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David Richardson, PhD

David Richardson, PhD

Associate Professor
Department of Epidemiology
  • 2102B McGavran-Greenberg Hall
  • CB# 7435
  • Chapel Hill, NC 27599
  • USA

Dr. Richardson leads the team for managing disease through linking electronic data within the Research and Innovation Solutions Gillings Innovation Lab.

Honors and Awards

Member, Scientific Advisory Committee, Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology (CREAL), Barcelona, Spain

2013, UNC-CH

Member, Institute of Medicine, Committee on Research Directions in Human Biological Effects of Low Level Ionizing Radiation, National Academies of Science, Washington DC

2013, UNC-CH

Member, Advisory Group on Quantitative Risk Characterization for the IARC Monographs, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France

2013, UNC-CH

Member, Institute of Medicine, Committee on Review of the Department of Labor’s Site Exposure Matrix Database, National Academies of Science, Washington DC

2013, UNC-CH

Research Fellow

2012, Institute for Radiological Protection and Nuclear Safety

Member, Agricultural Health Study, National Advisory Panel, Washington, DC

2012, UNC-CH

Best paper in Biometrics

2011, American Statistical Association (ASA)

Analytics and Statistics Section Best Presentation Award

2011, Western Users of SAS Software

Research Activities

Research interests

Environment (general)
Injury prevention
Occupational health

Research activities

Occupational epidemiology
Environmental epidemiology
Radiation epidemiology
Injury epidemiology

Key Publications

Staff/Administrative Duties

Director, Program in Occupational Epidemiology, North Carolina Occupational Safety and Health Education and Research Center

Core Faculty, Injury Prevention Research Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Member, Exposure and Biomarkers Research Core, Center for Environmental Health and Susceptibility

Member, Cancer Epidemiology Program, Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center


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