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About the Human Health Risk Assessment Program

What We Do

Human Health Risk Assessment plays a unique role in serving the needs of EPA programs by incorporating, integrating, and coordinating the use of scientific information as a foundation for regulatory decision-making to meet the Agency’s mission to protect human health and the environment. Learn more about human health risk assessment research.

Human Health Risk Assessment Strategic Research Action Plan

National Program Director
John Vandenberg, PhD

Acting Deputy National Program Director
Annie Jarabek, PhD

NCEA Assistant Center Director (HHRA Specialist)
James Avery

HHRA Communications Director
Kathleen (Kacee) Deener

HHRA Webmaster
Maureen Johnson