Monday, July 17th NDRI President & CEO, Bill Leinweber and Dr. Gene Kopen, Senior Vice President, Strategic Initiatives met with staff of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) for an engaging seminar entitled, “The Critical Role of Human Tissue Environmental Health Sciences Research”.
Following this seminar. Dr. Linda Birnbaum, Director of NIEHS, hosted a roundtable discussion with NIEHS leadership to identify and discuss opportunities for collaboration between NDRI and NIEHS. Thank you Dr. Birnbaum and all NIEHS leadership for your warm hospitality and active participation! NIEHS participants included: Dr. Linda Birnbaum, Director; Rick Woychik, Deputy Director, and Principal Investigator; Chris Long, Executive Officer; Dr. Natalie Shaw, Pediatric Neuroendocrinology Group, Principal Investigator; Dr. Jan Hall, NIEHS Clinical Director and Principal Investigator; Dr. John Bucher, Associate Director, National Toxicology Program and Director, National Toxicology Program Division; Dr. Darryl Zeldin, Scientific Director and Principal Investigator; Dr. Gwen Collman, Director – Division of Extramural Research & Training; and Mark Miller, Chief of Staff at National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences