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September 30, 2022

Congrats to Keegan and co-authors on the acceptance of their paper about PFAS in cosmetics and personal care products in Environmental Science & Technology!

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June 24, 2022

Trevor VandenBoer and Cora Young from York University drop off a nanoMOUDI air sampler for an upcoming collaborative project (stay tuned).

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Feb 16, 2022

Amy presents research for the Chemical Institute of Canada's EN-Virtual Seminar series. 


Oct 21, 2021

Congrats to Dami and Amy on the acceptance of their paper about characterizing the enzyme responsible for transforming the fluorinated surfactant 6:2 FTOH in Environmental Science: Processes and Impacts!

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May 17, 2021

Congratulations to Dami for successfully defending his Masters thesis! 


Jan 9, 2021

Welcome Sierra and Risha!


May 1, 2020

Nil Basu, environmental health scientist at McGill, speaks to our group and others about his co-authored Lancet Commission on Pollution and Health.


March 15, 2020

Congratulations to Erin and Morgan for winning an NSERC USRA and I-CUREUS award for summer research! 


Oct 22, 2019

Congrats to Amy, Anita, and co-authors on the acceptance of their paper on endothelial cell production of an angiogenic lipid mediator in the Journal of Lipid Research!


Aug 13, 2019

Over 400 people are here at the "sold out" SETAC PFAS focused topic meeting in Durham, North Carolina.

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June 7, 2019

Danielle and Keegan present their BSc honours work at the Laurentian SETAC annual general meeting and conference. 

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March 7, 2019

Our renovated lab is complete! We've received the keys and have officially moved in. 


November 19, 2018

U Ottawa students, through our lab and the Centre for Global and Community Engagement, present an outreach program about environmental chemistry and health to an enthusiastic group of Grade 9s! 


May 29, 2018

Congrats to Todd and co-authors on the acceptance of our paper on the COX inhibitor celecoxib increasing liver fibrosis and inflammation at Molecular Pharmacology!

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August 1, 2022

Congrats to Sierra and Amy on the acceptance of their paper about the human microbiome impact on polyfluoroalkyl substance transformation in Environmental Science: Processes and Impacts!

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April 29, 2022

We celebrate one of the first warm days of spring with sun and shawarma

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Jan 15, 2022

Biggest congratulations to Colleen and Keegan for successfully defending their MSc theses! 

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Sept 5, 2021

Welcome new graduates and honours students Callum, Gursharan, Amanda, and Chelsea!

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April 27, 2021

Congrats to Erin on defending her BSc honours thesis!

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Dec 16, 2020

Congratulations to Sampson for successfully defending his Masters thesis! 

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April 20, 2020

Kali and Nikhil successfully defend their theses! Congratulations, especially given this year's virtual requirement. 


Nov 4, 2019

Dami and Sampson present their work at the SETAC North American meeting, held this year in Toronto, Ontario


Aug 22, 2019

Congrats to Sean for defending his honours project!

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June 17, 2019

Outreach day! The Rand lab hosts visitors from Meadowlands Public School, with hands-on activities about Environmental Remediation and Environmental Chemistry.


March 19, 2019

Congratulations to Erin Lange for receiving an NSERC-USRA for summer research! 

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February 14, 2019

Happy Valentines Day! We receive a generous gift from U.S. collaborators, C. elegans strains that express CYP specifically on the mitochondria and endoplasmic reticulum, for studies in toxicant metabolism and bioactivation. 


May 30, 2018

Amy presents work in Edmonton at the 101st Canadian Society for Chemistry conference on a novel fatty acid signaling lipid detected in human aortic endothelial cells. 

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March 26, 2018

Congrats to Candi Bever and co-authors on the acceptance of our paper on triclosan and the microbiome at Chemosphere! 

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