of the Division of Science, Research
and Environmental Health is to help ensure that the department's decision-making
is based upon the best possible scientific and technical information.
The role of this division is to provide the department with, and access
to, expertise and information that supports its technical and policy needs.
In addition, the division performs research to meet the information
and problem-solving needs, identifies and understands emerging issues that
require the department's attention and advocates/integrates the
multi-disciplinary perspective into the department's identification,
analysis and resolution of environmental issues.
of Science, Research and Environmental Health
Dr. Gary A. Buchanan, Director