Seminars 2014

Date and Time
Venue
Presenter
Title
Friday, 19 ecember, 2014 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Ms Josefin Ore, Visiting Masters Student, Uppsala University  Assessment of a Novel MCF-7 Based Bioassay: Sensitivity for Pharmaceuticals and Environmental Pollutants
    
Monday, 15 December, 2014 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Ms Qing (Summer) Xia, PhD Student, Entox - The University of Queensland  Assessing Exposure Risk of Cd, As and Pb Mixed with PAHs at Former Manufactured Gas Plant Sites (FMGPs) Using In-vitro Methods
    
Monday, 8 December, 2014 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Mr Andrew Novic PhD Student, Entox - The University of Queensland  Variability in the uncertainty and error of estimating pesticide and nutrien loads in a flood event
 
Monday, 24 November, 2014 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Prof Jochen Mueller, Research Fellow, Entox - The University of Queensland  Trends in exposure to persistent toxic substances in the Australia population with an emphasis on children's exposure
 
Monday, 17 November, 2014 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr Cheng Peng, Research Fellow, Entox - The University of Queensland  Combined Gentoxic Effects of Poly-Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Heavy Metals in Human Cells
 
Monday, 10 November, 2014 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Mr Gabriel Oliveira de Carvalho, Undergraduate Student, University of Queensland and Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Application of ICP-MS for multielemental quantification in Chelonia Mydas carapace: A Study of Cleaning Procedures and Matrix Variability
 
Monday, 3 November, 2014 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Mr Daniel Drage, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Entox - The University of Queensland Studies into the Formation of PBDEs and PBDD/Fs in the Iron Ore Sintering Process
 
Wednesday, 22 October, 2014 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Mr Fisher Wang, PhD Student, Entox - The University of Queensland The Contribution of Bushfire to Concentrations and Profiles of Selected Persistent Organic Pollutants in Australia’s Atmosphere
 
Monday, 20 October, 2014 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Mr Vincent Lal, PhD Student, Entox - The University of Queensland Human Health Risk Assessment: Interaction of Metals on Uptake of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Human Liver Cells
 
Friday, 10 October, 2014 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Mr Jake O'Brien, PhD Student, Entox - The University of Queensland "Sewer Epidemiology for Assessing Population Exposure"
 
Friday, 03 October, 2014 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Ms Yiqin Chen, PhD Student, Entox - The University of Queensland "Assessing Body Burden of Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) in Infants through Analysis of Faeces"
 
Monday, 22 September, 2014 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Mr Nat Ling Lin, PhD Student, Entox - The University of Queensland Toxicity pathway-oriented screening of bioaccumulative chemical mixtures in marine wildlife
 
Friday, 12 September, 2014 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Ms Raghad Alsaadi, PhD Student, Entox - The University of Queensland Evaluation of Toxicity of Copper and Zinc Cyanide Complexes Using Euglena gracilis Z and SMZ as an in vivo Model
 
Monday, 1 September, 2014 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Ms Fanny Defranoux, Occupational Trainee, Entox - The University of Queensland "Cytotoxicity of hydroquinone and p-benzoquinone on hepatic and myeloid cells"
 
Monday, 25 August, 2014 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Ms Christie Gallen, PhD Student, Entox - The University of Queensland "National Snap-Shot of POPs in Australian-sourced landfill leachate and biosolids"
 
Monday, 11 August, 2014 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Ms Wiebke Durig, Occupational Trainee, Entox - The University of Queensland  "Developing new polymer based passive sampling tools for non-lethal biomonitoring of POP exposure in marine wildlife"
 
Monday, 28 July, 2014 9:30am-10:30am  QHFSS Seminar room 103  Dr Liesbeth Weijs, Postdoc Research Fellow, Entox - The University of Queensland  "Toxicokinetic Models To Interpret Contaminant Exposure Levels In Marine Wildlife: Dugongs As Model Organisms"
 
Monday, 21 July, 2014 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Professor Jack Ng, Professorial Research Fellow, Entox - The Univeristy of Queensland "Dietary arsenic is a significant contributor to health risk in a mining town: A gold mine example in Brazil"
 
Monday, 14 July, 2014 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr Wasa Wickramasinghe, Senior Research Fellow, Entox -  The University of Queensland "Iodinated disinfection by-products. Are they present in South East Queensland Drinking water and are we at risk? "
    
Monday, 23 June 2014 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Mr Daniel Stalter, Postdoc Research Fellow, Entox - The University of Queensland

Disinfection by-products in drinking water – catching the polar, the volatiles and the unknowns for a comprehensive bioanalytical water quality assessment.

 
Monday 16 June, 2014 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr Leisa-Maree Toms, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, QUT

Polybrominated diphenyl ether (PBDE) human half lives estimated from North Americans moving to Australia

 
Monday, 2 June, 2014 9:00am-10:00am QHFSS Conference Theatre Dr Colleen E Bryan, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Charleston, South Carolina U.S. Pacific Islands Region Marine Environmental Biorepository Programs and Research
 
Friday, 30 May, 2014 9:30am-10:00am QHFSS Conference Theatre Professor Kirk T Semple, Lancaster Environment Centre, Lancaster University Cyclodextrin extraction: a chemical mimic of PAH bioaccessibility in soils?
 
Friday, 30 May, 2014 10:00am-11:000am QHFSS Conference Theatre Ms Luchun Duan, PhD Student, Centre for Environmental Risk Assessment and Remediation (CERAR), Uni SA Oral Bioavailability of Benzo[a]Pyrene in soil: Policy implications and an appropriate animal model to use
 
Monday, 26 May 2014, 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr Janet Tang, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Entox - The University of Queensland Do transformation products contribute to mixture toxicity?
 
Monday, 19 May, 2014, 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr Sharon Grant, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Entox -  The University of Queensland Are landfills polluting our groundwater? – what we are doing to answer this
 
Monday, 5 May, 2014 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Prof Jochen Mueller, Future Fellow, Entox -  The University of Queensland Sewer Epidemiology: Reading Our Waste
 
Monday, 28 April, 2014 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr Phong Thai, Research Fellow, Entox - The University of Queensland Monitoring Changes in Exposure to Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon When People Travel to Different City
 
Tuesday, 15 April, 20149:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Ms Jennifer Braunig, PhD Student, Entox - The University of Queensland Sediment Risk Assessment in Marine Harbours – Combining Passive Sampling and Toxicity Testing
 
Monday, 24 March, 2014 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr Anna Rotander and Dr Maria Jose Gomez Ramos, Research Fellows, Entox - The University of Queensland Identifying novel fluorinated chemicals by LC-QTOF-MS/MS analysis and a ‘case-control’ study using an occupationally exposed group
 
Monday, 10 March, 2014 QHFSS Seminar room 103 Mr Hao Hu, PhD Student, Entox - The University of Queensland Potential Role for p53 and Nrf2 in Regulating the Expression of Human Cytochrome P450 2A6 Gene
 
Monday, 3 March, 2014 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr A'edah Abu Bakar, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Entox- The University of Queensland Overview of Cytochrome P450 Research at Entox
 
Monday, 17 February, 2014 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr Sue O'Brien, Research Integrity Officer - The University of Queensland Following the Australian Code for Responsible Conduct of Research at UQ
 
Monday, 10 February, 2014  9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr Dionne Arthur, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Entox - The University of Queensland Are we rats or dogs in terms of indospicine toxicity?
 
Monday, 3 February, 2014 9:30am-10:30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Mr Phil Mercurio, PhD Student, Entox - The University of Queensland Fate of herbicides in tropical marine environments