UNC Center for Environmental Health and Susceptibility
UNC Lineberger breast cancer faculty members presented their research findings at the 2016 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium December 6-10. The meeting drew more than 7,000 cancer caregivers and scientists from around the world, who attended talks and presentations on the latest developments in breast cancer care and research.
This year, Susan G. Komen presented UNC Lineberger researcher Charles M. Perou, PhD, with the Brinker Award for Scientific Distinction in Basic Science, the organization’s highest science honor.
On January 4, more than 100 UNC students, faculty, staff, and community members joined Dr. Jason West, Associate Professor in the Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering at UNC Chapel Hill, in a Carolina Science Café conversation about global climate change.
West shared current climate science, including his research on the implications of climate change for current and future generations. He also discussed the political atmosphere regarding climate change and highlighted a few positive trends for the future.
The UNC-CH Center for Environmental Health and Susceptibility (CEHS) is pleased to announce the seminar “Assessment of Arsenic Immunotoxicity in Humans and Mice” featuring Dr. Scott Burchiel, Distinguished Professor and DeSantis Chair of Pharmacogenomics at the University of New Mexico, College of Pharmacy.
This seminar, which is a part of the UNC-CEHS Seminar Series, will be presented on Wednesday, February 22 at 2:00 pm in the McGavran-Greenberg building, room 1301.