Biography

Mr. Drew Cheatham is a Senior Associate Health Scientist with Cardno ChemRisk. He earned an MS in Toxicology from the University of Michigan School of Public Health in 2017. He also holds a BS in Biology from Illinois State University. His training and research focused on the relationship between perinatal exposure to phthalates and metabolic syndrome in mice. He investigated epigenetic and redox related changes as possible mechanisms linking early life exposure to disease in adulthood. While at Cardno ChemRisk, he has provided support for various litigation and research projects.

Education

  • MS, Toxicology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 2017
  • BS, Biology, Illinois State University, 2014

Professional Associations

  • Society of Toxicology

Most Recent Awards/Professional Honors

  • Rackham Graduate Student Research Grant-University of Michigan Rackham Graduate School (2017)
  • Rackham Graduate Student Conference Travel Grant-University of Michigan Rackham Graduate School (2016)
  • Dean’s Scholarship-University of Michigan School of Public Health (2015 & 2016)
  • Honors Program Scholar with Merit-Illinois State University (2014)