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May 9, 2020

Center for Human Health and the Environment Receives $7.6M Funding Renewal

NC State’s Center for Human Health and the Environment (CHHE) has been awarded a $7.6 million grant over five years to continue working to better understand environmental effects on human health. The grant… 

Mar 10, 2020

2019 CHHE Highlights

Mar 9, 2020

Connecting your World with your Health

For researchers in the Center for Human Health and the Environment, science is a community effort. When hundreds of residents of Durham’s McDougald Terrace public housing complex needed answers about… 

Feb 20, 2020

The Fourth Annual CHHE Symposium

Jan 31, 2020

Request for Pilot Project Applications ($25K Direct Costs)

NC State University’s Center for Human Heath and the Environment (CHHE) is announcing its request for applications (RFA) for pilot project proposals for Fall 2020.  Applications are due on February 28,… 

Jan 1, 2020

Congratulations Jane Hoppin!

Jane Hoppin, a professor in the Department of Biological Sciences, has been elected as a fellow of the prestigious Collegium Ramazzini, an international scientific society that examines critical issues in occupational… 

Dec 5, 2019

Molecular Toxicologist Smart Named Goodnight Distinguished Chair

The College of Sciences has named Rob Smart of the Department of Biological Sciences as the Goodnight Distinguished Chair in Molecular Toxicology. Smart is a prominent toxicologist who joined the NC State faculty in 1986.… 

May 17, 2019

Congratulations 2019 Spring Pilot Project Awardees!

Title: Assessing the Consequences of Inhalation Exposure to GenX on the Pulmonary Immune Response of Mice to Allergens and Microbial AgentsPI: James Bonner, Dept of Biological Sciences, NCSUCo-Is: Jamie DeWitt,… 

Feb 1, 2019

2018 CHHE Highlights

Oct 2, 2018

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

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…