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Dr. Mindy Pitre, Melissa Fogarty '12 and Holly Hunold '13 attend conference

Dr. Mindy Pitre, Melissa Fogarty '12 and Holly Hunold '13 attended the 39th annual meeting of the Canadian Association for Physical Anthropology in Montreal (Oct 26-29). The conference welcomed international scholars presenting on a variety of topics related to physical anthropology.

Fogarty presented a poster on “The Effects of Natural Background Radiation on Lung, Colon, and Bladder Cancer Incidence and Mortality Rates in Twelve New York State Counties”.

Fogarty and Hunold received funding to attend the Conference from Academic Affairs, the Office of the Dean of Student Life, the Department of Anthropology, and the Canadian Association for Physical Anthropology.