March Webinar: NIEHS Director Birnbaum to present on Environmental Health Issues – recording now available

Date: Wednesday, March 4thLinda Birnbaum
Time: 1:00 – 2:00pm EST (2:00 – 3:00 PM AST)
Webinar Title: “Winding Roads: My Career in Science”
Presenter: Linda S. Birnbaum, PhD

On Wednesday, March 4th, PROTECT hosted its fourth installment of its webinar series, Careers in Environmental Health Sciences, during which guest speaker and NIEHS director Dr. Linda S. Birnbaum, PhD discussed her person career path and presented on environmental health issues. Click here to stream a recording of the webinar.

Biography

A board certified toxicologist, Birnbaum has served as a federal scientist for nearly 35 years. Prior to her appointment as NIEHS and NTP director in 2009, she spent 19 years at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), where she directed the largest division focusing on environmental health research. Birnbaum started her federal career with 10 years at NIEHS, first as a senior staff fellow in the National Toxicology Program, then as a principal investigator and research microbiologist, and finally as a group leader for the institute’s Chemical Disposition Group. Click here to view Dr. Birnbaum’s full biography.

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