Articles from October 2017

Barbara Okeke

Okeke, Uwimana, and Buranasudja receive Graduate College Post Comprehensive-Research Fellowships

These achievements are evident from a combination of outstanding academic performance in coursework, as well as early scholarly research activities.
Dustin May

May and Li awarded NRC Fellowships

The fellowships will provide support for Dustin May and Mengshi Li through the completion of their PhD studies.
Group photo of trip members in front of Joseph L. Block Middle School.

Students Work and Learn in the Community

Human Tox students visited East Chicago to support the outreach activities of the Iowa Superfund Research Program (ISRP). This included teaching an 8th science class about PCBs.
Title Slide for the EPA Risk Assessment Training and Experience (RATE) Course

Toxicology Students Participate in EPA Risk Assessment Course

Students received an EPA certificate at the end of the day-long course.
Tox Students at 20107 CSSOT Meeting

Students Present at Toxicology Conference

Students and faculty attended the 2017 Central States Society of Toxicology (CSSOT) Annual Meeting in Ames, Iowa.
Tox Students Get Together

Student Get Together

Students gathered to welcome new students and wish recent graduate Jaymie Voorhees good luck in her new position.
Measuring level of PCBs in a classroom

Human Toxicology Faculty Measure PCBs in Schools

A study by Dr. Hornbuckle and Dr. Thorne found airborne PCBs present in the classrooms of six schools they studied.
Aisle of Colgate toothpaste

Dr. Robertson in Quartz

Dr. Robertson provided the online new site with information on the antimicrobial Triclosan.
Eric Uwimana

Uwimana Awarded KC Donnelly Fellowship

With the fellowship, Eric will extern at the University of California-Davis and present his research at the SRP Annual Meeting.