PhD Plus Coffee Chat (Nigel Walker, NIEHS/NIH)

Event Date: 
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 4:30pm
Location: 
Bull Durham Bar (Washington Duke Inn)

We invite you to attend our final coffee chat of the Spring 2017 semester. Nigel Walker, Deputy Director of Research for the National Toxicology Program (DNTP) at the NIEHS/NIH, will be here to meet M.S. and Ph.D. students from all Pratt departments.

This event will take place on Wednesday, April 26th, at the Bull Durham Bar (Washington Duke Inn) and will be open to the first TEN registrants. Please email dukephdplus@gmail.com if you would like to be shuttled to the WAA Duke.

Registration: https://goo.gl/G1l2IX

*We kindly ask that you register for this event with the intention of honoring your reservation. These coffee chats are a great opportunity to network with professionals that may help you reach your career goals.*

Short Bio: Dr. Nigel Walker received his PhD in Biochemistry from the University of Liverpool, United Kingdom. Soon after his graduate work, Dr. Walker worked as a Postdoctoral Trainee at The Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health. More recently, he has transitioned as the Deputy Division Director of Research and Science, where he serves as a senior scientist and science advisor to analyze scientific protocols. He also has ties to the Center for the Environmental Implications of NanoTechnology (CEINT) program at Duke, as he leads the Nanotechnology Safety Initiative and creates opportunities for our PhD students.