On 18th and 19th of November, TecnATox will organize an Advanced Course on Ecosystem Services in the framework of SCARCE, which will be directed by Dr Marta Schuhmacher.
The digital magazine "ETS EL QUE MENGES" interviews Dr. Josep Lluís Domingo.
Dr. Domingo talks about chemical contaminants and Ribefood application.
Members of TecnAtox will participate in a new FP7 project, entitled Health and Environment-wide Associations based on Large population Surveys (HEALS). The project, coordinated by the Prof. Isabella Annesi-Maesano (Université Pierre et Marie Curie, France), is focused on the refinement of an integrated methodology and the application of the corresponding analytical and computational tools for performing environment-wide association studies in support of EU-wide environment and health assessments.
For more information: http://www.heals-eu.eu/
With the participation of Dr. Torrente and Dr. Heredia, TecnATox members.
In August 30rd, Renato Igor da Silva Alves, PhD student at the University of São Paulo, defended his thesis, entitled Limnological parameters, metals and pathogenic bioagents in the Pardo River Basin: Risk assessment to human health and multivariate analysis, supervised by Dr. Susana Inés Segura-Muñoz. Dr. Alves did a stay at TecnATox, where he carried out part of his research.