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Maternal Methylmercury (MeHg) Exposure through Rice Ingestion and Offspring Neurodevelopment: A Prospective Cohort Study

Dr. Sarah Rothenberg - Environmental Health Sciences Arnold School of Public Health U. South Carolina

 Dec 01, 2016 @ 11:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | 4-8820

Air Quality in Rochester Over the Past 15 Years: Trends and Current Status

Professor Philip Hopke - Professor Emeritus, Clarkson University; Adjunct Professor, UR Dept of Public Health Sciences

 Nov 15, 2016 @ 11:00 a.m.

 Helen Wood Hall | 1W-502

Air pollution and health: Science, policy and controversy

Arden Pope III, Ph.D. - Brigham Young University Department of Economics

 Nov 03, 2016 @ 11:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | 4-8820

Rare Diseases: Big Insights into Lung Development

Dr. Gail Deutsch - Seattle Children’s Hospital and University of Washington

 Oct 18, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

Genotoxic and Non-Genotoxic Mechanisms of Arsenic-Induced Immunotoxicity in Animal Models and Human Populations

Dr. Scott Burchiel - College of Pharmacy, University of New Mexico

 Oct 13, 2016 @ 11:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | 4-8820

Sources of Variation in GTEx Lung Tissue Expression Data

Dr. Matthew McCall - University of Rochester

 Oct 04, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

New Concepts in the Pathobiology of Chronic Bronchitis in COPD

Dr. Victor Kim - Temple University

 Sep 20, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | K-307 (3-6408)

The Toxicology PhD Program Presents

The Annual TOX Picnic

 Sep 10, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m.

  | Powder Mill Park

Manganese neurotoxicity: From worms to neonatal humans

Michael Aschner - Albert Einstein College of Medicine

 May 19, 2016 @ 11:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | 4-8820

PhD Thesis Defense: Specialized Pro-resolving Mediators Act on the Innate Immune System to Attenuate Pulmonary Inflammation

Amanda Croasdell - PhD Candidate

 May 10, 2016 @ 1:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 2-6408 (K-207)

The effects of ultrafine particulates from air pollution on the progression of Alzheimer’s disease

Denise Herr - PhD Candidate

 May 09, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Environmental Chemicals Promote Adipogenesis by Targeting THY1

E'Lissa Flores - PhD Candidates

 May 02, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Cellular Stress Induces Epithelial Barrier Changes through Modulation of Tight Junction Protein Localization

Timothy Smyth - PhD Candidate

 Apr 25, 2016 @ 12:30 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Dietary BPA and TBBPA Exposure in Tryptophan Catabolism

Jasmine Reed - PhD Candidate

 Apr 25, 2016 @ 12:15 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Evidence that Cellular Metabolism is Modulated by the Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor

Ashley Lopez-Chavez - PhD Candidate

 Apr 25, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Biodistribution of Gold Tracer Nanoparticles as a Model for Inhaled Ambient Ultrafine Particles in an Alzheimer’s Disease Mouse Model

Candace Wong - PhD Candidate

 Apr 18, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Mechanisms and Functions of Nrf2 Signaling in Aging and Stress Defense

Dirk Bohmann - Department of Biomedical Genetics, UR Medicine, Rochester, NY

 Apr 14, 2016 @ 11:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | 4-8820

Human Lung Fibroblasts Produce PPARγ Ligands: Endogenous Mediators with Pro-Resolving Potential

Shannon Lacy - PhD Candidate

 Apr 11, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Neurodevelopmental Disruption from Postnatal Exposure to Hyperoxia Followed by Exposure to Air Pollution

Keith Morris-Schaffer - PhD Candidate

 Apr 04, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Effects of Ultrafine Particulate Matter Air Pollution on Alzheimer’s Disease Pathology and Cognitive Decline

Katrina Jew - PhD Candidate

 Mar 28, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Epithelial barrier function: at the frontline of asthma and mucosal immunology

Steve Georas - Department of Medicine, UR Medicine, Rochester, NY

 Mar 24, 2016 @ 11:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | 4-8820

Toll-like Receptor 4 Signaling and Apoptosis Resistance in Radiation-Induced Pulmonary Fibrosis

Kelly Hanson - PhD Candidate

 Mar 21, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

The Role of the Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor in Ultraviolet Radiation Induced Immunomodulation

Sarah Phelan - PhD Candidate

 Mar 14, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Neuropathological Consequences of Gestational Exposure to Concentrated Ambient Fine and Ultrafine Particles in the Mouse

Carolyn Klocke - PhD Candidate

 Mar 07, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Regulation of Mitochondrial Function by Genotoxic Stress Response Pathways during Hyperoxia Exposure

Emily Resseguie - PhD Candidate

 Mar 02, 2016 @ 1:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 1-9576 (Case Method Room)

The effect of topically applied carbon nanomaterial on skin inflammation in a model of allergic contact dermatitis

Brian Palmer - PhD Candidate

 Feb 29, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Pulmonary Radiation Injury Induces Cellular Senescence and Persistent DNA Damage Associated with a Pro-Fibrotic Epithelial Response

Tyler Beach - PhD Candidate

 Feb 15, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Genetic Polymorphisms to Improve Mercury Exposure Assessments

Nil Basu - McGill University; Env Health Sci; Dept. of Natural Resource Sci, Host: M. Rand

 Feb 11, 2016 @ 11:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | 4-8820

Understanding the consequences of developmental alcohol exposure: in vivo imaging of neurons and microglia in the adolescent brain

Elissa Wong - PhD Candidate

 Feb 08, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Developmental exposure to MeHg inhibits myogenesis in Drosophila and C2C12 myoblasts

Lisa Prince - PhD Candidate

 Feb 01, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

The consequences of aryl hydrocarbon receptor activation during development on dendritic cell function during viral infection

Jessica Meyers - PhD Candidate

 Jan 25, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Is Childhood Obesity an Environmental Neurologic Disease

Robert Wright - Mt. Sinai Hospital, Depts. of Preventive Medicine; Pediatrics, Host: D. Cory-Slechta

 Jan 21, 2016 @ 11:00 a.m.

 Medical Center | 4-8820

Mechanisms of CD8+ T cell dysfunction caused by developmental activation of the aryl hydrocarbon receptor (AHR)

Christina Post - PhD Candidate

 Jan 18, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Lactate Dehydrogenase as a Therapeutic Target in Pulmonary Fibrosis

Jennifer Judge - PhD Candidate

 Jan 11, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)

Effect of Cigarette Smoke Exposure on Lung Epithelial Response to Influenza Virus

Parker Duffney - PhD Candidate

 Jan 04, 2016 @ 12:00 p.m.

 Medical Center | 3-6408 (K-307)