Current Research Projects

Our program is composed of five interrelated basic research projects.

Arsenic Uptake, Transport and Storage in Plants

Project leader: Mary Lou Guerinot, Ph.D.
Associate Director, Professor
Department of Biological Sciences
Dartmouth College

Bioaccumulation and Trophic Transfer of Hg in Aquatic Food Webs

Project leader: Celia Y. Chen, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences
Dartmouth College

Arsenic and Innate Immune Function of the Lung

Project leader: Bruce A. Stanton, Ph.D.
Program Director, Professor
Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Andrew C. Vail Professor
Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

Arsenic as an Endocrine Disrupter

Project leader: Joshua Hamilton, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist Chief Academic & Scientific Officer
Marine Biological Laboratory

Arsenic Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Exposure Assessment of Metals

Project leader: Margaret R. Karagas, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Community and Family Medicine
Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

Pilot Projects