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Environmental Factor, March 2013

NIEHS Spotlight

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Inside the Institute

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Calendar of Upcoming Events

  • Mar 05, NIEHS Executive Dining Room 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. — Receptor Mechanisms Discussion Group Seminar Series with Christopher Wingard, Ph.D., exploring “Metabolic Syndrome: Rho-Kinase Signaling and Erectile Dysfunction”
  • Mar 08 (Offsite event), Levine Science Research Center, Room A247, at Duke University 12:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m. — Integrated Toxicology and Environmental Health Program Seminar Series with Ilona Jaspers, Ph.D., addressing “Inhaled Pollutants and Host Defense: Studies From Right Under Your Nose”
  • Mar 10–14 (Offsite event), Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio — Society of Toxicology Annual Meeting and ToxExpo
  • Mar 15, Rodbell A 9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m. — Keystone Science Lecture Series, featuring Rusty Thomas, Ph.D., discussing “Incorporating New Technologies into Toxicity Testing and Chemical Risk Assessment: Moving From 21st Century Vision to a Data-Driven Framework.
  • Mar 19, Rodbell Auditorium 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. — 2013 Hans L. Falk Memorial Lecture with Julie Parsonnet, M.D., giving a presentation titled “Spirits in the Microbial World (or Who is Steering This Ship)?”
  • Mar 20, Keystone 1003AB 10:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m. — NTP Toxicology Branch presentation on “Excess Lifetime Cancer Risk Attributable to Complex Mixtures of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons. Can We Assume Response Additivity?” by Paul White, Ph.D.
  • Mar 21–22, Keystone 1003AB March 21 1:00-5:00 p.m.–March 22 8:30 a.m.-adjournment — NTP Peer Review of Draft Report on Carcinogens Monographs for 1-Bromopropane and Cumene
  • Mar 22, Rodbell Auditorium 1:30 p.m.–2:30 p.m. — Spirit Lecture, featuring Lydia Villa-Komaroff, Ph.D., discussing “A Life in Science: From Cloning to Cell Therapies”
  • Mar 27–28, Rodbell Auditorium 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m. — Training Directors’ Meeting
  • Mar 29, Keystone 1003AB 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. — NTP Tox21 Review conference
  • Mar 29 (Offsite event), Levine Science Research Center, Room A247, at Duke University 12:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m. — Integrated Toxicology and Environmental Health Program Seminar Series with John Groopman, Ph.D., speaking on “Biomarkers for Etiology and Prevention of Liver Cancer: Third Leading Cause of Global Cancer Mortality”

View More Events: NIEHS Public Calendar

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Science Notebook

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Extramural Research

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Intramural Research

Intramural papers of the month/news/newsletter/2013/3/dir/index.htm

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