Advisory Committee Members

Sandra Smole, Director, MA State Public Health Laboratory, Bureau of Infectious Disease and Laboratory Sciences

Kristina Ward, PharmD, BCPS,  University of Rhode Island College of Pharmacy

Donna Bartlett, PharmD, CGP, RPh, MCPHS University

Health Department Representatives

Massachusetts Department of Public Health

  • Rebekah Thomas, Director of Injury Prevention and Control
  • Meg Blanchet, MS, REHS, Environmental Toxicology Program
  • Elise Pechter, MPH, CIH, Occupational Health Surveillance Program
  • Jim Laing, Occupational Health Surveillance Program

Rhode Island Department of Health

  • Michael Byrns, Environmental Health Risk Assessment Toxicologist, Center for Healthy Homes and Environment
  • Louis Marchetti, Ph.D, Biomonitoring & Chemical Threat Laboratories

Regional Poison Center Representatives

  • Michele M. Burns, MD, MPH
  • Waqaas Bhutta, MBA, MPH
  • Cheryl Lang, MPH