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Staff and students attended the 10th NCEC and won awards

2019.8.27

Prof Cai Zongwei (second row: sixth from left), Awardees: Tian Jinglin (Second row: Second from right), Song Yuanyuan (first row: fourth from left).

Ms. Song Yuanyuan, PhD candidate of Department of Chemistry and SKLEBA, HKBU, presented a talk titled “Effects of acute ambient PM2.5 exposure on heart in C57BL/6J diet-induced obesity mouse model” and won the Best Oral Presentation.


Ms. Tian Jinglin, PhD candidate of Department of Chemistry and SKLEBA, HKBU and UIC, presented her research on “Study on metabolic profile variations in bone cell with cadmium exposure” during poster presentations and won the Outstanding Poster Award.

The 10th National Conference on Environmental Chemistry (10th NCEC) was held on August 15-19, 2019 at Nankai University, Tianjin, China. Six staff and students from State Key Laboratory of Environmental and Biological Analysis (SKLEBA) participated in the biannual academic event. The theme of the conference was “Facilitating the Prevention and Control of Environmental Pollution, Launching a New Era of Environmental Science”. The conference has set up nearly 60 academic sessions according to the latest trends in environmental science and related disciplines, and invited hundreds of famous experts to present academic speeches. A series of academic activities have also been held, including exhibition on analytical instruments, poster presentations, postgraduate conferences, meeting with editors, etc.

Prof. Cai Zongwei, Director of SKLEBA and Chair Professor of Department of Chemistry, presented a keynote lecture at the “screening and recognization of pollutants” session. Ms. Song Yuanyuan, PhD candidate of Department of Chemistry and SKLEBA, HKBU, presented a talk titled “Effects of acute ambient PM2.5 exposure on heart in C57BL/6J diet-induced obesity mouse model” and won the Best Oral Presentation. Ms. Tian Jinglin, PhD candidate of Department of Chemistry and SKLEBA, HKBU and UIC, presented her research on “Study on metabolic profile variations in bone cell with cadmium exposure” during poster presentations and won the Outstanding Poster Award.