Entox Research Seminars 2012

 

Date and Time
Venue
Presenter
Title
Monday, 10 December, 2012
9:30am - 10:30am
QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr Sharon Grant, Research Officer,
Entox - The University of Queensland
Dr Sharon Grant - 10 12 2012.pdf
‘Reversal of mobility’ of SHOCs: what, where, how and why?
 
Monday, 3 December, 2012
9:30am - 10:30am
QHFSS Seminar room 103 Professor Paavo Honkakoski, School of Pharmacy, Faculty of Health Sciences,University of Eastern Finland
Prof Paavo Honkakoski -03 12 2012.pdf
Ligand specificities and activation assays for xenosensors
 
Monday, 26 November, 2012
9:30am - 10:30am
QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr Noel Takeuchi, Visiting Scholar, Entox
Noel Takeuchi - 26 11 2012.pdf
Brother from another mother:
Similarities in phylogeny of metallothionein in Paenungulata species
 
Monday, 19 November, 2012
9:30am - 10:30am
QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr Greg Jackson, Director, Water Quality Unit, Environmental Health Branch, Queensland Health
Dr Greg Jackson -19 11 2012.pdf
Water and Public Health in Queensland
 
Monday, 5 November, 2012
9:30am - 10:30am
QHFSS Seminar room 103 Ms Christine Yong, Honours Student
Entox - The University of Queensland
Christine Yong _ 05-11-12.pdf
Do flood events influence metal levels in green sea turtles in Moreton Bay? 
 
Monday, 5 November, 2012
9:30am - 10:30am
QHFSS Seminar room 103 Ms Sophie Day, Honours Student, Entox,  - The University of Queensland
Sophie Day -5 11 2012.pdf
Which size fractions of organic matter have the greatest disinfection by-product formation potential?
 
Monday, 22 October 2012
9:30am - 10:30am
QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr Daniel Stalter, Research Fellow, Entox - The University of Queensland
Daniel Stalter_22 10 2012.pdf
Wastewater associated contaminants – impact on the aquatic fauna and bioanalytical evaluation of removal strategies
 
 
Monday, 15 October 2012
9:30am - 10:30am
QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr Wasa Wickaramasinghe, Senior Research Fellow, Entox - The University of Queensland
Wasa Wickramasinghe 15 10 2012.pdf
Natural Toxins in the Environment and Human Health Implications
 
Friday, 12 October 2012
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Entox Conference  Room CR321 Prof. Beate Escher, Deputy Director Entox - The University of Queensland Risk Assessment and Water Quality Guidelines
 
Monday, 8 October 2012
9:30am - 10:30am
QHFSS Seminar  Room 103 Siti Muhsain, PhD Candidate,
Entox - The University of Queensland
Siti Nurfadzilah - 08 10 2012.pdf
CHARACTERIZATION OF BILIRUBIN METABOLIC PATHWAY IN HEPATIC MITOCHONDRIA
 
 
Friday, 28 September 2012
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Entox Conference  Room CR321 Prof. Jochen Mueller, Professorial Research Fellow
Entox - The University of Queensland
Sampling Methodologies and Limitations
 
 
Monday, 17 September 2012
9:30am - 10:30am
QHFSS Seminar  Room 103 Prof Barry Chiswell, Honorary Research Consultant, Entox - The University of Queensland
Prof Barry Chiswell - 17 09 2012.pdf
Toxicity and Manganese:
Toxicity Assessment?
 
Friday, 14 September 2012
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Entox Conference  Room CR321 Prof. Beate Escher, Deputy Director Entox - The University of Queensland Toxicological Effects (cellular level), Endpoints and Dose Response Assessment
 
Wednesday, 12 September 2012
9:30am - 10:30am
QHFSS Seminar  Room 103 Homa Teimouri, MPhil Student, Entox - The University of Queensland
Homa Teimouri - 12 09 2012.pdf
Toxicity evaluation of free cyanide and cyanide-metal complexes related to mining
 
Friday, 7 September 2012
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Entox Conference  Room CR321 Associate Professor Michael Warne
Entox - The University of Queensland
Case Studies Monitoring
 
Tuesday, 4 September 2012
10:00am - 11:00am
Entox Conference  Theatre Dr Go Suzuki, Researcher, Material Lifecycle and Substance Management Section, Center for Material Cycles and Waste Management Research, National Institute for Environmental Studies, Japan
Dr Go Suzuki - 04 09 2012.pdf
Chemical risk identification and evaluation in indoor dust using in vitro bioassay combined with chemical analysis
 
Monday, 3 September 2012
9:30am - 10:30am
QHFSS Seminar  Room 103 Dr Andreas Sjodin, Laboratory Chief, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Centre for Environmental Health, Atlanta, Georgia
Dr Andreas Sjodin - 03 09 2012.pdf
Serum Concentrations of Brominated Flame Retardants in in the United States General Population
 
Friday 24, August 2012
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Entox Conference  Room CR321 Prof. Beate Escher, Deputy Director Entox - The University of Queensland Bioaccumulation and Ecotoxicology
 
Thrusday 23, August 2012
2:00pm - 2:30pm
QHFSS Conference  Room 103 Dr Martin Scheringer, Senior Scientist, Safety and Environmental Technology Group, Institute for Chemical and Bioengineering, ETH, Zürich, Switzerland
Martin Scheringer - 23 08 2012.pdf
Environmental fate models for Persistent Organic Pollutants
(…and other chemicals)
 
Thrusday 23, August 2012
2:30pm - 3:00pm
QHFSS Conference  Room 103 Louise Camenzuli, PhD Candidate, Safety and Environmental Technology Group, Institute for Chemical and Bioengineering, ETH, Zürich, Switzerland
Louise Camenzuli - 23 08 2012.pdf
 
A new environmental fate model for tropical river catchments –
Application to pesticides and dioxins in the coastal plains of Queensland, Australia
 
Thrusday 23, August 2012
3:00pm - 4:00pm
QHFSS Conference  Room 103 Dr Lesa L Aylward, Principal, Summit Toxicology, LLP, USA
Lesa L Aylward - 23 08 2012.pdf
Comparative Chemical Risk Assessment Using Biomonitoring Data from U.S. NHANES: Application of Biomonitoring Equivalents
 
Friday, 17 August 2012
2:00pm - 1:30pm
QHFSS Conference  Room 103 Prof. Jochen Mueller, Professorial Research Fellow
Entox - The University of Queensland
Designing a Monitoring Program
 
Monday, 13 August 2012
9:30am - 10:30am
QHFSS Seminar Room 103 Dr Marcella Card, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Entox
Dr Marcella Card - 13 08 2012.pdf
Predicting adverse health effects of transformation products formed from organic micropollutants during water treatment
 
Friday, 10 August 2012
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Entox Conference  Room CR321 Associate Professor Caroline Gaus
Research Fellow
Entox - The University of Queensland
Environmental Chemicals: Fate and Exposure
 
Monday, 6 August 2012
9:30am - 10:30am
QHFSS Seminar Room 103 Prof Stuart Harrad, School of Geography, Professor of Environmental Chemistry, Earth & Environmental Sciences, University of Birmingham, UK
Stuart Harrad Uni of Birmingham - 06 08 2012.pdf
Human Exposure to Organic Flame Retardants with a Focus on Children: Knowns and Unknowns
 
Monday, 23 July 2012
9:30am - 10:30am
QHFSS Seminar Room 103 Jake O’Brien, Honours student, Entox
Jake O'Brien _  23-07-12.pdf
A refined estimate for the number of contributing people to a given wastewater sample
 
Monday, 16 July 2012
9:30am - 10:30am
QHFSS Seminar Room 103 Dr Noel Takeuchi, Visiting Scholar, Entox
Noel Takeuchi - 15 07 2012.pdf
Zinc concentrations and phylogeny of metallothionein cDNA in Paenungulata species
 
Thursday, 12 July 2012
10:30am - 11:30am
QHFSS Seminar Room 103 Allan Astrup Jensen, Research Director, Nordic Institute for Product Sustainability, Environmental Chemistry and Toxicology, Denmark Hexabromocyclododecane (HBCDD), A Brominated Flame Retardant Used in Polystyrene Insulation Products
 
Moday, 9 July 2012
9:30am - 10:30am
QHFSS Seminar Room 103 Dr Cheng Peng, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Entox, The University of Queensland
Dr Cheng Peng _09 07 2012.pdf
Toxicological effects of individual and mixed BTEX on Euglena gracilis Z and SMZ
 
Moday, 2 July 2012
9:30am - 10:30am
QHFSS Seminar Room 103 Shiva Prakash, PhD Student, Entox, The University of Queensland
Shiva Prakesh _02 07 12.pdf
Chemically-induced immunosuppression in marine wildlife: Method development and application 
 
Friday, 29 June 2012
1:00pm - 2:00pm
QHFSS Seminar Room 103 Dr Janet Tang,
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Entox, The University of Queensland
Janet Tang - Fri 29 06 2012.pdf
Toxicity characterization of urban stormwater using bioanalytical tools
 
Monday, 25 June 2012
9:30 - 10:30 am
QHFSS Seminar Room 103 Dr Roger Cropp, Director, Atmospheric Environment Research Centre, Griffith University
Dr Roger Cropp - 25 06 2012.pdf
Modelling the Distribution of Persistent Organic Pollutants in the Environment
 
Monday, 18 June 2012
9:30 - 10:30 am
QHFSS Seminar Room 103 Mr Andrew McKay,
PhD Student, Entox
The University of Queensland
Andrew McKay - 18 06 2012.pdf
Models for the Assessment of Metal Mixture Toxicity: Tricks, Traps and Tribulations
 
Thrusday, 7 June 2012
9:30 - 10:30 am
QHFSS Seminar Room 103 Dr. Merijn Schriks,
Scientific Researcher/Toxicologist,
KWR, Watercycle Research Institute,
The Netherlands
Dr Merijn Schriks - 7 June 2012.pdf
Screening and human health risk assessment of organic micropollutants in Dutch surface waters and drinking water
 
Tuesday, 5 June 2012
10:00 - 11:00 am
QHFSS Conference Theatre Dr Thomas Egli,
University of Oulu
Department of Environmental Microbiology, Drinking Water Microbiology, Eawag, Dübendorf
Dr Thomas Egli - 05 06 2012.pdf
Fast Microbial Analysis of Drinking Water Based on Flow Cytometry: New Methods and their Application in Practice
 
Monday 28 May 2012
9:30 - 10:30 am
QHFSS Seminar Room 103 Dr Glen Shaw,
Griffith University
Dr Glen Shaw - 28 05 2012.pdf
Cylindrospermopsin and Microcystin Toxicology
 
Monday 21 May 2012
9:30 - 10:30 am
QHFSS Seminar Room 103 Dr Peta Neale, Post Doctoral Fellow, Entox
The University of Queensland
Peta Neale _21 05 2012.pdf
Is sorption to dissolved organic carbon an important fate process for disinfection by-products?
 
Tuesday 24 April 2012
9:30 - 10:30 am
Entox Conference Room 321 Raghad Alsaadi, PHD student, Entox
The University of Queensland
Raghad Alsaadi - Tues 24 04 12.pdf
Evaluation of copper and zinc cyanide complexes toxicity using Euglena gracilis Z &SMZ as an in vitro model
 
Mon 23 April 2012
9:30 - 10:30 am
QHFSS Entox Conf Room 103 Charlotte van Daele, Student, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands
Charlotte van Daele - 23 04 12.pdf
Oxidative Stress Response of Pesticides and their Mixture Effects
 
Mon 16 April 2012
9:30 - 10:30 am
QHFSS Entox Conf Room 103 Prof. Jack Ng, Entox
The University of Queensland
Jack Ng - 16 04 12.pdf
Occupational health risk assessment of harmful metals and arsenic at a gold mine site
 
Mon 26 March 2012
9:30 - 10:30 am
QHFSS Entox Conf Room 103 Mr Alex Villa, Research Assistant, Entox
The University of Queensland
Alex Villa_26 03 12.pdf
Hydraulic fracturing and groundwater contamination
 
Mon 12 March 2012
9:30 - 10:30 am
QHFSS Entox Conf Room 103 Prof. Matti Lang, Director, Entox
The University of Queensland
Matti Lang 12 03 12.pdf
Gene expression pathway in eucaryotic cells
 
Mon 5 March 2012
9:30 - 10:30 am
QHFSS Entox Conf Room 103 Foon Yin Lai, PHD Student, Entox - The University of Queensland
Foon Yin Lai_05-03-12.pdf
Wastewater analysis: Evaluation of illicit drug use between a holiday and non-holiday period in three communities in Southeast Queensland, Australia
 
Frid 2 March 2012
9:00 - 10:00 am
QHFSS Entox Conf Room 103 Nat Ling Jin, PHD Student, Entox - The University of Queensland
Nat Ling Jin _02-03-12.pdf
Chemically-induced immunosuppression in marine wildlife: Method development and application 
 
Mon 20 February 2012
9:30 - 10:30 am
QHFSS Entox Conf Room 103 Dr Angelika Tritscher, Coordinator, Risk Assessment and Management, Department of Food Safety and Zoonoses, World Health Organisation
Angelika_Tritscher_ WHO_20022012.pdf
Principles for the risk assessment of chemicals in food
 
Tue 13 February 2012
9:30 - 10:30 am
QHFSS Entox Conf Room 103 Dr A'edah Abu Bakar, Research Fellow - University of Queensland 
Aedah_ Abu_ Bakar_130212.pdf
How significant is bilirubin oxidation in protection against alcohol-induced oxidative damage?
 
Tue 6 February 2012
9:30 - 10:30 am
QHFSS Entox Conf Room 103 Ms Raijeli Taga, PhD Student, Entox - University of Queensland 
Raijeli Taga_6-2-12.pdf
Development of in vitro methods to predict bioavailability of cadmium, copper, lead and zinc in mine wastes for human risk assessment
 
Tue 30 January 2012
9:30 - 10:30 am
QHFSS Entox Conf Room 103 Professor Beate Escher and Maria Jose Farre - University of Queensland 
Entox seminar Escher 30-1-12.pdf
Development of ARC Project Proposal,
Novel strategies for identification, characterisation and reduction of toxicity caused by disinfection by-products in drinking water
 
Tue 30 January 2012
9:30 - 10:30 am
QHFSS Entox Conf Room 103 Dr Phon Thai, Posdoctoral Research Fellow - University of Queensland 
Phong Thai _30 Jan.pdf
Understanding the fate of illicit drug biomarkers in the sewer system for a better estimation of illicit drug consumption in the population
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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