On behalf of Columbia University's Superfund Basic Research Program, we
would like to invite you and your colleagues to the Columbia SBRP
Seminar Series on Monday, December 15th, 2008. The speakers for the
December seminar are Mrinal Kumar Sengupta from the University of Texas
and Leona Samson from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The meeting
will take place from 3-5pm in the Pharmacology Library, Room 724 of the
William Black Medical Research Building, Columbia University Health
Sciences Campus at 650 West 168th Street, New York City.
Here is a more detailed schedule:
3:00PM-4:00PM "Groundwater Arsenic Contamination: An Overview on
Magnitude of Calamity and Some Analytical Approaches for its Trace Level
Detection in Environmental Samples" by Mrinal Kumar Sengupta(mrinalksengupta at gmail dot com)
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry University of Texas at Arlington
4:05-5:00PM "Gene expression in umbilical cord blood of As-exposed
newborns" by Leona Samson (lsamson at MIT dot EDU)
Center for Environmental Health Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
If you would like more details on these topics, you may contact the
presenters directly via the e-mails provided above.
For more information about Columbia's SBRP projects please see our
website at http://superfund.ciesin.columbia.edu
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact either Maria
Garcia (212-305-3464)at Division of Environmental Health Sciences of the
Mailman School of Public Health or Daphnee Fromentin at Lamont-Doherty
Earth Observatory (845-365-8301).
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Hope to see you on the 15th!
Senior Research Associate, Science Applications Division, CIESIN
Co-PI, CU Superfund Basic Research Program Research Translation Core
PO Box 1000, 61 Route 9W
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