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About James L. Repace, MSc

James Repace, MSc., is a biophysicist and an international secondhand smoke consultant who has published more than 80 scientific papers on the hazard, exposure, dose, risk, and control of secondhand smoke. He has received numerous national honors, including the Surgeon General’s Medallion, the Flight Attendant Medical Research Institute Distinguished Professor Award, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Innovator Award, and a Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Public Health Association. He held an appointment as a Visiting Assistant Clinical Professor at the Tufts University School of Medicine from 2003 to 2011. He is a former senior policy analyst and scientist with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, in the Office of Air and Radiation, serving on both the Air Policy and Indoor Air Staffs, and in the Exposure Analysis Division, Office of Research and Development, 1979 - 1998. He served as a consultant to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, 1994 – 1995, on its proposed rule to regulate secondhand smoke and indoor air quality. He was a research physicist at the Naval Research Laboratory in the Ocean Sciences and Electronics Divisions, 1968 - 1979.

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