National Children’s Study Federal Advisory Committee Member (ex officio)
Dr. Bahadori is the National Program Director for Chemical Safety for Sustainability (CSS) at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. CSS research advances sustainable development, use, and assessment of existing chemicals and emerging materials by developing and applying integrated chemical evaluation strategies and decision-support tools. Before joining EPA in May 2012, she was the Managing Director of the Long-Range Research Initiative at the American Chemistry Council (ACC). Dr. Bahadori is a past president of the International Society of Exposure Science and is an associate editor of the Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology. She has served as a member of several committees of the National Academies, including one on exposure science in the 21st Century. She is a member of the Board of Scientific Counselors for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National Center for Environmental Health-Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry. Before joining the ACC, she was the manager of Air Quality Health Integrated Programs of the Electric Power Research Institute. Dr. Bahadori holds a doctorate in environmental science and engineering from the Harvard School of Public Health.