Thomas Galligan
Toxicologist
Washington, D.C.

Areas of Expertise

  • Ingredient safety
  • Personal care products
  • Pesticides
  • Cleaners

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Education

  • Ph.D., Biomedical Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina
  • B.S., Dairy Science, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

About

As part of the Healthy Living Science team, Thomas Galligan reviews the safety of products and ingredients, from personal care products to cleaners, and contributes to the Shopper’s Guide to Pesticides in Produce™. He joined EWG after completing a postdoctoral position at his alma mater, Virginia Tech, where he investigated links between ecosystem degradation and reproductive health in the hellbender salamander.

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