Entox Research Seminars 2015

 

Date and Time
Venue
Presenter
Title
Monday 07 December, 2015, 9.30am - 10.30am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Ms Gülşah Doğruer, Master student, Entox, Univeristy of Queensland Effect-based screening of whole blood to evaluate complex chemical exposure of sea turtle populations in the Great Barrier Reef
Thursday 03 December, 2015, 10.00am - 11.00 am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr Kevin Thomas, Research Manager, Ecotoxicology & Risk Assessment, Norwegian Institute for Water Reearch (NIVA) Sewage-based epidemiology: SCORE and more!
Monday 23 November, 2015, 9.30am - 10.30 am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Mr Sean Davis, Senior Forensic Chemist , Forensic and Scientific Services (FSS) Three emergent methods of drug production in QLD
Monday 16 November, 2015, 9.30am - 10.30 am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr Cheng Peng, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Entox, University of Queensland Predicting Combined Toxicity of Mixture Contaminants in Soil using Vitro Models
Monday 9 November, 2015, 9.30am - 10.30 am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Mr Vincent Lal, PhD Student, Entox, University of Queensland Health risk assessment from mixed contaminants: Interaction of metals on the uptake of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in human liver cells.
Monday 2 November, 2015, 9.30am - 10.30 am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Ms Yiqin Chen, PhD Student, Entox, University of Queensland Assessing concentrations of Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) in Blood of Infants/Toddlers via Analysis of Faecal Samples
Monday 26 October, 2015, 9.30am - 10.30 am QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr Liesbeth Weijs, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Entox, University of Queensland Toxicokinetic Modelling of Contaminants in Marine Mammals: Why reverse dosimetry is often inevitable
Toxicokinetic Modelling of Contaminants in Marine Mammals: Why reverse dosimetry is often inevitable
Monday 28 September, 2015, 9.30am - 10.30 am
QHFSS Seminar room 103 Dr Sarit Kaserzon & Dr Maria Jose Gomez Ramos New analytical strategies based on high resolution mass spectrometry for the risk management of waters-systems: From routine monitoring analyses to risk identification

Monday 21September, 2015, 9.30am - 10.30 am

QHFSS Seminar room 103

Mr Chris Hodgkins, AB SCIEX ANZ

 Dynamic Range is the New Sensitivity: How Data-Independent Acquistion allows you to see more

Monday 14 September, 2015, 9.30am - 10.30 am

QHFSS Seminar room 103

Dr Wasantha Wickramasinghe, Entox, University of Queensland

The Healing Properties of Crystals.   alternative tiltle, Enzymes as Potential Drug Targets; the role of Crystals

Monday 15 August, 2015, 9.30am - 10.30 am

QHFSS Seminar room 103

Dr Amy Heffernan, Entox, University of Queensland

Time-of-flight mass spectrometry and novel case-control approach to identify contaminants in green sea turtles

Monday 27July, 2015, 9.30am - 10.30 am

QHFSS Seminar room 103

Mr Andrew Novic, PhD Student, Entox, University of Queensland


Using research to improve how we educate undergraduate students

Thursday 16 July, 2015, 9.30am - 10.30 am

QHFSS Seminar room 103

Professor Jenny Martin, Professorial Research Fellow, Institute of Molecular Biosciences, University of Queensland

Gender Equity in Science - Make it happen

Monday 29June, 2015, 9.30am - 10.30 am

QHFSS Seminar room 103

Ms Karin English, MBBS student and PhD candidate, Children’s Health and Environment Program (CHEP), University of Queensland

Mid Candidature Review: Design and Validation of an Endocrine Disrupting Chemical Exposure Assessment Model

Monday 22 June, 2015, 9.30am - 10.30 am

QHFSS Seminar room 103

Dr Natalia Montero Ruiz, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Entox, University of Queensland

Evaluation and application of Diffusive Gradients in Thinfilms (DGTs) and Toxicity Identification and Evaluation (TIE) for the chemical assessment of transitional and coastal waters

Monday 15 June, 2015, 9.30am - 10.30am

QHFSS Seminar room 103

Ms Katherine Jordan, PhD Student, Entox, University of Queensland

Assessment of Novel Cell-based Bioassay: Sensitivity to Nanoparticles

Monday 1 June, 2015, 9.30 - 10.30 am

QHFSS Seminar room 103

 

Dr Kathrin Eichbaum, Visiting Scholar, Entox, University of Queensland

Bio-analytical screening of dioxin-like activity in sediment and biota for the evaluation of sediments

Wednesday 06 May, 2015, 9.30am - 10.30am

QHFSS Seminar room 103

Ms Jennifer Braunig, PhD Student, Entox, University of Queensland

Bioavailability of contaminants from sediments and soils and groundwater

Thursday, 30 April 2015, 9.30am - 10.30am 

QHFSS Seminar room 103

Ms Megan Cook, PhD Student, Entox, University of Queensland

An investigation into the occurrence of  239,240Pu in Queensland sediments and modelling of its migration through an unique environment

Friday, 24 April 2015, 9.30am - 10.30am  

QHFSS Seminar room 103

Ms Louise M van Mourik, PhD Student, Entox, University of Queensland 

Optimising analytical methods for evaluating occurrence and fate of chlorinated paraffin's in the marine environment of Australia 

Friday, 17 April 2015, 9.30am - 10.30am    

QHFSS Seminar room 103

Mr Sasikumar Muthusamy, PhD Student, Entox, University of Queensland

Joint Toxicity Evaluation of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons and Heavy Metals

 

Wednesday, 1 April 2015, 9.30am - 10.30am    

QHFSS Seminar room 103

Ms Veronika Schacht, PhD Student, Entox, University of Queensland 

Process governing surfactant-facilitated transport of super-hydrophobic organic contaminants 

Monday, 30 March 2015, 9.30am - 10.30am     

QHFSS Seminar room 103

Mr Andrew Novic, PhD Student, Entox, University of Queensland 

Novel approaches in the monitoring and assessment of chemical loads in surface waters during flood events

Monday, 23 March 2015, 9.30am - 10.30am        

QHFSS Seminar room 103

Dr Phong Thai, Research Fellow, Entox, University of Queensland

Refining the excretion factor for the back-estimation of methadone consumption in sewer epidemiology

Monday, 2 March 2015, 9.30am - 10.30am                                          

QHFSS Seminar room 103

Mr Hao Hu, PhD Student, Entox, University of Queensland 

Potential Role for p53 and Nrf2 in Regulating the Expression of Human Cytochrome P450 2A6 Gene

Friday, 27 February 2015,   9.30am - 10.30am

QHFSS Seminar room 103

Dr Tseng Chin-Hsaio, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, National Taiwan University College of Medicine

Arsenic and Diabetes: Epidemiology and Potential Mechanisms

Monday, 23 February 2015,  9.30am - 10.30am

QHFSS Seminar room 103

Ms Marjolijn Kock, Occupational Trainee, Entox, University of Queensland 

A test of non-target screening approaches to evaluate the role of contaminants in a wildlife stranding event 

Thursday, 19 February 2015, 11.00am-12.00pm

QHFSS Seminar room 103

Dr Klara Hilscherova, Senior Researcher in Ecotoxicology, Research Centre for Toxic Compounds in the Environment (RECETOX), Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic

Specific toxic potentials of complex mixtures from various types of freshwater ecosystems     

Friday, 13 February 2015, 12.00 - 1.00pm

QHFSS Seminar room 103

Dr Michael Denison, Professor Of Environmental Toxicology, University of California, Davis, USA

Translation Of Toxicological Mechanisms Into Bioassays For Chemical Detection And Site Characterization: Dioxins And Related Chemicals