Despite an article in The Atlantic claiming that the scientific paper is obsolete, Dr. Miller believes a properly written and edited scientific paper can capture the essence of the science. At the same time, the way papers are written and presented should continue to evolve.
Devising green chemistry solutions requires input from chemists, toxicologists, energy systems experts, engineers, architects, public health researchers, and more, which is why the Berkeley Center for Green Chemistry has implemented a multidisciplinary research and education approach.
Studying how metals from an abandoned uranium mine might travel as particulates in the air and affect the health of those living nearby in the Navajo Nation, Dr. Campen learned that toxicology is about much more than what you can discover in an office.
Thank you to the members who participated in this year’s election. The members elected as vice president-elect, treasurer-elect, and councilors and to the awards, membership, and nominating committees will begin their service May 1, 2018.
Dr. Miller shares his impressions of the state of toxicology in China and efforts underway by Toxicological Sciences to increase engagement with Chinese toxicologists.