GC-CPEH Seminar Series

Environmental Health Sciences Seminar Series


Dr. Robyn Leigh Tanguay, University Distinguished and Director of the Superfund Research Program, Oregon State University. “Using Multidimensional Zebrafish Data to Protect and Improve Human Health” May 16, 2023

Dr. Angelike Stathopoulos, Professor of Biology, California Institute of Technology. “Regulatory Steps Driving Patterning of Drosophila Embryos Illuminated by Single-Cell Transcriptomics” April 26, 2023

Dr. Richard T. Di Giulio, Klegerg Professor of Environmental Toxicology, Duke University. “Effects of PAHs on Development in Fish and Evolutionary Consequences” April 20, 2023

Dr. Samantha Morris, Associate Professor, Department of Genetics and Departmental Biology, Center for Regenerative Medicine, Washington University in St. Louis, School of Medicine. “New genomic technologies to deconstruct and control cell identity” April 19, 2023

Dr. Kathryn Wellen, Associate Professor, Cancer Biology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania. “Acetyl-CoA Metabolism in Health and Disease” March 8, 2023

Dr. Matthew Campen, Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of New Mexico. “Placental effects of inhaled ozone and implications for maternal cardiovascular health” February 23, 2023

Dr. Karen Adelman, Professor of Biological Chemistry and Molecular, Harvard Medical School. “Gene control during development” February 1, 2023

Dr. Diana Rohlman, Associate Research Professor, College of Public Health and Human Sciences, Oregon State University. “Community Engagement Across the Study Lifespan: Wildfire Smoke Exposure During Pregnancy” January 24, 2023


Dr. Jeanette Stingone, Assistant Professor of Epidemiology, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health. “Data Sharing in the Environmental Health Sciences: A Tour of the HHEAR Data Repository” December 8, 2022

Dr. Nicholas D.E. Greene, Professor of Developmental Neurobiology, UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health. “The glycine cleavage system in development and neurometabolic disease – investigating mechanisms and potential treatments” November 4, 2022

Dr. Shelly Buffington, Assistant Professor of Department of Neurobiology, the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. “The gut microbiome as a mediator of gene: environment interactions modulating neurodevelopment and behavior” November 3, 2022


Dr. Kathleen Gray, Director of Center for Public Engagement with Science, UNC Institute for the Environment. “Environmental health literacy: How assessment can inform education and engagement” October 12, 2021

Dr. Cigall Kadoch, Associate Professor of Pediatric Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School. “Structure and Function of Mammalian SWI/SNF Chromatin Remodeling Complexes in Human Cancer” April 28, 2021

Dr. Chi Chen, Assistant Professor, School of Medicine, University of California, Riverside. “Epigenetic inheritance mediated by sperm RNAs & RNA modifications” March 26, 2021

Dr. Christopher Bradfield, Professor, University of Wisconsin-Madison. “Early Insights from Novel Ahr Alleles” February 26, 2021.


Dr. Mike Denison, Professor of Environmental Toxicology, UC Davis. “And Now For Something Completely Different: Ligand Diversity in Ah Receptor Signaling and Response” December 4, 2020

Dr. Luciano Di Croce, Center for Genomic Regulation. “Chromatin regulators in cell differentiation and cancer processes center for genomic regulation” November 11, 2020

Dr. Manish Arora, Professor of Environmental Medicine & Public Health, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. “Environmental Biodynamics: the role of time in environmental health research” June 2, 2020

Dr. Natalie Johnson, Associate Professor, Texas A&M University. May 20, 2020

Dr. Wendy Nembhard, Associate Professor and Department Chair of Epidemiology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. “Birth defects, fetal exposures, and adult chronic disease” May 5, 2020

Dr. Julia Cui, Assistant Professor of Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington School of Public Health. “How developmental exposure to environmental chemicals reprograms the epigenetic memory and nuclear receptor-signaling to modulate drug metabolism and transport during and beyond childhood” April 7, 2020

Dr. Jennifer Schlezinger, Associate Professor of Environmental Health, Boston University School of Public Health. “How endocrine disruptors modulate PPARg signaling” March 3, 2020

Dr. Donna Zhang, Professor of Pharmacology and Toxicology, The University of Arizona Health Sciences. “NRF2 in Environmental Response and Disease Intervention” January 14, 2020


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