Health and Environmental Effects Research
NHEERL Researcher Appointed SOT IRSS Councilor
Aimen K. Farraj of NHEERL’s Environmental Public Health Division (EPHD) Cardiopulmonary and Immunotoxicology Branch has been appointed as a Councilor to the Inhalation Respiratory Specialty Section (IRSS) of the Society of Toxicology (SOT). Dr. Farraj’s term begins May 1, 2011, and will expire at the end of April 2013. The IRSS advocates for SOT researchers involved in inhalation toxicology research, including proposing symposia and other sessions at the national SOT meeting that are of interest to many EPA scientists.