Executive Council


Melissa McDiarmid, MD, MPH, DABT
Professor of Medicine and Director
Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA

Secretary General

Morando Soffritti, MD
Scientific Director, Ramazzini Institute, Bologna, Italy.


Mark Robson, PhD MPH DrPH
Board of Governors Distinguished Service Professor and Distinguished Professor of Plant Biology at Rutgers University School of Environmental and Biological Sciences


Philip J. Landrigan, MD, MSc, DIH, FAAP, FACPM, FACOEM
Professor of Biology and Director, Program for Global Public Health and the Common Good, Boston College, Boston MA, USA

Henry Anderson, MD
Wisconsin Department of Health and Social Services, Madison, WI, USA.

Fiorella Belpoggi, PhD
Director, Cesare Maltoni Cancer Research Center, Ramazzini Institute, Bologna, Italy.

Ludwine Casteleyn, MD
Researcher, Center for Human Genetics, University of Leuven, Belgium and Advisor to the Belgian Federal Public Health Service.

Roberto Lucchini, MD, PhD
Faculty at the School of Public, International University of Florida, USA & Professor of Occupational Health at the University of Brescia, Italy.

Daniela Pelclová, MD, PhD
Head of the Department for Occupational Medicine, First Medical Faculty, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic

Kurt Straif, MD, MPH, PhD
Visiting Professor of Epidemiology
Co-Director, Global Observatory on Pollution and Health Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA, USA
Researcher ISGlobal, Barcelona, Spain

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