Natasha Andrade Wins CPRC Student Travel Award
The SETAC-CPRC Board of Directors announced the recipients of the 2011 Student Travel Awards:
- Natasha Andrade, University of Maryland. Utilizing thin-film SPE methodology to assess DDT and dieldrin bioavailability to earthworms. Advised by Dr. Alba Torrents.
- Talia Chalew, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. The fate and cellular toxicity of silver, zinc oxide, titanium dioxide engineered nanoparticles in water. Advised by Dr. Kellogg Schwab.
- Rebecca Lazarus, USGS-Patuxent Wildlife Research Center/ University of Maryland. Apparent tolerance of common tern (Sterna hirundo) embryos to a pentabrominated diphenyl ether mixture (DE-71). Advised by Dr. Barnett Rattner.
Each of these students will receive a $350 award in support of their attendance of the conference in Boston. The awards will be given to in person to these students at at SETAC-Boston during the CPRC meeting (Wednesday, November 16th, 3-5p in Room 204).
Published November 11, 2011