Spring 2021 | Program Newsletter

Community partners weigh in on needs for interactive mapping tool
"NC ENVIROSCAN is being developed to provide community members, academic researchers and public health practitioners with a mapping tool to locate areas of concern in NC for toxic chemicals, social stressors and disease trends, as well as resources to help communities address these challenges." - Director Rebecca Fry, PhD. 
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Increasing efficiency of gut microbiome measurements

Project 3 published a paper on a new procedure for measuring 50 compounds related to gut-brain communication. 
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Public Health Action Committee advises CEC

Partners provide input on at-risk communities in North Carolina.
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UNC SRP Trainee Spotlight

NC State PhD student in Project 4, Hannah Peel, reflects on her experience sampling wells at the North Carolina Zoo and what experience in the field taught her.
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Diversifying STEM researchers

Antonio Baines, PhD, CEC leader Kathleen Gray, PhD, and RETCC leader Ilona Jaspers, PhD, are leading 21st Century Environmental Health Scholars, a program with a $516,000 grant from the National Institute for Environmental Health Sciences to diversify STEM undergraduate researchers.

Project 1 trainee receives Occupational and Public Health Paper of the Year award

The Society of Toxicology awarded Abhi Venkatratnam for his paper on the effects of arsenic on gene transcription. 

Awards and Presentations

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