Presentation:    Emerging Contaminants: Pharmaceuticals in the Environment

Speaker:              Julie Becker, MA, PhD, MPH

Julie Becker, Ph.D., MPH is an Assistant Professor at the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia.  She is the Founder of an award winning, environmental health non-profit.  Dr. Becker is spearheading a regional collaborative of federal, state, and local governments, non-profits, and academics that utilizes research to develop better practices in pharmaceutical waste management. Additionally, she is currently participating in international efforts on reducing pharmaceutical waste.