2023 Symposium Posters

Towards Comprehensive Surveillance: Analysis of Per- And Polyfluoroalkyl Substances in Aqueous Samples by Lc-Ms/MS Using

Ehab Abdelraheem, Sima Kumar, Mamy Rakotondravelo, and Wayne Jiang 


Understanding PFAS Toxicity for Great Lakes Fish: A Computational Approach

Nuno M.S. Almeida, Semiha Kevser Bali, Kyleen Hall, Rana Massoud, Angela K. Wilson


A Self-Collection Blood Test for PFASs: A Pilot Study to Compare Measurements With a Traditional Serum Method

Rachel Bauer, Courtney Carignan, Andrew Paterson, Thep Phomsopha, Heather Stapleton, Christopher Higgins 



Efficient Degradation of Fluorinated Pesticides in Water Using Electrochemical Oxidation With Boron Diamond Electrodes

Carmen Brantley, Ibrahim Abusallout

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Advanced PFAS Polymerization Technology

Frank Cerio



Effects of New Generation per and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances on Gap Junctional Intercellular Communication. Are They Safer?

Bailey E. Delcamp, Jamie E. Liebold, Abdikeni Sharif, Alanis J. Torres Berrios, Lizbeth Lockwood, Brad L. Upham



Protocol of Multi-Site Study Focusing On Per-and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances Quantification, Fate, and Transport Processes

Júlia Farias, Wesley Childres, Luciano Gatiboni, Clinton Williams



SPME-DART-MS Provides a Rapid Screening Tool for PFAS Analysis 

William L. Fatigante, Ronald Emmons, Aghogho A. Olomukoro, Brian Musselman, Emanuela Gionfriddo



Evidence of Compost Contamination With Per- And Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) From “Compostable” Food Serviceware

Caleb P. Goossen, Rachel E. Schatman, Jean D. MacRae



Dynamic Intermolecular Interactions in the Alkane/Perfluoroalkane Dimers: Can Transient Dipoles Offer An Intuitive Explanation of the Unexpected Phase Separation?

Nathan Jansen, James E. Jackson



Modeling Impacts of PFAS Contamination of Great Lakes Fish

Katie King



Sustainable Packaging With Waterborne Soybean Oil

Vikash Kumar, Ajmir Khan, Julia Anulare, May Dam, Muhammad Rabnawaz


Analysis of PFAS in Blood

Sima Kumar, Ehab Abdelraheem, Mamy Rakotondravelo, and Wayne Jiang


PFAS in Soils and Sediments

Narasimhan Loganathan, Christina E. Schumm, Angela K. Wilson


A Proposed Minimum Data Set for Plant PFAS Uptake Studies in Agriculture 

Ellen Mallory, Sonora Ortiz



Assessing Disease Susceptibility of Great Lakes Fishes Following Perfluorooctane Sulfonate Exposure  

Adrian Deil C. Manliclic, Cheryl A. Murphy



Update on PFAS Methods

Maya Murshak


Efficacy of Binders on Per- and Poly-fluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) and Aflatoxin B1 (AFB1) Levels under In Vitro Ruminal Conditions 

Kizito Nishimwe, Joe B. Poblete, Diego Z. Ayala, Marcus V. Cardoso, Ana P. Jimenez, Glenda Pereira, Yun
Jiang, Juan J. Romero


Surveying Soil-To-Plant PFOS Transfer Factors in Perennial Forages Across Maine, US

Sonora Ortiz, Ellen Mallory, Andrew Smith, Thomas Simones


Quantification and Isomer Differentiation of PFAS at ppb/ppt Levels using MALDI-TOF with Trapped Ion Mobility

Aidan Reynolds, Abby Smith, Tian (Autumn) Qiu



Evaluating Association of Perfluorooctanesulfonic Acid (PFOS) To Bacteria Using MALDI-MS

Irfath Jasmin Reza, Tian (Autumn) Qiu


Identifying the Role of Mitochondrial Carrier Protein in PFOS-Led Toxicity

Shreesh Raj Sammi, Jason R. Cannon


Evaluating the Influence of Interspecific Competition on Uptake of Per- And Polyfluoroalkyl
Substances (PFAS) In Crops: A Paired Greenhouse and Field Study

Alex Scearce, Rachel Schatman, Jean MacRae, Caleb Goossen



A New Toxicity Testing Framework: Interpreting Complex PFAS Mixtures for Ecological Risk Assessment Using Macromolecular and Sub-Organismal Data

Allie Sexton, Cheryl Murphy



Summary Findings of a Multiyear Study on PFAS Uptake Into Grasses and Corn Plants on Biosolid Amended Fields in Maine

Thomas Simones, Chris Evans, Caleb Goossen, Rick Kersbergen, Andrew Smith



Influence of Biochar Application on Per- And Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) In Two Vegetable Crops: A Paired Field and Greenhouse Study

Sandesh Thapa, Julian LaScala, Alexandra Scearce, Kylie Holt, Rachel Schatman, Ling Li, Yongjiang Zhang