Dr. Gary Ginsberg SRP Visit and Seminar on Emerging Contaminants

Gary Ginsberg, Ph.D., Director NY State Department of Health’s Center for Environmental Health and Professor at Yale University, met with our Dartmouth Superfund Research Program team and several trainees to discuss risk assessment and toxicology regarding emerging contaminants, including PFAS and 1-4 Dioxane. Dr. Ginsberg also participated in lunch-time conversation with our state partners from the VT Department of Health and NH DES (Department of Environmental Services) and NH DHHS (Health and Human Services) to discuss issues of mutual concern pertaining to emerging contaminants and PFAS in particular. More than 50 people attended an afternoon seminar Dr. Ginsberg gave on “The Challenge and Opportunities Presented by Emerging Contaminants.”