LISA M. BROSSEAU, Sc.D., is an associate professor in the School of Public Health at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis. She received her Sc.D. in environmental health sciences, industrial hygiene, from Harvard University. Her research interests include performance of respiratory protection devices, aerosol measurement, filtration, and health and safety interventions in small businesses.
HOWARD J. COHEN, Ph.D., M.P.H., C.I.H., is a professor and coordinator of undergraduate programs in Occupational Safety and Health at the University of New Haven. He formerly was the manager of industrial hygiene at the Olin Corporation and editor in chief of the American Industrial Hygiene Association Journal. He is a graduate of Boston University, where he received a B.A. in biology. Dr. Cohen received his master’s of public health and Ph.D. degrees in industrial health from the University of Michigan. He is certified in the comprehensive practice of industrial hygiene (C.I.H.) by the American Board of Industrial Hygiene. Dr. Cohen is chair of the ANSI Z88.2 committee on respiratory protection and a member of the editorial board of the Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene. He is the past chair of the American Industrial Hygiene Association’s Committee on Respiratory Protection, a past president of the Connecticut River Valley Chapter of the American Industrial Hygiene Association, and a past officer and treasurer of the American Board of Industrial Hygiene.
E. JOHN GALLAGHER, M.D., is university chair in the Department of Emergency Medicine and a professor of emergency medicine at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He received his M.D. from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in 1972. His research interests include out-of-hospital cardiac arrest, acute pain measurement and management, bedside clinical problem solving, and diagnostic testing strategies. His health policy interests include clinical guideline development and provision of safety-net healthcare to minorities, the uninsured, and other medically underserved inner-city populations.
KATHLEEN F. GENSHEIMER, M.D., M.P.H., is the state epidemiologist for the Maine Center for Disease Control, Department of Health and Human Services. As state epidemiologist, she is responsibile for providing medical and epidemiological guidance and consultation to the Maine CDC’s leadership team, medical professionals, diagnostic laboratories, veterinarians, and other state-level professional, official, and voluntary health