Dept of Toxic Substances Control
JEFFREY WONG, Ph.D., is the Chief Scientist for the California Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) at the California Environmental Protection Agency in Sacramento, California. For more than 20 years, he has managed DTSC’s efforts in the areas of environmental measurements, biological and exposure monitoring, toxicology and risk assessment, pollution prevention and technologies. Prior to this, Dr. Wong was involved in forensic investigations for law enforcement. Dr. Wong has served on Study Committees for the National Academy of Sciences, the US EPA and US DOE. He has also worked in areas related to the management and disposal of nuclear materials. Dr. Wong did his graduate work at the University of California, Davis and is currently leading efforts focused on nanotechnologies, emerging contaminants and green chemistry.