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CUNY Alumnus Appointed Regional Administrator, Occupational Safety and Health Administration for Health and Human Services Region 3

Mr. Richard Mendelson, an alumnus of the Master’s program in Environmental and Occupational Safety & Health, was appointed as the Regional Administrator, Occupational Safety and Health Administration for the Department of Health and Human Services, Region 3 (Pennsylvania, Maryland, District of Columbia, Virginia, West Virginia and Delaware).  Previously, Mr. Mendelson was the Assistant Administrator for Region 2 (New York, New Jersey, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands). The 10 OSHA Regional Offices oversee most field activities of OSHA, including all facility inspections.