2016 CEW Platform and Poster Winners

CEW 2016 was held at the Shaw Conference Centre in Edmonton, Alberta on September 25-28, 2016. The theme of the 2016 CEW was “planning for uncertainty“.

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.

PLAYLE AWARD

Playle Award Winner

Anita Massé
University of Saskatchewan

"Reproductive and developmental effects of elevated maternal dietary selenium in the model amphibian, Xenopus laevis"

PLATFORM

Second PLACE

Sara Hanson
Toxicology Centre 

"Reproductive and general health assessment of fathead minnow (Pimephales promelas) populations inhabiting an effluent-dominated stream, Wascana Creek, Saskatchewan"

Third PLACE

Derek Green (right side of photo)
Toxicology Centre 

"The influence of hydropeaking on growth and mercury concentrations of low-pitched shoreline dwelling spottail shiner (Notropis hudsonius)"

POSTER

poster winner cew

Third PLACE

Chanel Yeung (second from left)
Toxicology Centre 

"The cardiorespiratory and metabolic effects of acute naphthalene and pyrene exposure in adult zebrafish (Danio rerio)"

THREE MINUTE THESIS
A. Gainer

Third PLACE

Amy Gainer
Toxicology Centre