Please join us in welcoming our latest additions to the Battelle Health and Analytics team. Their research and clinical experience will help us to continue to expand our public health research programs and services.
Carl Blaesing Jr. is joining the Medical Readiness and Response (MRR) team as a Research Scientist. Carl will serve as an Occupational and Environmental Health (OEH) expert, assisting military medical and public health clients to achieve effective medical, public health and senior leader preparedness for identification and mitigation of environmental hazards, toxic industrial chemicals, emerging diseases and other hazards impacting environmental health mission requirements. Carl has over more than 20 years of experience in the management, execution and evaluation of occupational and environmental health, safety and emergency management programs as an Environmental Health Officer in the U.S. Navy, most recently serving as Force Health Protection Officer for Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Central Command, 5th Fleet. Carl is a Registered Environmental Health Specialist (REHS)/Registered Sanitarian with expertise in Public Health Law, Emergency Management, Outbreak Investigation, Disease Surveillance, Biosurveillance, Microbiology, Parasitology and Curriculum Development. Carl received his Master of Public Health (MPH) in Environmental Health from the Ohio State University. He also holds an MS in Emergency and Disaster Management and a Graduate Certificate in Health Law.
Alice Chapman is joining the Medical Readiness and Response (MRR) Team as a Senior Occupations & Environmental Health Professional. In this role, she will assist military medical and public health clients to achieve effective medical, public health and senior leader preparedness for identification and mitigation of health hazards, emerging diseases and other hazards impacting mission requirements. Alice is a board-certified public health professional with 24 years of experience in public health practice, research, epidemiology, clinical medicine and project management. Her most recent assignment was as Air Combat Command Public Health Officer at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, where she directed communicable disease, occupational health, food safety and injury prevention programs. Alice also currently serves as Adjunct Faculty for Science at St. Leo University, and as an Adjunct Professor of Community Health at the Center for Global Health, Boonshoft School of Medicine at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio. Alice is a Licensed Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, and a Diplomate with the American College of Veterinary Preventive Medicine. Other areas of expertise include occupational health, data collection tools, data analysis, technical writing and project management. Alice received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from the North Carolina State University. She also holds a BA in Biology from the University of North Carolina, Greensboro, and a Master of Public Health (MPH) from the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences.