Dr. Shira Kramer
11409 Cronhill Drive
Owings Mills MD, 21117
EPIDEMIOLOGY INTERNATIONAL specializes in epidemiological studies, litigation support, causation analyses and expert witness testimony.
BIO / Resume / CV:
Education: B.A. 1973 M.S. - 1975 Ph.D. - 1979 Natural Sciences Human Genetics Epidemiology The Johns Hopkins University The Johns Hopkins University The Johns Hopkins University Baltimore, MD School of Public Health School of Public Health Baltimore, MD Baltimore, MD Current Professional Affiliations: 1985-Present: President, Epidemiology International, Inc. (formerly called RidgeCom, Inc.), Owings Mills, MD (Firm specializes in epidemiological research and consulting) 1995-Present: President, The Sterilex Corporation, Owings Mills, MD (Firm specializes in developing and marketing antimicrobial technologies for infection control) Positions Held: Summer, 1975 Epidemiologist, National Heart and Lung Institute, National Institutes of Health 1976-1978 Teaching Fellow in Epidemiology, The Johns Hopkins University 1979-1985 Epidemiologist, Childrens Cancer Research Center, Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia 1979-1985 Assistant Professor of Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine 1985-1991 Adjunct Assistant Professor of Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine 1985-Present President, Epidemiology International, Inc. (formerly called RidgeCom, Inc.) 1995-Present President, Sterilex Corporation Specialty Certification Fellow, American College of Epidemiology Memberships in Professional Societies American Society for Microbiology Organization for Safety and Asepsis Procedures (Member, Board of Directors) Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology Consumer Specialty Products Association Women in Bio (Member, Board of Directors) International Association for Food Protection Current Committee Appointments American Dental Association Accredited Standards Committee, MD156, Subcommittee 9, Working Group 9.48, Dental Unit Air and Water Quality. Chair, Program Committee, Women in Bio Board Positions Organization for Safety and Asepsis Procedures Women in Bio Patents Methods of Using a Cleaner, Sanitizer, Disinfectant, Fungicide, Sporicide, Chemical Sterilizer US Patent # 5,320,805, June 14, 1994. Honors Recipient, Technology Council of Maryland Bio Product of the Year, 2004 Award for Sterilex Ultra for Dental Unit Waterlines (Removes biofilm and disinfects water in dental unit waterlines). Publications:
Epidemiology Biostatistics Cancer Childhood Cancer Causation Analysis Weight Of Evidence Analysis Exposure Health Environmental Epidemiology Occupational Epidemiology Toxic Infectious Diseases Perinatal Epidemiology Carcinogens Foodborne Illness Hazardous Materials Mold Superfund