Karen S. Galea, PhD
Dr. Karen Galea, Section Head Exposure Science, IOM, Edinburgh, UK. Karen has over 18 years research and consultancy experience in human exposure assessment. She has been actively involved in a wide variety of research projects which currently include improving exposure assessment methodologies use in pesticide epidemiological studies, characterization of aerosols in various working environments, application of the exposome concept in the oil and gas industry and the use of biomonitoring methods. She has held a voluntary role for a number of professional societies. These include membership of the ISES 2015, IOHA 2015 and several annual UK BOHS conference-organizing committees and is one of the founding members of the UK & Ireland annual one day Occupational and Exposure Science meetings. In addition, she is a member of the BSI ‘EH/002/02 Work place atmospheres’ and ISO/TC 146/SC 2/WG 8 "Assessment of contamination of skin and surfaces from airborne chemicals" committees.