Entox Research Seminars 2011

 

Date and Time
Venue
Presenter
Title
Tue 13 December 2011
9:30 - 10:30 am
QHFSS Entox Conf Room 321 Ms Homa Teimouri, MPhil Student, University of Queensland 
Homa_Teimouri_Seminar_131211.pdf
In-vitro toxicity evaluation of free cyanide and cyanide-metal complexes related to mining
 
Mon 12 December 2011
9:30 - 10:15 am
QHFSS Conf Room 103 Ms Ellia Guy, Honours Student, University of Queensland 
Ellia_Guy_Seminar_121211.pdf
PSII Herbicides: Concentrations and Phytotoxicity in Queensland Floodwaters
 
Mon 5 December 2011
9:30 - 10:30 am
QHFSS Conf Room 103 Mr Ben Mewburn, Research Assistant, Entox - University of Queensland 
Ben_Mewburn_Seminar_051211.pdf
Understanding and controlling bioavailability: Passive dosing of persistent organic pollutants into recombinant cell bioassays
 
Mon 28 November 2011
9:30 - 10:15 am
QHFSS Conf Room 103 Sudhara Anandakumar, MPhil student, The University of Queensland 
Sudhara_Anandakumar_Seminar_281111.pdf
Iodinated Disinfection By-Products
 
Mon 14 November 2011
9:30 - 10:30 am
QHFSS Conf Room 103 Dr Karen Kennedy, Principal Project Officer
DERM Water Quality and Aquatic Ecosystem Health Karen_Kennedy_Entox_seminar141111.pdf
Long term monitoring of herbicides on the Great Barrier Reef - assessing the potential of integrating passive sampling with remote sensing to monitor water quality
 
Wed 9 November 2011
10:00 - 11:00 am
QHFSS Conf Room 103 Ms. Amy Heffernan– PHD Student, Entox - The University of Queensland
Amy_Heffernan_Seminar-091110.pdf
The Exposure of Infants To Organic Pollutants and the Relationship to Body Burden
 
Mon 7 November 2011
9:30 - 10:30 am
QHFSS Conf Room 103 Dr Wasa Wickramasinghe, Entox - The University of Queensland
Wasa_Wickramasinghe_seminar-071110.pdf
Natural Toxins in Drinking Water: The Guanidine Alkaloids
 
Mon 31 October 2011
9:30 - 10:30 am
QHFSS Conf Room 103 Mr. Shiva Prakash – PHD Student, Entox - The University of Queensland
Shiva_Prakash_seminar-311011.pdf
Advanced in-vitro toxicology of iron-rich particles
 
Mon 24 October 11
9:30 - 10:30 am
QHFSS Conf Room 103 Ms. Faye Liu – PHD Student, Entox - The University of Queensland
Faye_Liu_Seminar_241011.pdf
Hanging Drop, A Novo In Vitro Air Benzene Exposure Model
 
Mon 17 October 11
9:30 - 10:30 am
QHFSS Conf Room 103 Dr. Cheng Peng – Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Entox - The University of Queensland
Cheng_Peng_Entox_Seminar_Invitation17Oct.pdf
Development of a Three Dimensional Hanging Drop Cell Exposure System (HDCES) for Inhalation Toxicological Studies
 
Wed 12 October 11
3.00 - 4.00 pm
QHFSS Conf Theatre Prof. Richard Bull – Professor Emeritus of Pharmacology/Toxicology in the College of Pharmacy, Washington State University, USA
Bull_Seminar_invitation_12October2011.pdf
The Association of Chlorinated Drinking Water with Bladder Cancer: What Can Account for a Risk of that Magnitude?
 
Mon 3 October 11
9.30 - 10.30 am
QHFSS Conf Room 103 Dr. Joop Hermens, Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences (IRAS),
Utrecht University, The Netherlands
Hermens_Seminar_Invitation_3_October.pdf
Towards improved dose
parameters in toxicity studies
 
Mon 26 September 11
9.30 - 10.30 am
QHFSS Conf Room 103 Prof. Jukka Hakkola – University of Oulu, Finland
Hakkola_Seminar_26Sept2011.pdf
Pathways sensing oxidative stress and energy status:
regulation of hepatic drug metabolism and inflammation
 
Mon 19 September 11
9.30 - 10.30 am
QHFSS Conf Room 103 Prof. Maxine Whittaker and Dr. Vanessa Racloz – Australian Centre for International and Tropical Health, School of Population and Health, The University of Queensland
Whittaker and Racloz_Seminar19Sept2011.pdf
Will One Health make a difference to the achievement of global health goals?
 
Mon 5 September 11
9.30 - 10.30 am
QHFSS Conf Room 103 Dr. Alistair Boxall – University of York
Boxall_Seminar_invitation_5Sept2011.pdf
Environmental Side Effects of Human and Veterinary Medicines
 
Mon 1 August 11
9.30 - 10.30 am
QHFSS Conf Room 103 Catherine Crawford – Manager of the Thesis Office, UQ Graduate School
Catherine_Crawford_UQ_Graduate_School.pdf
Overview of the Thesis Examinations process
 
Mon 25 July 11
9.30 - 10.30 am
QHFSS Conf Room 103 Laurence Hearn – PHD Student, Entox
25 7 11 Laurence Hearn.pdf
Thesis Review: "Sources fate and exposure pathways of PBDEs in Australia"
 
Mon 18 July 11
9.30 - 10.30 am
QHFSS Conf Room 103 Professor Matti Lang – Director, Entox Harmonization of European RHDs and possibilities for collaborative research in Scandinavia
 
Thurs 14 July 11
3 - 4.00 pm
QHFSS Conf Theatre

Prof Juliane Hollender, Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology, Eawag and Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, ETH, Zurich, Switzerland -   14.7.11 Prof Julian Hollender.pdf

From target to non-target screening of micropollutants in the aquatic environment by HPLC combined with high resolution mass spectrometry.
 
Thurs 7 July
10.30 - 11.30 am
QHFSS Conf Room 103

Dr Judy O'Neil, University of Maryland Centre for Environmental Science, Cambridge, Maryland, USA  -   7 7 11 Dr Judy ONeil.pdf

Ecophysiology of cyanobacteria blooms in Queensland and Florida.
 
Wed 15 June 11
12 - 1.00 pm
QHFSS Conf Rm 103

James D McGlothlin, MPH< Ph.D., CPE Associate Professor & Director Graduate Program: Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences Purdue University, School of Health Sciences, USA -   15.6.11 James McGlothlin USA.pdf

Video Exposure Monitoring (VEM): A 21st Century Tool for Detecting and Controlling Hazardous, Chemical, Physical, Radiological, and Biological Agents in the Workplace.
 
Mon 6 June 11
9.30 - 10.30 am
QHFSS Conf Rm 103

Dr Rolf Altenburger, Department of Bioanalytical Ecotoxicology, Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ), Leipzig, Germany  6 6 11 Rolf Altenburger.pdf

Mixture toxicity revisited - a toxicogenomic perspective
 
Mon 30 May 11
9.30 - 10.30 am
QHFSS Conf Rm 103

Ms Sharon Grant, PhD Student, entox 30.5.11 - Sharon Grant.pdf

Facilitated Transport of Superhydrophogic Contaminants in Soil.  Thesis review milestone.
 
Thurs 26 May 11
9.00 - 10.00 am
QHFSS Theatre

Professor Max Lu, Deputy Vice Chancellor - Research, University of Queensland DVC Research Max Lu 26.5.11.pdf

Overview of Broad Research Issues at UQ: Research management and services to researchers; strategic initiatives and research assessments including ERA and Q-Index; specific research activities of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Functional Nanomaterials.
 
Mon 9 May 11
9.30 - 11.30 am
QHFSS Conf Rm 103

Mr Joe Lane, Research Scientist, AWMC  9 5 11 Joe Lane AWMC.pdf

Life Cycle Assessment & urban water planning - making the toxicity analysis more relevant
 
Tues, 3 May 11
2.00 - 3.00 pm
QHFSS Conf Rm 321 (Entox Offices)

(1) Professor Louis Trembley, Environmental Toxicology, Coastal & Freshwater, Cawthron Institute, Nelson, NZ and (2) Professor Lim, Centre for Environmental Sustainability and School of Environemnt, University of Technology, Sydney 3 5 11 Prof Trembley Lim.pdf

(1) Ecotoxicology research at the Cawthron Institute, NZ and (2) Endocrine disrupting impacts in receiving waters of the Sydney Basin.
 
Mon, 11 April 11
9.30 - 10.30 am
QHFSS Conf Rm 103

Ms Dominique O'Brien, PhD student - Entox 11 4 11 Dominque OBrien.pdf

Finding the culprit organism of azaspiracid shellfish poisoning (AZP)
 
Mon, 4 April 11
9.30 - 10.30 am
QHFSS Conf Rm 103

Dr Bernd Krock, Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research - AWI, Bremerhaven, Germany 4 4 11 Dr Bernd Krock seminar.pdf

Finding the culprit organism of azaspiracid shellfish poisoning (AZP)
 
Tues, 22 March 11
11.00 – 12.00 pm
QHFSS Conf Theatre Professor Beate Escher, Entox, UQ
22.3.11 BE Special Seminar.pdf
Bioanalytical tools in water quality assessment
 
Tues, 21 March 11
9.30 - 10.30 am
QHFSS Conf Rm 103

A/Prof Darren Martin, Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (AIBN), CSO, TenasiTech Pty Ltd  21 311 Darren Martin Seminar.pdf

Applications, Biological Interactions and Safety of NanoClays
 
Wed, 16 Mar 11
2.00 – 3.00 pm
QHSS Conf Rm 321 Ms Marcy Card (Ohio State University)
16-3-11-Marcy-Card-seminar-Rm-321.pdf
Uptake and Transformation of Endocrine Disrupting Compounds by Crop Seedlings
 
Mon 7 Mar 11
9.30 – 10.30 am
QHFSS Conf Rm 103 Dr Santoshi Endo, Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ Department of Analytical Environmental Chemistry
7.3.11 Santoshi Endo.pdf
Partitioning, Sorption & Bioaccumulation of Organic Contaminants: A Step Forward from Kow
 
Mon 28 Feb 11
9.30 – 10.30 am
QHFSS Conf Rm 103 Prof Barry Chiswell, Honorary Research Consultant, Entox, UQ
28.2.11 Prof Barry Chiswell.pdf
Monte Carlo Simulations For Environmental Health Risk Assessments (EHRA)
 
Fri 25 Feb 11
10.00 – 11.00 am
QHFSS Conf Rm 103 Prof Jeffrey Charrois, Director and Associate Professor, Curtin Water Quality, Research Centre
25.2.11 Dr Jeffrey Charrois.pdf
Pursuing Disinfection By-Products of Health Significance: The Role of Analytical Chemistry
 
Mon 21 Feb 11
9.30 – 10.30 am
QHFSS Conf Rm 103

Dr Thai Phong, Postdoctoral Fellow, Entox, UQ
21 2 11_P Thai

Establishing method for estimating the consumption of emerging illicit drugs by sewage epidemiology‟ approach