Posts Tagged ‘Toxicology’

Dr. Marie Bourgeois is elected president of the Southeastern Chapter of the Society of Toxicology

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Starting this month, Dr. Marie Bourgeois, a research assistant professor of environmental and occupational health at the USF College of Public Health (COPH), takes over as president of the Southeastern Chapter of the Society of Toxicology (SESOT). Her term runs until March 2020. Toxicology is the study of the adverse effects of chemical, physical or […]

USF COPH to host SESOT toxicology conference Oct. 15-16

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The Southeastern Regional Chapter of the Society of Toxicology will host their annual conference at the University of South Florida College of Public Health, Oct. 15-16. The event will bring together toxicologists from around the region, students and faculty to provide a forum for sharing the latest in toxicology research. Toxicology is the study of […]

Doctoral student Ushang Desai presents poster at air monitoring conference

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Ushang Desai, a doctoral student in the Department of Environmental and Occupational Health at the USF College of Public Health, was a presenter at the 2014 National Ambient Air Monitoring Conference in Atlanta Aug. 11-14. He presented his scientific poster “Associations Between Ultrafine Particles and Co-Pollutants Concentrations in the Tampa Bay Area.” Desai received a […]

Dr. Marie Bourgeois introduces young scientists to toxicology and more

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The average person probably isn’t familiar with ToxNEt, ToxCast and ToxPredict, much less understand the differences between them.  However, participants at the Green Chemistry & Engineering Student Workshop can break down toxicology databases and more after an invigorating presentation from USF College of Public Health researcher Marie Bourgeois, Ph.D.  The event was held on June 16 […]

Doctoral student Jayme Coyle exemplifies the balanced life

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USF College of Public Health doctoral student Jayme Coyle is something of a contrast in eras. Besides being your average multi-lingual strolling minstrel with a passion for cutting-edge science, the Brockton, Mass., native and Boston University grad still uses a flip-phone (“resource conservation,” he calls it) and routinely wears a newsboy cap. He rides a […]