Pacific Centre for Isotopic and Geochemical Research
Department of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences,
The University of British Columbia

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PCIGR student Kate Smith successfully defends PhD

May 5, 2021

Kate successfully defended her dissertation, entitled “Establishing Efficacy of Honey as a Biomonitor for Metal Distribution and Lead Source Apportionment in Urban Environments,” supervised by Dominique Weis.

Congratulations on an excellent defence, Dr. Smith!

Kate Smith and Julia Common collecting honey samples from an urban Vancouver beehive. Photo credit: Hives for Humanity.
Close up of a hive frame. Photo credit: D. Weis.