Dr. Petersen Dan
University of Cincinnati, USA
Dr. Petersen Dan is a board certified toxicologist with research interests in the mechanisms of action of plant and animal toxins as well as environmental toxicants. Dr. Petersen is an adjunct professor at the University of Cincinnati teaching pathology, physiology, nutrition and enology in the Horticulture department, as well as toxicology in the environmental studies program. He is a senior educator for Cincinnati Children's Hospital teaching clinical toxicology, and is a toxicologist for US EPA conducting environmental risk assessments. He has been president of several scientific societies, works on several editorial boards for scientific journals, and has published extensively in the areas of toxicology and risk analysis.