Society of Toxicology Recognizes Jeff Burgess

News Release Date: 
Thursday, March 12, 2015

Jeff BurgessJeff Burgess, associate dean for research and professor at the UA Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, is the recipient of the 2015 Society of Toxicology Translational Impact Award in recognition of his work to reduce toxic exposures and prevent injuries among first responders, miners and the general public. The award is given to a scientist whose outstanding clinical, environmental health or translational research has improved human and public health in an area of toxicological concern within the last 10 years. The award presentation will take place later this month in San Diego during the Society of Toxicology's annual meeting, where Burgess will also be a featured lecturer. (Read More)