CHHE Seminar: May 9, 2013

May 7, 2013 | mcdesimo

“Endocrine Disruption by Bisphenol A: Getting to the Heart of the Matter” Scott Belcher, PhD,  University of Cincinnati Thursday, May 9, 2013   10:00AM Auditorium, Room 2104 Toxicology Building Centennial Campus...

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CHHE Seminar: June 6th, 2013

May 7, 2013 | mcdesimo

Poison in the Well: Exposure, Consequences and Remediation of Arsenic in Bangladesh Joseph Graziano, PhD Professor of Environmental Health Science Director, Columbia University Superfund Research Program Columbia University – Mailman School of Public Health June...

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CHHE Participates in Fracking Summit

January 17, 2013 | rcsmart

On October 2-3, 2012, the Research Triangle Environmental Health Collaborative, in partnership with the CHHE at NC State University and other agencies and organizations, sponsored a Health Summit entitled “Shale Gas Extraction Summit: Public Health Implications/Prevention”. The Summit was held at the North Carolina Biotechnology Center in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina and was attended by more than 150 individuals from count...

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NCSU Hosts Agricultural Health Study Stakeholder Meeting

July 31, 2012 | rcsmart

NC State University  and NC Cooperative Extension, in collaboration with the Agricultural Health Study Executive Committee, will host the 2012 North Carolina Agricultural Health Study (AHS) Stakeholder Meeting on Wednesday, August 15 at the NCSU...

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Michael C. R. Alavanja Seminar

July 3, 2012 | rcsmart

Dr. Michael C. R. Alavanja,  Dr.P.H. Senior Investigator, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, will be presenting a seminar entitled:  “Integrating Cancer Biology and Epidemiology to Identify Human Carcinogens in the Agriculture...

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CHHE funds 5 Pilot Projects for 2012

February 29, 2012 | rcsmart

Project 1 Title: Proteomic analyses of oxygenase expression in trichloroethylene (TCE) –degrading Mycobacteria PI: Michael Hyman, Professor, Department of Microbiology, CALS, NC State University Project 2 Title: Investigation of Potential Neurotoxicological Impacts Associated with Chronic...

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CHHE Develops New Ties with East Carolina University

February 29, 2012 | rcsmart

CHHE has partnered East Carolina University Brody School of Medicine (ECU). Dr. Chris Mansfield, PhD Professor, Department of Public Health in the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University and Director of the Center...

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Environmental Health Research Cluster Hire Awarded to CHHE

February 29, 2012 | rcsmart

The Chancellor’s Faculty Excellence Program is a cluster hire program that marks the first major initiative of the university’s 2011-2020 strategic plan, “The Pathway to the Future.” Starting in 2012, NC State will hire thirty-eight...

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CHHE Community Outreach and Engagement Produces Results

June 17, 2011 | oitdesign

Rural North Carolina residents recently received a great boost toward protecting their health from contaminated drinking water in their private wells from the Community Outreach and Engagement Core (COEC) of the CHHE at NC State...

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Solar Radiation and Skin Cancer

May 15, 2011 | oitdesign

Human skin is routinely subjected to DNA damage induced by solar radiation and UVB radiation is responsible for approximately one million nonmelanoma skin cancer cases in the U.S. each year making it the most common...

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