Personal Biography of A. Wallace Hayes, PhD, DABT, FATS, FIBiol, FACFE, ERT
Dr. Hayes is a toxicologist with over 30 years of experience. He has written over 200 peer reviewed publications and is the editor of the textbook, Principles and Methods of Toxicology, the international Journal of Human and Experimental Toxicology and a co-editor of the Target Organ Toxicity Series. Dr. Hayes also is the editor of the Journal of Toxicology-Cutaneous and Ocular Toxicology. Before joining Harvard School of Public Health as a visiting scientist, Dr. Hayes was Vice President of Corporate Product Integrity at the Gillette Company, where he had management responsibility for the safety evaluation of a variety of consumer products, plant safety, environmental stewardship, and quality control. Dr. Hayes is an adjunct professor at Wake Forest University School of Medicine, the University of Louisville School of Medicine and the School of Public Health, The University of Massachusetts. Dr. Hayes holds degrees from Auburn University (PhD in biochemistry, M.S. in physiology) and Emory University. Dr. Hayes was a NSF predoctoral fellow at Auburn University, a NIH postdoctoral fellow at the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, and a NATO Senior Scientist at the Central Veterinary Laboratory, Weybridge, England. Dr. Hayes currently lectures at the Harvard School of Public Health and at Virginia Polytechnic and State University and in the Risk Assessment Summer School of the International Union of Toxicology. Dr. Hayes has served the International Union of Toxicology as the editor of the Proceedings of ICT III (Developments in the Science and Practice of Toxicology) and as the editor of the Proceedings of the 5th Congress of Toxicology in Developing Countries (Toxicology in New Century-Opportunity and Challenge). Dr. Hayes has served as a delegate to IUTOX and on several IUTOX committees. In addition, Dr. Hayes has served on committees for the National Academy of Sciences, the National Institution of Health, and the Department of Defence. Dr. Hayes is a diplomat of the American Board of Toxicology, The Academy of Toxicology Sciences, the American Board of Forensic Medicine and the American Board of Forensic Examiners. He is a Fellow of the Academy of Toxicological Sciences and Institute of Biological Sciences (UK). Dr. Hayes is a registered toxicologist in the European Union (EUROTOX).