COEH Events

COEH Research Seminars

We present monthly COEH Research Seminars featuring guest speakers during the academic year. We also hold regular environmental health seminars presented by EHS faculty and graduate students. For more information, please see our Seminar Schedule.


Annual Symposia on Occupational and Environmental Health Threats

We were very pleased to present the First Annual UCI-COEH Symposium on Occupational and Environmental Health Threats in February 2020. For more information, please click here.

 

Latest Events

COEH Research Seminar

“Tribal Partnerships to Prevent Paralytic Shellfish Poisoning in Southeast Alaska”

Dr. Gribble

 

 

 

 

 

Friday, December 4, 2020
3:30-5:00 PM
via Zoom
(please email coeh@uci.edu for meeting information)

Dr. Matthew Gribble
Assistant Professor
Dept of Environmental Health
Rollins School of Public Health
Emory University

COEH Research Seminar

“Adverse Systemic Effects Due to Exposure to Fine and Ultrafine Particulate Matter: Target Beyond the Lung”

Dr. Vizcaya-Ruiz

 

 

 

 

 

Friday, November 6, 2020
3:30-5:00 PM
via Zoom
(please email coeh@uci.edu for meeting information)

Dr. Andrea De Vizcaya Ruiz
Research Professor
Toxicology Department
Center for Research and Advanced Studies
Cinvestav, Mexico City

Candidate for COEH Inhalation Toxicology faculty position

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COEH Research Seminar

“Air Pollution and Child Health Disparities: From Community-Engaged Research to Toxicological Studies”

Dr. Mendez

 

 

 

 

 

Monday, October 26, 2020
3:30 to 4:30 pm
via Zoom
(please email coeh@uci.edu for meeting information)

Dr. Loyda Mendez
Associate Professor
School of Science and Technology
Universidad Ana G. Méndez, Carolina Campus, Puerto Rico

Candidate for COEH Inhalation Toxicology faculty position

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COEH Research Seminar

“Toxicant-Responsive Transcriptional Regulators Inhibit Osteogenic Differentiation”

Nicole Sparks, PhD. Photo by Robert A. Whitehead/CSUSB

Friday, October 2, 2020
3:30-5:00 PM
via Zoom
(please email coeh@uci.edu for meeting information)

Nicole Sparks, PhD
UC Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Molecular, Cell and Systems Biology
University of California, Riverside

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COEH Research Seminar

“What Question Are You Answering?: Thinking Through Biases and Causality in Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology”

Erika Garcia, PhDMarch 6, 2020, 3:30-5 pm
100 Theory Avenue, Room 158

Erika Garcia, PhD, MPH
Postdoctoral Scholar, Division of Environmental Health
Department of Preventive Medicine
Keck School of Medicine
University of Southern California

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COEH Research Seminar

“The Southern California Children’s Health Study: Results and Implications for Policy”

February 7, 2020, 3:30-5 pm
100 Theory Avenue, Room 158

Rob Scot McConnell, MD
Professor of Preventive Medicine
Keck School of Medicine
University of Southern California

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Hot Topics in Wildfires: Present and Future Health Risks

1st Annual UCI COEH Symposium on Occupational and Environmental Health Threats

February 6-7, 2020

The Conference Center at UCI Research Park

Please check here for updates.

COEH Research Seminar

“Obesity Impacts on Ovarian Toxicity”

December 6, 2019, 3:30-5:00 pm
100 Theory Avenue, Room 158

Dr. Aileen Keating
Associate Professor
Department of Animal Science
Iowa State University

The talk will cover ovarian toxicity that results from DNA damage induction by phosphoramide mustard, the active metabolite of the anticancer drug cyclophosphamide. The talk will also discuss the additive impacts of obesity and how altering the DNA damage response in the ovary affects DNA repair.

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COEH Research Seminar

“Improving the Impact of Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology on Decision-Making”

November 1, 2019, 3:30-5:00 pm
100 Theory Avenue, Room 158

David Richardson, PhD
Professor
Department of Epidemiology
School of Public Health
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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COEH Research Seminar

October 18, 2019, 3:30-5:00 pm
100 Theory Avenue, Room 158

“Plo-No Santa Ana! Lead-Free Santa Ana!: Participatory Research and Action”

Alana Lebrón, PhD, MS
Assistant Professor
Program in Public Health
Chicano and Latino Studies
UC Irvine

Abel Ruiz
Adult Ally and Coordinator
Jovenes Cultivando Cambios (JCC; Youth Cultivating Changes)

Enrique Valencia
Project Director
Orange County Environmental Justice