Ms. Mary Doyle, director of the continuing education program at the Johns Hopkins Education and Research Center for Occupational Safety and Health, has been named a member of the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health’s (NIOSH) Board of Scientific Counselors. Based at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, the center is a NIOSH-sponsored program that prepares professionals in the field of occupational safety and health and provides continuing education and outreach to practicing occupational safety and health professionals with regard to ongoing and emerging issues.
Ms. Doyle, a senior research associate in the department of environmental health and engineering, received her MPH from Johns Hopkins in 1995.
The NIOSH Board of Scientific Counselors (BSC) is a federal advisory committee assembled to provide independent advice and guidance to the director of NIOSH. The primary activity of the Board is to provide advice on NIOSH’s occupational safety and health research and prevention programs. The BSC also provides advice on standards of scientific excellence, current needs in the field of occupational safety and health, and the applicability and dissemination of research findings.
Ms. Doyle will be one of 15 experts in occupational safety and health and will serve her term beginning immediately and end in December 2021.