Faculty Profile: Volkan Gurel, Ph.D

Volkan Gurel, Ph.D
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Work: +1 401-273-2060

Teaching Experience

Environmental Health & Disease 1820

Fundamental concepts relating to the adverse effects of chemical agents on human health. Topics include dose-response relationships, absorption, distribution, metabolism, excretion, mechanisms of toxicity, and the effects of selected environmental toxicants on organ systems. Many of these concepts will be reinforced through the use of a case-study approach where a pertinent environmental issue is incorporated into the ongoing lectures.

Courses Taught

  • Environmental Health & Disease (BIOL1820)