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Ronald L. Melnick PhD. Toxicology
Independent Consultant


Ronald Melnick, Ph.D, an independent consultant, was a senior toxicologist for 28+ years in the National Toxicology Program (NTP) at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences. At the NTP, he led the design and interpretation of numerous toxicity/carcinogenicity studies, including the design of the NTP studies on cell phone radiofrequency radiation (RFR).  Dr. Melnick has served on numerous scientific review boards and advisory panels, including the US EPA and the WHO’s International Agency for Research on Cancer, which classified RFR as a possible human carcinogen. Dr. Melnick spent one year at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy and is a fellow (emeritus) of the Collegium Ramazzini.