PRIMO20 Program

of Events

Proposed Scientific Sessions

  • Environmental contamination in the Carolinas
  • Persistent Organic Pollutants
  • Antibiotics, Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products
  • Heavy metals and trace elements
  • Nanomaterials
  • Plastics / Microplastics
  • Radionuclides
  • Emerging Contaminants
  • Large-scale Disasters (e.g. earthquake, typhoon, and oil spill) i.e. Oil Spills and Gulf coast studies
  • Agrochemicals
  • Sunscreens
  • Ocean acidification, Climate Change, Hypoxia, and their interactions with pollutants
  • Current Environmental Issues in Developing Countries
  • Non-target and Biochemical Screening
  • Species Differences
  • Mixtures
  • Toxicokinetics
  • Xenobiotic Metabolizing Enzymes
  • Receptor-mediated Signaling
  • Genomics and other -omics applications
  • Biomonitoring
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Computational Approaches
  • Endocrine Disruption
  • Developmental Toxicity
  • Immunotox
  • Neurotox
  • Biomarkers
  • Epigenetics
  • Metabolic Disorders

Program of Events

Saturday, May 18th

Tidal marsh and beach walk

Sunday, May 19th

Keynote Speaker and Opening Reception

Monday, May 20th

Continental Breakfast: 7:30 – 8:30

Oral Presentations: 8:30 – 12:00

Lunch 12:00 – 13:30

Oral Presentations: 13:30 - 16:30

Posters: 16:30 – 18:30

Poster Social: 17:30 – 18:30

Tuesday, May 21st

Continental Breakfast: 7:30 – 8:30

Oral Presentations: 8:30 – 12:00

Lunch 12:00 – 13:30

Oral Presentations: 13:30 - 16:30

Posters: 16:30 – 18:30

Poster Social: 17:30 – 18:30

Banquet at Aquarium 19:00 – 22:30

Wednesday, May 22nd

Continental Breakfast: 7:30 – 8:30

Oral Presentations: 8:30 – 12:00

More specific information on scientific sessions and the program will be coming soon.