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Date:September 16, 2013 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm EDT
Location:Comer Building, 1st floor conference room,
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
Columbia University
61 Route 9W, Palisades New York
Contact:For further information regarding this event, please contact Jessica Levinson by sending email to or by calling 845-365-8301.

Welcome to the Columbia University Superfund Research  Program 2013-2014 Seminar/Webinar Series

We would like to invite you and your colleagues to the first seminar/webinar for the new academic year on Monday, 16 September 2013, from 3pm to 5 pm at Columbia University's Lamont Campus, in the 1st floor conference room of the Comer Building, 61 Route 9W, Palisades NY.

3:00 pm Ana Navas-Acien, Associate Professor from the Department of Environmental Health Sciences and Epidemiology at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, will be presenting, "Low-to-moderate arsenic exposure in the US: Health implications for American Indian communities".

4:00 pm Jing Sun, Columbia SRP Graduate Student at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University, will give a talk on "Arsenic In-Situ Immobilization by Magnetite Formation within Contaminated Aquifer Sediments".

If you are planning on driving to the Lamont campus for the seminar, please contact Jessica Levinson by email or call 845-365-8301 by Friday, September 13th. She will add your name to the seminar guest list and give this to Lamont's gatekeeper. Please mention that you are attending the Superfund seminar when you arrive at Lamont.

If you are interested in listening to the talks remotely, please send an email with "CU SRP September 2013 Webinar" in the subject line to Please indicate your affiliation in the email. An invitation to participate in the webinar will be sent to you if you send your request by Friday, September 13th.

The Seminar/Webinar Series is open to everyone interested in the topic.

If you would like more details on these presentations, you may contact Dr. Ana Navas-Acien directly via email:  and/or Ms. Jing Sun at
For more information about Columbia's SRP projects please see our website at

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