2013 Seminars

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Date and Time
Venue
Presenter
Title
Monday, 16 December, 2013 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr Cheng Peng, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Entox- The University of Queensland  Toxicity testing in the 21st century - What can we do?
 
Monday, 9 December, 2013 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Mr Sasikumar Muthusamy, PhD, Entox - The University of Queensland  Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) and heavy metals: Joint toxicity evaluation and risk assessment
 
Monday, 2 December, 2013 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Ms Veronika Schacht, PhD, Entox - The University of Queensland Processes governing surfactant facilitated transport of superhydrophobic organic compounds
   
Monday, 25 November, 2013 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Professor Seppo Auriola, Professor, School of Pharmacy, University of Eastern Finland "Short introduction to University of Eastern Finland", followed by "From submission to publication"
    
Thursday, 7 November, 2013 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Conference Theatre Ms Amy Heffernan, PhD, Entox - The University of Queensland

Assessing Environmental Exposures in Australia Children: A case study of Bisphenol A

 
Tuesday, 5 November, 2013 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Mr Jake O'Brien, PhD, Entox - The University of Queensland Sewer epidemiology for assessing population exposure
 
Monday, 4 November, 2013 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Ms Siti Muhsain, PhD, Entox - The University of Queensland Characterization of Bilirubin Metabolic Pathway in Hepatic Mitochondria
 
Tuesday, 29 October, 2013 10:30am-11:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Mr Shiva Prakash, PhD, Entox - The University of Queensland In-Vitro Toxicology of Respirable Iron-Rich Particles Relevant to Mining Industry: A High Throughput Framework for Interpreting Environmental Particulate Matter Toxicity
 
Monday, 28 October, 2013 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Mr Xianyu (Fisher) Wang, PhD, Entox - The University of Queensland The Contribution of Bushfire to Concentrations and Profiles of Selected Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) in Atmosphere in Australia
 
Wednesday, 21 October, 2013 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Prof Lesa Aylward,Principal, Summit Toxicology, LLP Evaluation of Effectiveness of Chemical Regulations Using Biomonitoring and       Relationships of Chemical Concentrations in Maternal and Cord Blood: A Review of Available Data
 
Monday, 21 October, 2013 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Ms Ruby Yeh/Ms Elissa O'Malley, Hons, Entox - The University of Queensland E O'M - Understanding the interaction of engineered nanomaterials, organic matter and micropollutants: Implications for fate in wastewater treatment plants and toxicity                   RY - Swimming in Disinfection By-Products?  Bioanalytical Evaluation of Swimming Pool Water
 
Thursday, 10 October, 2013 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Ms Qing (Summer) Xia, PhD, Entox - The University of Queensland Assessing risk to humans: arsenic, cadmium and lead as mixed contaminants with polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs)
 
Monday, 30 September, 2013 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Ms Faye Liu, PhD, Entox - The University of Queensland Development of a hanging drop air exposure system for the measurment of BTEX toxicity in vitro
 
Monday, 16 September, 2013 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 A/Prof Caroline Gaus, PhD, Entox - The University of Queensland Contaminant Exposure of mass stranded green sea turtles in Gladstone Harbour
 
Monday, 9 September, 2013 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Ms Homa Teimouri Sichani, MSc, Entox - The University of Queensland Development of a method using Euglena gracilis to evaluate toxicity of free cyanide and strong metal cyanide complexes related to mining
 
Monday, 2 September, 2013 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Ms Julie Hasen, Librarian, Research Information Service, University of Queensland Resources to support your research
 
Thursday, 22 August, 2013 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr Marcy Card, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Entox- The University of Queensland Predicting adverse health effects of transformation products formed from organic micropollutants during water treatment
 
Monday, 19 August, 2013 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Nele van Den Eede, PhD Student, Toxicological Centre, Dept of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Antwerp, Belgium Metabolism of phosphate flame retardants and plasticizers in vitro using human liver fractions and recombinant CYP the indoor environment
 
Monday, 12 August, 2013 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Mr Jeffrey Molendijk, Masters Student, Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, Utrecht University, The Netherlands Jeff Molendijk Validation of a p53-response pathway based assay to determine drinking wter quality
 
Monday, 5 August, 2013 9:30am-10:30am  QHFSS Seminar room 103 Prof Adrian Covaci, Toxicological Centre, Dept of Pharameutical Sciences, University of Antwerp, Belgium AdrianCovaci-19-8-2013  Human Exposure to Organic Chemicals in the indoor Environment. Focus on Flame Retardants
 
Wednesday, 29 July, 2013 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Prof Matti Lang, Director, Entox - The University of Queensland MattiLang29-7-13 How do our brains control hepatic drug metabolism?  "PK/PD in mentally disturbed"
 
Wednesday, 17 July, 2013 9:30am-10:30am  QHFSS Seminar room 103 Ms Yiqin Chen, PhD, Entox - The University of Queensland YiqinChen-17-7-13  Assessing Body Burden of Persistent Organic Pollution (POPS) in Infants through Analysis of Faeces
 
Monday, 15 July, 2013 9:30am-10:30am  QHFSS Seminar room 103 Mr Weilin Zheng, Honours Student, Entox - The University of Queensland WeilinZheng-15-7-13  Effect of Major Flood Events on Trends of Herbicides and their Potential Sources in the Oxley Catchment
 
Friday, 28 June, 2013 12:00 noon-1:00pm  QHFSS Seminar room 103 Mr Alex Villa, PhD, Entox - The University of Queensland AlexVilla-28-6-13
Development Of Screening Tools to Interpret Tissue Based Metal Concentrations in Green Sea Turtles
 
Wednesday, 26 June, 2013 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Mrs Raghad Al-Saadi, PhD, Entox - The University of Queensland Raghad-AlSaadi-26-6-13
Evaluation of Toxicity of Copper and Zinc Cyanide Complexes using Euglena Gracilis Z and SMZ as an in Vivo Model
 
Monday, 17 June, 2013 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr A'edah Abu Bakar, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Entox - The University of Queensland Cytochrome P450 Induction by Bilirubin Protects Against Bilirubin Toxicity
 
Tueday, 11 June, 2013 10:30am-11:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Mr Jason Dunlop, PhD, Entox - The University of Queensland Mr Jason Dunlop 11-6-13 Management of maor ions in freshwater ecosystems: thresholds of impact and indicators of change
 
Monday, 3 June, 2013 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Prof Beate Escher, Deputy Director, Entox - The University of Queensland Prof Beate Escher 3-6-13 What’s in our water? Bioanalytical tools for assessment of micropollutants, mixtures and transformation products
 
Monday, 27 May, 2013 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr Peta Neale, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Entox - The University of Queensland    Dr Peta Neale _ 27 05 13.pdf Does dissolved organic carbon cause artefacts in cell-based bioassays?
 
Monday, 20 May, 2013 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Ms Sarit Kaserzon, PhD Student, Entox - The University of Queensland Sarit Kaserzon _20 05 13.pdf Development and calibration of aquatic passive sampler technologies for emerging water pollutants
 
Monday, 13 May, 2013 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr Suzanne Morris, Postgraduate Coordinator, Sustainable Minerals Institute, The University of Queensland Dr Suzanne Morris - 13 05 2013.pdf All about authorship
 
Monday, 29 April, 2013 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Professor Jack Ng, Professorial Research Fellow, Entox - The University of Queensland Prof Jack Ng - 29 04 2013.pdf
 
Effects of Arsenic on the Bioavailability and Pharmacokinetics of Lead
 
Monday, 15 April, 2013 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Ms Foon Lai, PhD Student, Entox - The University of Queensland Foon Yin Lai _15 April 13.pdf
 
Measuring population illicit drug use through wastewater analysis: temporal trends, spatial differences and specific events
 
Monday, 8 April, 2013 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr Maria Jose Gomez Ramos, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Entox - The University of Queensland 'Application of advanced analytical techniques for the efficient evaluation of anthropogenic contaminants in environmental waters'
 
Monday, 18 March, 2013
9:30am - 10:30am
QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr Anna Rotander, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Entox - The University of Queensland
Dr Anna Rotander _ 18 03 13.pdf
‘Studying POPs and plastic debris in ocean gyres
– Sailing the Atlantic and South Pacific oceans -'
 
Wednesday, 13 March, 2013
9:00am - 10:00am
QHFSS Seminar room 103 Mr Nat Jin Ling, PhD Student, Entox - The University of Queensland
Nat Jin Ling _13 March 13.pdf
‘Toxicity pathway-oriented bioanalytical screening of chemical mixture exposure and effect in marine wildlife'
 
Monday, 4 March, 2013
9:30am - 10:30am
QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr Phong Thai, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Entox The University of Queensland
Dr Phong Thai _ 04 03 13.pdf
‘Degradation of chemicals in the sewer systems – an important issue in wastewater analysis approach'
 
Wednesday, 27 February, 2013
10:00am - 11:00am
QHFSS Conference
Theatre
Dr Matt MacLeod, Department of Applied Environmental Science (ITM), Stockholm University
Dr Matt MacLeod - 27 02 2013.pdf
‘Evaluation of the Mechanism for Fractionation of PCBs in European Air using a Novel Measure of Remoteness of Air Monitoring Sites'
 
Monday, 25 February, 2013
9:30am - 10:30am
QHFSS Seminar room 103 Mr John Savill, Supervising Scientist, Public Health Microbiology, Queensland Health Forensic and Scientific Services (QHFSS)
Dr John Savill - 25 02 2013.pdf
‘The application of next- generation-whole-genome-bacterial sequencing to develop genotyping tests for Salmonella Virchow PT8 outbreak investigations'
 
Monday, 18 February, 2013
9:30am - 10:30am
QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr Matt MacLeod, Department of Applied Environmental Science (ITM), Stockholm University
Dr Matt MacLeod - 18 02 2013.pdf
‘A one-box population-level pharmacokinetic model for interpretation of biomonitoring data for persistent pollutants'
 
Monday, 11 February, 2013
9:30am - 10:30am
QHFSS Seminar room 103 Mr Leon Peters, Research Assistant, 
Entox - The University of Queensland
Leon Peters _11 02 13.pdf
‘Compound Specific Isotopic Analysis of Trace Level Persistent Organic Pollutants'
 
Friday, 8 February, 2013
9:30am - 10:30am
QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr Åsa K. Jämting, Nanometrology Section, Physical Metrology branch, National Measurement Institute (NMI), Lindfield, Sydney
Dr Asa K Jamting - 08 02 2013.pdf
‘Review of relevant toxicological developments and metrological practises concerning nanoparticles in wastewater'
 
Wednesday, 6 February, 2013
10:30am - 11:30am
QHFSS Seminar room 103 Mr Phil Mercurio, PHD Student,
Entox - The University of Queensland
Phil Mercurio _06 02 13.pdf
‘Fate of herbicides in tropical marine environments'
 
Monday, 14 January, 2013
9:30am - 10:30am
QHFSS Seminar room 103 Mr Hooman Mirzaee, PHD Student,
Entox - The University of Queensland
Hooman Mirzaee _14 01 13.pdf
‘Potential Role for p53 and Nrf2 on the Regulation of Human CYP2A6 Gene'