Scientific Committee Section Chairs

 

Dr. Karl Auerbach

James Lockey MD, MS
Scientific Chair

Professor, Department of Environmental Health, Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine and Pulmonary Division, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
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Andrew Comai, MS

Andrew Comai MS
Worker and Consumer Exposure, Section Co-Chair
UAW International Representative, Staff Industrial Hygienist, International Union, UAW,
Health & Safety Department


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Dr. Gary Ellison

Gary L. Ellison PhD, MPH
Human Cancer Risk, Section Chair
Epidemiologist/Program Director, Modifiable Risk Factors Branch, Epidemiology and Genomics Research Program (EGRP), Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute

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Bert Hakkinen Pertti (Bert) J. Hakkinen PhD
Toxicology/Animal Models /Biomarkers, Section Chair

Acting Head, Office of Clinical Toxicology, and Senior Toxicologist, and Toxicology and Environmental Health Science Advisor (to the Director), Specialized Information Services, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health; Adjunct Associate Professor in Biomedical Informatics Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS)

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Philip Harber

Philip Harber MD, MPH
Occupational Health Surveillance/Management, Section Co-Chair
Professor of Public Health, University of Arizona College of Public Health; Professor Emeritus, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California in Los Angeles


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John P. Holland MD, MPH Co-Chair John Holland MD, MPH
Occupational Health Surveillance/Management, Section Co-Chair
Occupational Medicine Consultant
Clinical Professor, Department of Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences, University of Washington

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Andrea Pfahles-Hutchens

Andrea Pfahles-Hutchens MS
Worker and Consumer Exposure, Section Co-Chair

Epidemiologist, Risk Assessment Division, Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention (OCSPP), US Environmental Protection Agency

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Carrie Redlich

Carrie Redlich MD, MPH
Respiratory Epidemiology and Disease, Section Co-Chair
Professor of Medicine, Professor of Medicine (Occupational Medicine), Director, Occupational and Environmental Medicine Program, Yale University

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Dr. Robert Streicher

Robert P. Streicher PhD
Environmental Exposure/Monitoring, Section Chair

Chief, Chemical Exposure and Monitoring Branch, Division of Applied Research and Technology, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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Mark Utell

Mark J. Utell MD
Respiratory Epidemiology and Disease, Section Co-Chair
Professor of Medicine and Environmental Medicine, Director, Occupational and Environmental Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center


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Scientific Committee

 

Dr. Simon Aubin

Simon Aubin MSc, CIH
Scientific Professional, Laboratory Division. IRSST

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Dr. Karl Auerbach

Karl Auerbach MD, MBA
Managing Scientist, Exponent

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Dr. John Balmes

John R Balmes MD
Professor of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco

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Dr.Xaver Baur

Xaver Baur MD
Professor of Medicine, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Chair for Occupational Medicine, Director of the Institute for Occupational and Maritime Medicine

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Dhimiter Bello ScD, MSc

Dhimiter Bello ScD, MSc
Assistant Professor, School of Health & Environment, Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts, Lowell


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Dr. David Berstein

David Bernstein MD, FACP
Professor of Clinical Medicine and Environmental Health; Co-director Allergy Fellowship Training Program, Division of Immunology, Allergy & Rheumatology, University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine


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Janet Carter
Senior Health Scientist, Directorate of Standards and Guidance, Occupational Safety & Health Administration


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Kathleen Earnst

James J. Collins PhD
Director of Epidemiology, Dow Chemical Company


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Patrick Conner

Patrick Conner
Corporate Medical Director, BASF Corporation


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Kathleen Earnst

Kathleen Ernst
Research Chemist, Chemical Exposure and Monitoring Branch, Division of Applied Research and Technology, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


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Steven Z. George PT, PhD

Claude Emond MSc, PhD
Toxicologist, Researcher and Consultant, Clinical Adjunct Professor, Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, Université de Montréal


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David Fishwick

David Fishwick MB, ChB, MRCP (UK), AFOM, MD
Co-director and Clinical Director, Centre for Workplace Health, Sheffield Thoracic Institute, University of Sheffield

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George Fonger

George Charles Fonger
Technical Information Specialist/Senior Biologist, Office of Clinical Toxicology, Division of Specialized Information Services, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health

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Armen Ghazarian

Armen Ghazarian, MPH
Cancer Research Training Award Fellow, Modifiable Risk Factors Branch, Epidemiology and Genomics Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute

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Julie Goodman

Julie E. Goodman PhD, DABT
Principal,
Gradient Environmental Consultants

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Terry Gordon

Terry Gordon PhD
Chair, Threshold Limit Values for Chemical Substances Committee, American Conference of Industrial Hygienists

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Terry Gordon

Cynthia Graham PhD
Toxicology Principal, Huntsman LLC

 

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Carol Hetfield

Carol Hetfield USEPA
Senior Advisor Economics, Exposure and Technology Division, Office of Pollution Prevention & Toxics, Environmental Protection Agency


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Vikas Kapil

Vikas Kapil DO, MPH, FACOEM
Chief Medical Officer & Associate Director for Science, National Center for Environmental Health & Agency for Toxic Substances & Disease Registry, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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Brian F. Karlovich

Brian Karlovich CIH, CSP
Product Safety & Regulatory Affairs, Bayer
Material Science

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Gerald Kennedy

Gerald L Kennedy Jr. DABT
Toxicologist, DuPont

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Catherine Lemiere

Catherine Lemiere MD, MSc
Professor, Department of Medicine and Department of Environmental Health and Workplace Health, Université de Montréal

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Gary Liss MD MS, FRCPC
Assistant Professor, Gage Occupational and Environmental Health Unit, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto; Consultant with Ontario Ministry of Labour

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Andrew Mair

Andrew Maier PhD, CIH, DABT
Director, Toxicology Excellence for Risk Assessmment (TERA)

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Karen Mattson

Karen Mattson
Senior Principal Scientist, Bayer Material Science

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Steven Z. George PT, PhD

Aubrey Miller MD, MPH
Senior Medical Advisor, NIH/National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

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Asish Mohaptra

Asish Mohapatra MSc, Mhpil, EMC, Risk Cert.
Regional Health Risk Assessment and Toxicology Specialist, Contaminated Sites, Environmental Health Program, Regions and Programs Branch, Health Canada

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Steven Z. George PT, PhD

Benoit Nemery MD, PhD
Professor of Toxicology & Occupational Medicine, Chair, Department of Public Health, Universiteit Leuven


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Steven Z. George PT, PhD

A. Martin Nicholas PhD
Head, Public Awareness, Surveillance and National Compliance Coordination Chef, National Office of the Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System, Health Canada



Leena Nylander-French

Leena A Nylander-French PhD, CIH
Professor of Occupational and Environmental Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, Gillings School of Global Public Health

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Lyn Penniman RN, MPH
Director, Office of Physical Hazards and Others, Occupational Safety & Health Administration, US Department of Labor

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Carrie Redlich

Ken Rosenman MD, MSU
Chief, Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Professor of Medicine, Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Michigan State University

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Carrie Redlich

Nura Sadeghpour
Editor in Chief, CCC Newsletter, NIOSH Office of Health Communication & Global Collaboration

 

 

Ronald Shiotsuka PhD, DABT
Head of Toxicology BMS-NAFTA, Bayer Material Science

 

Debra Silverman

Debra Silverman ScD, ScM
Chief, Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute

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Gunnar Skarping

Gunnar Skarping PhD
Professor, Department of Analytical Chemistry, Work Environment Chemistry Division, Stockholm University

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Mark Spence

Mark W. Spence MS, CIH Scientific Director, International Isocyanate Institute

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Eileen Storey

Eileen Storey, MD, MPH
Chief, Surveillance Branch, Division of Respiratory Disease Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Professor Emeritus, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Connecticut; Adjunct Professor of Community Medicine, School of Medicine, West Virginia University

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Susan Tarlo

Susan M Tarlo FRCPC, MBBS
Professor, Dept. of Medicine and Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto; Staff Physician, Respiratory Division, University Health Network and St. Michael's Hospital

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Erik Vangronsveld

Erik Vangronsveld
PU IH Technical & EHS Issue Manager, Huntsman Corporation

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Gail Weinmann MD
Deputy Director, Division of Lung Diseases, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute



Marc White Ph.D.

Marc White PhD
Conference Coordinator
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Family Practice, University of British Columbia;Executive Director, Canadian Institute for the Relief of Pain and Disability

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Lynn Wilder

Lynn Wilder PhD, CIH Associate
Director for Science (Acting), Division of Community Health Investigations (Proposed), Agency for Toxic Substances and Diseases Registry

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Marc White Ph.D.

Adam V. Wisnewski PhD
Senior Research Scientist, Occupational Medicine, Yale School of Medicine


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