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Fall 2013

Dr. Anna G. Hoover recent AJPM co-author Public Health publication released, Congratulations!

The University of Kentucky has been awarded one of the largest health grants ever made to the institution: an $11.3 million National Institutes of Health (NIH) grant supporting research focusing on issues that plague the Commonwealth - the twin scourges of obesity and cardiovascular disease. The new grant supports the continuation of the Center of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) and involves three UK-SRC faculties.

Michael Petriello is featured in December issue of e-Posted Noes Issue 119, Congratulations!

Dr. Bernhard Hennig invited to speak at DOHaD 8th World Congress on Developmental Origins of Health and Disease Nov 17-20, 2013 -- SUNTEC Singapore

Congratulations Dr. Andrew J. Morris, PhD... awarded financial support through John P. Wyatt, M.D. Traveling Fellowship

Congratulations Dr. Dziubla for making the cover of Biomaterials Forum for the Society of Biomaterials

Dr. Dziubla spoke recently in Santa Rosa, CA., Biomed workshop

Dr. Thomas Dziubla speaks in China at Chemical Engineering Conference, travels with students to Tianjin University and also at Chinese National Institute.

Congratulations to Dr. Lindell Ormsbee, elected a member Distinguished Alumni at Virginia Tech.

Dr. Bernhard Hennig, UK-SRC Director Research Center with other faculty, students, and staff attends SRP Annual Conference, Baton Rouge, LA March 15-18, 2013

Superfund Research Program 2013 Annual Meeting Baton Rouge LA photo gallery

Congratulations Minghui Gui on receiving an award for your poster presentation at the Superfund Research Program Annual Meeting

SRP Annual Conference 2013 invited Cetewayo Rashid and Michael Petriello both Ph.D. candidates to present.

Cassis invited to speak at UNC Nutrition Research Institute Faculty Seminar Series March 13, 2014

SMTC Seminar : Functionalized and Mixed Matrix Membranes for Water Applications

Brad Newsome to present at15th International Conference of the Pacific Basin Consortium for Environment and Health

Angela Gutierrez presenting at 2013 A1ChE Annual Meeting

Hoover Named Coordinating Center Deputy, Stakeholder Engagement Leader

UK-SRC Translating Research Into Practice

Michael Petriello to present at SETAC North America conference in November.

Spring 2013

Minghui Gui and Xiao Li presented at 23rd North American Membrane Society Annual Meeting

A "Superfund Reunion in Texas"? UK-SRC (pictured) Anna Hoover and Elizabeth Willett

UK-SRC trainee Michael Petriello received Predoctoral Fellowship from the American Heart Association.

UK-SRC trainee Katryn Eske receives American Society of Nutrition - Pfizer Predoctoral Fellowship

SRP-NIEHS today announced that Dr. Bill Suk is quoted in Science article on health threats of toxic waste sites in latest issue.

National Institute of Enviromental Health Sciences has spotlighted Dr. Bernhard Hennig with an article in the 2013 Online May issue.

"Integrated Iron-Polymer Membranes for Water Purification" was presented by speaker UK graduate student Li Xiao during the Research Translation Seminar Series in Frankfort on April 16, 2013.

University of Kentucky College of Engineering recognizes Dr. Bhattacharyya for his research. He will be awarded with the College of Engineering Dean’s Award for Excellence in Research.

UK's own Dr. Lindell Ormsbee will be the G.V. Loganathan Distinguished Lecturer at Virginia Tech on April 5, 2013.

American Society for Nutrition's selection of the recipient of the 2013 Pfizer Predoctoral Fellowship announced. Award to be presented to Katryn Eske from University of Kentucky at annual meeting in Boston. Congratulations Katryn!

2013-2014 University Research Professor Hennig approvedby University of Kentucky Board of Trustees for annual research award

Superfund Research Project Brief 217: Majority of Women Exposed to Multiple Pollutants

Gaetke Wins UK High Impact Research Award

Postponed Webinar to feature Nicki Baker, the 15th recipient of the annual Karen Wetterhahn Memorial Award.

Upcoming meetings related to Superfund Activities

Fall 2012

Webinar to feature Nicki Baker, the 15th recipient of the annual Karen Wetterhahn Memorial Award.

Wetterhahn Awardee Nicki Baker receives NEIHS paper of the Month

Alternatives for Managing the Nation's Complex Contaminated Groundwater Sites

Lisa Gaetke, PhD, RD, LD, Core Leader of the Community Engagement Core received UK’s College of Agriculture’s 2012 High Impact Research/Extension Award.

UK-STP’s Community Engagement Core and UK’s Cooperative Extension Service partnership held Holiday Cooking School.

Dr. Dibakar Bhattacharyya’s licensed 3 new patents for Water Applications through UK Superfund Research Program

Annual SRP Conference News!

Nicki Baker Awarded Prestigious WETTERHAHN AWARD at Annual SRP Conference

UK SRP Students Present at the Superfund Research Program Annual Conference

Dr. Lisa Cassis was recently awarded the Harriet Dustan Award

Dr Dibakar Bhattacharyya was recently the keynote speaker at the EUROMEMBRANE 2012 in London

Dr. Lisa Cassis and doctoral students Michael Petriello and Cetewayo Rashid were invited speakers at the 21st South East Lipid Research Conference.

SRP Partners with ATSDR to Connect Research to Practice

Spring 2012

Dr. Tom Dziubla and Dr. Zach Hilt were awarded professorships

Chemistry Professor Awarded Grant From National Science Foundation

UK-SRC is featured in the May issue of the NIHES Environmental Factor

Fall 2011

UK-SRC Hosts NIEHS Superfund Research Program Annual Meeting

Murphy Receives Best Poster Award from Ohio Valley Society of Toxicology

Research Translation and Community Engagement Projects Highlighted in EPA Sustainable and Healthy Communities Webinar

Summer 2011

RTC's Hoover Participates in NIEHS SRP Panel for EPA Community Involvement Conference

Dr. Hennig presented "PCB's, Nutrition, and Endothelial Cell Function: Implications in Atherosclerosis" at NIEHS/NIH Superfund Research Program Distinguished Lectures

RTC's Hoover Leads Session at NIEHS Partnerships for Environmental Public Health Workshop

Using Nutrition to Alter Host Susceptibility to Environmental Toxicants: By Emily Zhou

Dr. Hennig to Speak at Superfund Research Program Distinguished Lecture. Thursday, July 14, 2011

Superfund Research Program Trainee Webinar Series. June 1, 2011

Spring 2011

UK-SRC Graduate Students and Alumni Highlighted in Two Seminar Series

Risk e Learning Web Seminar Series Highlights UK-SRC RTC Project

Dr. Hennig Receives Thomas Poe Cooper Award for Research

Bhattacharyya's paper published in National Academy of Science

UK-SRC Student Receives SOT Outstanding Graduate Student Award

Fall 2010

December 2nd Workshop Announcement -- Nutrition and Chemical Toxicity: Implications in Risk Assessment

Willett Receives Best Student Poster Award at NIEHS Superfund Research Program Annual Meeting

UK-SRC RTC Presents on Community Engagement in Superfund Communities at joint NIEHS/EPA-Chaired SETAC Session

US EPA Designates KWRRI a Center for Watershed Excellence

Hoover Receives Westley Award from UK College of Communications and Information Studies

UK-SRC Student Training Core Members Present Research to Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection Personnel

Research Translation and Training Cores Launch Communication Training Program for SRP Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Scholars

Spring 2010

Dr. Ormsbee Receives 2010 AAWRE Water Resources Planning and Management Service-to-the-Profession Award

UK-SRC and Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection Launch Research Translation Seminar Series for State Government Personnel

UK-SRC Community Engagement and Research Translation Cores Present Posters at NIEHS Partnerships for Public Health Meeting

Fall 2009

Dr. Bhattacharyya Receives AICHe's Gerhold Award

UK Well Represented at National SRP Annual Meeting

Cassis Research Featured in Odyssey Magazine

Spring 2009

Majkova Receives Award at Toxicology and Risk Assessment Conference

Dr. Bhattacharyya Featured in Enviro-News

Hoover, Cross Speak at National Health Conference

UK-SBRP Featured in Odyssey Magazine

Majkova Receives Presidential Fellowship

Dr. Daunert Receives Barfield Award for Research

High School Student working on SBRP Project Wins Lexington Mayor's Urban Environmental Award

Dr. Ormsbee Receives American Society of Civil Engineers Award

Fall 2008

Drs. Suk and Landrigan Speak at Inaugural John P. Wyatt Lecture

UK-SBRP's Yuan Yuan Zheng Receives ACN New Investigator Award

Dr. Hennig Receives Fulbright Award

Summer 2008

Dr. Bhattacharrya to Speak at Nanotechnology and the Environment Workshop

Gaetke Presents at Annual NARPM Meeting

Haining Zhu Wins Prestigious Maciag Award

UK-SBRP Researcher Arzuaga to Join EPA Integrated Risk Information Team

Spring 2008

UK-SBRP Student Researchers Receive Awards at National Society of Toxicology Meeting, Toxicology and Risk Assessment Conference

Arzuaga Receives Award at National Society of Toxicologists Meeting

Winter 2008

UK-SBRP Researchers Receive Great Teacher Awards

Andrew Lynch Receives Prestigious Gates Cambridge Scholarship

Dr. Daunert and Dr. Bachas Highlighted in Magazine Feature

Fall 2007

Bachas-Daunert Receives AIChE Poster Award

Dr. Hennig Receives College of Agriculture's Bobby Pass Award

Arzuaga Receives Honorable Mention at UK College of Medicine's First Annual Postdoctoral Poster Session

Oesterling Receives Student Poster Award at NIEHS Superfund Basic Research Program Annual Meeting

UK-SBRP Faculty, Students, and Post-Docs Present at KRCEE Scientific and Technical Symposium

Dr. Sylvia Daunert's Research Highlighted in Odyssey

Xu Presents Seminar on Synthesis and Reactivity of Membrane-Supported Bimetallic Nanoparticles for PCB and Trichoroethylene Dechlorination

Dr. Ormsbee, KWRRI, UK-SBRP Research Translation Efforts Featured in UK College of Engineering's Quadrangle Magazine

Dr. Hennig Presents at at the 27th International Symposium on Halogenated Persistent Organic Pollutants - DIOXIN 2007 in Tokyo, Japan

News Archives

Arzuaga Awarded Second Year of Funding through the Lyman T. Johnson Fellowship

UK-SBRP Student Xu Receives North American Membrane Society Award

Dr. Bhattacharyya Honored by the North American Membrane Society

Research Translation Partner Spotlight: Steve Hampson

UK-SBRP Student Featured in NIH Student Success Stories

UK-SBRP Postdoctoral Scholar receives Lyman T. Johnson Postdoctoral Fellowship

UK-SBRP Students Present Nine Posters at Annual SBRP Meeting

Dr. Bhattacharyya's Research Highlighted in SBRP Congressional Justification

UK-SBRP Hosts Nutrition and Chemical Toxicity Workshop

Superfund Community Action through Nutrition (SCAN) Program Presented to Cooperative Extension Agents

UK-SBRP Graduate Student Researcher Receives Award from American Institute of Chemical Engineers

UK-SBRP Students Prominent at American Institute of Chemical Engineers Regional Conference

Dr. Daunert Receives Distinguished Professor Award

Dr. Bhattacharyya's Research Highlighted in NIH/NIEHS Research Brief

Visit the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry's (ATSDR) Exposure Dose Reconstruction Program (EDRP)

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