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Share Your PPE Expertise With the National Academies

Nov 07, 2023

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine is seeking PPE experts to serve on its Standing Committee on Personal Protective Equipment for Workplace Safety and Health. The agency wants to fill six seats on the committee and is particularly interested in recruiting individuals with the following areas of expertise:

  • Engineering and PPE design
  • PPE standards and evaluation
  • Textiles and material science
  • Aerosol science
  • Occupational safety and health/occupational medicine
  • Infection control and prevention
  • Emergency preparedness and response

Nominations are due by Monday, Nov. 27. If interested, please complete the agency's brief survey to share your interest and information.



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