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Chemicals in Your Drinking Water: Exploring Real-Life Toxicology through a Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

By Brittany Karas, Stephanie Marco, Brian Buckley, Debra Laskin, and Lauren Aleksunes   Early introduction to research is pivotal to kindling student interest in fields such as toxicology and environmental health sciences. Of the contaminants in our environment, heavy metals have been relevant to human health historically, but have recently resurfaced as a cause for concern […]

Posted at 10:31 am October 20, 2016, in Members in the News

EOHSI’s own Judith Graber Ph.D. in the news: Rutgers Receives WTC Health Program Grant to Examine Head and Neck Cancers After 9/11 Terrorist Attacks

Dr. Judith Graber, assistant research professor at the Rutgers Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute (EOHSI), received a two-year, nearly $700,000 grant from the World Trade Center (WTC) Health Program, which is administered by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, part of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U01OH011322). The goal of […]

Posted at 2:27 pm October 10, 2016, in Seminars

Dr. Joanna Burger’s Biographical Profile Featured in December 2015 Issue of Risk Analysis

                                 Joanna Burger: Respect for All Living Things By Michael Greenberg and Karen Lowrie          

Posted at 8:17 am February 3, 2016, in Publications, Research Highlights, University News

Dr. Robert Laumbach: Environmental Degradation is Ravaging Minority Communities – Salon.com Article

CEED Community Outreach and Engagement Core Director and EOHSI’s own Robert Laumbach is featured in Robert Hennelly’s article published in Salon.com: “The racial justice issue that Americans must stop ignoring: Pollution” for his extensive work on the linkages between disease and environmental contamination. Click here to read the whole article.

Posted at 2:42 pm January 21, 2016, in Exposure Science News, Research Highlights, University News

Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. holds press conference at EOHSI World Trade Center Health Program clinic at Rutgers

December 21, 2015 Pallone was joined by first responders, survivors and Dr. Iris Udasin, Medical Director, EOHSI Clinical Center. in Piscataway. The World Trade Center Health Program at Rutgers’ Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences Institute (EOHSI) in Piscataway is treating over 4,800 responders or survivors.  It would have expired in 2016 if Congress did not […]

Posted at 10:35 am December 22, 2015, in University News

Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Highlighted in Upcoming Society of Toxicology Meeting

Congratulations to Lauren Aleksunes and collaborators Stephanie Marco, Laura E. Liang, Ragena Riley, Kimi Nakata, and Debra L. Laskin on this significant achievement. The abstract, Intensive Research Training Improves Undergraduate Student Scientific Competencies During a 10-Week Summer Fellowship, has been selected to be presented during the platform session Innovations in Toxicology Education on Wednesday Mar […]

Posted at 2:21 pm December 2, 2015, in University News

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Posted at 9:13 pm April 25, 2021, in Uncategorized

EOHSI Member Stuart Shapiro, Ph.D. contributed to The Hill: CDC guidance shows no easy answers on opening schools

Stuart Shapiro, Ph.D. contributed to The Hill: Vaccines halt and effective public policy (4/15/21) and CDC guidance on school openings (2/19/21) Professor Associate Dean of Faculty Rutgers Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy   February 19, 2021 -The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued guidance last week on the necessary […]

Posted at 11:32 am April 22, 2021, in Members in the News

EOHSI Member Howard Kipen, MD, MPH to present during National Public Health Week – April 5-8, 2021.

National Public Health Week – April 5-8, 2021 EOHSI Member Howard Kipen, MD, MPH among presenters during National Public Health Week (April 5-8, 2021): “Outside in: What do human experiments tell us about how air pollution hurts us” April 5, 2021 – 3:00 to 4:00 PM Registration is required to attend. Visit the National Public […]

Posted at 9:22 am March 31, 2021, in News, Seminars, Spring 2021

EOHSI Member Charles Weschler, Ph.D. among presenters and panelists during the National Academies of Science Engineering Medicine (NASEM) virtual workshop

Emerging Science on Indoor Chemistry and Implications: An Information-gathering Workshop EOHSI Member Charles Weschler, Ph.D. will present: “Indoor chemistry: overview of emerging research and discoveries” April 5, 2021 – 9:40 AM He will also be among the panelists during the Panel Discussion to Explore Research Needs and Data Gaps April 5, 2021 – 4:00 PM […]

Posted at 8:47 am March 31, 2021, in News, Seminars, Spring 2021