Paloma Beamer, PhD, Named President-Elect of the International Society of Exposure Science

News Release Date: 
Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Paloma I. Beamer, PhD, associate professor of environmental health sciences at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, recently was named president-elect of the International Society of Exposure Science.

The society promotes and advances exposure science as it relates to the complex inter-relationships among human populations, communities, ecosystems, wildlife, and chemical, biological, and physical agents, and non-chemical stressors. Society members have diverse expertise and training in biological, physical, environmental, social sciences and various engineering disciplines.

As president, Dr. Beamer hopes to increase the visibility and prominence of exposure science as an essential discipline within environmental health, diversify the society’s membership and perspectives in addition to enhancing student and new researcher programs to help develop the future exposure science leaders of tomorrow for this growing field.

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