News Archive - PROTECT Trainees


PROTECT Trainees Luisa Feliciano and Skarlet Velasquez Receive KC Donnelly Externship Awards - July 27, 2021

PROTECT Trainee Elana Elkin Receives First Place Poster Award at SOT 2021 - April 8, 2021

Trainee Spotlight: Yuwei Zhao - February 11, 2021

Trainee Spotlight – Pahriya Ashrap - December 9, 2020

Protect Trainee Jill Riddell visits Butler Cave to study Karst Sediment Chemical Characteristics - November 17, 2020

PROTECT Welcomes the 2020 Class of Student Researchers at Trainee Orientation - November 10, 2020

Former PROTECT Trainee Stephanie Eick receives award from ECHO Opportunities and Infrastructure Fund - August 21, 2020

Project 3 Trainee Luisa Feliciano gives outstanding presentation on “Visual Design Consideration when Preparing Media” at recent Trainee Coffee Hour - August 3, 2020

Trainee Spotlight – Shayan Hojabri - July 28, 2020

Project 2 Post Doc Elana Elkin awarded the Edward W. Carney Trainee Award at the Annual Society of Toxicology Meeting - June 3, 2020

Project 2 Trainee Anthony Su receives the Eugene Feingold Excellence in Diversity Award - May 11, 2020

Project 5 Trainee Shayan Hojabri Receives Outstanding Graduate Teaching Award - May 5, 2020

Individuals with socioeconomic disadvantage among Puerto Rican cohort have elevated levels of oxidative stress according to recent PROTECT Study - March 25, 2020

Trainee Spotlight – Anthony Su - March 18, 2020

Project 2 Trainee Elana Elkin Receives the Karen Wetterhahn Memorial Award - December 9, 2019

Fall 2019 Technical Webinar: “Single cell bioinformatics and metabolomics: Methods and Tools for environmental health research” by Dr. Lana Garmire - November 27, 2019

Trainee Spotlight – Shi Dong - November 26, 2019

PROTECT Study evaluates how CVOC chemicals are distributed and travel through the Karst System of Northern Puerto Rico - November 22, 2019

Five PROTECT Trainees Receive Individual Development Plan Awards -

Trainee Spotlight: Jill Riddell - October 15, 2019

PROTECT Undergraduate Research Fellow Tom Onsi wins poster award at UMICH Undergrad Research Opportunity Program Summer Research Symposium - October 4, 2019

PROTECT Trainee Jill Riddell completes KC Donnelly Externship at University of Arizona SRP in Tucson - August 29, 2019

Trainee Spotlight – Nancy Cardona - August 9, 2019

Trainee Spotlight – Norma Torres - June 27, 2019

Trainee Spotlight – Stephanie Eick - May 28, 2019

PROTECT Trainees Max Aung and Amber Cathey present at the Society for Reproductive Investigation 66th Annual Scientific Meeting in Paris - May 8, 2019

PROTECT Hosts the 2019 Annual Northeast SRP Meeting at Northeastern University - April 23, 2019

Trainee Spotlight: Elana Elkin - April 16, 2019

Trainee Spotlight: Kaleigh McAlaine - March 12, 2019

Trainee Spotlight: Morgan Hines - January 8, 2019

PROTECT Project 4 Trainees Autum Downey & Jill Riddell Present at the Geological Society of America 130th Annual Meeting - December 4, 2018

Kelly Ferguson, Former PROTECT Trainee, Wins NIEHS Mentor of the Year - November 14, 2018

PROTECT Welcomes the 2018 Class of Student Researchers at Trainee Orientation - October 30, 2018

PROTECT Welcomes New Team Members, and Celebrates our Recent Departures’ Contributions & Future - September 20, 2018

PROTECT Trainee Norma Torres Featured in SRP Newsletter - August 7, 2018

Trichloroethylene metabolite S-(1,2-dichlorovinyl)-L-cysteine (DCVC) stimulates premature death in cell critical to placental development during the first-trimester of pregnancy - June 1, 2018

PROTECT Trainee Stephanie Eick Receives KC Donnelly Externship - May 21, 2018

Phenols and Parabens Affect Thyroid Hormones in Pregnant Women - April 19, 2018

Spatiotemporal assessment of CVOC contamination in karst groundwater sources and exposure at tap water point of use in Puerto Rico - April 12, 2018

PROTECT Trainee Norma Torres Awarded Ford Fellowship - April 10, 2018

Project 5 Team Members Participate in MIT Water Night - March 28, 2018

Congratulations to recent PROTECT graduates: Nazari, Kalhor, and Wurth! - January 4, 2018

PROTECT Project 4 Team Members Present at AGU Conference in New Orleans - December 21, 2017

Trainees: Apply to William L. Wilson Scholarship in Karst Science Scholarship by February 1st - November 29, 2017

2017 Winners Selected for PROTECT Trainee Individual Development Plan Awards -

Ferguson, Former PROTECT Trainee, Highlighted as Rising Environmental Health Leader - November 2, 2017

Lin and Rajic Present at AEHS Conference - October 31, 2017

Visiting Scholar Wei Zhou Wins Second Place Prize for Poster Presented at MIT Water Night - March 29, 2017

PROTECT Trainee Kimberly Hetrick Receives KWI Wilson Fellowship - March 6, 2017

Trainee Elkin Presents on Award Winning Poster for NIEHS SRP Webinar - March 3, 2017

PROTECT Trainees Vilda Rivera and Norma Torres Present at IAH Conference in Montpellier, France - November 14, 2016

PROTECT and CRECE members attend ISEE Conference in Rome, Italy - September 23, 2016

PROTECT Trainee Reneé Wurth Receives KC Donnelly Externship - September 22, 2016

Winners Selected for PROTECT Trainee Individual Development Plan Awards - July 29, 2016

PROTECT Trainee Arshley Rey To Intern with EPA Region 2 - June 9, 2016

Trainee Nerida de Jesus Presents at 10th National Monitoring Conference - May 31, 2016

PROTECT Trainees Participate in Water Quality Monitoring Day - May 18, 2016

PROTECT Co-Hosts Northeast Superfund Research Program (NE SRP) Training Workshop - May 4, 2016

PROTECT Trainees Offer Water Quality Workshop to Children in Puerto Rico - April 15, 2016

PROTECT Trainees Win Individual Development Plan (IDP) Awards - February 19, 2016

PROTECT Trainee Xiangyu Li Presents at ALLDATA 2015 - June 19, 2015

Over 60 attend 5th annual PROTECT retreat in Dorado, Puerto Rico - January 23, 2015

PROTECT at the 2014 SACNAS Conference in Los Angeles - November 19, 2014

PROTECT at NU’s Pop-Up Open Lab Experience - November 4, 2014

PROTECT Trainee de Jesus Receives EPA GRO Undergraduate Fellowship - September 29, 2014

PROTECT Orientation 2014 - September 22, 2014

Congratulations to recent PROTECT graduates! - September 16, 2014

September 2014 Spotlight: PROTECT trainees present at the 2014 ISEE conference - September 2, 2014

PROTECT Trainee Cotto Receives Outstanding Poster Award - August 27, 2014