2015 CEW Platform and Poster Winners

October 4 - 7, Saskatoon hosted the annual Canadian Ecotoxicity Workshop. Toxicology Graduate Students received recognition for their poster and platform presentations.

The Canadian Ecotoxicity Workshop (CEW), formerly known as the Aquatic Toxicity Workshop (ATW), is Canadas major annual meeting in the field of ecological toxicology and related disciplines. It provides the opportunity to share information on current and emerging topics of regional, national and international importance related to contaminants in ecosystems, both aquatic and terrestrial. Participants include students, academics, government scientists and regulators, environmental consultants and industry representatives.

POSTER

Brett Tendler                                            

FIRST PLACE

Brett Tendler
Toxicology Centre (Supervisor, Dr. Jones)

"Chemodynamic behaviour of Thallium in the Slave River, Northwest Territories Canada"

A. Jimmo

SECOND PLACE

Amy Jimmo
Toxicology Centre (Supervisor, Dr. Siciliano)

"Persistence and toxicity of Garlon XRT® and Arsenal Powerline® in soils along transmission right-of-ways in the Yukon Territory"

PLATFORM

A. Masse

FIRST PLACE

Anita Massé 
Toxicology Centre (Supervisor, Dr.  Janz)

"Assessing the potential effects of chronically elevated dietary selenium exposure on the
fitness of the model amphibian Xenopus laevis"

L. D'Silva 

SECOND PLACE

Larry D'Silva
Toxicology Centre (Supervisor, Dr. Liber)

"Mechanisms affecting arsenic flux rates from paririe reservoir sediments, Buffalo Pound Lake, SK, Canada"

Kean Steeves

THIRD PLACE

Kean Steeves
Toxicology Centre (Supervisor, Dr. Hogan)

"Reproductive and histopathological effects of municipal wastewater effluent exposure in male and female fathead minnows"

THREE MINUTE THESIS
D. Green

FIRST PLACE

Derek Green
Toxicology Centre (Supervisor, Dr. Janz)

A. Jimmo

SECOND PLACE

Amy Jimmo
Toxicology Centre (Supervisor, Dr. Siciliano)