David E. Williams, PhD, Past President
Dr. Williams (Professor, Environmental and Molecular Toxicology, Senior Scientist, The Linus Pauling Institute, member Environmental Health Sciences Center and Director, Superfund Research Program at Oregon State University) received his B.S. from Reed College and PhDin Biochemistry and Biophysics at Oregon State University (OSU).
Following postdoctoral training in Biochemistry at The Medical College of Wisconsin, Dr. Williams returned to OSU and has been on the faculty for 23 years.
Dr. Williams' research
area is drug metabolism, carcinogenesis and cancer chemoprevention.
He serves as an Associate Editor for TAAP.
In addition to the Carcinogenesis
Specialty Section, he
has served on the following SOT
committees: Program (1991-1994); Education (1997-1999); K-12 Education (1997-1998, Chair
,1998-1999); Food Safety Specialty Section (Secretary/Treasurer, 1998-2000); and PANWAT (Secretary/Treasurer, 1990-1992; President, 1996-1997).
He was a member of AL-TX1 (Chair, 2 years) and is currently serving on XNDA.
has authored 165 manuscripts and is the 2009 OSU
Alumni Distinguished Professor.
David E. Williams
Cardiovascular Specialty Section