Janet K. Anderson, PhD, DABT

Dr. Janet Anderson is a Senior Associate with 15 years of experience providing toxicology and risk management strategies to federal agencies, private industry, and municipal clients. She also provides litigation consulting and expert services and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Toxicology. Dr. Anderson specializes in communicating key findings from toxicology studies to inform state and federal regulatory policy and public health decisions. She is a recognized leader in unregulated and emerging contaminants, such as per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), 1,4-dioxane, and 1,2,3-trichloropropane. She has developed strategies to mitigate human health risks and address environmental liability associated with these emerging chemicals for both private and public sector clients. She tracks rapidly evolving science and regulations of these chemicals in the U.S. and internationally, assisting clients with navigating disparate guidelines and stakeholder concerns worldwide. She has extensive experience developing risk communication and risk management strategies for multi stakeholder groups impacted by emerging contaminants, including PFAS.

In addition to her experience in environmental consulting, Dr. Anderson received her Ph.D. in Molecular and Cancer Biology from the University of Cincinnati, completed a post-doctoral fellowship with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and as a civilian government employee, led the U.S. Air Force’s emerging contaminants program and advised the Air Force and Department of Defense on matters related to toxicology and environmental restoration.   A skilled communicator, Dr. Anderson is often an invited speaker and panelist at high-level scientific conferences, regulatory and industry meetings, law seminars, technical webinars and workshops, and community stakeholder meetings.

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Rev Sept 2019