Dr. Tim Verslycke

Dr. Verslycke has 20 years of combined consulting and academic research experience related to environmental effects of pharmaceuticals, personal care products, and endocrine disruptors.  He speaks regularly at scientific conferences on this and other topics, and has authored more than 40 peer-reviewed journal articles.  His areas of expertise include environmental toxicology and risk assessment; natural resource damage assessment; industrial and consumer product environmental safety assessment; and emerging contaminants.  He currently serves on the Steering Committee of SETAC's Global Interest Group (IG) on Endocrine Disrupter Testing and Risk Assessment and previously served on the Steering Committee of SETAC's Global IG on Pharmaceuticals.  He currently also serves on US EPA's Board of Scientific Counselors (BOSC) Safe and Sustainable Water Resources Subcommittee.  He is a former President of the SETAC North Atlantic Chapter (NACSETAC).  He is also a former scientific advisor to the Center for Health and Environment of the Flanders Regional Government (Belgium) and a former member of the scientific committee of the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ, Belgium).