Toxicology Students to Present at 2015 Jakobsen Graduate Conference


Two of our graduate students will give oral presentations at this year’s “17th Annual James F. Jakobsen Graduate Conference”, March 28th 2015, Iowa Memorial Union.

The Jakobsen Conference is an annual conference for University of Iowa graduate students, organized by fellow graduate students. It was established in 1998 through the generous contributions from the Jakobsen family, the Graduate College, and local businesses.

Miao Li and Eric Uwimana, two graduate students in the Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Human Toxicology and trainees in the Iowa Superfund Research Program (isrp), will present their research in the Oral Presentation 1 section, 1-2:15PM, in the Nebraska (room 335) room of the IMU.

Spreading Sickness: The Unhealthy Environment
Miao Li, Human Toxicology
Protein Adducts and Crosslinking Caused by PCB Quinoid Metabolites

Eric Uwimana, Human Toxicology
Nicotine Co‐treatment Alters the Disposition of 2,2',3,5',6‐Pentachlorobiphenyl (PCB 95) Following Sub‐Acute Treatment of Male Rats with Racemic PCB 95