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Dr. Boldogh, Doctor Honoris Causa

June 6th, 2013

Istvan Boldogh, DM&B, PhD

Istvan Boldogh, DM&B, PhD, represented the United States as one of international scholars to receive the Doctor Honoris Causa (DHC) in ceremonies at Semmelweis University (one of the oldest European universities), Budapest, Hungary.

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NIEHS F-31 Fellow and ETox T32 Trainee Associate Rene Vinas article featured in Science Daily

April 03, 2013

Rene Vinas, B.S., M.S.

Rene Vinas, B.S., M.S., performed experimental work resulting in a recent publication: "Mixtures of xenoestrogens disrupt estradiol-induced non-genomic signaling and downstream functions in pituitary cells," which appeared in the journal Environmental Health.

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NIEHS T32 Grant in Environmental Toxicology Renewed

August, 2012

Bill T. Ameredes, PhD

Bill T. Ameredes, M.S., Ph.D., associate professor in the Department of Internal Medicine, and Director of the UTMB Environmental Toxicology Training Program, has successfully renewed the Environmental Toxicology (ETox) T32 Training Grant with the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) of the National Institutes of Health, beginning July of 2012. The Training Grant entitled, "Molecular Mechanisms of Environmental Injury" has been consistently funded at UTMB for over 20 years. "This grant enables us to continue our outstanding tradition of NIH support for our pre-doctoral and post-doctoral trainees, as well as the training faculty within the program, here at UTMB," said Dr. Ameredes.