Announcement: CU SRP Seminar/Webinar, Friday December 2nd at 3pm (Health Sciences)
- On behalf of Columbia University's Superfund Research Program, we would
like to invite you and your colleagues to the Columbia SRP
Seminar/Webinar Series on Friday, 2 December 2011, from 3pm to 5 pm.
*Thomas R. Holm with the Illinois State Water Survey of the Prairie
Research Institute (PRI) at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
(UIUC) **will present /Arsenic in Illinois Glacial Aquifers:
Geochemistry and Removal at Water Treatment Plants/.
Habibul Ahsan, Director of the Center for Cancer Epidemiology and
Prevention and with the Department of Health Studies at the University
of Chicago**will give a talk on /Updates on Health Effects of Arsenic
Longitudinal Study (HEALS) and Bangladesh Vitamin E and Selenium Trial
(BEST) studies in Bangladesh/**.*
*The seminar will take place at Columbia University's Environmental
Health Sciences Conference Room (eleventh floor, room 1101), Allan
Rosenfield Building, 722 West 168 Street, New York, NY.* *If you are
interested in participating remotely*,please send an email with "CU SRP
Dec Webinar" in the subject line to <mgolden at ciesin dot columbia dot
edu>. An invitation to participate in the webinar will be sent to you on
The Seminar/Webinar Series is open to everyone interested in these topics.
Here is a more detailed schedule:
"Arsenic in Illinois Glacial Aquifers: Geochemistry and Removal at Water
Thomas R. Holm
Illinois State Water Survey
Prairie Research Institute (PRI)
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC)
trholm at illinois dot edu
"Updates on Health Effects of Arsenic Longitudinal Study (HEALS) and
Bangladesh Vitamin E and Selenium Trial (BEST) studies in Bangladesh"
Center for Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention
Department of Health Studies
University of Chicago
habib at uchicago dot edu
If you would like more details on these presentation, you may contact
speakers directly via the e-mails provided above. For more information
about Columbia's SRP projects please see our website at
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact either Nancy
LoIacono (212-305-1623) at Division of Environmental Health Sciences of
the Mailman School of Public Health or Sandra Yoshida at Lamont-Doherty
Earth Observatory (845-365-8301).
Please note: If you would prefer not to be on the circulation list for
the Columbia SRP announcements, please contact Meredith Golden <mgolden
@ ciesin.columbia.edu> and your name will be removed. Alternatively, if
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Hope that you can join us on December 2nd!
Senior Research Associate, Science Applications Division, CIESIN
Co-PI, Columbia Superfund Research Program Research Translation Core
PO Box 1000, 61 Route 9W
Palisades NY 10964
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