Jun 052017
 

When: Wednesday June 7, 2017 from 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Locations: Interactive Conference at 2 Locations:

Rutgers University, School of Public Health, Room 3A/B, Piscataway, NJ

New York University, School of Medicine, Nelson Room, Sterling Forest, NY

Agenda:

2:00 – 2:20 – Registration

2:20 – 2:30 – Welcome (Neha Sunger, Chapter Treasurer)

2:30 – 3:00 –Tri-State Chapter Updates (Dr. Panos Georgopoulos, Chapter President)

  • Chapter Status and Elections
  • Paul J. Lioy Travel Award Announcement
  • ISES 27 th Annual Meeting in Durham, NC, USA

3:00 – 4:00 Keynote Presentations and Discussion (10-minute break between speakers)

Terry Gordon, PhD, Professor, Department of Environmental Medicine, New York University School of Medicine

Overview of current exposure science research projects at NYU and future directions.

Rosemary Zaleski, PhD, Distinguished Scientific Associate, Exposure Sciences Occupational and Public Health Division, ExxonMobil Biomedical Sciences, Inc.

Exposure science in industry: current applications and future directions.

4:00 – 5:00 Student Presentation

Graduate students at both sites are invited to present 1 slide each about their research interests, including any current projects. We look forward to hearing about your work and interests!

Registration for the meeting is encouraged. To register or for more information, please contact Melody Wren, PhD Candidate, Rutgers University at maw262@scarletmail.rutgers.edu

To find out more about the chapter please go to: http://isestristate.org/

 

Jan 282017
 

TriStateTW

We would like to congratulate our student travel award winners: Jiaqi Zhou and Sheila Tripathy. They both presented their posters at the ISES 2016 meeting in Utrecht, The Netherlands this past fall. Jiaqi’s poster was titled “Toddlers’ inhalation exposure to pyrethroids in homes,” and Sheila’s was titled “Outdoor Air Pollution and Brain Morphology in the Adult Health and Behavior II and Pittsburgh Imaging Project Cohorts.” Congrats to you both!

Oct 012015
 

shavonne2October 1, 2015: Shavonne Hylton, our 2014 Travel Award recipient, our 2014 ISES Tri-State Chapter Student Travel Award winner, successfully defended her Ph.D. thesis entitled “A tool to reduce uncertainty in risk charicterization: combining in vitro extraction methods and a cellular bioassay.”

Congratulations Shavonne – well done!