June 6th, 2013
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.
June 23, 2014
Dr. Cheryl Watson, as editor-in-chief of the Landes journal Endocrine Disruptors, and developer of relevant high-throughput assays for environmental estrogens, attended a joint Endocrine Society-EPA panel discussion on June 23, 2014 in Chicago.
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.