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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Glimpse Into The Microbiome

October 23, 2016 | Gina Hilton

So what is all the buzz about the human microbiome?  In its simplest form, the microbiome is the community of microorganisms (called microbiota) that share our body space, including: bacteria, fungi, and archaea (single cell...

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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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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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