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Julie Panko, CIH, Senior Principal Health Scientist


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Location: Pittsburgh, PA





Ms. Panko is a certified industrial hygienist with more than 20 years of experience in conducting and managing a wide variety of human health risk assessments. She has evaluated complex human health risk assessment issues (both occupational and environmental) including retrospective or historical exposure assessments. Ms. Panko has also used her extensive risk assessment experience to assist clients with product sustainability challenges during all phases of a product’s life cycle. Her areas of expertise include quantitative exposure assessment, human health risk assessment, industrial hygiene and indoor air quality. Ms. Panko has completed quantitative exposure assessments and risk assessments for consumer products and environmental contaminants involving benzene, toluene, xylene, acetone, TCE, dioxin, PCBs, a wide variety of metals, PAHs and PFOA.


  • BS, Industrial Hygiene, Ohio University, 1987
  • Certified Industrial Hygienist, American Board of Industrial Hygiene, 1996, 2002, 2007, 2012 #7101

Professional Associations

  • American Industrial Hygiene Association – Member since 1991
    • Biological Monitoring Committee 2008-present
    • BEELs Project Team 2008-2012
    • Stewardship and Sustainability Committee 2008-present
  • Pittsburgh Local Section – American Industrial Hygiene Association – Member since 1989
    • Program Committee Member – 1991
    • President-Elect – 2003
    • President – 2004
    • Past President – 2005
    • Director – 2008-2010
  • American Board of Industrial Hygiene – Member since 1996
  • International Society for Exposure Assessment, 2007
  • Society for Risk Analysis, 2007

Practice Areas

  • Crisis Management
  • Exposure Assessment and Dose Reconstruction
  • Health and Environmental Risk Assessment
  • Product Sustainability
  • Regulatory Support


Brent Finley
Shannon Gaffney
Dana Hollins
James Keenan
Amy Madl
Julie Panko
Dennis Paustenbach
Jennifer Pierce
Jennifer Sahmel
Paul Scott
Erin Shay Hynds
Ken Unice



Key Services

  • Human health and ecological risk assessments
  • Health-based clean-up criteria development
  • Risk evaluation of remedial alternatives
  • Probabilistic exposure assessments
  • Risk-based sampling design
  • Bioaccessibility studies
  • Exposure activity surveys, including creel-angler
  • Other site-specific applied risk research


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