Notable Alumni

Graduates of the Environmental Health Sciences program can be found working throughout the world, in both the public and private sectors. Graduates hold positions in health departments; at top global universities; in national and international organizations; in local, state, and federal government; in voluntary health organizations; and in the corporate sector.

Among the program's notable alumni are:

David Albright, M.P.H. 1994, Manager, Ground Water Office, US Environmental Protection Agency
Mary Alexander, M.P.H. 1981, President, Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Principal, Law Offices of Mary Alexander & Associates
Michael Apte, Ph.D. 1997, Scientist, Environmental Energy Technologies Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Lowell L. Ashbaugh, M.S. 1977, Associate Research Ecologist, Crocker Nuclear Laboratory, University of California, Davis
Michael Bates, Ph.D. 1992, Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology, University of California, Berkeley
Rajiv Bhatia, M.P.H. 1996, Director, Environmental Health Section; Director, Health Inequities Research Unit, San Francisco Department of Public Health
Edward C. Bishop, Ph.D. 1980, Program Manager, Parsons Engineering Science, Inc.
Robert Blink, M.P.H. 1988, Medical Director & Vice President, WorkCare
Kenneth T. Bogen, Dr.P.H. 1986, Managing Scientist, Exponent, Inc.
Stephen Born, M.P.H. 1995, Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
Anne Bracker, M.P.H. 1987, Industrial Hygienist, University of Connecticut Health Center
Asa Bradman, Ph.D. 1997, Associate Director, Center for Children's Environmental Health Research, University of California, Berkeley
Garrett Brown, M.P.H. 1991, Industrial Hygienist, Cal/OSHA; Coordinator, Maquiladora Health and Safety Support Network

Elizabeth Carlton, Ph.D. 2010, Assistant Professor, University of Colorado, Denver

Stephen Carpenter, M.P.H. 1995, Sr. EH&S Specialist, Genentech, Inc.
Nicholas P. Cernansky, M.P.H. 1973, Hess Chair Professor of Combustion, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics, Drexel University
Nancy Chapman, M.P.H. 1983, Principal, N. Chapman Associates, Inc.
Juliann Chen,, M.P.H. 2004, Associate, Health Science Group, ENVIRON International Corp.
Simon Cohn, M.P.H. 1984, National Director for Health Information Policy, Kaiser Permanente
Krista Cole, M.P.H. 2004, Industrial Hygienist, Applied Materials, Inc.
Elena Conis, M.S. 2003, Assistant Professor, University of California, Berkeley
Moire Robertson Creek, Ph.D. 1992, Program Director, SRI International
Ann de Peyster, Ph.D. 1983, Director & Professor, Graduate School of Public Health & Professor of Toxicology, San Diego State University
Ellen Donovan, M.P.H. 2004, Senior Associate Health Scientist, ChemRisk
Shelley DuTeaux, M.P.H. 1998, Toxicologist, California Air Resources Board
David Eastmond, Ph.D. 1987, Professor of Toxicology, University of California, Riverside
Joseph Eisenberg, M.P.H. 1991, Assistant Professor of Epidemiology, University of Michigan
Kate Emmanuel, M.P.H. 1994, Senior Vice President, Non-Profit and Government Affairs, Ad Council
Elinor Fanning, Ph.D. 1998, Scientist, California Environmental Protection Agency
Richard Fenske, Ph.D. 1983, M.P.H. 1978, Professor of Environmental and Occupational Sciences, University of Washington
Marcie Francis, Ph.D. 1988, Senior Research Scientist, Battelle Memorial Institute
Leslie Freeman, M.P.H. 1991, Environmental Specialist, Idaho Department of Environmental Quality
Russell Furr, M.P.H. 1998, Program Manager, Compliance Assistance Program, Office of Environmental Health and Safety, Stanford University
Brad T. Garber, Ph.D. 1974, Professor Emeritus, Occupational Safety and Health Programs, University of New Haven
Melissa Gonzales, Ph.D. 1998, Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, University of New Mexico
Pierre Gosselin, M.P.H. 1982, Director, Health and Environment Group, Centre hospitalier universitaire de Québec
Jean A. Grassman, Ph.D. 1993, Assistant Professor, Brooklyn College, City University of New York
L. Martin Griffin, M.P.H. 1972, Wildlife Preservationist; Retired Public Health Director, Sonoma State Hospital and Development Center
Linda Guandalini, M.P.H. 2003, Industrial Hygienist, Medtronic Vascular
Robert Gunier, M.P.H. 1997, Research Scientist, Environmental Health Investigations Branch, State of California
Martha Harnly, M.P.H. 1982, Research Scientist, Environmental Health Investigations Branch, State of California
Richard A. Henderson, M.P.H. 1973, Associate Clinical Professor of Community Health, School of Medicine, Wright State University
Birgit Claus Henn, M.P.H. 2003, Fellow, ASPH/EPA
Cynthia J. Hines, M.S. 1981, Scientist, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Richard Hirsh, M.P.H. 1986, EH&S Director, Nektar Therapeutics and Founder of the Developing World Outreach Initiative
Monica Hollstein, Ph.D. 1977, Head, Department of Genetic Alterations in Carcinogenesis, German Cancer Research Center
Sarah Jewell, M.P.H. 1995, Associate Clinical Professor, University of California, San Francisco
Peter W. Johnson, M.S. 1998, Associate Professor, Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington
Carolyn Jones, M.P.H. 1987, Manager, Health and Safety Program, City and County of San Francisco
Rachael Jones, Ph.D. 2008, Assistant Professor, University of Illinois at Chicago

Susan JunFish, M.P.H. 1992, Director, Parents for a Safer Environment
Norman Kado, Ph.D. 1978, Associate Adjunct Professor of Environmental Toxicology, University of California, Davis
Michael Kosnett, M.P.H. 1989, Associate Clinical Professor, University of Colorado
Elin H. Kure, Ph.D. 1989, Professor, Institutt for Natur-, Helse- og Miljøvernfag, Høgskolen i Telemark
Amy D. Kyle, Ph.D. 1996, Research Scientist and Lecturer, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley
Margy S. Lambert, Ph.D. 1999, Associate Researcher, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Song Liang, Ph.D. 2003, Associate Professor, University of Florida
Jane Liaw, M.P.H. 2000, Environmental Health Researcher, University of California, Berkeley
Robert Lippe, M.P.H. 1993, Director of Facilities, Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Genentech
Peggy Lopipero-Langmo, M.P.H. 1987, Faculty, Biology Department, City College of San Francisco
Geoffrey Lomax, Dr.P.H. 2002, Senior Officer, Standards Working Group, California Institute of Regenerative Medicine
Yvette W. Lowney, M.P.H. 1986, Managing Scientist & Regional Manager, Exponent
Rebecca Mammo, M.P.H. 1996, Medical Director, Ujima Holistic Family Health Center
Barbara Materna, Ph.D. 1992, Chief, Occupational Health Branch, California Department of Health Services
John McCracken, M.P.H. 1997, Research Assistant, Exposure, Epidemiology and Risk, Harvard University
David C. McGraw, M.P.H. 1982, Associate Laboratory Director for Operations, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Paul Mead, M.P.H. 1994, Chief of Epidemiology, Microbiology, and Diagnostic Activity, Bacterial Zoonosis Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Sumi Mehta, Ph.D. 2003, Scientist, Health Effects Institute
Thomas Messenger, M.P.H. 1972, Director, Division of Consumer Protection, Colorado Department of Public Health and the Environment
Kathleen E. Meyer, Ph.D. 1993, Toxicologist, XOMA Biopharmeceuticals
Lee E. Moore, Ph.D. 1994, Scientist, National Cancer Institute
Rachel A. Morello-Frosch, Ph.D. 1997, Professor, School of Public Health and Department of Environmental Science, Policy & Management, University of California, Berkeley
Michael Mouri, M.P.H. 1994, Recruitment & Project Development, Medicine International
Robert Nakamura, M.P.H. 1974, Senior Industrial Hygienist, Cal/OSHA
Amalia Neidhardt, M.P.H. 1996, Senior Industrial Hygienist, Cal/OSHA
Mark Nicas, Ph.D. 1991, Adjunct Professor of Environmental Health Sciences, University of California, Berkeley
Oladele Ogunseitan, M.P.H. 1998, Professor of Social Ecology, University of California, Irvine
Betty H. Olson, Ph.D. 1974, Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Irvine
Nancy Ostiguy, M.P.H. 1982, Associate Professor of Entomology, Pennsylvania State University
Lidene Patton, M.P.H. 1986, Vice President & Executive Counsel, Zurich Specialties, Zurich in North America
William Pease, Ph.D. 1992, Chief Scientist, Convio

David Pennise, Ph.D. 2003, Berkeley Air Monitoring Group

Lewis Pepper, M.P.H. 1985, Assistant Professor of Environmental Health, School of Public Health, Boston University
Myrto Petreas, Ph.D. 1990, M.S. 1979, Environmental Scientist, California Environmental Protection Agency
Lawrence R. Poree, Ph.D. 1988, Medical Director, Pain Clinic of Monterey Bay
Patricia Quinlan, M.P.H. 1982, Industrial Hygienist, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco

Lesliam Quirós-Alcalá, Ph.D. 2010, Assistant Professor, School of Public Health, University of Maryland

Justin V. Remais, Ph.D. 2006, Associate Professor, University of California, Berkeley

Greta Raymond, M.P.H. 1975, Vice President, Human Resources and Environment, Health & Safety, Petro-Canada
Scott Robinson ESH Assurance Program Manager, Office of Contractor Asurrance, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Jamesine Rogers, M.P.H. 2005, Air Resource Specialist, California Air Resources Board
Jennifer Sahmel, M.P.H. 1996, Occupational Health Manager, Intermountain Region, National Park Service
Martha Sandy, Chief, Cancer Toxicology and Epidemiology Unit, California Environmental Protection Agency
Dennis Shusterman, M.P.H. 1982, Professor of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, University of Washington; Attending Physician, Harborview Medical Center
Gary Sears, M.P.H. 1983, Corporate Research Analyst, State Compensation Insurance Fund
Jan C. Semenza, M.P.H. 1994, Associate Professor of Public Health, Portland State University
Edmund Seto, Ph.D. 2000, M.S. 1995, Associate Professor, School of Public Health, University of Washington
Bart Simmons, Ph.D. 1991, Chief of the Hazardous Materials Laboratory, California Department of Toxic Substances Control, California Environmental Protection Agency
Mitchell Singal, M.P.H. 1974, Medical Officer, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Christine F. Skibola, Ph.D. 2001, Assistant Research Toxicologist, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley
Kirk R. Smith, Ph.D. 1977, Professor of Environmental Health Sciences, University of California, Berkeley
Mark Sobsey, Ph.D. 1971, Professor of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, University of North Carolina
Trygve P. Steen, M.P.H. 1980, Professor of Environmental Sciences, Portland State University
Craig Steinmaus, M.P.H. 1997, Assistant Adjunct Professor of Public Health, University of California, San Francisco
Sandra Szabat, M.P.H. 1983, Adjunct Professor, National College of Naturopathic Medicine
PJE Quintana (formerly Compton), Ph.D. 1990, Associate Professor, Occupational and Environmental Health, San Diego State University
Caroline Tanner, Ph.D. 1998, Head of Clinical Research, Parkinson's Institute
Ned Therien, M.P.H. 1976, Health Policy Advisor, State Board of Health, Washington State
Susan Toch, M.P.H. 1994, Author; Water Resource Specialist
Feng Tsai, Ph.D. 1999, Research Scientist, Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment, Cal EPA
Mee Ling Tung, M.P.H. 1973, Director, Environmental Health Services, Alameda County
Natalia Varshavski, M.P.H. 2005, Industrial Hygienist, Energy Technology Company, Chevron Corp.
Kathleen Vork, Ph.D. 2003, Scientist, Cal EPA
Martha Waters, Ph.D. 1990, Senior Research Health Scientist, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Michael Wilson, Ph.D. 2003, Assistant Research Scientist, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley
Joseph Wiemels, Ph.D. 1997, Assistant Professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco
Brian Wong, M.P.H. 1974, Founding Partner, Healthcare Performance Solutions
Tracey Woodruff, M.P.H. 1991, Scientist & Policy Analyst, US Environmental Protection Agency

Janice W. Yager, Ph.D. 1982, M.P.H. 1972, Program Director, Occupational Health Research, Electric Power Research Institute. Professor, Division of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, School of Medicine, University of New Mexico.
Michael Yost, Ph.D. 1989, Professor of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington
David Zalk, M.P.H. 1994, Industrial Hygienist, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Max Zarate, Ph.D. 2001, National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Edward Zellers, Ph.D. 1987, M.S. 1984, Professor of Environmental Health Sciences and Professor of Chemistry, University of Michigan
David Zimpfer, M.P.H. 1982, Director, Automotive Business Unit, Cypress Semiconductor Corp.
Ingrid Zubieta, M.P.H. 2004, Industrial Hygienist, UCLA Labor Occupational Safety and Health Program