2018 CHHE Highlights

February 1, 2019 | Jackie

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Duke Energy playing games with coal ash testing in Cape Fear River, scientist says

October 2, 2018 | Jackie

Duke Energy’s assurance that the Cape Fear River is not contaminated by coal ash is being met with skepticism from some scientists. They say the Charlotte-based power company’s limited sample of surface water — in...

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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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Call for CHHE Pilot Project Proposals

August 23, 2018 | Jackie

The NC State University Center for Human Heath and the Environment (CHHE) is announcing its request for applications (RFA) for pilot project proposals for Fall 2018. Applications will be due on September 17, 2018. The...

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Cadmium Exposure Linked to Epigenetic Disruption at DNA Regulatory Regions

June 4, 2018 | Jackie

NIEHS-funded researchers identified hotspots in the human genome that are susceptible to epigenetic changes after cadmium exposure. Led by Michael Cowley, Ph.D., and Cathrine Hoyo, Ph.D., at the North Carolina State University Center for Human Health...

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Congratulations to our CHHE members!

May 8, 2018 | Jackie

  Congratulations to our CHHE members who were recently recognized with prestigious awards from the University. Matthew Breen, Chris Frey, Cathrine Hoyo, David Muddiuman, Coby Schal, and Fred Wright all received the Research Leadership Academy...

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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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Dr. Jeff Enders, Mass Spectrometrist Joins CHHE Systems Technology Core

December 22, 2017 | Jackie

Jeff will use state-of-the-art LC MS/MS techniques to conduct small molecule analyses and both discovery and targeted proteomics. In addition, ICP MS will soon be available in the CHHE Systems Technology Core. Jeff is available...

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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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