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Council Members

National Advisory Environmental Health Sciences Council


Linda S. Birnbaum, Ph.D., D.A.B.T., A.T.S.
Linda S. Birnbaum, Ph.D., D.A.B.T., A.T.S.
Director, NIEHS & NTP
P.O. Box 12233
Mail Drop B2-01
Durham, N.C. 27709

Tel 919-541-3201
Fax 919-541-5136

Executive Secretary

Gwen W. Collman
Gwen W. Collman, Ph.D.
Director – Division of Extramural Research & Training
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
530 Davis Dr
Keystone Building
Durham, NC 27713
Tel 984-287-3249


Habibul Ahsan
Habibul Ahsan, M.D.
Louis Block Professor of Epidemiology, Medicine and Human Genetics
Dean, Population and Precision Health Director, Institute for Population and Precision Health
Co-Director, Chicago Center for Health and Environment
University of Chicago
5841 S Maryland Ave
Tel 773-834-9956
Phil Brown
Phil Brown, Ph.D.
University Distinguished Professor of Sociology and Health Sciences
Director, Social Science Environmental Health Research Institute
Northeastern University
360 Huntington Avenue, 318INV
Tel 617-373-7407
Jeanne Conry
Jeanne Conry, M.D., Ph.D.
Past President, The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
8204 Cantershire Way
Granite Bay, CA 95746
Tel 916-759-7126
José F. Cordero, M.D., M.P.H.
José F. Cordero, M.D., M.P.H.
Patel Distinguished Professor of Public Health Chair, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics College of Public Health
University of Georgia
101 Buck Road, Miller 104
Athens, Georgia 30602
Tel 706-583-8202
Irasema Coronado
Irasema Coronado, Ph.D.
Professor Department of Political Science
University of Texas at El Paso
El Paso, Texas 79968
Tel 915-747-7980
Kevin Elliott
Kevin Elliott, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Lyman Briggs College, Department of Fisheries & Wildlife & Department of Philosophy
Michigan State University
35E Holmes Hall
East Lansing, MI 48825
Tel 517-432-7374
Brenda Eskenazi
Brenda Eskenazi, Ph.D.
Jennifer and Brian Maxwell Professor of Maternal and Child Health and Epidemiology Director, Center for Environmental Research and Children's Health (CERCH)
School of Public Health
University of California, Berkeley
1995 University Avenue, Suite 265
Berkeley, CA 94720
Tel 510-642-3496
Kenneth Fasman
Kenneth H. Fasman, Ph.D.
Vice President for Research
The Jackson Laboratory
10 Discovery Drive
Farmington, CT 06032
Tel 860-837-2373
Andrew P. Feinberg
Andrew P. Feinberg, M.D., M.P.H.
Bloomberg Distinguished Professor, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Whiting School of Engineering, and Bloomberg School of Public Health King Fahd Professor of Medicine, Biomedical Engineering, Mental Health, Oncology, Biostatistics, Molecular Biology & Genetics, and Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Johns Hopkins University
Director, Center for Epigenetics
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Rangos 571
855 N. Wolfe Street
Baltimore, MD 21205
Tel 410-614-3489
Shuk-Mei Ho, Ph.D.
Shuk-Mei Ho, Ph.D.
Jacob G. Schmidlapp Professor and Chair, Department of Environmental Health Director, Cincinnati Cancer Center
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Tel 513-558-5701 x1
Maureen Y. Litchtveld
Maureen Y. Litchtveld, M.D., M.P.H.
Professor and Chair Freeport McMoRan Chair of Environmental Policy Associate Director Population Sciences, Louisiana Cancer Research Consortium Director, GROWH Research Consortium Director, Center For Gulf Coast Environmental Health Research, Leadership and Strategic Initiatives Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine Department of Global Environmental Health Sciences
Tulane University
1440 Canal Street, Suite 2100
New Orleans, LA 70112
Tel 504-988-7904
José E. Manautou
José E. Manautou, Ph.D.
Assistant Dean for Research and Graduate Education Department of Phamaceutical Sciences School of Pharmacy Director, Center for Biochemical Toxicology
Professor of Toxicology

University of Connecticut
69 North Eagleville Road, Unit 3092 Tel 860-486-3852
Marie Lynn Miranda
Marie Lynn Miranda, Ph.D.
Howard R. Hughes Provost
Office of the Provost
Rice University
6100 Main Street Houston, TX 77005
Tel 713-348-4026
Susan L. Schantz, Ph.D.
Susan L. Schantz, Ph.D.
Professor Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
405 North Mathews Avenue
Urbana, Illinois 61801
Tel 217-333-6230
Patrick Sung, D.Phil.
Patrick Sung, D.Phil.
Professor Department of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry
Yale University School of Medicine
333 Cedar Street, SHMC130A
New Haven, Connecticut 06520
Tel 203-785-4553
Lauren Zeise
Lauren Zeise, Ph.D.
Acting Director, Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment
California Environmental Protection Agency
1515 Clay Street, 16th floor
Oakland, CA 94612
Tel 510-622-3190

Ex-Officio Members

William Cibulas, Jr.
William Cibulas, Jr., Ph.D., M.S.
Deputy Associate Director for Science
National Center for Environmental Health/Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
4770 Buford Highway, NE
Mail Stop F-45
Tel 770-488-0662
Della Hann
Della Hann, Ph.D.
Associate Director for Extramural Research Director, Division of Extramural Research
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
6100 Executive Blvd Rm 4A05
Bethesda, MD 20892-2425
Tel 301-496-8535
Donna L. Mendrick
Donna L. Mendrick, Ph.D.
Associate Director for Regulatory Activities
National Center for Toxicological Research
U. S. Food and Drug Administration
Building 32, Room 2208
10903 New Hampshire Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20993-0002
Tel 301-796-8892
Deborah Winn
Deborah M. Winn, Ph.D.
Deputy Director
Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences
National Cancer Institute
9609 Medical Center Drive,
Room 4E344, MSC 9764
Bethesda, MD 20892-9764
Tel 240-276-6755