Professor of Toxicology, North Carolina State University
David C. Dorman is professor of Toxicology in the Department of Molecular Biosciences at North Carolina State University. The primary objective of his research is to provide a refined understanding of chemically induced neurotoxicity in laboratory animals that will lead to improved assessment of potential neurotoxicity in humans. Dr. Dorman’s research interests include neurotoxicology, nasal toxicology, and pharmacokinetics, and canine olfaction and cognition. He has served as a member or chair of numerous National Research Council Committees most recently chairing the Committee for Design and Evaluation of Safer Chemical Substitutions — A Framework to Inform Government and Industry Decisions. He has served as a member of the National Toxicology Program Board of Scientific Counselors and is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care International. He received his DVM from Colorado State University. He completed a combined PhD and residency program in toxicology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and is a diplomat of the American Board of Veterinary Toxicology and the American Board of Toxicology.