Marisa Kreider, PhD, DABT, Senior Managing Health Scientist
Phone: (412) 694-7055
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Dr. Kreider is a Senior Managing Health Scientist with Cardno ChemRisk where she serves primarily as a toxicologist. She has managed a variety of project types, including reviewing of toxicological literature for a variety of chemical types (including materials in tire manufacture, VOCs, automobile exhausts, and particulate matter, etc.); designing, managing and interpreting toxicity studies; conducting or critiquing dose response assessments for chemicals or particulate; and conducting quantitative or qualitative risk assessments of consumer products. In addition, she has assisted in a variety of other project types, including industrial hygiene, exposure and risk assessment, and has been involved in litigation support for a variety of toxic tort cases. Most recently, Dr. Kreider has developed an expertise in nanomaterials hazard and exposure assessment, with a particular focus on methods for sampling nanomaterials in complicated industrial environments. Dr. Kreider received her Ph.D. from the Department of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology at Duke University, where her thesis evaluated the developmental neurotoxicity of pharmacotherapies used in the treatment of preterm labor.
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