Category Archives: News & Seminars

Toxicology Seminar Series Spring 2019

Spring 2019 Seminar Schedule

Toxicology Seminar Series Fall 2018

Fall 2018 seminar schedule

Toxicology Seminar Series Spring 2018

Tox Seminar Series S2018

Congratulations to our 2017 Graduates

PhD Gina Hilton, PhD Advisor: Michael Bereman, Thesis Title: Proteomic Investigation of Various Methods used for Carbon Nanotube Exposure Yosuke Sakamachi, PhD Advisor: Jun Ninomiya-Tsuji, Thesis Title: TaK1 Regulation of Macrophage Survival Atlee Watson, PhD Advisor: Seth Kullman, Thesis Title: Aryl hydrocarbon receptor-mediated inhibition of osteogenesis in Japanese madaka and human bone-derived mesenchymal stem cells […]

Fall 2017 Seminar Schedule

Fall 2017Seminar Schedule

Welcome Fall 2017 Students

PHD Students: Sagi Encole Gillera– BS UNC-CH; Thomas Jackson– BS NC State University; Ho Young Lee– BS High Point University & MS UNC Greensboro; Wilfred Lopez Perez– BS Univ. Puerto Rico; Mark Simmers — BS NC State University; Stacy Schkoda — BS California State University MS Students: Roger Lawrie — BS Appalachian State University; Jacob […]

Congratulations Katie!

Katie Duke placed 2nd in the “predoctoral” poster category at the 7th Annual Visiting Pulmonary Scholar Symposium. We are so proud of Katie! Her poster listed below. Duke KS. Taylor AJ. Ihrie MD. Shipkowski KS. Needham EC. Thompson EA. and Bonner JC. May 2017. STAT1 Regulates Pulmonary Fibrosis in Mice after Exposure to Multi-Walled Carbon […]

Seminar Week of 3/7 and 3/14/2017

No seminar is scheduled due to spring break and SOT Meetings

Dr. John Wise gives seminar February 7-8,2017 Sponsored by CHHE and TGSA

Professor John P Wise, Sr.,  from the University of Louisville, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology visited the Toxicology Graduate Program February 7-8th, 2017. He met with graduate students over a few meals to give professional development advice and to discuss his research. He also gave a very interesting special seminar on “Whales and Turtles and […]

Spring 2017 Seminar Schedule

Toxicology Seminar Series Spring 2017

TGSA Hosts Pizza Party for Students, Staff and Faculty

Toxicology students, staff and faculty enjoyed a great  2016 year with food, fun and games!

2017 Burroughs Wellcome Distinguished Lecture and Agromedicine and Toxicology Foundation News

2017 Burroughs Wellcome Distinguished Lecture Speaker, Dr. Rob Knight, and Agromedicine and Toxicology Foundation Executive Director, Dr. Ernest Hodgson pictured with the five 2016-2017 Agromedicine and Toxicology Foundation Supplemental Scholarship recipients.  

Toxicology Faculty and Students attend NIEHS Fest

Toxicology faculty and students are attending NIEHS fest December 5-8, 2016 in Durham, NC. Welcome to the Environmental Health Science FEST! As part of its 50th anniversary celebration, the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) is bringing together researchers, trainees, young investigators, community partners, and stakeholders from across the United States to discuss past […]

Congratulations to our 2016 Graduates

PhD Alexander Bogdan, PhD Advisor: Yoshiaki Tsuji  Thesis Title: Revisiting the iron-mediated degradation mechanisms of Transferrin Receptor 1 mRNA Charisse Holmes, PhD  Advisor: Gerald LeBlanc  Thesis Title:  Influence of environmental chemicals on regulatory processes that control lipid homeostasis Elizabeth Medlock Kakaley, PhD Advisor: Gerald LeBlanc  Thesis Title:  Characterization of early events in the activation of the […]

TGSA Holds Annual Chili Cookoff

The Toxicology Graduate Student Association holds an annual Chili Cookoff each year. The Cookoff was held on Friday, October 21, 2017. Students and faculty participate in the event held in the atrium of the Toxicology Building.

Apply to Toxicology Graduate Program

Applications are now being taken for the Fall 2018 semester. Codes for GRE and TOEFL GRE code:0219 NCSU Institution Code: R5496 TOEFL Code: 99 The deadline for applications each Fall is December 15. APPLY ONLINE  

New Student Orientation Fall 2016

Toxicology New Student Orientation

Fall 2016 Seminar Schedule

Tox Fall 2016Seminar Schedule

Welcome Fall 2016 Students

PhD STUDENTS Rubia Martin — B.S. NC State University, Microbiology Alejandra Del Pilar Oyarzun Mejia — B.S. University of Chile, Biochemistry; M.S. University of Chile, Biochemistry Patricia Sorrow — B.S. Lander University, Environmental Science Ryan Weeks — B.S. NC State University, Animal Science Dorothy You — B.S. University of Illinois, Chemistry MASTERS STUDENT Keith Ohrberg — […]

2 Toxicology Students win Awards at International Nanotoxicology Congress Meeting held in Boston, MA June 1-4, 2016

Gina Hilton and Katherine Duke were recipients of  travel awards supported by NSF and NIEHS at the 8th International Nanotoxicology Congress held in Boston, MA, June 1-4. Gina Hilton was also the recipient of a  poster award supported by the Wiley interdisciplinary journal Nanomedicine and Nanobiotechnology. Gina is a PhD student in the laboratory of Dr. Michael Bereman and Katie is a PhD […]