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Personal Biography of Elwood Hill, Ph.D.

Dr. Elwood Hill has conducted research on wildlife toxicology since 1966.  He retired from the U.S. Department of Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center in Laurel, Maryland in 1995 and now works as a consultant.  He has published widely on the hazards of pesticides and chemical contaminants to wildlife, and on development and validation of wildlife testing protocol and diagnostic methods.  Dr. Hill has served as a consultant on wildlife toxicology for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA), various State environmental programs, and the private sector.  He has served as an Ad Hoc member of USEPA's Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act Scientific Advisory Panel on scientific issues concerning wildlife testing protocols and probabilistic risk assessments.  Dr. Hill is a long-standing member of the Society of Toxicology, a charter member of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, a Certified Wildlife Biologist, and has been an Adjunct Professor at the University of Maryland (Program in Toxicology) and the University of Nevada (Center for Environmental Sciences and Engineering).


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