Toxicology Training Program Annual Retreat
8:30am Continental Breakfast
9:10am Workshop 1: Derek Crowe, MS - "Communication design for scientific posters"
10:10am Workshop 2: Rebecca Block, MS - "Your wellness: An essential ingredient for success"
11:15am Keynote Address: Kenneth Olden, PhD - "Social determination of health as targets in precision medicine"
Former NIEHS & NTP Director
2:00pm Platform Presentations:
- Connor McGuire, MS - "Xenopus laevis as an innovative experimental organism for the effects of thyroid disrupting chemicals on immune development"
- Mackenzie Palmer, MS - "Involvement of lactate signaling in macrophage polarization during radiation-induced pulmonary fibrosis pathogenesis"
- Michael Ayers, MS - "Common and heritable epigenetic changes resulting from environmental oxidative stressors"
- Christina Post, MS - "Binary and quaternary mixtures of perfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) differentially affect the immune response to influenza A virus infection"
4:30pm Poster Sessions 1
5:30pm Poster Sessions 2
6:30pm Dinner, Games, & Awards