Jul 212017

On April 28, 2017, EOHSI’s scientists Judith Graber, Robert Laumbach, and Clifford Weisel were part of the prestigious set of speakers and panelists selected to present during the Environmental Justice and the Future of Environmental Health Research Symposium at the Rutgers University Inn and Conference Center.

Click on the embedded video below to watch the “Our Environment, Our Health: Engaging Researchers and Empowering Communities” presentation by Linda Birnbaum, Director of the National Institute for Environmental Health Sciences and National Toxicology Program.

Jul 112017
Dr. Jeffrey Laskin Understands Urgency to Develop Chemical Warfare Antidotes

Currently, Dr. Jeffrey Laskin, director of the Rutgers University CounterACT Research Center of Excellence, leads a team conducting research on the exposure and health effects of chemical warfare agents used by terrorists. The researchers are determined to develop medical countermeasures. Specifically, Laskin, a distinguished professor and chief of the toxicology division at the Rutgers Environmental [read more]

Mar 092017

Proposals due April 17, 2017   DATE: March 3, 2017 TO: Faculty: Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey FROM: Helmut Zarbl, Ph.D., Director Debra L. Laskin, Ph.D., Deputy Director Kenneth Reuhl, Ph.D., Director of CEED Pilot Project Program SUBJECT: Request for Proposals for 2017-18 Pilot Project Program Funding   The NIEHS Center for Environmental [read more]

Oct 102016
Community Outreach and Engagement Coordinator Kerry Butch is here!

Kerry Margaret Butch has joined CEED as our Community Outreach and Engagement Coordinator.  She has extensive experience in community organizing and advocacy, including environmental justice projects.  She will work closely with Community Outreach and Engagement Core (COEC) Director Robert Laumbach, MD, MPH.  She will facilitate communication between CEED scientists, community groups, and the general public [read more]