Nov 112013
 

From Rutgers Today – November 11, 2013. A report co-authored by Rutgers researcher and CEED member Sue Shapses warns of the dangers extended power outages can pose to older New Jerseyans. Everyone knows Superstorm Sandy left many New Jersey homes and businesses battered and bruised. But most are not aware of the considerable toll the storm [read more]

Oct 012013
 
Future Researchers Get Hands-On Experience

Rutgers EOHSI/COEC Program for High School Students Featured in NIEHS Newsletter. Thanks, in part, to NIEHS-funded programs at Rutgers University, 46 high school students gained new insights into laboratory techniques and real-world applications of toxicology this summer. The young people, rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors from 30 high schools in New Jersey and surrounding states, [read more]

Aug 012013
 

The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) of the National Institutes of Health selected the following recent publications by CEED researchers as “high-impact” papers by Division of Extramural Research and Training (DERT) grantees, based on their important findings and potential for public health impact. PBDEs may increase risk for Parkinson’s Disease Citation: Bradner JM, Suragh TA, Wilson [read more]

May 012013
 

The CEED Pilot Project Program is a collaboration between the NIEHS Center and the Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute (EOHSI) at Rutgers University, designed to encourage interdisciplinary and new approaches to investigating environmental health questions. This year’s Request for Proposals was announced in February, on the eve of the July 1, 2013 merger between [read more]