Lab news !!!

2024

May     Melanie Wilson presented her research updates with the LSU SVM community at the Breakfast Break for Science.

Apr      A research article spearheaded by Mohamed Hamid has been published in the Journal of Environmental Pollution. "Effects of developmental exposure to individual and combined PFAS on development and behavioral stress responses in larval zebrafish".

Mar     Dr. Abdelmoneim chaired a session discussing the use of zebrafish behavioral assays as NAMs for evaluating chemical-induced developmental neurotoxicities at the Society of Toxicology Annual Meeting and presented his group's latest research findings.

Mar     Demetrius McAtee, Melanie Wilson, and Emma Tsai presented their research findings at the Society of Toxicology Annual Meeting in Salt Lake City.

Feb     Melanie Wilson and Patrick Rollefson presented their research findings at Phi Zeta Research Emphasis Day, receiving 3rd and 4th place awards in their respective sections.

Feb     Demetrius McAtee received LSU First Scholars Fellowship. Congratualtions!!!


2023

Oct     Melanie Wilson received the 2023 graduate student award (1st place) for her presentation at the Society of Toxicology - South Central Chapter (SOT-SCC) annual conference.

Oct     Kamal, Demetrius, Melanie, and Emma presented posters at the Society of Toxicology - South Central Chapter (SOT-SCC) annual conference.

Sep     Mohamed Hamid joined our group as a research scholar.

Aug     Patrik Rollefson presenting research findings at the AAVMC Veterinary Scholars Symposium.

July     Dr. Kamal Niaz joined our group as a postdoctoral research scholar.

July     Pranup Adhikari and Emma Tsai presenting research findings at LSU Summer Undergraduate Research Forum.

May     Demetrius McAtee presented research finding at CBS  Graduate Retreat and received 3rd place Graduate Student Award.

May     Patrik Rollefson and Pranup Adhikari have joined our lab as summer scholars.

May     Emma Tsai received LSU Discover Award to study microplastics over the summer.

Apr     Melanie Wilson present her research findings at the 2023 LSU Graduate Research Conference (GRC).

Mar     Demetrius McAtee received the 2023 graduate student award (3rd place) at the Society of Toxicology (SOT) - Reproductive and Developmental Toxicology Special Interest Group (RDTSS).