in room 1104G in the CHHE Office Suite in the Toxicology Building, please stop by and introduce yourself and discuss your bioinformatics needs! Dereje has more...

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Faculty from University of Adelaide and CHHE Meet to Develop Collaborations Involving Fetal Origins of Adult Disease

September 23, 2015 | rcsmart

Researchers at the Robinson Research Institute at University Adelaide, Australia have had a long standing interest in the fetal origins of adult disease, an important research topic shared by several members of CHHE.  On Sept...

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“Lead Exposure during Early Human Development and DNA Methylation of Imprinted Gene Regulatory Elements in Adulthood”

August 27, 2015 | Jackie

A team of researchers led by North Carolina State University CHHE biologists Cathrine Hoyo and Randy Jirtle have found links between lead exposure in children and epigenetic alterations in regulatory regions of genes that are...

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CHHE Funds 6 Pilot Projects

August 12, 2015 | Jackie

CHHE received 26 pilot project applications from investigators at NC State, North Carolina Central University and East Carolina University.  Six highly ranked pilot projects were selected for funding.  The successful pilot project applicants were from...

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CHHE NIH Biosketch Workshop

August 6, 2015 | rcsmart

Out with the old and in with the new.  NIH has adopted a new biosketch format for all grant applications.  CHHE is hosting a workshop with librarian Kris Alpi to help you create your new...

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2015 Pilot Project Awards

July 16, 2015 | Thi Duong

Project 201501 Title: Systems toxicology in genetically diverse mouse cells PI: David L. Aylor, Dept. of Biological Sciences, NCSU Co-I: Michael S. Bereman, Dept. of Biological Sciences, NCSU Project 201502 Title: Establishment and implementation of...

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CHHE highlighted in NIEHS Environmental Factor

June 23, 2015 | rcsmart

NC State’s environmental health sciences research and the Center for Human Health and the Environment are highlighted in the June 2105 issue of the Environmental Factor, the monthly newsletter of the NIEHS.  Two new EHS...

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