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Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) are re-emerging as an environmental pollutant of concern. PAHs, found at Superfund sites and urban settings, are formed in the burning of carbon-based energy sources, e.g., diesel, gasoline, coal, petroleum and in cooking or tobacco smoke. Learn more about PAHs

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New Trainee Highlight: Greta Frey – Community Engagement Core

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Oct 1, 2014

My name is Greta Frey. I grew up in Boise, Idaho and completed my undergraduate work at OSU in Public Health. I am a member of the Confederated Tribes of Siletz of Siletz, Oregon and the Aleut Corporation of Anchorage, Alaska. I was the Diabetes Program Assistant for the Siletz Community Health Clinic. I had… Continue reading

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Partnership Project Completed for Black Butte Mine Community

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Oct 1, 2014

[The post is adapted from a story in the October 2014 issue of NIEHS Environmental Factor - written by Sara Mishamandani, research and communication specialist for MDB Inc., a contractor for the NIEHS Superfund Research Program and Division of Extramural Research and Training] A tool to educate K-8 students about mercury in the environment and its… Continue reading

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Portland Harbor Superfund Site Paddle to Educate OHSU Students

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Sep 18, 2014

Dr. Dave Stone, co-leader of the Research Translation Core, paddled in the Portland Harbor Superfund Site as part of an innovative educational event designed for Preventative Medicine students at Oregon Health and Science University. Approximately fifteen MD/MPH and Medical Toxicology students attended the tour in which Dr. Stone and representatives from the Oregon Health Authority… Continue reading

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