News Archive - Events


Brown Leads Conference on Exposure and Health Issues Raised by PFASs - August 24, 2017

NIEHS Director Joins PROTECT and CRECE in Puerto Rico for Community Environmental Health Forum - April 10, 2017

PROTECT and CRECE Honor Community Health Centers at Annual Retreat - March 1, 2017

PROTECT and CRECE Members Conduct Training and Survey at Environmental Health Symposium for Speech-Language Pathologists - September 29, 2016

Prof. Dave Kaeli Presents at NIEHS Spring Workshop - August 2, 2016

PROTECT and CRECE Participate in March of Dimes March for Babies Event in San Juan - July 27, 2016

PROTECT and CRECE Celebrate New Clinic Opening - July 22, 2016

NIEHS Director Visits Northeastern University - July 21, 2016

Dr. Huerta-Montañez Meets with CDC to Discuss Zika - July 5, 2016

Dr. Gredia Huerta-Montanez Presents on Zika at CHPAC Meeting - June 16, 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

Curt Spalding, EPA Region 1 Administrator, Presents Webinar: “Innovation & Collaboration” - May 16, 2016

PROTECT and CRECE Open New Clinic in Puerto Rico - May 11, 2016

Dr. Carmen Vélez Vega and Trainee Colleen Murphy Collaborate with Undergraduate Students from University of Puerto Rico—Mayaguez - May 5, 2016

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

PROTECT and CRECE Provide Education on Zika Prevention - May 2, 2016

Dr. Vélez Vega and Trainee Colleen Murphy Present at 2nd Annual Rochester Global Health Symposium and UNYTE Scientific Session - April 29, 2016

Dr. Vélez Vega Presents at the 2016 Consortium of Universities for Global Health -

May Webinar: Curt Spalding, EPA Region 1 Administrator, to Present “EPA New England Update: Innovation and Collaboration on Hazardous Waste Clean-up” – Recording Now Available - April 28, 2016

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

PROTECT Project 5 Researchers Present at Boston Public School Science Fair - March 14, 2016

PROTECT’s Dr. José Cordero Appears on NPR to Discuss Puerto Rico’s Efforts Against the Zika Virus - February 5, 2016

PROTECT and KWI Conference: Karst, Groundwater Contamination, & Public Health -

PROTECT and CRECE Work With Local Physicians to Inform Participants About the Zika Virus in Puerto Rico - February 4, 2016

April Webinar: Dr. Shashi Murthy and Dr. Sean Kevlahan to present “From Lab Bench to Commercial Product: A Case Study of Quad Technologies & A Discussion of Commercializing Academic Discoveries” - February 1, 2016

PROTECT Co-sponsors Reproductive Health and the Environment Symposium at Northeastern University - December 17, 2015

December Webinar: Prof. Susan Schantz to present Novel Methods to Assess the Impact of Prenatal Chemical Exposures on Infant Cognition – Recording Now Available - December 7, 2015

Over 350 Participants Gathered for the 2015 Annual NIEHS SRP Meeting Hosted by PROTECT - December 2, 2015

PROTECT Presents at EPA Region 1 Superfund Research Program Meeting - November 23, 2015

November Webinar: Prof. Daniel Aldrich to present Networks in Crisis: Data on Social Capital and Resilience – recording now available - November 13, 2015

PROTECT Project 5 presents at UMass Amherst, MA - October 29, 2015

PROTECT RTC-CEC Leader Phil Brown Presents at the EPA’s Environmental Justice Technology Integration and Information Branch Webinar - September 21, 2015

PROTECT Participates in NIEHS and EPA CLU-IN Webinar - September 3, 2015

PROTECT Researchers Visit Health Clinic PRYMed - August 4, 2015

PROTECT Researchers Partner with March of Dimes in San Juan - August 3, 2015

PROTECT Core D Leader David Kaeli Presents at NIEHS SRP Webinar - June 25, 2015

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

Landmark Conference on Social Science-Environmental Health Collaborations - June 10, 2015

PROTECT Project 5 Trainees Present at SWIM 2015 - June 2, 2015

PROTECT Trainee Kelly Ferguson Presents at COW2015 and Meets Policy Makers at the EPA - May 7, 2015

PROTECT Represented at RISE2015 - April 28, 2015

PROTECT participates in the Northeast SRP Training Workshop - April 13, 2015

March Webinar: NIEHS Director Birnbaum to present on Environmental Health Issues – recording now available - February 27, 2015

PROTECT researcher Gu talks toxicogenomics at Harvard School of Public Health - February 5, 2015

February Webinar: “EPA/ORD Contaminated Site Project and Ground Water Research” – recording now available - February 4, 2015

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

PROTECT researcher Anzalota gives talk at Minority Health & Health Disparities conference - January 13, 2015

December Webinar – Camp Lejune: A Case Study, presented by Frank Bove, ScD (now available to download) - December 4, 2014

Community Engagement Core Advisory Committee convenes at the Manatí Medical Center - December 2, 2014

PROTECT researchers and trainees gather at annual Superfund Research Program conference - November 20, 2014

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 trainees present their work in Amherst, MA - October 28, 2014

PROTECT researcher Vesper presents to Pittsburgh Geological Society - October 20, 2014

PROTECT Orientation 2014 - September 22, 2014

PROTECT Center well-represented at the EPA Region 2 Caribbean Science Workshop - September 19, 2014

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

Cordero gives invited talk to trainees at SSR annual meeting - July 29, 2014

Puerto Rico Task Force for Preterm Birth honored by March of Dimes - June 18, 2014

Alshawabkeh presents invited plenary at IAP2014 in Leeuwarden, the Netherlands - May 29, 2014

May Webinar: “Environmental Metabolomics: A Dual-Platform Biomonitoring Approach to Assess Toxicant Exposure and Metabolic Response” - April 29, 2014

April Webinar: “Two Perspectives on Ethical Review of Research Involving Human Subjects” - April 23, 2014

March 2014 Highlight: Monica Ramirez Presents on Water Impacts - April 7, 2014

PROTECT researchers present at Manatí Medical Center conference to promote influenza vaccination during pregnancy - February 21, 2014

PROTECT researchers present EPA CLU-IN Webinar - February 10, 2014

View photos from the PROTECT annual retreat in Puerto Rico! - January 24, 2014

January Webinar: “Spinning Community – University Partnerships” - January 14, 2014