Chemical and Laboratory Safety Committee Members

2019-2020 Members

Chair: Chris Calvert, Animal Science
Vice Chair: Karen Bales, Psychology

College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences

Chris Calvert, Animal Science
Anita Oberholster, Viticulture and Enology
Qi Zhang, Environmental Toxicology

Alternate: Deepchandra Srivastava

College of Letters and Sciences

Bryan Enderle, Chemistry
Matt Richter, Physics
Mark Kurth, Chemistry

Alternate.: Peter Klavins

College of Engineering

Thomas Young, Civil & Environmental Engineering
Bryan Jenkins, Biological & Agricultural Engineering
Adam Moule, Chemical Engineering/Materials Science
Anthony Wexler, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Alternates: Peter Green and Gail Bornhorst

College of Biological Sciences

Jack Meeks, Microbiology
David Wilson, Molecular and Cellular Biology
Venkatesan Sundaresan, Plant Biology
Tobias Kind, Genome Center
W. Martin Usrey, Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior

Alternate: Alexander Nord

School of Veterinary Medicine

Swee Teh, Anatomy, Physiology and Cell Biology
Pramod Pandey, Population Health and Reproduction
Jeroen Saeij, Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology

Alternates: Tomofumi Kurobe and Xunde Li

School of Medicine

John Voss, Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine
Dennis Hartigan-O'Connor, Medical Microbiology and Immunology
Eamonn Dickson, Physiology & Membrane Biology

Alternate: Michael Ferns

Academic Senate

Karen Bales, Committee on Research

Academic Federation

Erin DiCaprio, Committee on Research

Hazard Communications (Non-lab Chemical Safety)

Scott Cooling, Vet Med Teaching Hospital

Ex-Officio (7)

  • Curtis Plotkin - EH&S Director
  • Chris Wright - EH&S Manager, Health and Safety  |  alternate - Andrew Majewski
  • Karen Gagnon - EH&S Campus Chemical Hygiene Officer  |  alternate - Vacant (ACHO)
  • James Patterson - UC Davis Fire Marshal  |  alternate - Paige McKibbin
  • Karega Paisley - Occupational Health Physician  |  alternate - Vacant
  • Becky Grunewald - EH&S Manager, Lab Safety Review Program  |  alternate - Tony Schrick