Dr. Stephania Cormier’s research on the relationship between environmentally persistent free radicals (EPFRs) and the severity of respiratory viral infections was featured in a three part web-based e-Learning seminar series entitled “The Interplay between Environmental Exposures and Infectious Agents”. Dr. Cormier presented as part of the third session, “Co-Exposures in the Lung” on November 7, 2016. More than 370 professionals from federal and state regulatory agencies to environmental firms and universities attended the webinar. Dr. Cormier is the director of the Louisiana State University Superfund Research Center (LSU SRP) and the leader of Project 2: Environmentally Persistent Free Radicals Alter Pulmonary Immunologic Homeostasis. To learn more about the research conducted at the LSU SRP click here.
The “Risk e-Learning” seminars are a collaborative effort between the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) Superfund Research Program (SRP) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response (OSWER). The seminars are archived on the EPA’s Clean-Up Information (CLU-IN) website. Each archived offering includes the presentation materials and audio from the seminar. Click here to view the archived materials from November 7th and here to learn more about the Risk e-Learning Web Seminars.