Alumna Receives Toxicology Award

March 24, 2008

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – Kylee Eblin, who graduated from Illinois Wesleyan University with a degree in chemistry in 2003, received the Society of Toxicology’s Women in Toxicology Student Achievement Award on Wednesday, March 19. 

Currently a pharmacology and toxicology doctoral student at The University of Arizona College of Pharmacy, Eblin is focusing her research on the potentially carcinogenic effects of low-level arsenic exposure on bladder cells.

Eblin is one of three students nationwide selected for the award given by The Society of Toxicology, the leading organization dedicated to creating a safer and healthier world by advancing the science of toxicology.

For additional information about the Society of Toxicology or the Women in Toxicology Student Achievement Award, visit www.toxicology.org/index.asp.

Contact: Jessica Block ‘09, (309) 556-3181