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Your Environment. Your Health.

Council Members

National Advisory Environmental Health Sciences Council


Richard Woychik, Ph.D.
Rick Woychik, Ph.D.
Director, NIEHS & NTP
Tel 919-541-3201
Fax 919-541-5136
P.O. Box 12233
Mail Drop B2-06
Durham, N.C. 27709

Executive Secretary

David M. Balshaw. Ph.D.
David Balshaw, Ph.D.
Acting Director, Division of Extramural Research and Training
P.O. Box 12233
Mail Drop K3-04
Durham, N.C. 27709

Tel 984-287-3234


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Philip E. Bourne, Ph.D.
Stephenson Founding Dean of the School of Data Science;
Professor of Data Science;
Professor of Biomedical Engineering
School of Data Science
University of Virginia
Dell Building 1
PO Box 400249
Charlottesville, VA 22904
Tel 434-294-6867
Lynn Goldman
Lynn R. Goldman, M.D., M.P.H., M.S.
Michael and Lori Milken Dean of Public Health;
Milken Institute School of Public Health
George Washington University
950 New Hampshire Ave
NW Washington, DC 20052
Tel 202-994-4342
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Irva Hertz-Picciotto, Ph.D.
Director, Environmental Health Sciences Core Center;
Professor and Vice Chair for Research, Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Medicine
University of California, Davis
Davis, CA 95616
Tel 530-752-3025
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Andrij Holian, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Environmental Health Sciences;
Professor of Toxicology
Department of Biomedical & Pharmaceutical Sciences
University of Montana
280 Skaggs Building, 32 Campus Drive
Missoula, MT 59812
Tel 406-243-4018
Jani C. Ingram
Jani C. Ingram, Ph.D.
Regents’ Professor, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Northern Arizona University
P.O. Box 5698
Flagstaff, AZ 86011
Tel 928-523-7877
Terrance Kavanagh
Terrance J. Kavanagh, Ph.D., D.A.B.T., FSfRBM
Professor Department of Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences
University of Washington
Mail Box 354695
Seattle, WA 98195
Tel 206-685-8479
Gary W. Miller Headshot
Gary W. Miller, Ph.D.
Vice Dean, Research Strategy and Innovation;
Professor, Department of Environmental Health Sciences
Mailman School of Public Health
Columbia University
722 West 168th St, Room 1411B
New York, NY 10032
Tel 646-483-5540
Trevor M. Penning
Trevor M. Penning, Ph.D.
The Thelma Brown and Henry Charles Molinoff Professor of Pharmacology;
Professor of Biochemistry & Biophysics and OB/GYN;
Director, Center of Excellence in Environmental Toxicology, Department of Systems Pharmacology and Translational Therapeutics
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
421 Curie Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6160
Tel 610-717-7120
Marla del Pilar Pérez-Lugo Ph.D. M.S.
Marla del Pilar Pérez-Lugo, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Sociology
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
1201 West University Drive ELABN 353
Edinburg, Texas 78539-2909
Tel 956-665-8160
Karen Vasquez, Ph.D.
Karen Vasquez, Ph.D.
James T. Doluisio Regents Professor and Division Head, Division of Pharmacology and Toxicology College of Pharmacy
Dell Pediatric Research Institute
The University of Texas at Austin
1400 Barbara Jordan Blvd. R1800
Austin, TX 78723
Tel 512-495-3040

Ex-Officio Members

Lawrence Tabak, D.D.S., Ph.D.
Lawrence Tabak, D.D.S., Ph.D.
Performing the Duties of the NIH Director
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD 20892
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Yulia Iossifova Carroll, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Director for Science, Division of Environmental Health Science and Practice
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
4770 Buford Highway, NE
Mail Stop F-62
Atlanta, GA 30341
Tel 770-488-3912
Suzanne Fitzpatrick
Suzanne Fitzpatrick, Ph.D., D.A.B.T., ERT
Office of the Center Director
Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
US Food and Drug Administration
5001 Campus Drive
College Park, MD 20740
Tel 240-402-3042
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Andrew M. Geller, Ph.D.
Acting National Program Director;
Executive Lead for Pb Research, ORD
Sustainable and Health Communities (SHC) Research Program
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
109 TW Alexander Drive
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
Tel 919-541-4208
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