We would like to invite you and your colleagues to the Columbia University NIEHS Superfund Research Program December Seminar/Webinar.
Ershad Sumon, Project Manager of the Arsenic Testing Program, University of Dhaka and M. Rajib Mozumder, Columbia SRP Graduate Student with the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, will present, "Implications for mitigation of the recent field-kit testing of 50,000 wells for arsenic in Araihazar, Bangladesh".
Tomas R. Guilarte, Leon Hess Professor & Chairman of the Department of Environmental Health Sciences at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health, Director of the NIEHS Training Grant and Deputy Director of the NIEHS Center for Environmental Health in Northern Manhattan, will give a talk on "Neurological Consequences of Chronic Manganese Exposure: Behavioral, Neuroimaging and Neuropathological Findings".
If you are planning on attending in person, please bring a photo id and mention that you are attending the Superfund seminar when you arrive at the front desk. The conference room (1101) is one flight up.
If you are interested in listening to the talks remotely, please send an email with "CU SRP December 2013 Webinar" in the subject line to <mgolden at ciesin dot columbia dot edu>. Please indicate your affiliation in the email. An invitation to participate in the webinar will be sent to you if you send your request by Friday, December 13th. .
The Seminar/Webinar Series is open to everyone interested in the topic.
Here is the more detailed agenda:
"Implications for mitigation of the recent field-kit testing of 50,000 wells for arsenic in Araihazar, Bangladesh"
Arsenic Testing Program
University of Dhaka, Bangladesh
M. Rajib Mozumder
Columbia SRP Graduate Student
Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences
"Neurological Consequences of Chronic Manganese Exposure: Behavioral, Neuroimaging and Neuropathological Findings"
Tomas R. Guilarte
Leon Hess Professor & Chairman
Director, NIEHS Training Grant
Deputy Director, NIEHS Center for Environmental Health in Northern Manhattan
Department of Environmental Health Sciences
Mailman School of Public Health