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Mar 18
Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Katherine Greeson, PhD candidate in environmental health science
11:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Russell Hall – HSC

Katherine Greeson, a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Environmental Health Science, will defend her doctoral dissertation –  “Assessing the Impact of Environmental Exposures on the Human Sperm Epigenome: Implications for the Next Generation ” – on Friday, March 18 at 11:30 a.m. in room 217 of Russell Hall on the UGA Health Sciences Campus.

Katherine Greeson is a PhD Candidate in Environmental Health Science with a research focus in reproductive toxicology. For her doctoral research, she has assessed the impact of environmental exposures on the human sperm epigenome to determine whether preconception paternal exposures to polybrominated biphenyls, cannabis, and PFAS chemicals may have the ability to negatively impact offspring health. She graduated from the Georgia Institute of Technology in 2017 with a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry with Highest Honors.

Advisory Committee Members:
Charles Easley, Ph.D. (Major Professor)
Travis Glenn, Ph.D.
Karen Norris, Ph.D.
Yao Yao, Ph.D.

Everyone is welcome to attend! For more information, contact Haoguang Liu.

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Date:
March 18
Time:
11:30 am - 12:20 pm
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Department of Environmental Health Science

Venue

Russell Hall – HSC
1425 Prince Avenue
Athens, GA 30602 United States
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