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Your Environment. Your Health.

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
P.O. Box 12233
Mail Drop K3-13
Durham, N.C. 27709

Tel 984-287-3249


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.
Director & Professor School of Transborder Studies
Arizona State University
Mail Code: 6303
Tempe, AZ 85287
Tel 480-965-0071
Shuk-Mei Ho, Ph.D.
Shuk-Mei Ho, Ph.D.
Vice Chancellor for Research
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
University of Arkansas
4301 W Markham, #718
Little Rock, AR 72205
Tel 501-686-5391
Katrina Korfmacher
Katrina Korfmacher, Ph.D.
Associate Professor Department of Environmental Medicine School of Medicine and Dentistry
University of Rochester
601 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14642
Tel 585-273-4304
Maureen Y. Lichtveld
Maureen Y. Lichtveld, 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
Edith A. Parker
Edith A. Parker, Dr.P.H.
Dean, College of Public Health Professor, Community and Behavioral Health
University of Iowa
145 North Riverside Drive
College of Public Health Building, S153
Iowa City, IA 52242
Tel 319-384-1472
Brad Racette
Brad Racette, M.D.
Robert Allan Finke Professor and Executive Vice Chairman Department of Neurology
Washington University School of Medicine
Campus Box 8111
660 South Euclid Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63110
Tel 314-495-8453
Andy Shih
Andy Shih, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President Public Health Research
Autism Speaks
New York, NY 10016
Tel 646-385-8573
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, Biochemistry and Structural Biology Robert A. Welch Distinguished Chair in Chemistry Department of Biochemistry & Structural Biology
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Mail Code: 7760
7703 Floyd Curl Drive
San Antonio, TX 78229-3990
Tel 210-567-3770
Robert Tanguay
Robert Tanguay, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor, Department of Environmental and Molecular Toxicology
Oregon State University
28645 East Highway 34
Corvallis, OR 97333
Tel 541-737-6514
Robert O. Wright
Robert O. Wright, M.D., M.P.H.
Ethel H. Wise Chair, Environmental Medicine & Public Health Professor of Pediatrics and Environmental Medicine System Chair in Environmental Medicine
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
One Gustave L. Levy Place
Box 1057
New York, NY, 10029
Tel 212-824-7035
Lauren Zeise
Lauren Zeise, Ph.D.
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.
Acting Director, Division of Toxicology and Human Health Sciences
National Center for Environmental Health/Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
4770 Buford Highway, NE
Mail Stop F-47
Atlanta, GA 30341
Tel 770-488-0662
Gary Ellison
Gary L. Ellison, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Chief, Environmental Epidemiology Branch Program Director, Epidemiology and Genomics Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences
National Cancer Institute
9609 Medical Center Drive, Room 4E126
MSC 9763
Bethesda, MD 20850-9763
Tel 240-276-6783
Della Hann
Della Hann, Ph.D.
Associate Director for Extramural Research
Director, Division of Extramural Research
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development
6710B Rockledge Drive
Bethesda, MD 20892-2425
Tel 301-496-8535
Michael Slimak
Michael Slimak, Ph.D.
National Program Director Sustainable and Health Communities (SHC) Research Program
U. S. Environmental Protection Agency
109 TW Alexander Drive
Research Triangle Park 27709
Tel 919-541-1406
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