Ms. Allison Killius is a Senior Associate Health Scientist with Cardno ChemRisk. She earned her Masters of Environmental Management from Duke University’s Nicholas School of the Environment, concentrating in Ecotoxicology and Environmental Health. Her primary training and areas of expertise include toxicology, consumer product safety, occupational and environmental exposure assessment, and human health risk assessment. She has worked on projects evaluating the human health risks associated with exposure to dioxins and PCBs, lead, mercury, arsenic, phthalates, toluene, benzene, diesel fuel, asbestos, and talc.Â


  • Master of Environmental Management, Ecotoxicology and Environmental Health, Duke University, 2017
  • Bachelor of Science, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Tulane University, 2014

Professional Associations

  • Society of Toxicology, 2016-present
  • American Chemical Society, 2017-present

Most Recent Awards/Professional Honors

  • Cardno Gold Star Award, October 2017
  • Cardno Gold Star Award, August 2019
  • Cardno GEM Award, January 2019