Patrick J. Parsons, USA
Chief, Laboratory of Inorganic and Nuclear Chemistry, Deputy Director, Division of Environmental Health Sciences, Wadsworth Center, PO Box 509, New York State Department of Health, Albany, NY 12201-0509, and Professor, Dept of Environmental Health Sciences, University at Albany.
Patrick Parsons, USA
Dr. Parsons is Chief, Laboratory of Inorganic and Nuclear Chemistry and Deputy Director of the Division of Environmental Health Sciences at the New York State Department of Health's Wadsworth Center, Albany NY.
Dr. Parsons received his Ph.D. degree in Inorganic Biochemistry from the University of London in 1983, and he was a Visiting Fellow at the National Institutes of Health from 1984 to 1986.
At the Wadsworth Center
, Dr. Parsons'
research has focused on trace element analysis of biological tissues and fluids using techniques based on analytical atomic spectrometry.
research includes coupling separation techniques with atomic spectrometry, for characterizing metal species in tissues and fluids, and measuring human exposure to the long-lived actinides.
has authored or coauthored more than 120 articles and book chapters.
holds an academic appointment as full Professor in the Department of Environmental Health Sciences
, School of Public Health at The University at Albany.
He is a Chartered Chemist and Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry, London and is a member of the American Chemical Society (ACS) and the American Association of Clinical Chemists (AACC).