Expert 34339 - CA(S)


Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in toxicology, air dispersion modeling and human health risk assessment / analysis. My areas of expertise include the toxicology and human health risk assessment of volatile organic chemicals, semi-volatile organic chemicals, heavy metals, oxidant chemicals, soil sampling, pesticides and chlorinated solvents. I have 20 years expert witness experience.

Areas of Expertise


Consulting Experience

My consulting services include: Research in the environmental contaminants' effects on human health, including environmental fate and transport modeling, exposure assessment modeling, conducting and managing human health risk assessments; Project – performing comprehensive human health risk assessment of students, staff, workers, and community members to PCBs in natural gas feed lines; Project – evaluating the potential health impacts from perchlorate-impacted soils from a former munitions manufacturing facility in Southern California; Public Health / Toxicology Project – Toxicological assessments of residents exposed to methyl-tertiary butyl ether (MTBE) from leaking underground storage tanks (LUSTs) adjacent to subject property; Risk Assessment  / Remedial Investigations – research of potential exposure and health risks to community members potentially  exposed to creosote, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, pentachlorophenol, and dioxin compounds used at a former wood treat


Professional Experiences




Education

DegreeSubjectInstitution
Ph.D.Environmental Health ScienceUniversity of California
M.S.Environmental Health ScienceUniversity of California
B.S.Biophysical and Biochemical SciencesUniversity of Houston

Licenses Certifications

Awards & Affiliation

Primary Affiliation

National Groundwater Association


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