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Suril S. Mehta, M.P.H.

Report on Carcinogens

Suril S. Mehta
Suril S. Mehta, M.P.H.
Health Scientist
Tel 984-287-3159
suril.mehta@nih.gov
P.O. Box 12233
Mail Drop K2-14
Durham, N.C. 27709

Suril S. Mehta is a health scientist in the Office of the Report on Carcinogens (ORoC) in the National Toxicology Program (NTP). Prior to joining NTP, Mehta spent six years as a health scientist in the Office of Children’s Health Protection’s Regulatory Support and Science Policy Division at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). There he provided scientific and children’s health expertise on EPA’s science and regulatory actions to account for children’s unique vulnerabilities to environmental health risks. His areas of expertise include environmental epidemiology, risk assessment, childhood lead exposure, drinking and recreational water contamination, and disparities in childhood asthma.

Mehta received a B.A. in psychology from the George Washington University, an M.P.H. in epidemiology from GWU, and is currently pursuing a Dr.P.H. in environmental health from GWU.

Selected Publications

    1. Quiros-Alcala L, Mehta SS, Eskenazi B. 2014. Pyrethroid pesticide exposure and parental report of learning disability and attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder in U.S. children: NHANES 1999-2002. Envir Health Perspect 122(12):1336-1342. [Abstract] 
    2. McCurdy LE, Winterbottom KE, Mehta SS, Roberts JR. 2010. Using nature and outdoor activity to improve children’s health. Curr Probl Pediatr Adolesc Health Care 40(5):101-118. [Abstract]