CHHE Call for Pilot Project Proposals

September 9, 2018 | Jackie

Due to inclement weather, the deadline for proposals has been extended to September 24th, 2018. The NC State University Center for Human Heath and the Environment (CHHE) is announcing its request for applications (RFA) for pilot...

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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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2nd Annual CHHE Symposium: Epigenetics, Environment and Human Health

December 4, 2017 | Jackie

The CHHE Second Annual Science Symposium will explore the importance of epigenetics in linking environmental exposures to human health and disease, covering the spectrum from fundamental biological mechanisms to novel therapeutic approaches. The Symposium will feature guest speakers at...

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CHHE Pilot Project – Request for Applications (RFA)

November 29, 2017 | Jackie

The NC State University Center for Human Heath and the Environment (CHHE) is announcing a new request for applications (RFA) for pilot project proposals for Spring 2018. The overarching objective of the Center for Human...

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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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Spring 2017 Pilot Project Awardees!

June 16, 2017 | Jackie

CHHE received 23 pilot project submissions during the 2017 Spring RFA.  We were able to award 12 outstanding proposals! Title: Construction of 3 Dimensional Paper Microfluidic Devices for Detection of Toxins Present in Water Supplies....

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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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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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Katy May appointed Interim Director for the COEC

August 31, 2016 | Jackie

Katy has spent the last year as COEC Project Coordinator, under the supervision of Catherine LePrevost. Although Catherine had to return to her teaching duties in the Department of Applied Ecology, she was instrumental in...

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