Presentations

2009
Bosker, T. How to do powerful science: a case study on fish reproductive tests. NBSJ Biology, Saint John, NB. March 2009.

Bosker, T., K. Munkittrick, M. Hewitt and D.L. MacLatchy. Reproductive effects of thermomechanical pulp mill effluent on reproduction in mummichog (Fundulus heteroclitus). APICS Environmental Studies Conference, Fredericton, NB. March 2009.

Bosker, T., K. Munkittrick, M. Hewitt and D.L. MacLatchy. Reproductive effects of thermomechanical pulp mill effluent on reproduction in mummichog (Fundulus heteroclitus). 7th International Conference on Fate and Effects of Pulp Mill Effluents, Fredericton, NB. June 2009, POSTER.

Bosker, T., K. Munkittrick, Hewitt and D.L. MacLatchy. Reproductive fish tests to determine endocrine disrupting effects: solving effect size and statistical power challenges. Reproductive effects of thermomechanical pulp mill effluent on reproduction in mummichog (Fundulus heteroclitus). 7th International Conference on Fate and Effects of Pulp Mill Effluents, Fredericton, NB. June 2009.

2008
Bosker, T. and T. Barrett. Statistics in environmental research. Graduate student symposium, Saint John, NB. May 2008.

Bosker, T., M. Hewitt and D.L. MacLatchy. The effect of thermomechanical pulp mill effluent on reproduction in mummichog (Fundulus heteroclitus): an investigation of cause. EEM Science Symposium, Ottawa, ON. May 2008.

Bosker, T
., K. Munkittrick and D.L. MacLatchy. Evidence for lunar spawning in northern mummichog held in the laboratory. Canadian Rivers Institute Symposium, Fredericton, NB. June 2008.

MacLatchy, D.,  T. Bosker, M. Hewitt and K. Munkittrick. Endocrine disrupting chemicals: effects (molecular, cellular and systematic mechanisms). 5th SETAC World Congress, Sydney, Australia. August 2008.

Bosker, T. 2008. Power analyses. University of New Brunswick, Saint John, NB. September 2008.

Bosker, T., K. Munkittrick and D. MacLatchy. Reducing variance and increasing power of reproductive bioassays by understanding spawning behaviour. Aquatic Toxicity Workshop, Saskatoon, SK. October 2008.

Bosker, T., K. Munkittrick, M. Hewitt and D. MacLatchy. Update on work at Irving Paper, Ltd. Technical Advisory Panel Meeting for EEM monitoring, Fredericton, NB. November 2008.

Bosker, T. K. Munkittrick, A. Nolan, L. Bowron, G. Tetreault and D. MacLatchy 2008. Sources of variance when measuring sex steroids as indicators of reproductive endocrine disruption in fish. 29th annual meeting of SETAC North America, Tampa Bay, FL. November 2008.

2007
Bosker, T., K. Munkittrick, M. Hewitt and D. MacLatchy. Thermomechanical pulp mill effluent effects on reproduction in mummichog (Fundulus heteroclitus). Aquatic Toxicity Workshop, Halifax, NS. October 2007.

Bosker, T., and D.L. MacLatchy. Development of a mummichog (Fundulus heteroclitus) bioassay for endocrine disruption. Estuarine Research Foundation, Providence, RI. November 2007.

Bosker, T., K. Munkittrick, M. Hewitt and D. MacLatchy. The effect of Irving Paper, Ltd on reproduction in mummichog (Fundulus heteroclitus). Project meeting EEM, Saint John, NB, November 2007.

2006

MacLatchy, D.L., T. Bosker, S. Melvin, M. Hanson-Lee, M.L. Hewitt and T. Kovacs 2006. Development of partial and full lifecycle Fundulus heteroclitus bioassays to test for hormonally active contaminants in pulp mill effluents.  27th annual meeting of SETAC North America, Montreal, QU. November 2006.