Biography

Dr. Natalie Suder Egnot is a Supervising Health Scientist with Cardno ChemRisk in the Pittsburgh, PA office. She completed her undergraduate studies at the Pennsylvania State University, and obtained both a Master’s of Public Health in Infectious Diseases and Microbiology and a Doctor of Public Health in Epidemiology from the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health. Dr. Egnot’s master’s thesis examined the association between herpesvirus coinfection and non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma among men living with HIV, and her dissertation work utilized novel statistical methods to evaluate the role of inflammation and psychological stress in the development and progression of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease. During her time at the University of Pittsburgh, Dr. Egnot also obtained certificates in Global Health and Public Health Program Evaluation.

Dr. Egnot has used epidemiological principles to evaluate complex relationships between occupational and environmental exposures to chloroprene, man-made vitreous fibers, metals, talc, tobacco products, and various malignant and non-malignant health outcomes. She also has experience evaluating the effects of health policies and public health programs on health outcomes and disparities. Dr. Egnot frequently performs statistical analyses of epidemiological data, and is skilled in epidemiological study design, health communication, and evidence integration. She also supports several clients in their response to and management of COVID-19-associated risks protecting worker health and strengthening business resilience.

Education

  • DrPH, Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, 2014-2017
  • MPH, Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, 2012-2014
  • BS, Biology, Pennsylvania State University, 2008-2012

Most Recent Awards/Professional Honors

  • National Heart, Lung and, Blood Institute T32 Pre-Doctoral Trainee (2014-2017)
  • Environmental Fellow, The Pittsburgh Albert Schweitzer Fellows Program (2013-2014)