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Research Team Donates Laboratory Materials to Health Care Workers

Workers collecting donated medical supplies

Annette Engel and Audrey Paterson unload supplies they donated to a local health agency.

After reading news reports about shortages of personal protective equipment and laboratory supplies, Annette Engel, the Donald and Florence Jones Professor of Aqueous Geochemistry, and Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences lab manager Audrey Paterson contacted Brian Gard, director of emergency management at UT, to donate materials from previous projects in their interdisciplinary research lab in Strong Hall to health agencies in need.

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