The Division of Environmental Health Sciences is pleased to welcome our new faculty member, Marizen R. Ramirez, PhD.
Silvia Balbo, Assistant Professor in the Division of Environmental Health Sciences, was recently awarded the 2016 Hogan Lovells Award for research in Medicine, Biosciences and Cognitive Science from the Italian Scientists and Scholars of North America Foundation (ISSNAF). ISSNAF grants specific focus to early stage investigators working in North America whose commitment to their discipline of study is innovative, impactful and honors their country of origin.
Balbo was one of three finalists selected to present their work at the 2016 ISSNAF Annual Event at the Italian Embassy in Washington DC. Her presentation was entitled “DNA adductomics for the investigation of the exposome.”
Dr. Susan Arnold, Assistant Professor in the Division of Environmental Health Sciences, and Industrial Hygiene graduate student, Amber Illies, authored an article that was published in the September 2016 issue of AIHA Synergist.
The Division of Environmental Health Sciences is pleased to welcome our new faculty member Jonathan D. Oliver, PhD.
Environmental Health Sciences graduate students, Prabha Alturi and Melanie Firestone, have been awarded MnDrive Global Food Ventures fellowships for 2016-17. As part of the program, they will participate in activities designed to help build their skills in communications and problem solving along with pursuing individual research projects. Craig Hedberg, professor in the Division of Environmental Health Sciences, will serve as their advisor.
EnHS Industrial Hygiene PhD student Yuan Shao has received one of three 3M 2016 Occupational Health and Safety Scholarships. Yuan was recognized at a 3M-sponsored reception on May 22, 2016 during the American Industrial Hygiene Conference and Exposition (AIHce) in Baltimore.
Susan Arnold, Assistant Professor in the Division of Environmental Health Sciences, gave the opening session welcome at the American Industrial Hygiene Conference & Expo, AIHce 2016, on May 23, 2016.
The Division of Environmental Health Sciences held an end of the year party on May 13, 2016. The event was held to celebrate a successful academic year, and recognize the achievements of students, faculty, and staff.
The 2016 induction ceremony and reception for the Minnesota School of Public Health Pi Chapter of the Delta Omega Public Health Honorary Society was held Thursday, May 12, 2016 at Coffman Memorial Union.
The School of Public Health Faculty and Staff Recognition event was held May 11, 2016. The event recognized SPH faculty and staff for their excellence and innovation in teaching, mentoring, advising; their impact in the field of public health; and leadership and contributions SPH and the University.
Congratulations to Environmental Health Sciences student Yang Liu for winning the Charles and Dorothy Andrew Bird Award from Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society.
Two Environmental Health Sciences faculty members, Susan F. Arnold, Assistant Professor, and Gurumurthy Ramachandran, Professor, were contributing authors to the book, ‘A Strategy for Assessing and Managing Occupational Exposures, 4th Edition’.