Biography

Dr. Andrew D. Monnot is a toxicologist with over 8 years of professional experience conducting and managing studies involving chemical exposures and human health risk assessment. He specializes in applied research, litigation support, regulatory challenges and risk-based site investigations. Dr. Monnot has studied the health effects of exposure to a wide range of chemicals, including cobalt, lead, chromium, arsenic, cyanide, various industrial chemicals, perfluoronated compounds, as well as pharmaceutical agents and ingredients in personal care and cosmetic products. Dr. Monnot’s areas of expertise include applied toxicology involving the use of exposure assessment methods, such as physiologically-based pharmacokinetic (PBPK) models, for quantitative risk assessment as well as specific areas of toxicology, including toxicokinetics, metals toxicology, and dermal toxicology. Dr. Monnot has published over 20 peer-reviewed scientific papers in the last five years, led a scientific team tasked with evaluating the safety of a personal care product under investigation by the FDA, and has been an invited speaker at numerous universities, conferences, and seminars. In addition, he serves has an active peer-reviewer for a number of scientific journals.

Education

  • PhD, Toxicology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, 2011
  • BS, Biology, Walsh University, North Canton, 2006

Professional Associations

  • Society of Toxicology (SOT)
  • Society for Risk Analysis (SRA)
  • Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC)
  • Genetic and Environmental Toxicology Association of Northern California (GETA)
  • International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH) Scientific Committee on Neurotoxicology and Psychophysiology Conference

Most Recent Awards/Professional Honors

  • Purdue University: College of Health and Human Sciences, Early Career Achievement Award, 2019-2020
  • Purdue University: School of Health Sciences, Distinguished Young Alumni Award, 2018-2019
  • Purdue University: Wayne V. Kessler Graduate Student Award in Health Sciences, 2010
  • Society of Toxicology: Student Travel Award Winner, 2010
  • Purdue University: Ross Fellowship, 2006 - 2007