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 are 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

“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

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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

COEH Research Seminar

June 7, 2019, 3:30-5:00 pm
100 Theory Avenue, Room 158

“Environmental Neurosciences of Brain Aging and Health Disparities: An Example on Neurotoxic Effects of Ambient Air Pollution”

Jiu-Chiuan Chen, MD, ScD
Associate Professor
Department of Preventive Medicine
Keck School of Medicine
University of Southern California

COEH Research Seminar

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

“Prenatal Chemical Exposures and Subsequent Neurobehavioral Development”

Dr. Susan Korrick
Assistant Professor
Department of Environmental Health
TH Chan School of Public Health
Harvard University

COEH Research Seminar

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

“Polio, Particulate Matter 2.5, and Precision Cut Lung Slices”

Dr. Joseph Brain
Cecil K. and Philip Drinker Professor of Environmental Physiology
Director, Center for Children and Environmental Health
Harvard School of Public Health

COEH Research Seminar

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

“Pesticide Illness Reporting”

Dr. Yvette Nonato
California Department of Pesticide Regulation
Pesticide Programs Division
Worker Health & Safety Branch