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DeWitt

Jamie DeWitt, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Pharmacology & Toxicology
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Public Health
Member, The Harriet and John Wooten Laboratory for Alzheimer's and
  Neurodegenerative Disease Research
Lab/Office: BSOM 6S-28/30
Voice: 252-744-2474
Email: dewittj@ecu.edu

Education
B.S. Biology & Environmental Science, Michigan State University
Ph.D. Environmental Science & Neural Science,
  Indiana University-Bloomington
Postdoctoral Research Associate in Environmental Toxicology,
  Indiana University-Bloomington
Postdoctoral Trainee in Immunotoxicology, UNC-CH in cooperation with the
  National Health & Environmental Effects Research Laboratory at the U.S. EPA

 

Overview of the DeWitt Lab:

Our environmental developmental neuroimmunotoxicology research program explores relationships between biological organisms and their developmental responses after exposure to environmental toxicants. Early life exposure to a variety of agents impacts the immune, nervous, and endocrine systems, resulting in altered development that may present as diseases or disorders in childhood. We are particularly interested in how impacts to the immune system lead to downstream effects on the nervous system. Please visit our lab-specific web page for more detailed information about our research program.