Name
A. Michael Kaplan
Educational Degrees
BA, MS, PhD
Education
B.A. (Biology)Hartwick College, NY M.S. (Marine Biology) Long Island Univerisity, NY Ph.D. (Toxicology) University of Michigan
Expertise
Agricultural Chemicals/Pesticides, Carcinogenicity, Developmental and Reproductive Toxicology, Endocrine Toxicology and Endocrine Disruptors, Litigation Support, Product Safety Assessment, Regulatory Toxicology, Risk Assessment
Specialties
Toxicology, biomonitoring, endocrine, children’s health issues, human studies, global regulatory requirements/compliance (TSCA/REACH/GHS/Prop.65/etc…), alternative to animal testing issues, development of most effective/efficient testing strategies (tiered test approaches), study oversight/data interpretation, risk assessment, assistance in development of positions and communications with governmental agencies and non-governmental organization, and litigation support.
Experience
Over 36 years of experience in research, testing and consulting in toxicology and global regulatory issues, including most recently, Director of Regulatory Affairs for 11 years at DuPont Haskell Global Centers for Health & Environmental Sciences.  I served as a key figure in various roles related to science, regulatory and policy issues, as well as numerous government, inter-industry trade association, and international non-governmental forums sponsored by organizations such as EPA, ACC, ECETOC, ILSI/HESI, Formaldehyde Council, Inc., OECD, BIAC and IARC.  Examples of my roles for these organizations are:  Chair of the American Chemistry Council (ACC) Biomonitoring Committee, Chair of the ACC Children’s Health Committee, and member of the ACC Endocrine Science and Policy Committee, the ACC Public Health and Science Policy Committee, the OECD Subgroup on Alternatives to Animal Testing for Nanomaterials and the ILSI/HESI Biomonitoring Committee.
Address
23 Wilkinson Drive
City
Landenberg
State
PA
Zip Code
19350
Country
USA
Telephone
610-299-5555