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College Wide Seminar: One Health Approach to Pollution

In conjunction with the One Health Fall Symposium, the Public Health Practice and Translational Research Department presents:

       

 

     One Health Approach to Pollution
     Wednesday September 28, 2022
     9:00am –10:00am
     Health Sciences Innovation Building, The Forum and Zoom

     Register HERE by September 21st

      

 

 

 


Linda S. Birnbaum, Ph.D., D.A.B.T., A.T.S.
Scientist Emeritus and Former Director National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences and National Toxicology Program
Scholar in Residence, Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University

Bio: Linda S. Birnbaum is the former Director of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) of the National Institutes of Health, and the National Toxicology Program (NTP). After retirement, she was granted scientist emeritus status and still maintains a laboratory. As a board-certified toxicologist, Birnbaum served as a federal scientist for 40 years. Prior to her appointment as NIEHS and NTP Director in 2009, she spent 19 years at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA),where she directed the largest division focusing on environmental health research. Dr. Birnbaum is the author of more than 1000 peer-reviewed publications, book chapters, abstracts, and reports. Her research focuses on the pharmacokinetic behavior of environmental chemicals, mechanisms of action of toxicants including endocrine disruption, and linking of real-world exposures to health effects. She is an adjunct professor at the University of Queensland in Australia, the School of Public Health of Yale University, the Gillings School of Global Public Health, the Curriculum in Toxicology, and the Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, as well as in the Integrated Toxicology and Environmental Health Program at Duke University where she is also a Scholar in Residence.

Event Details

Event Date:

Wednesday, September 28, 2022 - 9:00 am to 10:00 am

Event Location:

Health Sciences Innovation Building, The Forum and Zoom

Contact Information:

Danielle Embry
520-626-8808
dembry@arizona.edu

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