Katie Hill

Environmental Risk Assessor

Ottawa, Ontario

Email: moc.k1505937726isnir1505937726tni@l1505937726lihk1505937726
Phone: +1 613-761-1464 Ext. 228
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Katie Hill is an Environmental Risk Assessor at Intrinsik Corp.  Katie’s work at Intrinsik is mainly focused on the ecological risk assessments of pesticides undergoing re-registration in the United States and Canada, including endangered species assessments.  She has conducted screening-level and refined ecological risk assessments for several pesticides, and has reviewed and provided comments on numerous US EPA and PMRA assessments.  Katie has also been involved in evaluating the bioaccumulation and persistence of pyrethroid insecticides and petroleum hydrocarbon products, and she is currently completing her M.Sc. investigating the potential thyroidogenicity of current use flame retardant chemicals.

Experience Highlights

  • Exposure modelling to assess risk of pesticides to non-target organisms, including screening-level models (e.g., the US EPA’s standard pesticide exposure models) as well as probabilistic exposure models developed by Intrinsik.
  •  Development and application of criteria for evaluating quality of ecotoxicological, mesocosm/microcosm, and bioaccumulation studies.

Education and Professional Qualifications

  • Candidate for M.Sc., Biology with Specialization in Chemical and Environmental Toxicology, Carleton University
  • B.Sc. (Honours), Biology with Specialization in Ecology and Environmental Biology, Co-operative Education, University of Waterloo

Professional Affiliations

  • Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC), North American Chapter and Laurentian Regional Chapter Member
  • Board of Directors, Annual General Meeting Committee, and Women in Science Committee of Laurentian SETAC

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Intrinsik Corp., is a dynamic science-based consulting firm.  We are eagerly interested in professionals to add to our accredited staff base.  Intrinsik is strongly committed to our employees by ensuring mentoring, training and advancement for those with a drive to succeed.  Our areas of expertise include and are not limited to toxicology, human health and environmental risk assessment, biology, multi-media exposure modeling, environmental science, and risk management.

Diversity is not only part of our company’s culture, it is a core business strategy.  We are building a workforce that is representative of our society, and our programs and policies are designed to foster diversity and inclusion.

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Our goal is to create an environment that is inclusive to all members of the community.  Intrinsik Corp., focuses on identifying, removing, and preventing barriers for persons with disabilities, and our policy complies with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA).

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